Associate Producer, #MediaBuzz
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY Fox News Media FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the recently announced AVOD platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 19 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks among the top business channels on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month. JOB DESCRIPTION Fox News Media is looking for an exceptional Associate Producer to join their Washington, DC #MediaBuzz weekend team. As the Associate Producer for #MediaBuzz, you will be expected to utilize keen editorial skills, including a strong interest in analyzing how the media cover the news. You will be an avid consumer of news media - from network, cable, and radio broadcasts to print and online media - and will be responsible for finding short, compelling soundbites and written quotes that will help illustrate and enlighten viewers about how the media are covering the news. As the Associate Producer for #MediaBuzz, you will be proactive, passionate and self-motivated, and will have the ability to work successfully with diverse editorial staff, guests, and technical teams. A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES * Research and select video clips and news quotes to help craft informative guest segments * Pitch guest segment ideas with a clear media focus * Build graphics and lower thirds that help emphasize and enlighten the viewer * Spearhead social media for #MediaBuzz, including our webpage and Twitter feed * Edit VOs and Soundbites for air, package producing taped interviews, and field pieces WHAT YOU NEED * 2 years of television news experience * Strong interest in how the media covers the news * Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, multitask, and prioritize daily, especially in breaking news situations * Strong communication and writing skills * Experience with iNews and Viz systems NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEALBREAKER * Bachelor's degree We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.