Freelance Reporter

Posted: 3/15/2019 | Expires: 4/14/2019

Location: New York City, New York
Category:
Role:
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Part Time
Salary Description: Commensurate to experience

FoxNews.com is looking for an experienced Reporter with a proven track record of producing clean, quick, and smart content in a 24/7 breaking news environment. Must be willing to work weekends, nights, and various shifts. 

 

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Identify trends of importance to the FoxNews.com audience – and pitch fresh and engaging stories 
  • Write and report timely content 
  • Communicate through live blogging, social media accounts
  • Work within the FoxNews.com publishing system

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • A bachelor’s degree and or relevant work experience
  • Minimum five years’ journalism experience, with at least three years working in political news
  • Exceptional writing and reporting skills
  • Strong source base in Washington, both in executive branch and Capitol Hill.
  • Familiarity and experience with digital breaking news environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to handle direct guidance from editors and colleagues
  • A passion for and extensive knowledge of current events and national politics

 

YOU ARE MASTERFULLY SKILLED AT

  • Working both independently and with teams
  • Turning sharp, fast copy
  • Covering national politics and/or Congress

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations.

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