Work with API

Staff openings


API is hiring for the following full-time positions:

  • Editorial Associate: We are looking for an Editorial Associate to contribute to and further develop API’s writing and editing efforts, including our Need to Know newsletter.
  • Executive Director: We are seeking a new Executive Director to lead the strategic direction and overall management of API. This person will build API’s capacity to effectively manage and implement its priorities.
  • Senior Web Applications Developer: We are seeking a Senior Web Applications Engineer to support the institute’s Metrics for News application, which contextualizes web analytics for news publishers small and large all across the world.
  • Newsroom Success Manager: We are seeking a Newsroom Success Manager to join our Metrics for News team and help our partner newsrooms use their data to discover journalism and business insights about audience engagement.

College students

Please check back in the fall of 2021 for our announcement regarding our summer 2022 internship, or sign up for API’s daily newsletter, Need to Know.

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.

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.