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Production Assistant, Fox News @ Night with Shannon Bream

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


Fox News is looking for an exceptional Production Assistant to join our Washington, D.C. "Fox News @ Night" team. As a PA, you have the ability to recognize good visuals and content with high potential for provocative, compelling television and pitch guests that will inform and enlighten our viewers. You are a proactive, passionate, and self-motivated individual. You handle breaking news well and can deal effectively with last-minute changes and multi-tasking. You are a team player that works well with diverse editorial staff, guests, and technical teams.

You will be offered the following shift: Monday thru Friday from 5pm to 1am ET

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Locate video and soundbites and receive legal permission by coordinating with the desk and other individuals
  • Edit video and soundbites for air and assist producers in package producing taped interviews and field pieces
  • Delegate edit requests and coordinate needs between show staff
  • Catch and prevent visual and factual errors
  • Build graphics and lower thirds that help emphasize and enlighten the viewer on the news subject at hand
  • Build contacts and develop unique sources that allow you the opportunity to pitch and produce informative guest segments

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, multitask, and prioritize on a daily basis, and especially in breaking news situations
  • Strong communication skills, which may also include writing and copyediting skills
  • Experience pitching guests and segments

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • Experience with iNews and Viz systems
  • Bachelor’s degree with intern experience in television news

#EntryLevel #EarlyCareer

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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