Freelance Senior Producer

Posted: 8/7/2018 | Expires: 9/6/2018

Location: New York City, New York (US)
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Role:
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Freelance
Salary Description: Commensurate with experience

We are looking for a dynamic, hardworking, and creative Senior Producer to join our New York Bureau. We are looking for a leader, a proven go-getter, someone who loves making great television and who’s willing to work harder than anyone else to make it happen.

This role will last from October 2018 - November 2018.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide solid news judgment and manage all facets of the production
  • Set the editorial and production standards and provide leadership in the newsroom
  • Manage broadcast and team to meet content objectives and newscast strategies to live up to the brand
  • Oversee control room operations – chief point person for anchors
  • Take the lead on editorial and content for the show – day of and beyond
  • React to breaking news, oversee the bookers and ensure the right guests are getting on the air as news happens
  • Manage and develop segment producers, line producers, writers, and Production Assistants
  • Coordinate guests, field crews, shoots, and staffing

 

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • At least 8 years of newsroom experience and producing / line producing a television newscast
  • Excellent organizational and managerial skills as well as the ability to create an environment that fosters team work
  • Decisive and skilled management of a control room
  • Detail oriented nature with the ability to work under tight deadline pressures
  • Knowledge and passion for current events and politics
  • Exceptional editorial skills; ability to recognize stories with high potential for compelling television
  • Proven track record of leadership and newscast ratings growth
  • Degree in Journalism or related field

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.

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