Associate Producer, “Weekend Live”

Location
Washington
Posted
Oct 20, 2008
Closes
Nov 19, 2008
Contact
Human Resources
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
As an Associate Producer in the Washington bureau you will play an important role in the gathering of editorial information and video material. You will work with the editorial staff and assist in the coverage of news events in a fast paced 24-hour news environment. You will assist reporters and producers in gathering video and picking sound bites for use on air. You will attend and/or log news conferences; and conduct interviews of newsmakers, both over the phone and in person. Associate producer’s are also responsible for performing all duties associated with the logistics of the above tasks, such as arranging travel, hiring crews, studios, and/or means of transmission. Candidates should be willing to travel.



Requirements:

Bachelors degree and 3-5 years of broadcast experience
Good editorial judgment as well as strong logistical skills
Knowledge of national politics and the DC area
The ability to work well in a fast paced and intense atmosphere
Familiarity with iNews
Flexibility to work various shifts when needed, must work be available to work weekends
Motivated, self-starter who is able to work independently as well as in a team environment
Ability to multi-task and prioritize is a necessity



Fox News Channel is an EOE.

Fox News Channel

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New York, NY 10036

Fax: 212-301-8588


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