Newsgathering Producer – Business News

Location
Washington
Posted
Jan 07, 2008
Closes
Feb 06, 2008
Contact
Human Resources
Category
Television
Role
Other
Duration
Full Time
Responsibilities:

Responsible for gathering editorial information and video material and preparing it for use on the air in the form of live shots, packages or other means. Successful candidate will attend and/or log briefings, hearings, and news conferences; and conduct interviews of newsmakers, both over the phone and on air. He or she will select video and sound bites and oversee editing, and will also be responsible for all other duties associated with the logistics of the above tasks, such as arranging travel, hiring crews, studios, and/or means of transmission, as necessary. Successful applicants will have solid news judgment, a good understanding of business news, a demonstrated ability to gather news in the nation’s capital, and will understand and share the Fox commitment to fair and balanced news coverage

Requirements:

Good editorial judgment as well as strong logistical skills
Knowledge of national politics and an understanding of business
The ability to work well in a fast paced and intense atmosphere
Familiar with iNews.
Flexibility to work various shifts when needed
Motivated self-starter who is able to work independently and in a team environment
Ability to multi-task and prioritize


Fox News Channel is an EOE.

Cover letter required. Interested applicants please send resumes to:

Fox News Channel
Human Resources
2nd floor
1211 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036

Fax: 212-301-8588
Email: Resumes@foxnews.com
WWW.FOXNEWS.COM

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