Staff Openings

States Newsroom is the nation’s largest nonprofit news organization dedicated to state coverage, with reporting from every capital.

States Newsroom is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please read more about our commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Open Positions

Application materials and requirements may vary depending on the newsroom and position offered.

June 18, 2024

Reporter, Kansas Reflector

Join Kansas Reflector and give readers hard-hitting coverage that holds powerful people accountable.


June 18, 2024

Senior Reporter, Florida Phoenix

Join the Florida Phoenix as Senior Reporter and give readers hard-hitting government coverage that connects state policy to people across the Sunshine State.


June 4, 2024

States Newsroom Communications Director

Join the nation's largest state-focused nonprofit news network as Communications Director to amplify the reach of our award-winning journalism and the national States Newsroom brand.


Internships are available in many of our newsrooms for college and graduate students or equivalent. Opportunities are posted seasonally on our jobs board.

Capital Reporting Fellowships

Want to level up your political journalism game? This summer program places students and early-career journalists with our affiliate newsrooms across the country. Applications open in the fall and will be posted on our jobs board.

Join Our Candidate Pool

We are growing fast and always on the lookout for new talent to add to our teams. Introduce yourself so we can stay in touch.