Field Producer, London Bureau

Job Number: R50025005

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Editorial, News, Production

Location Type: Onsite

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location: London, London , United Kingdom

Job Posting Date: April 30, 2024

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Media

FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the newly announced platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 20 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks among the top business channels on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are currently seeking a motivated and experienced Producer to join our London Bureau team. As a Producer, you will play a crucial role in covering breaking news stories, producing live reports, and delivering engaging content to our viewers. You will work with reporters to schedule interviews, obtain information, write scripts, build graphics, and deliver compelling live shots and packages. This position requires flexibility, adaptability, and a strong editorial sense.  A natural curiosity about news is a must.  

The Producer must be familiar and comfortable with operating in hostile environments. The job involves strenuous work and long hours. You must be adaptive and tolerant of changes and difficult situations. Completion of hostile environment training and prior experience working in a war zone is essential.

If you are a creative, motivated, and curious individual with a passion for news and the ability to thrive in challenging environments, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity to join the Fox News London Bureau team.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate with news crews and reporters to cover breaking news stories and live reports

  • Produce live shots and packages in coordination with London-based reporters, camera crews, and editors

  • Gather elements from our digital library, conduct interviews, and oversee b-roll shoots for live shots

  • Pitch stories, conduct research, collect elements, write scripts, and supervise edits

  • Travel on short notice to breaking news locations and coordinate live shots with other Fox Bureaus

  • Draft pieces for FOX Digital 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 5+ years of experience in news production 

  • Willingness to travel extensively, often at short notice

  • Strong editorial skills with excellent communication and writing abilities 

  • Completion of hostile environment training and prior experience working in a war zone is essential

  • Flexibility, versatility, and excellent interpersonal skills are necessary for this role

  • Ability to multitask, prioritize tasks effectively, and work under pressure 

  • Must be available to work various shifts including overnights, holidays, and weekends

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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

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