Careers | Voice of San Diego


Voice of San Diego is a pioneer in the not-for–profit news industry. Dedicated to providing ground-breaking investigative journalism for the San Diego region, our goal is to increase civic participation by giving residents the knowledge and in-depth analysis necessary to become advocates for good government and social progress.

We are a team of engaged, creative and curious people who are passionate about journalism and its power to highlight local issues and bring pressure on leaders to address those problems.

Careers at Voice of San Diego

Open Positions

Reporter, North County Communities

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Voice of San Diego seeks a reporter to investigate and follow stories in the cities and neighborhoods of North County in San Diego. This reporter will explain and dig into pressing policy and regional issues and take time to draw out the stories and characters who are shaping the communities’ future. The impacts of decisions made by political leaders are often hard to follow and we have made it our mission to translate and explain them.

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Intern/Staff Writer, Winter 2021

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Under the direction of the Associate Editor, the intern will have the opportunity to work alongside Voice of San Diego reporters and develop meaningful stories. Our intern will obtain a better understanding of local politics and compelling investigative storytelling that serves the San Diego community. In addition to helping reporters with projects, the intern is expected to pursue her/his/their own stories and pitch ideas to the editorial team. She/he/they will learn to gather and analyze facts through interviews, investigations or observations about current events and/or topics, and write stories in an objective and accurate manner, describing the events, background, meaning, and effects.

This is a paid internship. Intern is expected to work 15-20 hours per week.

Position is available mid-January through May 2022; dates are flexible.

Applications are due December 10, 2021. You are encouraged to submit your materials early.

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