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Institutional Giving Manager

Enterprise Reporter & Podcast Coordinator

Accountability Reporter

Executive Assistant/Board Liaison

Copy Editor

Events Coordinator

Social Media & Newsletter Specialist

Community Engagement & Partnerships Specialist

Government Finance & Accountability Reporter

Enterprise Editor


Institutional Giving Manager

The BGA seeks an Institutional Giving Manager to serve as a key member of the institutional giving team, raising funds from foundations in support of the BGA’s newsroom, policy team, community outreach activities, media initiatives, and special projects.

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Enterprise Reporter & Podcast Coordinator

The BGA is looking for an enterprise reporter and podcast coordinator that will focus on state or city government, developing quick-turn investigative and analysis pieces that break news about the performance and failings of Chicago and Illinois government.

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Accountability Reporter

The BGA is looking for an accountability reporter that will focus on accountability and exploratory journalism.

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Executive Assistant/Board Liaison

The Better Government Association is seeking a high-functioning experienced executive assistant who enjoys working in a mission-driven, results-driven environment to support the President & CEO.

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Copy Editor

The Better Government Association is seeking a versatile copy editor who make sure our work is clear, error-free and well written. The editor will ensure that content meets the Better Government Association’s standards.

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Events Coordinator

The Better Government Association is seeking a vibrant and engaging go getter to actively contribute to the successful planning and implementation of physical, hybrid and digital events for our newsroom, policy and development team.

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Social Media & Newsletter Specialist

The Better Government Association is seeking an enterprising Social Media & Newsletter Specialist to produce social media content & newsletters and help shape the BGA’s external communications strategy. We are looking for a natural storyteller with a keen eye for details who is excited about finding creative ways to translate the BGA’s work into compelling social media and newsletter content.

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Government Finance & Accountability Reporter

The Better Government Association seeks an experienced and enterprising Government Finance and Accountability Reporter who understands government finance, the state government and the legislature. This reporter will know the statewide issues, the players and the lobbyists. 

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Enterprise Editor

The Better Government Association seeks a full-time Enterprise Editor to lead our solutions journalism efforts.  The Enterprise Editor is a senior newsroom leader who will own and drive regular enterprise content, as well as lead our solutions journalism initiative. 

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