Freelance Audio Newsgatherer

Role Purpose: Freelance Audio Newsgatherers are responsible for quickly locating and producing the most relevant sound bites for our Terrestrial Radio News operation. This position is up to 20 hours/week and the schedule varies week to week.  

Job Duties:

  • Conduct interviews
  • Find sound bites
  • Produce radio wraps
  • Assemble audio montages
  • Write intros to audio news clips

Basic Qualifications:

  • Solid news judgment and excellent writing skills
  • Familiar with Cool Edit/Adobe Audition and iNews
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and high-pressure newsroom environment

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
  • Must be able to work nights and weekend shifts regularly and be available to work on short notice
  • Must be willing to work in NYC
  • 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 operates FOX News Radio (FNR), a 24/7 news service reaching more than 34 million listeners a week on over 1,250 affiliated radio stations. The network features a comprehensive hourly five-minute newscast along with one-minute newscasts, business updates and breaking-news coverage. FOX News Talk provides four weekday programs including: Kilmeade & Friends, The John Gibson Show, and The Tom Sullivan Show. More Info:

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.