Freelance, Audio Assistant- A2

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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. Joining the number one cable news network in America is a singular opportunity to be part of a highly successful, dynamic team that has transformed the way people get their information.

We are looking for a Freelance Audio Assistant/ A2 to join our Fox News family and New York operations team creating daily live and VOD content for Fox News Channel.

A snapshot of your responsibilities:

You work directly with the FNC Technical Director and crew in support of several live and live to tape shows and pre-tapes at our New York facility. This is a project based role

Requirements:

  • Must have experience working in a television studio operation or field environment.
  • Strong ability to react quickly to changing requirements.
  • Need to be familiar with micing techniques for both field and studio.
  • Effective ability to plan ahead, identify possible problems, and possess strong trouble shooting skills required.
  • You should have an understanding in aesthetics of microphone cabling and IFB wiring.
  • Mic guests as needed for live and as-live production
  • Assist in the maintenance of audio equipment under the direction of the A1
  • Communicate any issues or audio needs to the control room
  • Move and organize furniture and set dec in studio prior and following shoot
  • Other tasks as directed by the Technical Director and/or A1

** This is a project based role and you must be flexible to work on multiple shows over varied hours and days.