Senior Producer, Fox & Friends
Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
We are looking for a dynamic, hardworking, creative Senior Producer to join our FOX & Friends team. In this role, you will have the opportunity to craft and help manage America's #1 Cable Morning Show. We are looking for a leader, a proven go-getter, someone who loves making great television and who's willing to work harder than anyone else to make it happen.
This role will last from October 2018 - November 2018.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Provide solid news judgment and manage all facets of the production
• Set the editorial and production standards and provide leadership in the newsroom
• Manage broadcast and team to meet content objectives and newscast strategies to live up to the brand
• Oversee control room operations – chief point person for anchors
• Take the lead on editorial and content for the show – day of and beyond
• React to breaking news, oversee the bookers and ensure the right guests are getting on the air as news happens
• Manage and develop segment producers, line producers, writers, and Production Assistants
• Coordinate guests, field crews, shoots, and staffing
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• At least 8 years of newsroom experience and producing / line producing a television newscast
• Excellent organizational and managerial skills as well as the ability to create an environment that fosters team work
• Decisive and skilled management of a control room
• Detail oriented nature with the ability to work under tight deadline pressures
• Knowledge and passion for current events and politics
• Exceptional editorial skills; ability to recognize stories with high potential for compelling television
• Proven track record of leadership and newscast ratings growth
• Degree in Journalism or related field
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.