Co-Founder & Editor

  • Freelance/Contract
  • South Bay Area
  • Applications have closed

Website SJSpotlight San José Spotlight

Your search for truth starts here.


San José Spotlight, the city’s first nonprofit news organization dedicated to independent political reporting, is looking for ambitious freelance reporters who excel at breaking news, cultivating relationships with sources and telling unique enterprise stories.

Our reporters cover politics, policy and government in the heart of Silicon Valley, an exciting market with no shortage of compelling stories that shape the national conversation. We are looking for reporters with exceptional digital skills, including social media, and the ability to write compelling copy — quickly and accurately. There is potential to be hired full-time after our website fully launches in January.


Report and write political news and feature stories for San José Spotlight, the South Bay’s new independent nonprofit news organization.


Email your resume and 3-5 clips to