Freelance Producer/Shift Editor, Fox News Headlines 24/7

Your Future is here!

The Producer/Shift Editor supervises the staff for our network radio news operation, Fox News Headlines 24/7 (Channel 115 on SiriusXM Radio).The producer is our editorial leader, working with news anchors to craft the content and structure of a 24/7 news operation. This is fast moving news environment!   You must thrive in a fast-paced deadline-driven newsroom, who excels at multi-tasking, has strong attention to detail, and works well in a team of journalists.   Your writing and editing skills must be excellent, your editorial judgment first-rate. 

Snapshot of your responsibilities: 

  • Format, program, coordinate, and produce a live news program
  • Produce segments and produce reporter hits
  • Manage and keep clear communication with reporters editors, assignment desk and anchors
  • Keep newscast updated by working on developing stories as day progresses
  • Handle staffing issues when managers are not present

 

Requirements: 

  • 5+ years experience editing all-news radio or producing live breaking news in a television control room
  • Highly skilled in writing and copy editing
  • Knowledge of iNews, ENCO and Adobe Audition (Cool-Edit) a major plus
  • Strong digital journalism skills and social media experience
  • Ability to make the right decisions during breaking news situations as well as during routine shifts
  • Ability to interact with high profile talent
  • Great communication skills, has a terrific attitude, and works well with a team
  • Creative and “out of the box” thinking
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced work environment

You are masterfully skillful at:

  • Working in a 24/7 news operation, we require flexibility in scheduling, including the ability to work nights, overnights, weekends, and early mornings.
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