The Fuller Project is the award-winning global nonprofit newsroom dedicated to groundbreaking reporting on women, to raise awareness, expose injustice and spur accountability.
Our reporters in the US and around the globe rigorously report on untold stories and the interconnected issues affecting women and their communities everywhere. Our reporting often leads the news cycle and is published in prominent outlets, bringing the full story to a large and diverse audience.
Since 2015, our team has published hundreds of articles and reached millions of readers. In 2020 alone, we reported on stories such as: a series on childcare issues affecting working mothers during Covid-19, the pandemic exacerbating the crisis in Black maternal mortality in Wisconsin, intimate partner violence faced by Indigenous communities and compounding systemic barriers to voting, and Black women mobilizing to vote in the recent elections.
About the role
We are seeking an experienced US-based Enterprise Reporter who has a specialized beat in an area such as: technology, labor, economics, inequity, safety and security, trafficking, immigration or other topics. Interested candidates should pitch us their specific beat, highlight past reporting that shows expertise in the beat and be prepared to pitch us stories and series on day one in their new role they intend to cover.
The Reporter should have proven experience reporting on the beat through the lens of gender and intersectionality. This role will focus on stories in the US. The Reporter will report to our Deputy Editor and can be based anywhere in the U.S. We prefer candidates who are embedded within their local communities and understand how to apply national issues to a local context.
The ideal candidate shares a passion for our mission, has experience working in a newsroom, is deadline-focused and entrepreneurial, sees trends and can identify stories for longer-range coverage, and is constantly asking themselves, “Whose voice is missing from the conversation? What is the historical or systemic context surrounding this issue? How can I go deeper?” Ideal candidates will also have the following background and skills:
This position can work remotely from anywhere in the US. This is a full-time staff role with benefits, including:
How to Apply
If you are interested in the role, please submit three published stories that exemplify your experience reporting on your topic and be prepared to pitch us stories that we haven’t yet covered. In addition, please write a cover letter including your feedback on our work, your specific interest in this role and the connection between your experiences and these responsibilities.
The Fuller Project is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity of all forms in our newsroom. We welcome candidates of all gender identities to apply.
Interested candidates should apply online by May 7. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
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