Director of Corps Excellence

Report for America
  • Location
    Brooklyn, New York
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Feb 05

Position description

He/she will be responsible for insuring that the service year experience is excellent for the reporter and the news organization.  Responsibilities specifically would include:

  • Onboarding news organizations
  • Working with news organizations and corps members to address issues that arise during the year. 
  • Create scalable system of regional or cluster managers to do these functions as Report for America scales


  • Several years experience in a volunteer, service or academic institutions
  • Familiarity with the culture of local news rooms
  • Some experience working with emerging journalists or early professionals
  • Strong diplomatic and people-management skills
  • Ideally, solid experience as an advisor, counselor, or mentor in an academic or professional setting

S/he reports directly to the program’s National Director.

Application instructions

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