Editorial Producer

  • Full Time
  • New York, NY
  • 06/02/2023

Fox News Media

Salary or Budget: $92,000 - $108,500 p.a
Experience required: 5+ years

OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox News Media

FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the newly announced platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 20 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks among the top business channels on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Lawrence Jones Cross Country is looking for a creative, organized, motivated, curious individual with strong editorial and logistical skills to fill an Editorial Producer position. As the Editorial Producer, you will be researching and pitching ideas to deliver compelling news stories for the live program. The Editorial Producer will write scripts, produce segments, and oversee the coordination and development of compelling packages each week. You must be willing to ask the tough questions, get the latest elements into a story, and move content forward. Proactively seeking out additional information and pitching stories is critical to success in this position. A love for the news and live television experience is a must!

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Find compelling stories to shoot and edit for weekly live Saturday night program
  • Work closely with anchor to coordinate weekly field shoots
  • Set up interviews, ask questions, and obtain information to craft and produce live shots and packages
  • Deploy in the field when needed for news gathering and field producing live shots
  • Monitor wires, social media, and other broadcast networks for news developments
  • Build graphics, chyrons, and lower thirds for story delivery
  • Pitch story ideas
  • Work with editors to make sure we deliver visually compelling stories

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field of study is preferred, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience in a local or national newsroom
  • Experience with producing news live shots and packages both in house and in the field
  • Strong logistical and editorial skills with knowledge of national and international politics
  • Keen understanding of how to set up interviews and gather news
  • A self-starter attitude with the ability to work independently
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, multitask, and prioritize on a daily basis, especially in breaking news situations
  • Familiarity with iNews, Outlook, and ScheduAll

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.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

This role is also eligible for various benefits, including medical/dental/vision, insurance, a 401(k) plan, paid time off, and other benefits in accordance with applicable plan documents. Benefits for Union represented employees will be in accordance with the applicable collective bargaining agreement.

To apply for this job please visit www.foxcareers.com.