Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
Full Time Job
We are looking for a talented Production Assistant to join the Fox Nation team. Designed to enhance the FOX News viewer experience, Fox Nation will take a deep dive into the big issues of the day with live exclusive daily streaming content and long-form programming available only to subscribers. Fox Nation will also include access to exclusive 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 social media 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.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Assist in producing segments
• Pitch story ideas and write scripts
• Booking and greeting guests for segments
• Working heavily with social media content
• Assist with field shoots when necessary
• Multi-tasking and prioritizing in a 24/7 breaking news environment
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Solid production and post- production skills
• Strong social media and digital skills
• Prior internship or job experience in production
• A strong knowledge of news & current events
• Experience in a control room is a plus
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 operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOXNews.com and the soon to launch OTT platform, FOX Nation. FOX News also produces FOX News Sunday on FOX Broadcasting Company and FOX News Edge. A top five-cable network, FNC has been the most watched news channel in the country for more than 16 years. According to a 2018 Research Intelligencer study by Brand Keys, FOX News ranks as the second most trusted television brand in the country while a Suffolk University/USA Today survey states that FOX News is the most trusted source for television news or commentary in the country. FNC is available in 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape while routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.