Work with us

We’re an entrepreneurial team working to reshape the future of local news in our country. We’re passionate about journalism, civic engagement, and how local news plays a unique role in shaping our democracy. We’re a remote team helping build and grow sustainable local nonprofit news organizations all over the country. Explore current open roles at the American Journalism Project below and learn more about how we support our team.

  • The American Journalism Project is seeking a Head of Growth Investments & Support to serve as a senior leader of the organization and lead our growth capital program to provide course-changing capital and support to local news organizations across the country.
  • The American Journalism Project is seeking a Newsroom Strategy Lead to join its incubation team to guide, shape, and ensure the successful creation of new local newsrooms around the country.
  • The American Journalism Project is seeking a Special Projects Coordinator to serve a key organizational and operational support role in the nation’s first venture philanthropy dedicated to the growth and sustainability of nonprofit news organizations.
  • Is your perfect role not on the list? The American Journalism Project is always looking for unique talent to be a part of our organization and the larger field of local civic news. If you are interested in joining in our work — or that of our grantees and partners — to establish and sustain local journalism as a public good, please share your information with us. We’ll be in touch if we think you’re a fit for a position that comes available.

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