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Booker, Kudlow

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


We are looking for a confident, highly motivated, proactive Booker to join our team. As a Booker for Kudlow on FOX Business, you will manage interviews with high-profile politicians, policymakers, and other newsworthy guests. You can perform successfully under short deadlines and know what it takes to get the exclusive. The Booker must have excellent people skills and understand the importance of building and maintaining relationships with potential guests & your co-workers. You thrive in a team environment and want to play a critical role in the growth of a new show!

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Book guests under the deadline pressure of a daily live show
  • Track down difficult-to-find people using social media & other tools
  • Work collaboratively with co-workers to determine the best approach to securing high-profile interviews
  • Conduct in-depth research and pre-interviews
  • Pitch unique economic stories and guests of interest to our host and audience

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 1-3 years of prior television (or similar) experience
  • Strong knowledge of news, politics, and current events
  • Familiarity with popular influencers, commentators & opinion makers
  • Ability to establish/build positive relationships with guests and high-profile politicians
  • Ability to maintain those relationships when bookings need to be canceled or rescheduled
  • Willingness to see the big picture, and put the show's best interests above other priorities
  • Know that news never stops, some work may be required outside regular hours
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field of study is preferred, or equivalent experience.

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • An extensive rolodex with contacts in politics
  • Experience tracking down hard-to-find people using social media, LexisNexis, Accurint, etc.

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.

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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.

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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.

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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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