Social Media Producer

Fox Business is seeking a Social Media producer with 3-5 years experience. This position requires proficiency on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat as well as comprehensive understanding of business news, current events and politics. 

The candidate must possess the ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment and be able to make decisions on the fly.  Great communication skills and being a team player are vital.  

Responsibilities will include:

  • Producing content for and posting to Fox Business’s social media platforms, including live-tweeting, Facebook, Instagram, etc.
  • Pitching and helping produce social segments within programming
  • Searching for and pitching trending topics on multiple outlets in real time 
  • Evaluating social media analytics
  • Planning ahead for events and creating exciting social media content to build and engage followers
  • Tracking social conversation before, during and after shows

Basic Qualifications:

  • 3 years of experience in news (TV or web)
  • Strong writing skills and the ability to proof one’s own copy
  • Extensive knowledge of business news, current events and politics
  • Must be social media savvy
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good editorial judgment as well as strong logistical skills
  • Ability to work under pressure of a breaking news environment
  • Motivated, self-starter who is able to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Able to demonstrate instant programming ideas in a breaking news environment
  • Must be available to work weekend shifts and have the flexibility to work various daytime and nighttime shifts as well as holidays
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize is a necessity 
  • Experience with live television production is a plus

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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