Associate Producer/Writer

Posted: 11/22/2019 | Expires: 12/22/2019

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

We are looking for an experienced Associate Producer/Writer to join our Northeast Bureau. As an Associate Producer/Writer you write for fast paced prime time and overnight newscasts. You are an exceptional storyteller with a dedicated command for news and cultural trends.

 

You will be offered the following shift: TUESDAYS THRU SATURDAYS (7:30 PM-4:30 AM)

 

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Work with various show producers and anchors to write voice overs, manage live shots, handle guest segments and write snappy teases
  • Create production elements for scripts, including tape and graphics
  • Identify News, select video and sound bites, oversee editing, conduct interviews and write stories for television and the internet

 

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • At least 3 years of national or large market local news experience
  • Excellent writing, producing and communication skills
  • Solid news judgment and an outstanding grasp of politics, history, geography and current events
  • Ability to write in a vibrant conversational style that makes the news relevant, clear and catchy
  • Substantial control room and breaking news experience
  • Team-player attitude paired with the ability to meet quick deadlines and react to rapid news developments
  • Flexibility to work prime time and overnight shifts

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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