Journalist

Employer City Bureau
Location Chicago, IL
Type Full time
Apply by February 26, 2021
More details https://www.citybureau.org/documenters-civic-producer
Posted on February 5, 2021

Description

City Bureau is seeking a journalist or writer/researcher with a passion for local government, policy and power in Chicago to support our team as our Civic Producer. In this full time role you will work closely with Chicago Documenters and program staff to fact-check and approve community reporting on local government meetings and produce a curated, high-quality daily newsletter.

You should consider applying if:

  • You’re able to distill complicated topics into conversational and easy-to-understand language
  • You believe that getting more people engaged with local policy and government is an important way to create a more equitable society
  • You’re a thorough and detail-oriented civic nerd
Full details and a job application can be found on our websiteplease do share with your networks and please feel free to respond directly to me with any questions. We’ll be hosting an information session for the role on February 19 at 6p CT for anyone who’d like to meet our team and learn more about the position.