Thursday, February 24, 2005

Fox News. We don't report the facts,

we create 'em.

Fact Writer
Publication or Company  Fox News Channel
Industry  Television
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY USA
Job Requirements Fact Writer

FOX News Channel, a fast-paced 24-hour television news operation in New York City, is seeking a Fact Writer for its information center.

Responsibilities include writing on-air facts and press conference quotes for daytime programming.

Individuals must have strong writing skills, be able to handle multiple assignments and deadlines, and work well in a team atmosphere. Excellent communication and writing skills are also required.

A successful candidate will:

· possess a strong interest in news and be well-informed about current events
· be detail oriented and pay close attention to spelling, grammar, syntax
· have ability to write in a concise, conversational and colorful style at an extremely fast pace

Must be willing to work on a flexible schedule including weekend shifts.

This is a high-pressure position where your work product gets national exposure on a daily basis.

A bachelor's degree is required.

Fox News Channel is an EOE

Interested applicants please send resume to:

Fox News Channel HR
1211 Avenue of the Americas
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10036
Fax: 212-301-8588

Contact Human Resources
Address New York, NY USA

Fax 212-301-8588

[Thanks to Bill for the tip. And check out his band, dammit - click on Provan under "Musical Interlude"]