Producer

Role Purpose: The Producer is responsible for gathering editorial information and video material and preparing it for use on the air in the form of live shots, packages or other means.

Job Duties: 

  • Attend and/or log briefings, hearings, and news conferences; and conduct interviews of newsmakers, both over the phone and on air
  • Select video and sound bites and oversee editing
  • All other duties associated with the logistics of the above tasks, such as arranging travel, hiring crews, studios, and/or means of transmission, as necessary

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Good editorial judgment as well as strong logistical skills
  • Knowledge of national politics and an understanding of business
  • The ability to work well in a fast paced and intense atmosphere
  • Familiar with iNews
  • Flexibility to work various shifts when needed
  • Motivated self-starter who is able to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize 
  • A demonstrated ability to gather news in the nation’s capital
  • Understands and shares the Fox commitment to fair and balanced news coverage

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, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news
  • Must be willing to work in Washington, D.C.
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Description of Organization:  FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news.  A top five cable network, FNC has been the most-watched news channel in the country for 15 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.

FOX NEWS policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability or genetics, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. FOX NEWS equal employment opportunity philosophy applies to all aspects of employment, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, transfer, promotion, employee benefits, compensation, and termination.