Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
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 a rapidly growing audience. You 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 shifts:
Tuesday – Saturday, Sunday – Thursday, or Monday – Friday
6:30AM EST/ 2:30PM
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Cover policy, campaigns, issues and events for FoxNews.com's politics team
• Conceptualize and execute original reporting, including long-term projects, and conduct interviews in person, by phone or via email
• Report breaking news, write quickly and precisely
• 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
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• A Bachelor's degree and at least five years of experience covering the news is preferred
• 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
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.