Executive Producer

FOX New York, NY

About the Job

JOB DESCRIPTION

Fox & Friends is looking for an Executive Producer to lead our early morning show Fox & Friends First.

We need an extraordinary leader to join the Fox & Friends franchise. As the Executive Producer of Fox & Friends First, you will be responsible for overseeing content for our early morning two-hour cable show, on-air from 4am-6am. You will work hand in hand with the hosts, staff, crew and management to facilitate a successful production, as well as create a positive environment.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversee all editorial in the show
  • Copyedit all scripts
  • Work directly with the talent on show content
  • Direct control room operations and set production standards
  • Manage broadcast and team to meet content objectives, as well as newscast strategies to live up to the Fox & Friends brand
  • Handle staff schedules
  • Administer budget
  • Drive future show planning, including special projects
  • Develop talent, senior producers, segment producers, line producers, writers, and PAs
  • Conduct annual reviews
  • Provide staff with daily ratings analysis
  • Coordinate with Sales and Marketing, as well as Media Relations


WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 8+ years show senior producing experience at a local station or news network
  • Exceptional editorial skills; ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television
  • Possess technical skills, strategic thinking/decision making, and be a team player
  • Knowledge of current events, politics and pop culture
  • Ability to execute live segments and breaking news
  • Ability to work all hours and days as breaking news requires
  • Ability to travel with the host to road shows when required


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.