Writer, Fox & Friends

Posted: 10/7/2019 | Expires: 11/6/2019

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

We are looking for a talented Writer to join the # 1 National Cable Morning Show, Fox & Friends. You are a storyteller. As the Writer, you use creative, compelling and conversational copy to pull viewers in. You know the difference between an attention-grabbing headline and burying the lead. You like to dig into details, find the most interesting part about a story and make it resonate with viewers across the country. 

Job Number: R50010259

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Write vo's, vo/sot's & reporter stories under tight deadline pressure 
  • Research and craft stories in a way that resonates with our viewers 
  • Create graphics and edit video via your desktop 
  • Communicate critical story information with producers and managers
  • Be a true team player in a pool of talented writers 
  • Pitch story ideas
  • Craft bold banners that stand out
  • Scour social media for elements or information that the competitors missed

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 4+ years of major market experience
  • Working both weekend and weekday overnight hours 
  • Demonstrated ability to write creative and edgy stories
  • Solid news judgment and understanding of fair and balanced journalism
  • Thorough knowledge of current events, US politics, geopolitics, foreign policy and history
  • Capable of working harder & faster during breaking news without compromising accuracy 

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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