Freelance Production Assistant, Media Desk

Your Future is here!

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 production assistant to join our Media Desk . You will be a self- starter with stellar communication skills. You have a positive attitude and you are highly organized. You will be able to perform well under the pressure of a live news environment. You are eager to advance within the company and you are a quick learner.

Schedule varies depending on news; candidate must be able to work flexible shifts including weekends and holidays.  

 

A snapshot of your responsibilities include:

  • Attaching editorial meta-data (text information) to large volumes of incoming daily video.
  • Providing shot-by-shot logs for video specifically selected for permanent archive.
  • Using video hardware to ingest physical media into a digital system.
  • Transcribing important speeches as it pertains to breaking news situations.
  • Monitoring quality control standards with correct video and levels

 

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Broadcasting, Journalism or Communications is preferred
  • Knowledge of iNews and Ardome is a plus
  • Strong knowledge of current events
  • Experience with multi-tasking several projects
  • Excellent editorial judgment

 

 

This role does not provide visa sponsorship.