Things you never knew you could use an MLIS for

January 17, 2008

Hmm, should I zip off a resume?

Posted 1/7/2008: Researcher / Information Specialist, Fox News Channel, New York, New York

Fox News Channel is seeking an experienced, enthusiastic research professional for its New York City information center. Candidates must be willing, able and excited to work on a flexible schedule — including evenings, overnights, and weekend shifts. Only candidates with experience using several online databases (Lexis-Nexis, Factiva, AutoTrack, etc.) and the Internet for research purposes will be considered. Qualified individuals must be able to handle multiple and varied research assignments, in fields ranging from politics to business to entertainment. They should have a nose for retrieving and analyzing information, be able to meet tight deadlines, and work well in a team atmosphere. Candidates must be able to work in an extremely fast-paced environment. Excellent communication skills are also required. Attention to detail is a must. A strong knowledge of current events is a key to success. A bachelor’s degree is required and an advanced degree is a plus.

NO PHONE CALLS!

Please fax your cover letter and resume along with SALARY REQUIREMENTS to (212) 301-8583

or

E-mail your resume to foxnewsjob@aol.com

ZIPPED FILES WILL NOT BE OPENED! Send cover letters and resumes as a single document.

Fox News Channel is an equal opportunity employer.

I’m just having a hard time believing that a job finding actual information and facts exists at Fox News. They must think of information as something different than I do.

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