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Employment Opportunities With FOX News
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Yield Analyst-Fox News Digital

New York

The Yield Analyst will monitor the monetization of Foxnews.com and Foxbusiness.com's remnant inventory through accurate analyses and yield improvement initiatives.

Responsibilities:

o Develop quantitative analyses, yield models and ad hoc reports to effectively communicate remnant revenue performance, data trends, and opportunities

o Proactively monitor yield, identify gaps, and recommend campaign optimizations to Sales and Ad Operations

o Build dashboards to efficiently track remnant revenue sold via networks or individual campaigns and manage yield technologies, processes and systems

o Understand the remnant landscape, advertising networks and how to maximize yield in order to provide senior management with insights and marketplace intelligence

o Present complex yield analyses and solutions to cross-functional teams

Experience/Qualifications:

o Strong experience working with ad serving technologies, such as DART (DFP) and utilizing data analysis tools (Microsoft Excel and/or Access)

o Strong blend of business and technical skills and a successful track-record of applying quantitative decision-making techniques/solutions in a fast-paced business environment

o Knowledge of online media advertising and the metrics for determining CPM, yield, etc.

o Excellent communication skills with a wide range of groups, including Sales, Management and 3rd party vendors

Bachelors degree with a focus on Business, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science, Math or related Engineering/Quantitative discipline

Digital Media Designer

New York

FOX News Digital is seeking a Full-Time, on site, Digital Media Designer for its Product Development team. Conceive and develop ideas for each project. Create mockups for various online content and media from websites to virals, banners to social networking, and the iPhone as well.

Qualifications:

At least 3-5 years of design experience

A keen eye for design, color and typography (pixel accuracy)

A desire to create high concept and beautifully crafted online content

Solid understanding of web standards, compression and best practices

Time management excellence for multiple projects

Communicate with Business Analysts, Product Managers and Web Designers

Design prototype and user interfaces for websites and applications

Create static and animated banner ads to promote the website, along with developing functional landing pages

Flash and Actionscript knowledge and experience

Working knowledge of Adobe After Effects a plus

3D modeling, rendering, and animation a plus

Responsibilities:

Work closely with interactive developers to optimize user experience

Work with potential web partners on any outsourced content creation

Research information and best practices to enhance value of designs

Ensure consistency with corporate design and brand guidelines

Participate in special projects or task forces as opportunities arise

Able to flourish on a project, in a team, or solo

Web Project Manager

New York

Responsibilities:

The Project Manager will lead projects across FOXNews.com and FOXBusiness.com websites. The ideal candidate is a dynamic, results-oriented, detail-driven project manager with software and/or web project management experience.

o Effectively lead cross-functional teams (business, operations, quality assurance, and technology) to successfully deliver new website initiatives.

o Independently manage the full project life cycle, from initiation through implementation; including (but not limited to) requirements gathering and prioritization, defining scope and schedule, obtaining approvals, managing development and testing tasks, and troubleshooting.

o Ensure project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately.

o Work with third-party subcontractors and technology partners.

o Facilitate team and client meetings effectively.

o Hold regular status meetings with project team.

o Identify and resolve issues appropriately and in a timely fashion.

o Effectively communicate relevant project information to superiors.

o Regularly interface with senior stakeholders and business leads across the organization.

o Collaborate with other members of the Project Management team to set and maintain appropriate project management methodologies; provide recommendations for process improvements and best practices.

Requirements

o Expertise in developing detailed plans for complex projects involving challenging requirements, limited resources, and fixed deadlines in a fast paced environment.

o A proven track record of managing large scale projects and delivering results.

o Familiarity with standard software project and project management concepts, practices and procedures.

o Expertise in written and oral communication, in relationship building, and in collaboration in a cross-functional team.

o Ability to organize and prioritize tasks to ensure timely implementation of assigned projects.

o Solid decision-making and problem solving skills; ability to execute a number of parallel tasks.

o High level of business and technical savvy; strong organizational and analytical skills

Web Page Producer/iMag

New York

Fox News Channel's lifestyle web magazine seeks a Page Producer to oversee all web production. The web producer will work with a team of video producers to manage content on the iMag section of the Web site. Ideal position for someone who is creative and has a background in web production and is looking to gain experience in new media platforms.

Duties include but not limited to:

o Editing and posting all original video content and text pieces

o Web page management and site maintenance

o Work with content producers on section layouts, preparing the web production calendar

o Work with FOX News Channel producers to create new ideas for online pages.

o Work with Web Video Unit to make video segments available on the Web

o Use Photoshop to create images and graphics

o Propose and implement creative ideas to keep site innovative

Requirements:

o Working knowledge of HTML and Adobe Photoshop

o Web Production experience

o Team player who can also operate independently

o Ability to work all hours and keep a flexible schedule

o Background in communications/journalism preferred

o Ideal candidate will have exceptional writing, editing and proofreading skills and the ability to work quickly and accurately in a high-stress environment

Quality Assurance Analyst

New York

We are seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst for the Web Production and Development department. This person works closely with the development team, leading the Quality Assurance effort for site enhancements and the site's content management system.

Responsibilities:

o Responsible for the planning, developing and implementing tests. This includes functionality and usability testing.

o Develops and maintains test data for use exclusively with test cases.

o Work closely with the development team, leading the Quality Assurance effort for the site's CMS.

Essential Skills and Experience:

o Ability to work with developers and QA team members to implement test plans.

o Excellent problem solver with ability to communicate ideas both verbally and written to all levels of team is required.

o Experienced in writing test cases and test plans

o Execute and report on tests on a timely basis.

o Able to work well individually and within a team.

o Knowledge of Web architecture and infrastructure.

o Proficient and experienced in Windows 2000, XP; Mac OSX.

o Read/write HTML.

o Helpful, but not required: Oracle database experience.

o Experience working in Linux and Unix environments a plus.

o PC: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio.

o Internet/Web: (PC and Mac) Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox; Mac Safari

o Experience working in a news environment a major plus.

Mid-Level Database Administrator

New York

Responsibilities:

Working as an integral part of the Fox News Digital Operations team, our DBAs will be responsible for database administration and design tasks to support the back end infrastructure of Fox News' digital properties. Responsibilities include maintaining, upgrading new Oracle and MySQL databases that power development, QA and production environments, as well as building new databases to support new projects, and troubleshooting any database related issues that may arise. The ideal candidate must be a team player who has excellent communication skills and must be willing to support a fast paced 24x7 environment.

Duties include but not limited to:

Providing core administration for development, QA and production database environments.

Installation, configuration, upgrades to databases and database-related software utilities.

Development and implementation of logical and physical database designs.

Managing existing databases, capacity planning, upgrades, backup/recovery and performance tuning.

Developing PL/SQL procedures and SQL queries, shell scripts and perl scripts for database administration.

Monitoring existing databases and troubleshooting to resolve problems that may be application related and/or database related.

Optimizing queries to improve response time and throughput and providing recommendations to the Unix and development teams.

Performing functions to administer database access (e.g. setting up schemas, maintaining privileges and roles, maintaining passwords).

Maintaining database diagrams and database documentation.

Requirements:

3-5 years experience with Oracle database administration, including 8i and 10g under Solaris and Linux (Red Hat)

Experience with clustered environments (Veritas Cluster) and Oracle Data Guard

Experience with PL/SQL

Experience with Oracle installation and configuration

Experience with grid control, performance tuning and diagnostics

Experience supporting database back-ends for Java applications is a plus

MySQL and/or MSSQL experience is a plus

Unix administration experience is a plus

Applications Developer

New York

FOX News is seeking a Portal Developer for its Web Production and Development department. The Portal Developer provides solution creation, design and coding for Portal projects, specifically as relates to development of Portlets for the Content Management System (CMS).

Responsibilities:

o Design, develop, test, and implement Portal based applications

o Involved in teams on Portlet design, service-oriented architecture (SOA), and reuse opportunities

Essential Skills and Experience:

o Experience creating Java Portlets

o Experience working with one or more of following:

o Vignette Application Portal, Websphere Portal, Weblogic Portal, JBOSS Seam, Plumtree, Epicentric, ATG Dynamo, Sun Java System Portal Server 6.2,

o Experience with Servlets and J2EE

o Knowledge of front end web technologies such as JSP and JSF

o Knowledge of XSLT

o Proven Object Oriented Analysis and Design (OOAD) experience

o Ability to troubleshoot problems

o Good Knowledge of JSR 168 specifications

o Experience with SQL and Hibernate

o Ideally, experience or familiarity with the Media Industry

o Coding in Java as well as presenting technical concepts to senior leaders in the group

Flash Developer

New York

Description:

FOX News Digital is seeking a Flash Developer/Designer to build out a new interactive team concentrating on foxnews.com and foxbusiness.com. Emphasis in video/FLV publishing experience and solid actionscript experience with a strong understanding of Object Oriented Programming.

* Develop and implement interactive Flash applications to support major online properties

* Integrate into existing website using a variety of data sources and Content Management System

* Ensure all Flash experiences meet business objectives, deliver creative direction, and are optimized for highest performance

* Use iterative design techniques to improve designs over each project's lifecycle

* Communicate with Business Analysts, Product Managers and Web Designers

* Portfolio of Flash design and development work required

* 3-5 years of experience developing dynamic, Flash-based customer experiences, experience in online media a plus

* Advanced ActionScripting skills required

Ad Traffic Coordinator

New York

Responsibilities:

The Ad Traffic Coordinator has an important role in the FOXNews Digital team. The Traffic Coordinator works with the Ad Traffic Manager in the setup and management of all advertising campaigns on our ad server.

Specific duties include but are not limited to:

· Enter and test ad campaigns into our ad management system (currently DART DFP)

· Oversee inventory and provide avail estimates

· Generate weekly, and ad hoc reports on inventory and campaign performance

· Troubleshoot serving problems and reporting discrepancies

· Provide professional customer service to sales team and advertisers

· Work closely with the Production team on integrating custom ads into the site

Preferred Experience and Skills:

· A working knowledge and experience with 3rd party ad serving tools

· Ability to thrive in a fast paced, team-based environment

· Strong knowledge of Excel, Photoshop and HTML

· Understanding of mobile advertising solutions

· Spectacular organizational skills and attention to detail.

· Great communication skills and initiative.

Senior Traffic Specialist, Digital Media Sales

New York

Fox News seeks a Senior Traffic Specialist for the FOX News Channel Digital Media Sales (FOXNews.com, FOX News Mobile, FOX News Interactive TV) team.

Responsibilities:

Primary responsibility is to oversee incoming ad deals for Fox News Digital Media, managing their performance, and reporting on overall property metrics. Other responsibilities will include working with Director of Operations in preparing reports for senior management, developing and implementing ideas to optimize campaign goals, producing ideas that will improve the look and feel of advertising on the site, and working with accounting to produce and deliver invoices.

Requirements:

- 3+ years experience in online media.

- Strong knowledge of both traditional and digital media.

- Strong Excel skills.

- Capability of creating Java, HTML, and Flash tags.

- Work well in a high-pressure sales environment.

- Ability to manage relationships with creative teams at agencies and clients.

FOX NEWS CHANNEL

Producer, Department of Justice & Federal Law Enforcement

Washington, DC

Responsibilities:

As a Beat Producer in the Washington bureau you will be expected to cover events in and around the Washington area related to the operation of the Department of Justice, FBI and other Federal law enforcement agencies. Strong writing skills are critical. The ability to judge news value and report accordingly is key. You will need the ability to make contacts and sources within the agencies and use them to break news. You will work with television news crews and reporters to cover live events in a fast paced 24-hour news environment. Qualified candidates will also work on daily news packages for Special Report w/ Brit Hume and produce reporter live shots for daytime and primetime programming and write for Foxnews.com. Candidates should be able and willing to travel as news warrants.

Requirements:

- Bachelor's degree and 5+ years of broadcast experience

- Strong editorial judgment as well as strong logistical skills

- Knowledge/Experience covering the Justice Department and Federal Law Enforcement

- Knowledge of national politics and the DC area

- The ability to work well in a fast paced and intense atmosphere

- Familiarity with iNews

- Flexibility to work various shifts when needed

- Motivated, self-starter who is able to work independently as well as in a team environment

- Ability to multi-task and prioritize is a necessity

Producer

Washington, DC

As a Producer in the Washington bureau you will oversee the process of gathering editorial and video material for use on air. You will be expected to cover events in and around the Washington area. You will work with television news crews and reporters to cover live events in a fast paced 24-hour news environment. As a producer you will select video and sound bites. You will conduct interviews with newsmakers both over the phone, in person, and sometimes on air. Producers work on daily news packages for Special Report w/ Brit Hume and produce reporter live shots for daytime and primetime programming. Producers are expected to be able to fill positions in the newsroom responsible for making decisions that affect on air events. As a producer you should be able to take the lead on any project assigned with minimal input from others. Producers are responsible for all the logistical duties associated with the above tasks, such as arranging travel, hiring crews, studios, and/or means of transmission. Candidates should be able and willing to travel as news warrants.

Requirements:

Bachelors degree and 5+ years of broadcast experience

Strong editorial judgment as well as strong logistical skills

Knowledge of national politics and the DC area

The ability to work well in a fast paced and intense atmosphere

Familiarity with iNews

Flexibility to work various shifts when needed, must be available to work weekends

Motivated, self-starter who is able to work independently as well as in a team environment

Ability to multi-task and prioritize is a necessity

Associate Producer, "Weekend Live"

Washington, DC

As an Associate Producer in the Washington bureau you will play an important role in the gathering of editorial information and video material. You will work with the editorial staff and assist in the coverage of news events in a fast paced 24-hour news environment. You will assist reporters and producers in gathering video and picking sound bites for use on air. You will attend and/or log news conferences; and conduct interviews of newsmakers, both over the phone and in person. Associate producer's are also responsible for performing all duties associated with the logistics of the above tasks, such as arranging travel, hiring crews, studios, and/or means of transmission. Candidates should be willing to travel.

Requirements:

Bachelors degree and 3-5 years of broadcast experience

Good editorial judgment as well as strong logistical skills

Knowledge of national politics and the DC area

The ability to work well in a fast paced and intense atmosphere

Familiarity with iNews

Flexibility to work various shifts when needed, must work be available to work weekends

Motivated, self-starter who is able to work independently as well as in a team environment

Ability to multi-task and prioritize is a necessity

Freelance Technical Director

New York

Experience: Three to five years experience as a TD. Knowledge of switchers, DVE's, Device controllers, and DDR's is necessary. Knowledge of SONY switchers, DNF controllers, and Nexio servers is a plus. Must have excellent control room demeanor, proven leadership skills, and the ability to handle pressure in a fast paced environment. Must be flexible with their schedule, able to work weekends and any shift in a 24-hour time period and breaking news environment.

Freelance Avid Media Composer Editor

New York

Requirements/Responsibilities:

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FOX News Channel is seeking an experienced Freelance Avid Media Composer Editor for the Advertising and Promotions Department.

Must have extensive experience in cutting promos with heavy composting. A successful candidate will be highly creative, have solid design skills, and be able to work well with Producers. Must have a flexible "can-do" attitude, can adhere to strict deadlines in a breaking news environment, and be willing to work all shifts in a 24-hour breaking news environment.

Freelance Studio Technicians

New York

Studio Techs create and maintain lighting effects for FNC, FBN and syndicated daily programming. Depending on experience and level of expertise, the work can range from providing basic studio lighting to more complex design. (Multiple setups, light board operation and programming, special effects, outdoor or location lighting, green screen efx, etc)

Studio Technicians receive daily and project based assignments and work directly with studio Operation Supervisors, Lead Studio Tech and other studio crew. They are assigned to provide crew support for in-house programming, production and occasional freelance designers to help plan and install initial lighting plots for new productions and guidance for new set installations.

Studio Techs assist with set maintenance, repair and storage coordination and organization. They provide support and stagehand services when required.

Responsibilities may include:

Assist in the set up of lighting equipment

Ensure all fixtures and other lighting related equipment are working properly and maintained

Be assigned to Board Operation

Restore equipment after use and maintain support and storage areas

Rig lighting and specialty equipment

Program lighting consoles and maintain back-up protocol

Program and operate color kinetics

Operate manual and computer-controlled lighting systems during a show

Maintain inventory

Run cables and place lights for segments outside the building

Work with the floor manager for proper stage set ups

Requirements:

Studio techs may be required to work long hours or additional shifts to meet the demands of breaking news, programming, pre-tape schedules; special scenic set ups, performances and/or shift coverage. Shifts include evenings and weekends.

Knowledge of electrical systems, lighting effects and electronics

Creativity

Familiar with trade tools and power tools

Interest in the news and entertainment industry

Good communication skills

Ability to work under the pressure of live programming and extreme time constraints

Carpentry skills a plus

Economist/Researcher, Fox News Channel & Fox Business Network

New York

Responsibilities:

As part of the information center, the Economist/Researcher will conduct research and perform analysis on the U.S. and global economies, and communicate these findings to various constituencies within Fox News/Fox Business. He or she will monitor current economic conditions and developments, and create reports that discuss the implications of these events on Fox's overall financial goals. The successful candidate will also contribute to Fox programming by providing research to producers, writers and talent for use on air.

Duties include but not limited to:

o Monitor news resources and financial publications for the latest reports on the U.S. and global economies

o Create reports for executives and other staff on a weekly and/or as-needed basis, clearly articulating the "big picture" impact of economic developments on Fox News business strategies

o Make projections and recommend courses of action relating to corporate, strategic, and financial opportunities based on domestic and international events

o Educate a wide range of personnel on economic issues and how they affect global politics and business

o Explain economic issues in layman's terms to a variety of staff members

o Meet tight deadlines turning around research assignments for news programming

Requirements:

o Degree in economics and 3-5 years related work experience; advanced degree a plus

o Firm grasp of U.S. and global economic systems and indicators

o Ability to explain complex topics to people of varying degrees of expertise

o Strong analytical skills including experience with financial modeling

o Excellent written and oral communication skills

o Strong interests in current events and the media industry

Technical Production Manager-Freelance/Staff

New York

Description:

o Provide front-line control room support for all technical personnel and related issues to production, is the liaison with satellite operations, editorial/production clients and other technical operations groups.

o This individual will handle live remote coordination, assign IFB/PL for remotes, and make video/audio adjustments to frame syncs, and can even book facilities.

o This individual will also be responsible for staffing studio crews and control room personnel, scheduling and handling production requests amongst all technical operations groups.

o Knowledge of acquisition, edit and archive workflow helpful. Will become well versed in the operations of all control rooms and studio functions to be able to handle any and all requests.

o This person will also be responsible for managing a division of the technical division along with writing and delivering annual performance reviews.

o Planning for large and small -scale remotes (i.e. elections, full shows on the road) - book crews, hotels, travel arrangements, order or rent equipment and compile list of technical gear needed, office space, talent requests, makeup, and anything else that production requires.

o Travel to/from remote sites, work on site and be the lead person for large and small-scale events.

Responsibilities:

o The Technical/Production Manager will provide front-line management of personnel, facilities, equipment and technology for a customer driven production operations group supporting News and Business.

o For assigned program(s), work closely with producers and directors in planning programs and managing field, studio, and manpower scheduling to minimize costs to the customer and channel.

o Work closely with finance managers in preparation of show or facility budgets and expense reporting.

o Must understand acquisition, studio, editing, and graphics processes to deliver quality of service and maximum resource utilization.

o Be responsible for certain compliance policies

Intake Operator-Freelance

New York

Experience: At least three years experience in television operations necessary. Individual must have a solid working knowledge of digital video recorders, fundamental knowledge of satellite traffic and strong computer skills. Candidate must be organized, work well in a team setting, have the ability to juggle multiple duties and tasks and be able to identify / trouble shoot audio and video problems with satellite, microwave and vyvx transmissions transmission. Must be able to work weekends, overnights and early morning shifts.

Writer, FOX Business Network

New York

FOX News Channel is seeking an experienced and dynamic Writer.

Requirements:

o 4+ years of national or local major market experience

o Superior knowledge of business and economic issues as well as national politics and current events

o Solid news judgment and understanding of fair and balanced journalism

o Strong producing and communication skills

o Breaking news experience

o The ability to work well in a fast paced and intense atmosphere

o Working knowledge of iNews

o Must be available to work weekends/overnights.

Freelance Writer, Fox & Friends

New York

FOX News Channel is seeking an experienced and dynamic morning television writer. This position requires working both weekend and weekday overnight hours.

Requirements:

4+ years of national or local major market experience

Morning television experience a plus

Demonstrated ability to write creative and edgy stories and teases is vital

Solid news judgment and understanding of fair and balanced journalism

Strong producing and communication skills

Breaking news experience

The ability to work well in a fast paced and intense atmosphere

Working knowledge of iNews helpful

Satellite Desk Coordinator

New York

Responsibilities/Requirements:

Fox News Channel is looking for highly motivated and energetic people to join our Satellite Operations department.

Requirements:

o Bachelor's Degree and 2+ years satellite desk and or assignment desk experience

o Basic knowledge of satellite and fiber connectivity and teleport providers and technologies a plus

o Experience in broadcast or affiliate news services is a plus

o Good editorial judgment as well as strong logistical skills

o The ability to work well in a fast paced and intense atmosphere

o Familiarity with iNews

o Requires working flexible hours, including nights and weekends

o Motivated, self-starter who is able to work independently as well as in a team environment

o Ability to multi-task and prioritize are a necessity.

Graphics Engineering Systems Administrator

Fox News Channel / Fox Business Network

New York

Job Description and Responsibilities:

We are seeking a highly motivated person with experience in IT, DBA and high speed LANs to maintain and support a growing infrastructure within a live production environment.

As a Graphics Engineering Systems Administrator you will:

* Maintain the existing systems used in the production of our on-air control room Graphics systems

* Manage DBA functions for Broadcast Graphics systems

* Assist in qualifications of hardware and software revision and upgrades

* Liaise with Broadcast and Enterprise Systems Administrators to implement proactive policies and best practices for IT infrastructure

* Manage tape archive library and backup schedules for graphics production

Responsibilities:

- Support existing software pipeline infrastructure

- Interface with other DBA and IT administrators carry out daily procedures

- Proactive support of hardware, software updates, security patches and revisions testing

- Maintain, improve and secure our expanding Broadcast LAN infrastructure

- Support external datafeeds and backend systems with third party vendor solutions

- Support on-air operations related to Graphics Engineering infrastructure

Requirements:

- Proficiency in Linux or Unix, as well as Windows

- SQL DBA

- Knowledge or direct experience with Oracle database management

- Knowledge of networks, Graphics computing, render farms and clustered servers

- Software / hardware systems experience

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills

- Team-oriented player / flexible schedule

- Familiarity with current trends

Desired Skills and Pluses:

- Knowledge of video and disk array hardware

- Knowledge of video codecs & streaming video techniques

- Knowledge of live production environments

- Software debugging experience

- Knowledge of video codecs & streaming video techniques

Staff Accountant

New York

Requirements: Bachelor's degree in accounting or business and 1-3 years of general accounting experience. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

o Preparation of monthly as well as quarterly financial statements, including the Statement of Cash Flows

o Preparation of financial statements for joint venture

o Various balance sheet reconcilations, including prepaids and accrued liabilities

o Bank reconciliations

o Maintain, monitor and collect on various accounts receivable

o Intercompany account reconciliations

o Expense account analysis including variance analysis and forecasting

o Journal entries and month-end close process

o Enter Fixed Assets into Enterprise One

o Intercompany billing

o Special projects as assigned

The individual should have an understanding of GAAP and must thrive in both independent and group environments, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and a demonstrated proficiency in Excel. Enterprise One and MS Access experience a plus. Industry knowledge and interest in current events a plus.

Associate Producer/ Writer--FOX News Live

New York

FOX News Channel is seeking an experienced Associate Producer/ Writer

Requirements:

-5+ years of major-market or national experience.

-Spot news judgment, substantial live control room time.

-Flexibility on day/ night/ weekend work responding to breaking news

-Ability to write with urgency, style, brevity, salesmanship; deliver substantial news in a highly-produced environment.

Engineering and Operations Manager

New York

Network News Service (NNS) the domestic newsgathering cooperative of ABC, CBS and Fox News has an opening for Engineering and Operations Manager. This is a Senior Management position responsible for News Operations and Engineering for the main New York newsroom and regional bureaus.

Duties include but are not limited to:

·Supervision of IT and Satellite staff

·Negotiate and manage contracts with vendors

·Track and reconcile all expenses related to transmission, infrastructure and facilities

·Initiate and present capital projects

·Coordinate coverage plans for breaking, continuing and planned News events.

·Insure NNS remains technologically progressive and efficient

·Evaluate new technology to be applied to newsroom improvements, efficiencies, upgrades and cost savings

The Operations and Engineering Manager will be a member of the NNS Operating Committee which is responsible for strategic development and planning. The position will require limited travel. NNS is a 24/7 operating environment the candidate should be willing to work nights, weekends and holidays as required.

NNS is currently involved in the development and deployment of new asset management, editing and editorial technology. The individual will work be responsible overseeing these projects and coordinating the NNS development team with outside vendors.

The successful candidate should have strong News operations background with a effective knowledge of IT infrastructure, digital platforms and traditional broadcast infrastructure.

Engineering Technician/Maintenance Engineer

Washington, DC

Requirements/Responsibilities:

Fox News Channel seeks a full-time engineering technician with a minimum of five years experience as a broadcast engineer in a network or major market station. Must have ability to work in a news oriented, rapidly paced environment, and efficiently remedy on-air emergencies. Candidate should possess a working knowledge of digital audio and video technologies and be able to troubleshoot and repair system problems and equipment down to the component level if necessary. Experience in the field of audio and radio engineering is essential in this position. Knowledge of computers, video/audio servers, and networking is also important. Associates degree in Electronic Engineering or equivalent education preferred. FCC or SBE certifications are a plus. Should possess strong communications skills and the ability to work on multiple projects. Flexible schedule includes some weekends and/or evenings and the occasional overnight, with overtime as necessary.

Sales System Analyst

New York

Fox News seeks a Sales System Analyst for the FOX News Channel Ad Sales Department

Responsibilities:

This position has multiple responsibilities involving the Ad Sales System (Broadway) and all of the business processes related to it.

Duties include but are not limited to:

·Coordinate with all departments utilizing Broadway for ongoing system developments and assist in the implementation of upgrades, testing and user training

·Back-up for all system related issues (troubleshooting application and database problems, monitoring for data integrity, communicating outstanding issues with system vendor)

·System Administration for all user profiles, security and administrator tables (Client data, calendars, etc)

·Execute all EDI requests for contracts and invoices

·Manage all Ratecard and Stewardship (Nielsen ratings, projections) data in Broadway

·Support Finance dept. for Cable and Digital Media monthend and invoicing efforts

Requirements:

Candidate will be required to learn and understand all sales business and operations processes as they relate to the Ad Sales System applications.

·Min. 3 years Ad Sales Operations related experience.

·Strong knowledge and skills using any of the current Ad Sales Systems (Broadway, Gabriel, Dealmaker, Enterprise, JDS, etc)

·Basic Microsoft office skills (Excel, Word, Access)

·Ability to work in a high pressure sales environment and manage user expectations.

-Strong interpersonal skills and attention to detail.

Manager, Digital Business Development - Internet & New Platforms

New York

The FOX News Channel is seeking a Manager of Internet & New Platforms to support the Digital Business Development Team. This position reports to the Director of Digital Business Development based in New York.

The FOX News Digital Business Development team is responsible for maximizing revenue through new platform development, distribution of FOX News content across digital platforms, mobile distribution and product development and strategic planning. Daily team efforts include: locating, evaluating, and implementing new business opportunities; executing all distribution and partnership arrangements; developing short range plans to respond to potential opportunities and challenges in the marketplace; developing and implementing concepts that will improve existing lines of business; and working with senior management to create and implement long term strategic plans.

Responsibilities:

· Seek out new business opportunities in the Internet sector and effectively communicate benefits and set expectations with partners and senior management.

· Develop and manage new and existing partner relationships.

· Cultivate, evaluate and negotiate strategic Internet partnership agreements.

· Oversee multiple projects simultaneously and ensure projects are delivered on schedule and with high quality results.

· Fully understand product capabilities (i.e. advertising opportunities, site functionality) and partner requirements.

· Remain abreast of competitors and industry trends.

Requirements:

· Strong teamwork skills, work ethic, and ability to adapt to a constantly changing environment.

· Must be able to work effectively with all departments including sales, finance, marketing, legal, programming and engineering departments.

· Exceptional communication skills.

· Have a solid understanding of the internet sector.

· Must be comfortable presenting to senior management and negotiating against the senior management of potential partners.

· Possess creative, analytical as well as strong problem-solving skills.

· Experience with financial and internet business models is key.

Digital Business Development Coordinator, Internet

New York

The FOX News Channel is seeking a Coordinator to support the Digital Business Development Team efforts based in New York.

The FOX News Digital Business Development team is responsible for maximizing revenue through new platform development distribution of FOX News content across digital platforms, mobile distribution and product development, and strategic planning. Daily team efforts include: locating, evaluating, and implementing new business opportunities; executing all distribution and partnership arrangements; developing short range plans to respond to potential opportunities and challenges in the marketplace; developing and implementing concepts that will improve existing lines of business; and working with senior management to create and implement long term strategic plans.

Duties include but are not limited to:

· Develop financial models and analysis to support business development opportunities

· Coordinate deal implementation efforts with partners and internal departments (e.g., legal affairs, product management, operations, finance, marketing, promotions, etc.)

· Maintain partner relationships through optimization, tracking, and reporting

· Search out new business opportunities and lead key research and industry analysis projects

Requirements:

· Undergraduate degree required with a degree in finance or business administration preferred

· Strong analytical skills

· Familiarity with financial reporting

· Ability to coordinate multiple projects while meeting expectations and timelines

· Attention to detail

· Strong communication skills

· Proficient with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

· Strong interest to learn digital media business

Freelance Camera Operator

New York

Candidate must have minimum 1 year experience in Studio operations in a live production environment with demonstrated ability in camera operations. Must have basic understanding of Camera equipment including:

- Pedestals (locks, drags, and steering controls)

- Lenses (understanding of iris, zoom and focus controls)

- Viewfinders (contrast and brightness controls and electronic targeting functions)

- Hand Held Cameras (ability to operate as hand held and to assemble/build to studio configuration)

- Jib (understanding of basic jib configuration and operational concepts)

- Robotics (understanding of robotic systems and basic operational techniques).

Must have demonstrated ability to frame, focus, and zoom while tracking focus, and ability to dolly, ped, and truck pedestals. Must have an understanding of lighting concepts and equipment, and should understand principles of video operations, including white balancing, shading and color correction. Camera operators will be trained in basic knowledge of shows (including: camera positions, camera and video patching and set/prop configurations). Must have active participation in setting up and breaking down a show. Camera operators should have a positive can do attitude and be able to work all shifts in a 24-hour breaking news environment.

Freelance Camera Operator

DC

Candidate must have minimum 1 year experience in Studio operations in a live production environment with demonstrated ability in camera operations. Must have basic understanding of Camera equipment including:

- Pedestals (locks, drags, and steering controls)

- Lenses (understanding of iris, zoom and focus controls)

- Viewfinders (contrast and brightness controls and electronic targeting functions)

- Hand Held Cameras (ability to operate as hand held and to assemble/build to studio configuration)

- Jib (understanding of basic jib configuration and operational concepts)

- Robotics (understanding of robotic systems and basic operational techniques).

Must have demonstrated ability to frame, focus, and zoom while tracking focus, and ability to dolly, ped, and truck pedestals. Must have an understanding of lighting concepts and equipment, and should understand principles of video operations, including white balancing, shading and color correction. Camera operators will be trained in basic knowledge of shows (including: camera positions, camera and video patching and set/prop configurations). Must have active participation in setting up and breaking down a show. Camera operators should have a positive can do attitude and be able to work all shifts in a 24-hour breaking news environment.

Freelance Technical Director

Washington, DC

Experience: Three to five years experience as a TD. Knowledge of switchers, DVE's, still store devices, and DNF-profiles necessary. Knowledge of Phillips switcher is a plus. Must have excellent control room demeanor, proven leadership skills, and the ability to handle pressure in a fast paced environment. Must be flexible with their schedule, able to work weekends and any shift in a 24-hour time period and breaking news environment.

Freelance Deko Operator

Washington, DC

FOX News Channel seeks a Freelance Deko Operator. Minimum of 2-3 years experience required. Live control room and playback experience is a must. Candidates must be responsible, be able to work well under pressure, have good communication skills, take direction, and be flexible with their work schedule in order to adapt to a 24-hour news organization.

Freelance Intake Operator

Washington, DC

FOX News Channel seeks a Freelance Intake Operator. At least three years experience in television operations necessary. Individual must have a solid working knowledge of digital video recorders, fundamental knowledge of satellite traffic and strong computer skills. Candidate must be organized, work well in a team setting, have the ability to juggle multiple duties and tasks and be able to identify / trouble shoot audio and video problems with satellite, microwave and vyvx transmissions transmission. Must be able to work weekends, overnights and early morning shifts.

Freelance Deko Operator

New York

FOX News Channel seeks a Freelance Deko Operator. Minimum of 2-3 years experience required. Live control room and playback experience is a must. Candidates must be responsible, be able to work well under pressure, have good communication skills, take direction, and be flexible with their work schedule in order to adapt to a 24-hour news organization.

FOX NEWS RADIO

Associate Producer, Fox News Talk Radio

New York

Requirements/Responsibilities:

Fox News Talk Radio has a rare opening for an Associate Producer. This position requires experience in booking guests, talk show call screening, and strong research skills. An ideal candidate will be totally immersed in the news cycle, have good writing skills as well as Internet and digital audio editing experience. Previous talk radio experience preferred.

Entertainment Reporter

Los Angeles

Fox News Radio seeks a Los Angeles-based Entertainment Reporter. Must know all facets of the entertainment industry, including music, video games and webcasts. A minimum of three years of network or major-market radio experience preferred. Strong writing and presentation skills are a must. Audio production experience is highly valued. We are looking for a self-starter.

Radio Audio Newsgatherer-Freelance

New York

Must have sound news judgment and the ability to find and edit the perfect sound bite in a fast-paced and high-pressure newsroom environment. Responsibilities include obtaining interviews, finding sound bites, and assembling audio montages. Excellent writing skills necessary to write intros to audio news clips. Familiarity with Cool Edit/Adobe Audition and Avstar a plus.

Account Manager, Affiliate Relations, Fox News Radio

New York

Responsibilities: Are you looking to move into the business side of media? Do you have a solid understanding of how the media works? Do you have a passion to communicate the FOX News brand? If so, FOX News Radio has an available Account Manager of Affiliate Relations position. This position reports to the Vice President, Affiliate Relations. This is a great opportunity to learn the radio business and be a part of the fastest growing national radio network.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: manage and cultivate strong with key accounts in assigned territory; prepare and conduct sales presentations for perspective affiliates; prepare reports of territory sales activities; work closely with internal departments to ensure effective communication with accounts; manage account growth goals. Some travel required.

Requirements:

o Bachelor's degree

o 2+ years work experience in media related field

o Radio experience a plus

o Strong communication, presentation and organizational skills

o Interest in travel

FREELANCE - Radio Anchor

New York

Are you one of the best? -Fox News Radio is looking for a freelance news anchor, whose copy is crisp, delivery is sharp and Fox-like. If you're a strong, tight writer who is proud of your work, with at least 5 years' experience reporting or anchoring radio news, then Fox News Radio wants to hear from you.

Freelance Radio Master Control Technical Operator

New York

Responsibilities:

Troubleshoot audio/video problems and comprehend equipment and techniques in the area of radio broadcast hardware and automation systems, as well as satellite/fiber transmission and affiliate relations. Program all commercials into radio automation systems for daily playback and run hourly transmits and receives for FOX News Radio Broadcast. Also responsible for documentation, as well as provide cross training of peers on all broadcast equipment.

Requirements:

3 years radio technical operations experience

BA/BS degree preferred

Equipment Proficiency: Ability to operate technical equipment, including ENCO Automation Systems, Digital Workstations, Comrex and ISDN Interfaces, Intercom Systems, Recording Devices, Audio Mixing Consoles and Supervising Replays of Nationally Syndicated FOX News Radio Talk Programs.

Computer Skills: Strong computer skills necessary. Working knowledge of Windows, Outlook, Word, Excel, Cool Edit, ENCO, and Pro Tools.

Must be able to work any schedule including nights and weekends.

FOX News Channel is an EOE. Interested applicants, please send resume to:

FOX News Channel

Dept. of Human Resources

1211 Avenue of the Americas

2nd floor

New York, NY 10036

Fax: 212-301-8588

Email: Resumes@FOXNews.com

Interested in an internship? College students are welcome.

http://www.foxnews.com/story/2008/11/25/employment-opportunities-with-fox-news





 
 
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