Freelance Editor
ProPublica seeks a freelance editor to work on Electionland, a project covering voting rights and election integrity. This is a temporary position, starting immediately and running through November 2020.

What you will be doing:

    Guide and edit election-related stories that ProPublica is working on with local partners.
    Work closely with ProPublica’s Electionland partner manager on the overall project.
    Work with ProPublica staff on strategy for rolling out the stories.

We’re looking for someone who:

    Can demonstrate excellence conceptualizing stories, guiding reporting and writing.
    Has the ability to help turn excellent reporting into riveting prose.
    Aches to tell important, impactful stories — especially local ones.
    Has an appetite for — and, ideally, experience with — collaborating with other newsrooms.
    Is excited about all the possible ways we can do journalism nowadays: from deep data-digging to working with readers to marrying narrative and investigative forms.
9 July 2020