Fox News ChannelLos Angeles, CA
Full Time Job
We are looking for a Reporter with strong editorial judgment to drive page views to our website. In this role, you will report and aggregate stories from a wide range of sources and cover breaking news. You will play a critical role in helping Foxnews.com continue to be a must-click destination for morning commuters. are a skilled and fast writer with strong AP Style skills and demonstrate no difficulty working in a fast pace, deadline driven, news environment.
You may be assigned one of the following shift:
Tuesday – Saturday, Sunday – Thursday, or Monday – Friday
10:30PM – 6:30AM EST/ 7:30PM – 3:30AM PST
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Conceptualize and execute original reporting, including long-term projects when possible, and conduct interviews (mostly by phone or email)
• Report breaking news events that occur during the overnight hours, write quickly and precisely to help solidify Fox News as the go-to site for developing stories
• Scour national and international media for stories that resonate with FoxNews.com's audience
• Aggregate stories with complete and proper attribution
• Present all stories (original, breaking and aggregated) in an accessible, consistent and compelling style
• Fill in to program the home page on an as needed basis
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• A Bachelor's degree and at least two years of experience covering the news
• A firm grasp of current events and a desire to be precise, quick and accurate in presenting the news to the vast FoxNews.com audience
• Knowledge of AP style
• Willingness to work closely with editors and fellow reporters, including frequent coloration on stories
• Flexibility to fill in on other shifts when demanded by breaking news or other editorial responsibilities
Please attach a resume to be considered, applications without resumes will be considered incomplete and will not be reviewed.
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.