Associate Producer, Varney & Co.

Location
10031, New York City
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Posted
Oct 02, 2017
Closes
Nov 01, 2017
Function
Production
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

Your Future is here!

Fox News is committed to delivering news as it happens. We love what we do and we’re looking for passionate, talented people to help us lead, grow and achieve our goals. Joining the number one cable news network in America is a singular opportunity to be part of a highly successful, dynamic team that has transformed the way people get their information.

Fox News is looking for a highly motivated and dedicated Associate Producer to join our team. As the Associate Producer you will produce segments for Varney & Co and fill-in line producing. You possess strong writing, research and reporting skills as well as an immense knowledge of political, financial, and business news.
 

A snapshot of your responsibilities include:

  • You will pitch and develop story ideas
  • You will perform research and write segments
  • You will book guests, producing reporter hits, and producing graphics.
  • Communicate daily story development with senior producers
  • Contribute control room during the show.
  • Participate in editorial planning
  • You will also coordinate the show’s social media pages (Facebook, Instagram and Twitter).

Requirements:

  • Thorough knowledge of American politics and business news.
  • 3+ years of experience in Television production producing segments and booking guest in a live show environment.
  • Line- producing experience is highly desired
  • Ability to thrive under intense deadline pressure in the control room
  • Breaking news experience
  • Ability to handle daily script deadline pressure
  • Able to react to breaking news with instant programming ideas
  • Exceptional editorial skills: Ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television.
  • Knowledge of current events, politics and pop culture
  • Experience posting on social media for a major news network us a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree is a plus