Investigative Reporter

Job Description and Qualifications:

  • Mississippi Today is embarking on an innovative collaboration with WLBT, the NBC television affiliate in Jackson, to publish investigative projects.
  • We are looking for an ambitious reporter with experience researching and writing stories for publication that hold public officials accountable and effect positive change in the community.
  • Experience pursuing public records requests is required. Successful candidates will effectively collaborate with reporting colleagues, digital editors and television producers to select coverage ideas and develop content for publication.

What You’ll Get:

  • The opportunity to work alongside award-winning journalists and make significant contributions to Mississippi’s FIRST nonprofit, nonpartisan digital news and information source.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • To work in a culture with passionate, creative, diverse and dedicated teammates to create and grow the organization.

How to Apply:

  • Please email a cover letter explaining your interest in the position and a resume to [email protected] with Investigative Reporter in the subject line.