Senior Producer

Fox News Media

Salary or Budget: Competitive
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

We are looking for a dynamic, hardworking, and creative Senior Producer to join the America’s Newsroom team. As the Senior Producer, you have the opportunity to craft and help create a top-rated daily news program. We are looking for a naturally independent leader, a proven go-getter, team player, and someone who can rise to the occasion under the stressful demands of cable news. As the Senior Producer, you should have excellent editorial judgment, can put together compelling segments and shows, and have breaking news experience.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create the show’s daily rundown with compelling content tailored to the show’s format
  • Oversee execution of the show, scripts, banners, and elements
  • Work closely with the news industry’s top talents
  • Set the editorial and production standards
  • React to breaking news and ensure the right content is getting on the air as news happens
  • Mentor and develop show staff including Line Producers, Writers, Bookers, APs, and Production Assistants
  • Collaborate and communicate with anchors and reporters to make sure they are receiving the necessary research and elements needed to ensure the best show on a daily basis

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • At least 8 years of newsroom experience and producing / line producing a television newscast
  • Excellent organizational and managerial skills as well as the ability to create an environment that fosters teamwork
  • Purposeful and skilled management of a control room
  • Detail-oriented and the ability to work under pressure and meet multiple daily deadlines
  • Knowledge and passion for current events and politics
  • Exceptional editorial skills; the ability to recognize stories with high potential for compelling television
  • Proven track record of leadership and newscast rating growth

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.

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