Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
Part-time Freelance Editor, FoxNews.com (NY or LA)
We are looking for a Freelance Editor to join the Fox News family. As the FoxNews.com Editor you will be responsible for editing and producing content that is important to Foxnews.com audience.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Work with Sr. Editor and others on the team to handle a wide range of content on various topics. This includes fast-paced deadlines related to breaking news.
• Produce content in the FoxNews.com publishing system.
• Work with a variety of anchors, authors and others
• Work with front page editors, SEO and social team to present sharp, compelling headlines and story/photo captions
• Identify, edit and publish Fox News-generated content from contributors, television shows and freelance sources.
• Edit and produce content on deadline as needed
• Identify, crop and treat photos and graphics for placement throughout Foxnews.com
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Two years proven experience in daily breaking news environment, preferably for nationally recognized news outlet
• Demonstrated editing, writing and news judgment skills
• Excellent knowledge of current events and relevant history
• Flexibility to work various shifts to cover 24-hour new cycle
• Photoshop experience, knowledge of HTML, video editing technology
• Ability to both work very closely with others and function independently with minimal supervision, depending on the situation
• Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news
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.
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