Associate Producer, Fox News Sunday

Role Purpose:  

This position is responsible for producing segments Fox News Sunday programming.  Candidates must show high-level knowledge of American news and politics. This position requires the candidate to work a Wednesday through Sunday schedule.

Job Duties:

  • Possess ability to pitch and develop story ideas, perform research, and write segments
  • Coordinate weekly round robin hits with local Fox stations
  • Handle social media engagements before, during and after the show
  • Book guests and handle guest logistics
  • Produce graphics
  • Field produce segments as needed
  • Take part in editorial planning

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2 years of experience in television production producing segments and booking guest in a live show environment
  • Strong writing skills a must 
  • Working knowledge of iNews and desktop editing
  • Ability to work with high profile talent and guests
  • Ability to work under intense deadline pressure in the control room
  • Able to demonstrate instant programming ideas in a breaking news environment.

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered 
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news
  • Must be willing to work a weekend schedule
  • Must be willing to work in in Washington DC
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation 
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Desired Characteristics:

  • Candidate should be able to deal with daily script deadline pressure
  • Able to react to breaking news with instant programming ideas. 
  • Line-producing experience is a plus.
  • Exceptional editorial skills: Ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television.

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.

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