Junior Reporter

Location
New York
Posted
Apr 24, 2013
Closes
May 24, 2013
Contact
Human Resources
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
Fox News is searching for the next team of Junior Reporters. Please see the Junior Reporter Website for full information- www.foxnews.com/junior-reporters. Locations TBA.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:

Take initiative to develop news content for daily stories and breaking news across multiple Fox platforms
Research, report, write, produce and edit original news stories live in the field, including appropriate video, graphics and audio packages
Responsible for shooting, editing and transmitting content utilizing Fox-provided digital HD equipment for daily and breaking news coverage
Communicate to management regarding story development and work alongside news managers, assignment editors and producers to generate news packages
Support Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network, Fox News Latino, Fox Television Stations and related online properties by contributing video, audio and written content on a daily basis
Establish a strong network of relationships, sources and contacts within the community in order to develop story leads and ongoing relationships

Candidate requirements:

Maximum 3 years related experience- no candidate with more than three years of related professional experience will be considered
Experience in reporting for a local television station, college television station and/or internship experience
Exceptional writing, research, and on-air presentation skills
Adept in the field and capable of responsibly handling a live news situation
Prior experience within the field as a general assignment reporter, reporting and/or editing news stories, for both television and the Web
Skilled in multimedia production, including Final Cut Pro and Photoshop
College graduate with a solid journalism background and knowledge of the news industry
Ability to work independently and unilaterally with minimum on-site support and management
A team player who is ready to take initiative
Ability to relocate to any location
Ability to work flexible hours, weekends, holidays, overnights, especially for breaking news coverage
A valid driver's license and a safe driving record


****If you're interested in becoming the next Fox News Junior Reporter, apply with the following materials included for our consideration:

Resume
Cover letter detailing why you feel you are the next Fox News Junior Reporter
On-Air Reel **Please do not attach your reel, e-mail a link to your reel page (i.e. You Tube)
3-5 writing samples for print and/or web
3 professional references




Interested applicants please send resumes to:
Fox News Network
Human Resources
2nd floor
1211 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036

Fax: 212-301-8588
WWW.FOXNEWS.COM/CAREERS
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