Fox News Multimedia Reporters Program

Fox News is searching for the next team of Fox News Multimedia Reporters  

Responsibilities Include But Not Limited To:

  • Initiate and create news content for daily stories and breaking news across multiple Fox News platforms
  • Research, report, write, produce and edit original news stories, including appropriate video, graphics and audio packages
  • Responsible for shooting, editing and transmitting content utilizing Fox-provided equipment for daily and breaking news coverage
  • Communicate to management regarding story development and work alongside news managers, assignment editors and producers to generate news packages
  • Support Fox News Channel, Foxnews.com, Fox Business Network, Fox News Radio and related online properties by contributing video, audio and written content on a daily basis
  • Establish a strong network of relationships, sources and contacts within the community in order to develop story leads and ongoing relationships

Basic Qualifications:

  • Four-year college degree is required with emphasis in Communications or Journalism with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • 2-3 years professional, related experience preferred
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a safe driving record

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Experience in reporting for a local television station, college television station and/or internship experience
  • Exceptional writing, research, and on-air presentation skills including knowledge of AP style
  • Adept in the field and capable of responsibly handling a live news situation
  • Strong working knowledge of multimedia production, including previous experience with non-linear editing and CMS platforms
  • Ability to work independently and unilaterally with minimum on-site support and management
  • A team player who takes initiative
  • Ability to relocate to any location - geographic mobility is a must
  • Ability to work overtime, nights, holidays and weekends, often with short notice
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must be willing to sign a two-year employment contract
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the U.S.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Exceptional candidates who have a natural affinity for storytelling, a strong work ethic and passion to succeed
  • A candidate must be able to work independently, have outstanding time management skills and complete required assignments on deadline
  • Prior experience within the field as a general assignment reporter, reporting and/or editing news stories for all broadcast and digital media platforms

Required Application Materials:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter detailing why Fox News should select you to join our next class of Multimedia Reporters
  • On-Air Reel (Include the link to your reel in your resume or cover letter)
  • 3 writing samples for print/web (300-500 words), 3 writing samples for TV and 3 writing samples for radio (Include the link(s) to your writing samples in your resume and cover letter)
  • 3 professional references

*The final talent selection will take place at Fox News HQ in New York City. Final candidates must be available for the entire duration of the final recruitment event (2-3 days.) Fox News will provide travel and accommodation reservations. The MMR Delta Team will kick off in Fall 2017.

APPLICATION DEADLINE is Friday, September 15

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