Graphics Production Assistant

Role Purpose:

The Production Assistant position for the Fox Business Network Graphics department will act as a liaison between the editorial team and the graphics department.

 

Job Duties:

  • Distribute incoming day-of-air graphic orders to graphic artists.
  • Communicate with producers to ensure that their requests are fulfilled.
  • Assist graphics production team in finding elements for graphics and animations.
  • Maintain library of graphic elements.
  • Develop an extensive knowledge of graphics workflow and style rules.
  • Ensure producers and artists adhere to style guidelines.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Should have an interest in business news and maintain familiarity with current news stories.
  • Flexibility with respect to scheduling is required, including early mornings, overnights and weekends.
  • Must be able to work overtime as needed with little notice.
  • A positive attitude and strong communication skills are essential.
  • Must be highly organized and perform well under pressure of a live news environment.
  • Knowledge of Photoshop, iNews and Vizrt are a plus.

 

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through careers.foxnews.com to be considered
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, including early morning hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news
  • Must be willing to work in NYC
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Description of Organization:  FOX Business Network (FBN) is a financial news channel delivering real-time information across all platforms that impact both Main Street and Wall Street. Headquartered in New York—the business capital of the world—FBN launched in October 2007 and is available in more than 80 million homes in major markets across the United States. Owned by 21st Century Fox, the network has bureaus in Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington, DC and London.

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