Senior Booking Producer
Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
Full Time Job
We are looking for a talented Senior Booking Producer to join the Sunday Morning Futures and Maria Bartiromo's Wall Street teams. As the Senior Booking Producer, you understand the importance of the ''first phone call''. You have the ability to reel in the big get before anyone else! You know what it takes to get the exclusive. You have the right attitude and understand that landing the best and right guest can make or break a show.
Work week is Wednesday- Sunday
Wednesday- Saturday: 8:30am-5:30pm
Sunday: 5:30 am to 1:30 pm
Flexibility is vital to this role!
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Book high-profile politicians, business executives and other big-name guests for segments
• Pitch unique and interesting stories that our viewers will relate to
• Conduct research and compiling well rounded pre- interviews
• Manage daily deadline turnarounds of a live-show
• Strategize with your colleagues on best booking approaches
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• A bachelor's degree and or relevant work experience
• You have an extensive rolodex and can book everyone from high-profile politicians, executives and other people at the center of major news stories
• Ability to work Saturdays
• Previous booking experience
• 5 years of experience in television
• Strong writing skills and editorial judgement
• A passion for current events
• Willing and able to work under tight deadline pressures while juggling long-term bookings
YOU ARE MASTERFULLY SKILLED AT
• Researching breaking news stories, last-minute booking
• Finding people via Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Reddit
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.