Producer, Capitol Hill

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.  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.

Fox News is looking for a tenacious newsgatherer to join our Capitol Hill team.  This pro-active, passionate and self-motivated individual will work with our producers and reporters to break news and advance the networks’ Congressional coverage.

A snapshot of your responsibilities:

  • Build contacts and develop own unique sources that allow you the opportunity to break news
  • Provide editorial and logistical guidance to drive our Capitol Hill coverage and stay ahead of our competitors
  • Work closely with the all of the Fox News correspondents and producers across all platforms to gather material, conduct interviews and assist with live shots
  • Pitch stories and develop original content for television and digital that approach stories from unique angles
  • Stay competitive by tracking the latest developments in various Congressional stories, aggressively reaching out to contacts and attending press conferences and events

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 7 years of political reporting in a broadcast, print or digital work environment
  • Exceptional editorial judgment and intricate knowledge of Capitol Hill and Congressional politics
  • Strong contacts on Capitol Hill, federal agencies and the White House
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, multitask, and prioritize on a daily basis, and especially in breaking news situations

 Desired Characteristics:

  • Proficiency in shooting, editing and digitally transmitting video
  • Exceptional editorial skills: Ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television.
  • Knowledge of politics and current events
  • Willingness to collaborate with other producers and reporters
  • Impeccable attention to detail and solid organizational skills