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Overnight Reporter, FoxNews.com

Fox Corporation, New York, NY USA

We produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands

Salary:


Job Description

We are looking for an Overnight Breaking News Reporter to join the Fox News Channel team! As the Overnight Reporter, you will report and aggregate stories from a wide range of sources, cover breaking and trending news and write SEO type pieces. The Overnight Reporter role is critical to helping FoxNews.com continue to be a must-click destination.

You will be offered the following shift: TUESDAYS THRU SATURDAYS or SUNDAYS THRU THURSDAYS (10:30 pm-6:30 am)

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conceptualize and execute original reporting, including long-term projects when possible
  • Conduct interviews (mostly by phone or email)
  • Report on breaking news events that occur, writing quickly and precisely to help solidify Fox News as the go-to site for developing stories
  • Scour national and international media for stories that resonate with FoxNews.com’s audience, aggregating with complete and proper attribution.
  • Present all stories, original, breaking and aggregated, in an accessible, consistent and compelling style.
  • Fill in as needed to program the home page

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • At least 2 years' experience covering the news
  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Knowledge of AP style is vital, as is a clear and crisp writing style
  • Must have a firm grasp of current events and a desire to be precise, quick and accurate in presenting the news to the vast FoxNews.com audience
  • Ability to work on deadline and under pressure in a fast-paced newsroom environment is crucial
  • Must be willing to work closely with editors and fellow reporters, including frequent coloration on stories

About Fox Corporation

ABOUT US


Fox Corporation

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. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

Fox News Media

FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOX News podcasts and the digital streaming subscription service FOX Nation. A top five-cable network, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 17 consecutive years, while FBN has ranked as the number one business channel for the past two years. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.

Fox Sports

FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation’s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2; FOX Soccer Plus; FOX Deportes, FOX College Sports and a majority stake in the Big Ten Network. FOX Sports includes ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships.

Fox Entertainment

FOX Entertainment, a premier national television broadcaster, is renowned for its combination of appealing primetime entertainment and powerful sports programming. It delivers 15 hours of weekly primetime programming to 208 local market affiliates, reaching approximately 99.9% of all U.S. television households. Among 18- to 34-year-olds, FOX has ranked among the top two networks in primetime entertainment for the past 23 years.

Fox TV Stations

FOX Television Stations is one of the nation’s largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.

Fox Corporation

Want to learn more about Fox Corporation? Visit Fox Corporation's website.