Writer/Producer

Posted: 6/11/2019 | Expires: 7/11/2019

Location: 10036, New York City
Category:
Role:
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: Commensurate to Experience

We are looking for a Writer/Producer to join our groundbreaking online news-team for FoxBusiness.com. As a Writer/Producer, you handle a fast-paced environment and are creative, flexible and have a passion for digital-feature storytelling.

You will be offered one of the following shifts: MONDAYS THRU FRIDAYS (6:30 AM-2:30 PM), MONDAYS THRU FRIDAYS (2:30 PM-10:30 PM), MONDAYS THRU FRIDAYS 10:30 PM-6:30 AM)

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Pitch and write stories on a daily-basis to be published on FoxBusiness.com
  • Create galleries and listicles to include topics on how best to live the American dream  
  • Identify viral material and opportunities for feature storytelling content  
  • Monitor Fox Business Network programming for compelling newsmakers/segments
  • Maintain and closely monitor web traffic on FoxBusiness.com
  • Multitask on tight deadlines in high pressure environment
  • Prioritize assignments and meeting deadlines
  • Other duties as assigned

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor's or equivalent degree
  • At least 2-3 years of online news experience
  • Strong communication and writing skills especially for crisp, short stories and headlines
  • Strong SEO and social media skills
  • Self-starter attitude with a strong news judgement
  • Team player initiative paired with the will to jump in when needed in breaking news situations
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced 24-hour news environment, some holidays required
  • Proven capability to be creative and think ‘outside the box’

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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