Join a winning team!
The Lincoln Journal Star is seeking a full-time, talented night content coordinator who excels at editing local stories and photo cutlines and who takes pride in developing and executing a plan to share our work with readers on print and online platforms.
We are seeking an innovator with interest in news, sports and features who will work as part of a winning newsroom-wide team to engage our loyal audience and bring in new readers. In the role, the successful candidate will:
- Coordinate with news and sports editors to manage content and with night editor to assist in editing stories, coordinating layouts with Lee Design Center and proofing pages.
- Coordinate with online editors to manage content and carry out social media strategies.
- Assist in coordinating coverage on evening breaking news events.
Are you ready?
Are you skilled at writing headlines that are specific, creative, accurate and captivating? Are you able to work as part of a team? If so, this may be the role for you! The successful candidate will be digital-savvy, detail oriented, precise, have the ability to meet deadlines and communicate clearly and concisely with editors, peers and the Lee Design Center. Previous experience is preferred, but recent graduates who can demonstrate a high level of ability and have successfully completed internships are encouraged to apply!
What is in it for you?
We have fun. We work hard. We celebrate success. We are innovative.
We also like our brand new modern office spaces in the up and coming Telegraph District with a state of the art production studio! Lee offers competitive and affordable wages in a supportive, team-oriented work environment. In addition, we offer a comprehensive and affordable benefit program, which includes medical, dental, vision, LTD, STD and life insurance. We also offer generous time off including paid parental leave for new parents. Our 401K program includes employer contributions. We support career growth opportunities!
Come grow with us!
Bring your passion to our team by applying at lee.net/careers/ and search for Lincoln, Nebraska. Please include a resume, a cover letter describing how you would approach the job and examples of your strongest work. Email THenrichs@journalstar.com with any questions about this role.
Lee Enterprises is a national leader in providing high-quality local news with 77 daily publications in 26 states with print, digital and e-replica versions. Our digital sites attract more than 44 million unique visits monthly and we are committed to digital growth!
Lee Enterprises is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All offers are contingent upon candidates passing a post-offer 4-panel drug screen, MVR Check, and background check. We participate in E-verify.
Apply here and search for Lincoln, Nebraska.