Production Assistant, Special Report w/ Bret Baier

Role Purpose: The Production Assistant will play an important role in the gathering of editorial information, video & graphical material for the weekday program, Special Report w/ Bret Baier.

Job Duties:

  • Creatively conceive and select elements for show segments
  • Conduct independent research, analyze and interpret domestic, international and political affairs
  • Develop and pitch story ideas to anchor and senior show staff
  • Create and drive content to the other Special Report platforms, including the online show, blog and show page

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 1 year of broadcast experience
  • Knowledge of national politics and the DC area
  • Familiarity with iNews and VIZ 
  • Motivated, self-starter who is able to work independently, as well as in a team environment
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast paced and intense atmosphere

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through careers.foxnews.com to be considered
  • Must be willing and able to work various shifts when needed
  • Must be willing and able to work in Washington, DC and travel as needed
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Description of Organization:  FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news.  A top five cable network, FNC has been the most-watched news channel in the country for 15 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.

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