Associate Producer, Media Desk
Fox CorporationWashington, DC
Full Time Job
As a service desk to both Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network and dotcom entities, the Media Desk is looking for an Associate Producer to work in our Washington DC bureau. You will have a solid understanding of both the technical aspects of digital media and the editorial judgment of a newsroom environment. All candidates must have a general understanding of national/international news as well as a passion for politics and beltway news. A constant sense of urgency is absolutely required in order to make editorial and logistical decisions in a fast paced news environment.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Monitor large volumes of incoming media via Satellite, FTP and physical hardware ingest
Use video hardware to ingest physical media into a digital system (monitoring quality control standards with correct video and audio levels)
Understand digital video file formats, file conversion, file play-out and file transfer (FTP)
Understand web video, streaming video, social media, Skype, etc.
Complete basic desktop edits
Attend daily interdepartmental meetings to proactively discuss and plan for future events
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
A bachelor's degree and/or relevant work experience is preferred
Strong writing skills and editorial judgment
A passion for current events
Familiarity with iNews
Understanding of tape-less workflow in a newsroom
Scheduled rotation between days, nights and weekends
At least 3-5 years of live television newsroom experience
Good communication skills and a positive attitude
Ability to work seamlessly in a team-oriented environment
Ability to work well with others and help to train co-workers and new employees
Please apply to our FOX Careers website using keyword search: R50008870
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