Writer / Producer, Hannity
Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
Full Time Job
The Hannity team is looking for a highly-motivated, collaborative, and creative Writer/Producer. As the Writer/Producer you will help craft the show's script and drive audience engagement. You are an exceptional storyteller with a dedicated command for news and cultural trends. Your breaking news experience and strong communication skills will allow you to excel in this role.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Write attention grabbing teases and intros
• Write and edit stories in a high-pressure breaking news environment
• Assist the monologue writer in crafting Hannity's opening read
• Pitch stories ideas
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• 3 years of national or local major market experience
• Knowledge and passion for current events and politics
• Excellent writing, producing and communication skills
• Ability to be decisive and detailed oriented under tight deadline pressures
• Demonstrated ability to write creative/edgy stories and teases
• Breaking news experience
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.