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Updated March 18, 2018
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Pros
  • Great people, dynamic work place (in 16 reviews)

  • The interns have a fun orientation and good work environment together (in 15 reviews)

Cons
  • Only cons for me was work life balance (in 13 reviews)

  • There is room for growth if you have a manager who pushes for it, however there are many hoops that they have to jump through to get it (in 9 reviews)

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  1. "Manager, Digital Sales Marketing"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at FOX News full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    company culture is great, everyone at FOX News is great to work with

    Cons

    as a corporation we are working through updating systems


  2. "Working at Fox"

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    Former Employee - Senior Graphic Designer in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Senior Graphic Designer in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at FOX News full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Job Stability, Pay, reliable merit-based raises.

    Cons

    Middle Management is abusive. Not a place to learn.
    HR enables abusive managers

    Advice to Management

    It can take 2 years for a skilled employee to full get up to speed. If they leave because of the toxic environment, your productivity takes a real hit.

  3. "cameraman"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good solid company, well produced.

    Cons

    Biased reporting, they need to expand their views.


  4. "Fox News Environment"

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    Current Employee - Associate Producer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Associate Producer in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at FOX News full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    You're always busy, so the day goes by quickly

    Cons

    Everyone seems very unhappy, so it's kind of a downer. The salary is also not nearly as high as other media companies.


  5. "Application Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at FOX News full-time

    Pros

    Work from home
    Flexible
    Good pay. Excellent benefits for the family

    Cons

    Work was hectic and overpay was not there

    Advice to Management

    U can do better


  6. "Account Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at FOX News full-time

    Pros

    Great resources, strong brand, revenue continues to grow

    Cons

    Toxic work environment, recent leadership change puts senior leadership in positions to make grand promises to save themselves. Many of the new hires are judged on aspects that fall outside job duties, e.g. appearance, marital status, gender

    Advice to Management

    Change culture, find the best and brightest, invest in longevity


  7. "Sr Accountant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FOX News full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    nice company to work for.

    Cons

    just sold the company to Disney

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Pay is not competitive with the competition"

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    Former Employee - Studio Cameraman in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Studio Cameraman in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at FOX News part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Some of the employees are really cool and the location is pretty convenient if you take the subway.

    Cons

    Very backstabbing culture and no respect for woman or minorities. Pay is below most competition and incompetent management and hr.

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of the managers that have been there since the beginning. Esp in tech operations. They all have horrible reputations in the industry. Bigots and morons.


  9. "Financial Anayst"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at FOX News full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Exposure to great operations teams.
    The finance team has its hand in almost every operation so you always know what's going on and you master your business
    You learn to deal with multiple personalities and there is a large workload
    Great lower level finance managers

    Cons

    Projects take forever to move forward.
    You will spend a lot of time processing invoices, purchase orders, and expense reports.
    Technology is outdated.
    Currently in temporary space with no collaboration areas
    No room for growth, you can grow from Jr to Manager, but not much after that

    Advice to Management

    It's not the early 90s , the change the culture
    Invest in your team.
    Stop micromanaging everything.


  10. "Accounting"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at FOX News full-time

    Pros

    Fox News is a good fast paced involvement with good career advancement. All Fox News team were friendly and supportive in every aspects of work situations.

    Cons

    No time flexibility, low package of benefits .

    Advice to Management

    Keep listening to employees work issues


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