Journalism Jobs

Journalism Jobs

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The Journalists of Color Network

The Lede Jobs Newsletter

Inside the Newsroom E-Newsletter
A newsletter and podcast combining words, audio and data viz to take you inside the most important news and journalists’ minds. You also can subscribe to a jobs board.

JournoLife is an informational hub for journalists in every stage of their career. It is a safe place where journalists live, learn, and thrive.

Getting Started in Data Journalism
A guide to help students and professional journalists get into data journalism.

Digital and Newspaper Jobs
Has current listings searchable by state.

Gannett Careers Center

McClatchy Jobs Board

NY Times Job Openings

Washington Post Careers

Wall Street Journal Job Listings
A deep, searchable database.

Dow Jones Jobs Page

News Jobs Network
Newsletter and job listings. Editing and writing jobs for the US, Canada, and the UK.

Detroit Free Press Jobs Page
Joe Grimm’s great site offers super examples and tip sheets on writing cover letters, resumes and more. Helpful to journalists at all levels.

Job Links
A great alphabetical collection of job links. Newspaper, broadcast, advertising, etc.
A news feed of top articles on the job market, including global job market news, job search newsletters and job search blogs. It’s not a journalism job-hunting site, but it has many helpful tips that apply to journalists.

Career Advice by Reader’s Digest Global Media Job Openings
A great site for writers, editors and copy editors. Internships, media resources and more.

Reddit: Journalism Jobs Page
Dozens of posts and listings.

The Lede Jobs Newsletter

Broadcast and Radio Jobs

CNN/Turner Jobs

NPR Careers

PBS Current Openings
Site for TV news journalists seeking work. Agency-related site. Jobs Page
Audition tapes, resumes and more.

A TV news journalism jobs site that helps you on your next step in your career.

Bloomberg TV and Print Jobs

Corporation for Public Broadcasting Jobs Page
Keep track of keywords mentioned on TV. You can do a free demo try, but it costs for a user log-in.

CNET Jobs Page
A great site for writers, editors and copy editors. Internships, media resources and more.
A talent coach who does a weekly coaching and offers a free jobs page.

Dolan Media Management
A TV consulting firm designed to “address the dramatic demand for managers and producers.”

Magazine Jobs

G+J Publishing
Several women’s, parenting and children’s magazines.

Meredith Corp.

Hearst Magazines


Freelance Jobs

National Writers Union
Contains a Job Hotline to help writers and employers find each other, standard freelance contracts for print and online media; information on repetitive stress injuries and other health and safety issues for writers.


Morning Coffee: Freelancing Writing Jobs Newsletter

Sports Jobs

Your Future in Sportswriting
Created by SF Giants beat writer Kerry Crowley of the Bay Area News Group, this course includes more than 10 hours of written, audio and visual content and features more than 25 podcast interviews of at least 20 minutes with sportswriters who share their tips, tools and techniques for securing jobs. Course costs $99.

Mashable: 15 Resources for Finding a Job in Sports
Includes some media/PR jobs.
Visit the Internet-based employment service dedicated to helping you find employment in the highly competitive sports marketplace.



NABJ Career Center

AAJA Career Center
Members only.

The Journalists of Color Network

Other Job Sites
Has current listings searchable by state.

Founded by Adriana Lacy, this site lists dozens of internships and fellowships in journalism, PR and marketing.

Inside the Newsroom Job Board
Dozens of jobs listed in a spreadsheet.
Site curates jobs in journalism, digital media, copywriting and communications – in the UK and beyond.

GIJN Journalism Jobs Board
Cool jobs from all over the world.

Getting Started in Data Journalism
A guide to help students and professional journalists get into data journalism.

Stephen Goforth: Job Tips

Paul Bradshaw: Seven Common Mistakes to Avoid on Your Journalism CV How to Gain Work Experience During the Pandemic

SPJ Jobs Page

SPJ Florida Jobs Page

ONA Career Center

ICFJ: Tips for Early Career Journalists During the Pandemic

IRE Jobs

Poynter: Media Jobs Connection Jobs Board

Journalism Jobs and a Photo of My Dog Newsletter
a curated list of journalism jobs from across the U.S. with links back to the original source so you can follow up with potential employers. You also get a pic of a cute yellow lab. Drops Mondays at 7 a.m. EST.

NPPA Jobs Board

Must be a member to use it.

JournoLife is an informational hub for journalists in every stage of their career. It is a safe place where journalists live, learn, and thrive.

RTDNA Jobs Board

MediaBistro Communication Jobs

Hacks/Hackers Newsletter

Chicago Headline Club Job File
Organized by digital, print, broadcast, etc.

Media-Match: TV and Film Jobs

MEO Jobs of the Day Newsletter

Poynter: Five Platforms to Help You Find Your Next Job
Search for magazine jobs and freelance.

Career One-Stop
Tools to help job seekers, students, businesses, and career professionals.
A meta-search job site.

Academic Employment Network
Online job classifieds at all levels.
Career advancement for professional women, with free, anonymous resume posting.

Career Journal
Thousands of job listings.

Career Resource Center
Great tips and search tools.

Part-time and freelance opportunities.

A great job postings site.

43 Weird Things Said in Job Interviews Online Career Center
Searchable listings by geographic location.

Top 100 Electronic Recruiters
Ranking of top job sites.
Hire/post freelance positions.

SunOasis Jobs Board

The Write Jobs

Atlanta Association of Black Journalists Jobs Page

New Jersey Press Association Jobs Bank

Lifehacker: What Sites Future Employers Are Checking When Looking at You

List of Journalists Doing Pro Bono Work

The Media Network
This UK site offers a great selection of writing and editing jobs and gives journalists a place to post their resumes and “jobs wanted.”

Society for Technical Communication
Members include writers, editors, illustrators, printers, publishers, educators, students, engineers and scientists. Both national and chapter sites include permanent and contract job listings.

SLA News Division Jobs and Internships Page
Site is primarily news librarian jobs and internships.

The Riley Guide Job Listings

The Riley Guide Resumes & Cover Letters

Linked In
A business site that networks thousands of professionals. Helps you find jobs, locate employees and close deals.
One-stop search tool covers job web sites, newspapers, and company career pages by keyword and location to fit your needs. You can search jobs alphabetically by state, job title, company, etc.

MIT’s Knight Science Journalism Fellowship
A free real job salary data information site.


Great Portfolio Sites for Freelance Writers

Jeff Gaulin’s Canadian Journalism Job Board

Association of Health Care Journalists Job Site
Must be a member to use.
Check the Monster Board regularly.

Knight International Press Fellowships
The organization aims to improve the quality of journalism worldwide, and trains its participants to establish free press models overseas in conjunction with the local media. Seminars, programs and fellowships with an international focus are also available.

Knight Science Journalism Fellowships
MIT’s mid-career program is designed for experienced journalists who cover science, technology, medicine or the environment, or for journalists who wish to prepare themselves to cover these fields. Fellows spend an academic year on campus, attending courses and participating in twice-weekly seminars with top researchers.

CyberSearch: Writer’s Guide to Finding Jobs Online

Gives young journalists a way to display their portfolio, and build a network with other journalists. It also gives mentors or educators in journalism access to offering opportunities to middle and high school journalists; such as internships.

The Resignator
This fun tool helps you draft a resignation letter.


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