Associate Producer, #MediaBuzz
Fox Corporation, Washington, DC USA
We produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Fox News Media is looking for an exceptional Associate Producer to join their Washington, D.C. #MediaBuzz weekend team. As the Associate Producer for #MediaBuzz, you will be expected to utilize keen editorial skills, including a strong interest in analyzing how the media cover the news. You will be an avid consumer of news media – from network, cable, and radio broadcasts to print and online media – and will be responsible for finding short, compelling soundbites and written quotes that will help illustrate and enlighten viewers about how the media are covering the news. As the Associate Producer for #MediaBuzz, you will be proactive, passionate and self-motivated, and will have the ability to work successfully with diverse editorial staff, guests, and technical teams.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
- Research and select video clips and news quotes to help craft informative guest segments
- Pitch guest segment ideas with a clear media focus
- Build graphics and lower thirds that help emphasize and enlighten the viewer
- Spearhead social media for #MediaBuzz, including our webpage and Twitter feed
- Edit VOs and Soundbites for air, package producing taped interviews, and field pieces
WHAT YOU NEED
- 2 years of television news experience
- Strong interest in how the media covers the news
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, multitask, and prioritize daily, especially in breaking news situations
- Strong communication and writing skills
- Experience with iNews and Viz systems
NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEALBREAKER
- Bachelor’s degree
About 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 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, 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.
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