OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
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 more than 14 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.
As a Freelance Audio Newsgatherer, you are quick on your feet to find the perfect addition to a story. You will be counted on to quickly locate and produce the most relevant soundbites for our Terrestrial Radio News operation. This role requires that you are able to work up to 20 hours a week, with the schedule varying week to week.
You will be assigned the following shift: Saturday and Sunday 2:30PM-10:30PM EST
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
You will conduct interviews
You will locate soundbites and assemble audio montages
Writing introductions to audio news clips
Producing radio wraps
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
You have a solid knowledge of news
You have great editorial judgment
You have excellent writing skills
You are familiar with Cool Edit/Adobe Audition and iNews
You thrive in a fast-paced and high-pressure newsroom environment