Fox News is looking for a highly motivated, pro-active, and creative Freelance Producer to work with our team producing morning packages and live shots for Fox’s O&O station group in the Washington, DC Bureau. Producers work hand-in-hand with correspondents generating story ideas, researching and gathering information, screening and selecting video and sound bites, fact-checking the script to ensure 100% accuracy, and overseeing the package editing session. Occasionally the producer will also be called upon to write package scripts quickly and accurately. The producer will also be responsible for trafficking a steady stream of live shots, ensuring stations remain within their 5-minute windows. Candidates must be able to work well under pressure, possess strong communication skills and work well both independently and in a team environment. Five+ years’ experience producing live shots, packages, or field producing is required. Producer candidates must be willing to work an early-morning shift. Knowledge of or experience covering national politics and/or Congress is a plus.
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