Overview

<p>We have an exciting opportunity for a Freelance Producer/News Editor to supervise the staff for our network radio news operation, Fox News Headlines 24/7 (Channel 115 on SiriusXM Radio). As the Freelance Producer/News Editor you are 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! Your ability to thrive in a fast-paced deadline-driven newsroom allows you to deliver top quality segments. You excel at multi-tasking and pay close attention to details. Your writing and editing skills are excellent and your editorial judgment is first-rate. </p>

<p><u><b>A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES</b></u></p>

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<li>Format, program, coordinate, and produce a live news program</li>
<li>Produce segments and reporter hits</li>
<li>Manage and keep clear communication with Reporters, Editors, Assignment desk and Anchors</li>
<li>Keep newscast updated by working on developing stories as day progresses</li>
<li>Handle staffing issues when managers are not present</li>
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<p><u><b>WHAT YOU WILL NEED</b></u></p>

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<li>At least 5 years' experience editing all-news radio or producing live breaking news in a television control room</li>
<li>Highly skilled in writing and copy editing</li>
<li>Familiarity with social media</li>
<li>Ability to handle breaking News situations</li>
<li>Strong editorial judgment is a must</li>
<li>Ability to interact with high profile talent</li>
<li>A positive attitude and great communication skills</li>
<li>Ability to work well with a team environment</li>
<li>Ability to multi-task in a fast paced work environment</li>
<li>Knowledge of iNews, ENCO and Adobe Audition (Cool-Edit) a major plus</li>
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