Career Opportunities

   

You think you have the skills to make it in the Capitol? The Missouri Times is hiring.


Multimedia producer

The Missouri Times family of outlets is seeking a full-time multimedia producer to continue the publication’s variety of subscriber services and productions.

A great multimedia producer will manage social media and multimedia content for a radio show and television show, primarily.

The Missouri Times’ primary office is in downtown Jefferson City. The multimedia producer will work regularly from our Jefferson City office, but needs to be flexible enough to maintain production levels and produce from other locations, as needed.

The multimedia producer will work closely with the managing editor to maintain and develop subscriber services.

The Missouri Times is a place for great communicators to fully understand how the state government and politics machine runs. Our subscribers demand a quick and close look at how the government is operating and what is going on in politics.

A good candidate will excel at:

  • Video and audio production, ranging from 5-10 minute videos to 30-minute podcasts
  • Social media
  • Editing others’ work. The multimedia producer will be responsible for promotion of content on social media. A great multimedia producer will catch oversights.
  • Working independently, while being resourceful and respectful of company standards

Pros:

  • From Missouri
  • Experience in Missouri politics
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience in managing social media campaigns
  • Basic or intermediate comprehension of the government process
  • Enjoys networking
  • Creative

To apply, please email resume and references to rachael@themissouritimes[dot]com. Applicants without a resume and references will not be considered.


Interns

The Missouri Times teams loves to include up-and-coming writers and producers on our team. We are more than willing to sign off on college credit, if needed.

The Missouri Times has immediate openings for interns. This position does not close, feel free to apply at any time.

  • TWMP

This Week in Missouri Politics, hosted by Missouri Times publisher Scott Faughn, is seeking an intern for Season 3 to assist in graphics creation, guest bookings, and social media. TWMP interns will work closely with the show producer and host to execute goals. Ideal candidates will be located in St. Louis or Jefferson City.

To apply, please email resume and references to theshow@thisweekinmissouripolitics[dot]com. Applicants without a resume and references will not be considered.

  • The Missouri Times – Writing

The Missouri Times is seeking interns to join our team for the upcoming legislative session in January. Writing interns must be able to work from the Capitol two days each week from January through the middle of May. Ideal candidates will are familiar withe the journalistic writing style and majoring in communications, political science, history, journalism, or a closely related field.

To apply, please email resume and references to rachael@themissouritimes[dot]com. Applicants without a resume and references will not be considered.

  • The Missouri Times Magazine

The Missouri Times Magazine is seeking interns to assist in the quarterly production of the Missouri Times Magazine. Magazine interns must be able to work from the Capitol at least two days each week during the publication quarter. Ideal candidates will be already familiar with the journalistic writing style, feature writing, marketing, and photography and be looking to improve and apply their skills. Ideal candidates include those majoring in communications, political science, history, journalism, art, photography, or a closely related field.

To apply, please email resume and references to rachael@themissouritimes[dot]com. Applicants without a resume and references will not be considered.