Work with us at the new Chicago Sun-Times


Thanks for your interest in working at the Chicago Sun-Times. We’re determined to listen to – and engage with – the hard-working people of Chicago to bring them news coverage that matters.  Using new, multi-platform production and delivery capabilities, we will meet our news consumers where they are and provide our advertising partners with real value.  We are a results-driven team looking for people who can make a impact.  If you are creative, hard-working, talented and eager to build a new kind of media company for our city, we’d like to hear from you!

Please apply for one position only. You will be considered for any other opening in which your qualifications fit the job requirements.


Retail Merchandiser

Merchandisers ensure that products appear in the right store at the appropriate time and in the correct quantities. This involves working closely with the newspaper analytics team to accurately forecast trends, plan stock levels and monitor performance. Position is part-time and requires a car. Individuals will be assigned by region for the performance of their duties. Learn more about this position.

Print and Digital Email Marketing Editor and Strategist

We’re looking for a savvy, data and deadline-driven email marketing strategist to expand our print and digital subscriber base. The ideal candidate has proven experience expanding, iterating on, and right-sizing lists, and demonstrates a passion for our current products and future product pipeline. Learn more about this position.


Senior WordPress Developer

We’re seeking experienced WordPress Developers to continually improve our digital presentation, functionality, and usability. These individuals will have a very strong understanding of WordPress architecture, can build custom themes from scratch and connect third-party systems with APIs. Learn more about this position.


Assignment Editor

Run our evening newsroom digital desk by assisting reporters with story coverage and planning. This is a great opportunity for a person on his/her first editorial job wanting the chance to take on more responsibility. Strong organizational skills, a must. Learn more about this position.

Executive Editor, Chicago Reader

Take the lead at Chicago’s alternative weekly, the READER, where arts, politics and social justice are staple content. We’re seeking an editorial innovator to support that mission, while expanding the brand in new digital directions to grow audience. Learn more about this position.

Deputy Managing Editor, Evenings

Responsible for being the newsroom’s top decision maker in the late-afternoon and into the night, working alongside content producers, the audience team, print desk and other editors. The successful candidate will ensure that both the digital and print products reflect the high-quality journalism for which the Sun-Times is known. Learn more about this position.

Transportation Reporter

Responsible for helping readers survive some of the most important parts of their day: the commute — whether it’s driving, taking the train, or riding the bus or a bike. Learn more about this position.


Financial Analyst, Newsroom

This is an exciting opportunity for a someone who loves working in the fast-paced environment of news and information. We’re looking for someone who knows their way around an Excel spreadsheet, enjoys number crunching,  has strong organizational skills, is a resourceful problem solver, possesses a positive attitude and plays to win. Learn more about this position.


Account Executive, Multi-Media Sales

Sun Times Media Productions is excited to announce openings on our sales team!!! You will work in a high-performing environment responsible for selling comprehensive programs to local, regional and national clients. Learn more about this position.