Satellite Desk Coordinator

Fox News Channel seeks a highly motivated and detail oriented Satellite Desk Coordinator to assist with field operations.

Responsibilities:

  • Schedule all studio, satellite, fiber and teleport facilities for Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network
  • Work with domestic and international transmission providers and vendors
  • Assist in booking production facilities and camera crews
  • Work nights and weekends

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 2+ years satellite desk/assignment desk experience
  • Experience in broadcast or affiliate news services is a plus
  • Basic knowledge of satellite, fiber vendor, and transport technologies
  • Basic understanding of traditional video transport technologies as well as new media technologies such as video streaming
  • Knowledge of ScheduALL is a plus
  • Good editorial judgment
  • Strong logistical and organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast paced work environment
  • Works well independently and in a team environment