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Reporter, Media & Politics

Fox Corporation, New York, NY USA

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

Duration: Full-Time


FoxNews.com & FoxBusiness.com are looking for an experienced Reporter, Media & Politics to join our team. You are a seasoned journalist with years of experience from a major newsroom with vast experience in media and political coverage. You have a wide range of sources that will enable you to break news and dig in on original and exclusive reporting in the media and political landscapes. You are a skilled and fast writer with strong AP Style skills and demonstrate no difficulty working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven news environment.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Cover breaking interviews of key newsmakers on various media outlets for FoxNews.com and FoxBusiness.com’s media, entertainment and politics teams
  • Conceptualize and execute quick rewrites, and conduct interviews in person, by phone or via email
  • Report breaking news, write quickly and precisely
  • Scour national and international media for stories that resonate with Fox News Digital’s audience
  • Aggregate stories with complete and proper attribution
  • Present all stories (original, breaking and aggregated) in an accessible, consistent and compelling style

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • At least five years of experience covering the news, particularly politics & media beats
  • Knowledge of AP style
  • 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 in a deadline-driven environment and work under pressure in a fast-paced newsroom environment
  • Willingness to work closely with editors and fellow reporters, including frequent coloration on stories
  • Flexibility to fill in on other shifts when demanded by breaking news or other editorial responsibilities

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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