Associate Producer - Your World With Neil Cavuto
Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
Full Time Job
Your World with Neil Cavuto is looking for a talented and hard-working Associate Producer who can book major newsmakers and help build segments for the 4pm hour on Fox News Channel. As an Associate Producer, the main responsibility is booking top guests in business and politics. Other skills required are researching, writing, and assisting with social media. Some control room experience is helpful but not required. Potential candidates must have the ability to deliver on tasks quickly during breaking news situations under tight deadline pressure. If you are looking to work with a great team of professionals on the number-one news channel in America, we can't wait to meet you.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Creatively conceive and select elements such as sound, video clips, lower third banners and quotes to best illustrate segments
• Pitch and produce live shots, guest segments and anchor clips
• Conduct independent research, analyze and interpret domestic, international and political affairs to develop and pitch story ideas to anchor and senior show staff
• Research, identify and book potential guests for stories
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• A Bachelor's degree and 2-5 years of working in live news is preferred
• Good editorial judgment as well as strong writing skills
• Extensive contacts for guest booking
• The ability to work well in a fast paced and intense atmosphere
• Familiarity with iNews, VIZ and an understanding of building program rundowns
• Flexibility to work various shifts when needed, and a willingness to travel when the show goes on the road
• Motivated, self-starter attitude with the ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize
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.
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox News Channel
Fox News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. A top five cable network, FNC has been the most-watched news channel in the country for more than 14 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.