Jobs at ICFJ

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ICFJ is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting a diverse and international workplace. We offer a competitive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, partial tuition reimbursement, and generous annual leave.

Open Positions

  • Communications Director

    The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) seeks an energetic editor with digital experience to create, manage and showcase content on our website ( The successful candidate will also be responsible for media relations, maintaining our social media channels, and promoting the impact of ICFJ. The Communications Director reports to the Vice President of Development.

  • Data Visualization Developer (part-time, Contractor)

    Overview: ICFJ is seeking short-term consultants for its “Meeting the Challenge: Strengthening societies and governance through journalism and citizen engagement” project.

    While the media in Latin America play a critical role in exposing corruption and holding government officials accountable, the lack of an enabling environment for press freedom in the region affects the ability of news organizations and citizen journalists to produce high-impact stories on underreported public interest issues, such as human rights, corruption, transparency and rule of law.

  • ICFJ Knight Fellowships, Program Manager, India

    The International Center for Journalists seeks outstanding applicants with a background in monitoring and evaluating media/development projects in India.

    This Program Manager position is a one-year consultancy to support, track, evaluate and report on the work of four ICFJ Knight Fellows, as they drive storytelling projects at top Indian newsrooms, ensuring maximum organizational and societal impact and best possible audience engagement.

  • Code for Africa Project Manager - Nigeria

    The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) and Code for Africa seek outstanding applicants for a project manager to spearhead the Code for Africa (CfAfrica) data journalism initiative in Nigeria. Applicants should be media industry veterans, ideally with experience in managing data journalism teams and building digital news projects that engage audiences.