Associate Producer, Fox Nation
Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
Full Time Job
We are looking for a talented Associate Producer to join the Fox Nation long-form team. Designed to enhance the FOX News viewer experience, Fox Nation takes a deep dive into the big issues of the day with exclusive streaming documentaries and investigative, historic and uplifting programming available only to subscribers. Fox Nation also includes access to exclusive live events and 20 plus years of archival FNC programming not available anywhere else.
You are familiar working in a fast- paced environment that is constantly changing. You are someone who is highly organized and has great time management skills. You are someone who is proficient in storytelling, writing and digitally savvy. You are looking for the next step in your career. You are someone who has a ''can-do'' attitude and enjoys working and collaborating with a team. As the Associate Producer, you work on all aspects of multiple long-form productions from concept to completion, working with a small team of associate producers and production assistants to complete multiple documentary-style projects at one time. You also assist with other productions such as on-location town hall and live event programming and specials. You should be able to determine, plan, and manage their own day-to-day activities as well as long-term priorities regarding all aspects of the production.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Research stories, write scripts, coordinate field shoots, find archival video, manage rights and clearances
• Coordinate with other departments throughout Fox such as legal, finance, graphics, and field production
• Produce projects ranging in length from 10 minutes to 1 hour
• Pitch story ideas and write scripts
• Book and pre-interview guests for interviews
• Work with field crews to shoot interviews and footage related to the projects
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Excellent writing and storytelling skills
• Ability to work with others under strict pressure to meet imposed deadlines
• At least 2 years' experience writing and producing
• Experience at a legitimate news organization, production company or documentary film company
• Strong knowledge of current events as well as historical events
• Ability to write, edit and proof-read quality written content
• Ability to work as a part of a team
• Ability to think creatively and develop new and interesting approaches to storytelling
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox News Channel
FOX News Channel is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. FOX News finished 2018 as the most-watched basic cable network for the third consecutive year in both primetime and total day among total viewers, and has held its number one national cable news channel status for 68 consecutive quarters. FNC is available in nearly 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.