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Editor, Fox Business Digital

Fox Corporation, New York, NY USA

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

Salary:


We are looking for an experienced Editor to be a part of a groundbreaking online News-team for FoxBusiness.com. As an Editor, you have a proven track record of turning content in a 24/7 breaking news environment with keen editorial judgement. The Editor will handle line and copy edits across FoxBusiness.com’s content, including breaking business news and features.

You may be offered one of the following shifts: TUESDAYS THRU SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS THRU THURSDAYS, WEDNESDAYS THRU SUNDAYS (6:00 AM – 2:00 PM or 2:00 PM-10:00 PM)

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversee incoming breaking news wires and distribute assignments to Reporters in collaboration with the Senior Editors and Managing Editors
  • Review all FoxBusiness.com content, reviewing text, images, videos and embedded content.
  • Editing stories for content, accuracy, story flow and continuity; as well as for style, grammar, spelling and punctuation – all under very tight deadline
  • Working with staff and freelance writers to sharpen leads, often with heavy line-editing, as well as fact-checking
  • Writing compelling, SEO-friendly headlines; crafting concise, accurate captions
  • Skilled at turning sharp, fast stories, headlines and captions in high-pressure, breaking news situations
  • Work seamlessly with reporters, photographers, video producers to produce consistently excellent and compelling content
  • Deftly deal with the challenges of content management systems
  • Ensuring content is written and presented with clarity and common sense
  • Multitask on tight deadlines in high pressure environment
  • Other duties as assigned

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor’s or equivalent degree
  • At least five years' proven experience in a daily breaking News environment, preferably for a digital media operation
  • Proven experience in both line editing and copy editing, working revisions and rewriting of stories
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines without compromising editorial standards
  • Expert with AP style
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced 24-hour news environment, some holidays or shift changes required

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

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