Coordinating Producer, NewsEdge

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Fox News is committed to delivering news as it happens. We love what we do and we’re looking for passionate, talented people to help us lead, grow and achieve our goals. If your dream is to work in news, joining the number one news network in America is the opportunity of a lifetime. You will work side-by-side with the best in the business and be part of a highly successful, dynamic team that has transformed the way people get their news & information.

We are looking for a talented news producer to join our DC affiliate team. You will oversee the production of daily stories, manage live shots in the field and bureau, produce packages and set-up interviews. You are a service minded self-starter who understands what local newsrooms need. Your great communication skills and creative “out of the box” thinking will help provide national stories to 180+ affiliates every day. 

Schedule varies depending on news; candidate must be able to work flexible shifts including weekends and holidays. The position also involves travel as news warrants.

A snapshot of your responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating day-to-day logistics
  • Communicating daily assignments to DC reporters and producers, including adjusting schedules for coverage needs.
  • Leading the DC affiliate team to develop, and deliver unique content.
  • Producing and generating story ideas in the bureau and field 
  • Pitching, researching, collecting elements, writing and copy editing
  • Multi-tasking and prioritizing in a 24/7 fast paced, breaking news environment

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in journalism
  • 6+ years’ experience working in broadcast journalism, local news preferred
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Experience with overseeing major projects
  • Excellent editorial judgment
  • Keen understanding of national politics and the federal government
  • An understanding of and experience with digital platforms and social media including SEO-friendly copy and headlines a plus.

 

This role does not provide visa sponsorship.