Writer, Fox & Friends

Role Purpose: 

FOX News Channel is seeking an experienced and dynamic morning television writer.  This position requires working both weekend and weekday overnight hours

Job Duties:

  • Write daily creative and edgy stories and teases for morning news program
  • Write Stories in a breaking news environment
  • Pitch story ideasHelp with planning of next day programming

Basic Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of national or local major market experience
  • Demonstrated ability to write creative and edgy stories and teases is vital
  • Solid news judgment and understanding of fair and balanced journalism
  • Strong producing and communication skills
  • Breaking news experience
  • The ability to work well in a fast paced and intense atmosphere

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through foxnewscareers.com
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends. 
    Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week

Desired Qualifications:

  • Morning television experience
  • Working knowledge of iNews
  • Ability to enterprise, research, and plan stories
  • Thorough knowledge of current events, US politics, geopolitics, foreign policy, history 

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.

FOX NEWS policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability or genetics, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. FOX NEWS equal employment opportunity philosophy applies to all aspects of employment, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, transfer, promotion, employee benefits, compensation, and termination.