Web Video Producer
Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
Fox News is looking for a Freelance Web Video Producer to encode video clips for FoxNews.com. As the Web Video Producer you are highly organized and detailed-oriented. You thrive in a fast pace environment and can maneuver through multiple tasks with ease. Your proactive nature and self-starter characteristics will allow you to excel in this role.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Work with FoxNews.com's editorial staff to identify and encode segments from Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network
• Write compelling, SEO-friendly headlines and descriptions for video clips
• Identify and crop photos and graphics for video thumbnails
• Associate video clips to relevant articles on FoxNews.com
• Stream live events on FoxNews.com and social media
• Produce content on deadline as needed
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Team player who can also operate independently
• Flexibility to work different shifts to cover 24-hour new cycle including weekends and nights
• Knowledge of digital video production and editing tools
• Photoshop, File Transfer Protocol and HTML a plus
• Experience with web publishing tools and content management systems
• Some experience in daily breaking news environment preferred
• Demonstrated news judgment, headline and caption writing skills
• Excellent grammar and spelling skills, knowledge of AP Style preferred
• Knowledge and experience of posting videos through various social media sites
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.