Producer Americas News HQ

Location
Washington
Posted
Mar 09, 2011
Closes
Apr 08, 2011
Contact
Human Resources
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
Requirements/Responsibilities:

Prior television experience writing, producing segments, researching and booking guests for live news programs. Control room experience required.

This person will be the lead writer and lead booker for a small staff that puts on four hours of live television every weekend. Also required: great communication skills, creative and out of the box thinking, someone who can multi-task, has a terrific attitude, and works well with a team.

A successful candidate will be an aggressive, self-starter who can interact with high profile talent and all-level guests.

Duties include but not limited to: Producing/booking segments, writing copy for the air and for the web, copyediting, editing packages, producing reporter hits, producing graphics, field producing on occasion, and pitching stories to the bureau.

Requirements:
Bachelors degree and 5+ years of broadcast experience
Strong 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
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

EOE

resumes@foxnews.com

Fox News Network
Human Resources
2nd floor
1211 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036
Fax: 212-301-8588
CAREERS.FOXNEWS.COM

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