Producer, DC Bureau
Fox NewsWashington, DC
Fox News is looking for a fastidious freelance producer to join our Washington, D.C. team. In this role you will assist with newsgathering, live shots and packages. This pro-active, passionate and self-motivated individual will work with show producers and reporters to break news and advance the networks' coverage.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Assisting reporters in gathering video, picking sound bites for use on air, with live shots and producing packages
• Working with DC and NY based shows – gathering elements for interviews, reporters and panels segments as well as creating accurate and easily understood on screen graphics
• Listening to and logging news events with a keen news judgment and alerting the network to newsworthy soundbites and video
• Working with reporters and other producers to set up and advance stories to air on the network
• Producing with teams in the field as needed
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Bachelor's degree and 5 years of experience in a broadcast, print or digital work environment
• Exceptional editorial judgment and intricate knowledge of Washington newsmakers
• Strong communication and writing skills
• Ability to work in a fast paced environment, multitask, and prioritize on a daily basis, and especially in breaking news situations
• Ability to work late nights and weekends
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.