Staff Writer — full-time

Is your writing compelling, crisp and colorful? Can you interview multiple news sources and write an article that is organized, balanced, informative and a good read, and then promote it on social media? Do you know the difference between Bibi and Bubbe? If so, we’d like to hear from you.

J. The Jewish News of Northern California has an opening for a full-time reporter. Salary range $48,000 to $52,000 depending on experience, plus benefits.

We are looking for an excellent writer with professional journalism experience and strong reporting skills, someone who can turn around a story quickly, with style and accuracy. You are knowledgeable about, or at least conversant with, Jewish life and issues, including Israel. You are comfortable juggling a range of assignments, from breaking news to personality profiles to enterprise stories. You will work with an experienced team of writers and editors who are committed to first-rate journalism and to serving the Jewish community of the Greater San Francisco Bay Area.

J. has a storied history dating back to 1895. We have always been independent, and are a nonprofit. Our office is in downtown San Francisco, and we have a very collegial newsroom that we hope to return to soon.

To apply, send a resume and cover letter, along with several clips that represent your best writing, to J. Editor Sue Fishkoff at [email protected].