Writer/Reporter (Overnight)

Seeking driven, experienced writers skilled at working under breaking news deadlines to turn crisp, clean, compelling copy for overnight and early-morning shifts at leading news website. Strong rewrite skills and the ability to identify and highlight unseen original story angles where others can’t are an absolute must. Effective multitasking also a key requirement, as reporters must be able to work quickly and efficiently. Writers will play a critical and high-profile role in setting the morning agenda for the broader digital operation; through the FoxNews.com website, newsletters, and early morning alerts.

Requirements

  • Three years daily journalism experience, with specific experience in both rewriting and turning original stories in breaking news environment
  • Proven ability to write sharp copy, on the tightest of deadlines
  • Ability to work overnight and very early-morning shifts
  • Strong understanding of current events, across a wide range of subjects
  • Ability to work well under high-pressure environment both alone, and in a team
  • Understanding and experience with social media, turning SEO-friendly copy and headlines

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