ProPublica Illinois is seeking a self-motivated and well-organized individual to join our staff as a part-time office assistant. The office assistant will work closely with our nonprofit newsroom team to establish and maintain an efficient, smooth-running operation at our Chicago office and coordinate with administrative staff at our headquarters in NY. Here’s the full job description.
This is an hourly part-time position, ranging from 15 to 20 hours a week, generally during regular business hours but with flexibility for our organizational needs and your schedule. Pay is $20 per hour and does not include benefits.
We are dedicated to improving our newsroom, in part by better reflecting the people we cover. We are committed to diversity and building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and ages. We especially encourage members of underrepresented communities to apply, including women, people of color, LGBTQ people and people with disabilities. (Here is a breakdown of our staff.)