The Forward, American Jewry’s essential, independent news organization, is seeking an investigative reporter to uphold our tradition of fearless, trenchant coverage of our own community. This reporter will aggressively pursue stories that help create change, whether that’s by holding Jewish institutions to account or uncovering an urgent new angle on the story of rising hate online.
The right candidate will have many years of experience developing sources and using data to inspire and support investigations. He or she will also be a strong writer who knows how to turn news into a compelling story.
Please send to chernikoff@forward.com a cover letter, resume and links to five pieces of work you’re especially proud of and that demonstrate your range of interests and skills. In the cover letter, please include no more than 300 words describing a beat or beats you’d like to cover in this role. More information is available here.