Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
We are looking for a Freelance Writer to join our team! As a freelance writer at Fox News Edge, you pitch and write stories then format and upload your scripts and audio/video elements to a cloud-based distribution system. You are not only in command of your stories editorially, but provide hundreds of newsrooms video, sound and graphics information that's vital to your newscasts.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Provide newsroom video, sound and graphic information
• Research and craft stories in a way that resonates with viewers
• Pitch story ideas
• Communicate critical story information with producers and managers
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Bachelor's degree is preferred
• Previous experience in a local or network newsroom
• Strong editorial judgment as well as the ability to synthesize complicated concepts and present them clearly and concisely through writing and selection of audio and video elements
• Previous experience with iNews and digital media programs strongly preferred
• Flexibility in schedule to fill shifts as news requires
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox News Channel
FOX News Channel is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. FOX News finished 2018 as the most-watched basic cable network for the third consecutive year in both primetime and total day among total viewers, and has held its number one national cable news channel status for 68 consecutive quarters. FNC is available in nearly 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.