Work with API

Staff openings

API is currently hiring for the following positions:

  • Marketing Manager: The American Press Institute is hiring a Marketing Manager responsible for using strategic communications to increase the reach, relevance and engagement for our programs and services. We are looking for creativity and energy. Someone who can prioritize, plan, and execute marketing strategies using disciplined, results-based methods. Someone who can identify core value propositions of our work and express them in language tailored to different groups. Someone who can keep track of multiple projects and meet deadlines. Someone who is excited about the role that journalism plays in a healthy society and democracy, and who wants to help us advance that cause.

College students

In summer of 2020, we are offering a paid journalism internship in news analytics. Deadline to apply is January 5, 2020.

For many years, students or recent graduates have also applied for our paid summer fellowship program.

Freelance and consulting opportunities

API also works with many current and former journalists as short-term consultants to research and write Strategy Studies, put together Thought Leader Summit events, or help us in other ways with our programs.

API is not currently seeking part-time freelance or consulting help, but please contact us if you have an idea of a journalism-related research topic not listed here that you would like to propose doing with us.