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call for contributors

Want to work with the Daily Planet?

Our mission to amplify and connect marginalized voices is very intentional. We believe the Daily Planet needs to be a space for people from marginalized communities to tell their own stories from their own perspectives. We are always looking for new team members to join us on this mission.

Be a political research analyst

Interested in bringing an equity and justice lens to local electoral politics, and digging into the data and information to help people make informed decisions about government roles? Be an essential part of the Daily Planet team working hard to cover local politics for 2018 elections as a political research analyst (contract, temp). As the political research analyst, you will work closely with the Editor to research, analyze and identify content to include in the Daily Planet’s 2018 Voters Guide.

This​ ​is​ ​a​ ​part-time​ ​contract ​position​ ​averaging​ 5-10 hours per week through the end of September 2018 with potential for a permanent position.​ ​Compensation​ ​is​ $25-35/hour depending​ ​on​ ​experience.​ See the full job descriptionDeadline to apply: 11:59 p.m. (CST), July 31, 2018.

Be a contributor

Contributors are the driving force of the Daily Planet team. We are always on the lookout for new talent and ideas to contribute to our platform.

For more information about who we’re looking for, compensation and requirements, check out this page.