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Join Our Team

At Your Local Insight Journal, we believe that great journalism starts with great people. We are always on the lookout for talented individuals who are passionate about community journalism and dedicated to making a positive impact in Lansing, MI. Whether you are a seasoned journalist, a creative writer, or someone eager to contribute to the local community, there’s a place for you at Your Local Insight Journal.

Why Join Us?

  • Community Impact: Be a part of a team that informs, engages, and connects the Lansing community. Your work will have a direct impact on the lives of our readers.
  • Professional Growth: Gain valuable experience in a dynamic and supportive environment. We offer opportunities for learning, development, and career advancement.
  • Collaborative Culture: Work with a diverse and talented team of professionals who are passionate about journalism and dedicated to our mission.
  • Innovative Environment: Be at the forefront of community journalism, leveraging the latest tools and technologies to deliver high-quality content.

Opportunities Available

We offer a range of positions to suit different skills and interests:

Editorial Team

Join our editorial team and contribute to our comprehensive coverage of local news, business, arts and culture, travel, tourism, and economic development.

Freelance Writers

We are always looking for freelance writers to provide fresh perspectives and unique stories. If you have a knack for storytelling and a deep understanding of Lansing, we’d love to hear from you.

Marketing and Advertising

Help us grow our audience and support local businesses through innovative marketing and advertising solutions. This includes roles in sales, social media, and digital marketing.

Internship Program

Gain hands-on experience and learn from industry professionals through our internship program. Ideal for students and recent graduates looking to start a career in journalism or media.

How to Apply

  1. Submit Your Application: Send us your resume, a cover letter, and relevant work samples to [email protected]. Please specify the position you are applying for in the subject line.
  2. Initial Interview: If your application matches our needs, we will contact you to schedule an initial interview. This is an opportunity for us to learn more about you and for you to ask any questions about the role and our organization.
  3. Assessment: Depending on the position, you may be asked to complete a writing test, submit additional work samples, or provide references.
  4. Final Interview: Successful candidates will be invited for a final interview with our leadership team.

Join Us in Making a Difference

Your Local Insight Journal is more than just a news platform; it’s a community resource dedicated to making a difference. By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to contribute to meaningful journalism that informs and inspires the residents of Lansing.

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