Department Manager

Role Purpose:  The Department Manager will coordinate a wide variety of department duties as required by team of editors, reporters and producers.

Job Duties:

  • Cross-department communication and trouble-shooting, scheduling, processing of freelance invoices, and other assistance
  • Monitor audience feedback and email communications with the department, assist in compilation of metrics and other information

Basic Qualifications:

  • Strong organizing skills, versatile work ethic and ability to work both under close direction supervision, as well as independently when necessary
  • Ability to process invoices and maintain communications with department freelancers, contributors and others
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience and familiarity with relevant office software programs
  • Enthusiasm for working in positive, collegial newsroom setting

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through careers.foxnews.com to be considered
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news
  • 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 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.