Producer / Senior Booker, Hannity
Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
Full Time Job
The Hannity team is looking for a highly motivated and collaborative Producer/Senior Booker. You will be responsible for booking top-tier guests for the most watched show on cable news. We are looking for both a leader and a team player who has great contacts, a great attitude, and understands the Hannity audience.
You will be offered the following shift: MONDAYS THRU FRIDAYS (2:00 PM-10:00 PM)
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Responsible for booking top-tier guests for the show on a daily basis.
• Conduct pre-interviews and research packets for various guests and segments.
• Strategize and collaborate with colleagues about the best guests to book for the show.
• Pitch different guests and topics that would be a good fit for the show.
• Proofread scripts, banners, and fullscreens for accuracy.
• Must work well independently and also in a team environment.
• Have the ability to write segment intros and cut soundbites as needed.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• A bachelor's degree and or relevant work experience is preferred
• At least 4 years of experience in news or politics
• Solid knowledge and passion for current events and politics
• Previous booking experience
• Willing to travel when necessary
• Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
• Excellent communication skills
• Strong editorial and newsgathering experience
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 2019 as the most-watched basic cable network for the fourth consecutive year in both primetime and total day among total viewers, and has held its number one national cable news channel status for 72 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.