Producer

Location
Washington
Posted
Mar 21, 2012
Closes
Apr 20, 2012
Contact
Human Resources
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
We are looking for a dynamic producer to develop, cultivate and build sources to break news on Capitol Hill. As a Fox beat producer this individual will be responsible for driving our coverage on Capitol Hill. You will be in charge of assessing daily events for news value, pitching future coverage plans and working with individuals throughout the network to answer questions and communicate information. We are looking for a self-starter who works independently but is able to prosper in a team environment. Extensive knowledge of Congress, the political arena and the political process are required. Strong writing skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment are essential. Candidates will be required to work on obtaining interviews for live shots and daily packages on Special Report w/Bret Baier. Candidates will also be required to write stories for Foxs AEHQ blog and Foxnews.com. Candidates must be willing and able to travel as news warrants.

Requirements:
-Bachelors degree and 5+ years of broadcast experience
-Strong editorial judgment as well as strong logistical skills
-Knowledge/Experience covering U.S. Congress
-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

Fox News Network is an EOE.


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

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