Reporter for Arizona Daily Star

Report for America   Tucson, AZ   Full-time     Writing / Editing
Posted on January 12, 2023
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Location: Tucson, Arizona

BEAT: Arizona government and politics

Position:
This journalist reports and writes about state and federal government and politics with a laser focus on how discussions and decisions in Phoenix and Washington, D.C. affect southern Arizona. The beat includes enterprise, watchdog and trend stories stemming from the state legislature and Congress, always through the lens of what it means to southern Arizona.

Salary and Benefits:
$50,000-$60,000, depending on experience

Health insurance
401(k) with a partial company match
Company-issued laptop and docking station, smart phone, ergonomic chair
Three weeks of paid time off
We offer a choice of working remotely or in a downtown Tucson newsroom.

Skills: Data, Writing, Reporting

About the Publication: The Arizona Daily Star is Tucson's largest newsgathering organization, with a mission to inform and reflect our diverse Tucson community with deep, impactful journalism that sustains the Arizona Daily Star.

This position is sponsored in part by Report for America, a national service program that places talented emerging journalists in local newsrooms to report on under-covered issues and communities. Report for America is an initiative of The GroundTruth Project.

All Report for America Newsroom Partners are Equal Opportunity Employers.