Investigative Reporters and Editors is looking for someone with data analysis skills who enjoys tackling a variety of projects, leading workshops, working with smart and motivated students, and helping shape the future of data journalism.
We're seeking a new director of data services for IRE and the National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting(NICAR), a worldwide leader in computer-assisted reporting.
As data director, you will have a direct impact on newsrooms nationally and internationally. You will:
Applicants should have journalism experience and strong data analysis skills. The desire to continue expanding your skills -- and to help others do the same -- is essential. Preferred skills include experience with at least one programming language, web scraping and data management.
This position is based at IRE/NICAR headquarters in Columbia, Mo., but could require occasional travel to conduct training.
If you're interested in the position or want to learn more, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.