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Reporter, Lifestyle

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


The Fox News Lifestyle team is seeking an online Lifestyle Reporter to produce a high volume of content for FoxNews.com, including those sourced from, but not limited to, social media platforms and online forums. This person would be tasked with closely following — and mining potential story pitches from — platforms including Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter, as well as online forums including Reddit, wedding blogs, or parenting forums, among others. The Lifestyle Reporter would then be responsible for using these posts to turn around several short-form articles for any of several Lifestyle sections, including but not limited to Americana, Travel, Food & Drink, Culture, and Real Estate. This position is located in an open newsroom and is not an on-air position.


A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Monitor social media platforms and forums for the latest breaking or trending news items of interest to Fox News Lifestyle readers
  • Produce several pieces of content, per day, based on social media posts, photographs, or online forum posts from fashion brands, fitness models, travel bloggers, wedding parties, concerned parents, etc.
  • Work efficiently to identify, report, write, edit and publish daily articles under strict deadlines
  • Work with partner sites and affiliates to identify and syndicate partner content that would be of interest to the Lifestyle audience
  • Manage a portion of the Lifestyle vertical to maximize traffic
  • Monitor site traffic and analytics to maximize page views, unique users, and media initiates
  • Research, write, and contribute articles to ongoing features series
  • Update the Lifestyle social media accounts

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 3 - 5 years of experience reporting and writing, preferably with Lifestyle verticals
  • Close familiarity with social media platforms and forums including Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Reddit, etc.
  • Ability to identify trending news or viral trends impacting, or being of interest to, readers of the Fox News Lifestyle verticals
  • Relevant writing experience for online publications, preferably in a newsroom setting
  • Familiarity with Photoshop or photo-editing software
  • Thorough knowledge of Associated Press style guide
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently during the weekend shifts
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be able to work tentatively Tuesday thru Saturday
  • Multimedia interests preferred

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

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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