Want to work with us?

Verite is a Black-led non-profit news organization with a twofold mission to produce in-depth journalism that serves the whole community while training, developing and mentoring a new generation of minority journalists.

Launched in 2022, Verite is growing a staff that will be recognized as a leader in independent, nonpartisan journalism in the Deep South. 

Verite is seeking people for various positions. Click on the positions below to apply for one of our current openings. For information, contact our Director of People and Culture Dylan Penny at dpenny@veritenews.org. If you don’t see a position that fits your experience or expertise, you are welcome to send in your resume for future consideration.


Local government reporter

Newsroom fellowship program

Entry-level reporters

Experienced reporters