Backbone NC
journalism with a policy backbone


Backbone NC is seeking an editor-in-chief with experience in photography and storytelling to co-create long-term projects. This includes field work such as interviews and photo sessions –– as well as traditional editorial responsibilities. They should be independent, shrewd, and ever-mindful of the unnoticed. For our purposes, the partner in crime should be able to do it all. Apply before September 16

Backbone NC is seeking a desk assistant with experience in scheduling, "talking to adults," and preferably coding/interactive media. Responsibilities include scheduling photo sessions and interviews, creeping on policy working groups and committees in the UNC adminsitration and local city councils, website maintenance and design, and social media execution on story releases. They should enjoy color-coded calendars, CSS, and putting stuff together to make a thing. Apply before September 16.