Digital/Photo/Video Multi-Media Reporter

Lee Enterprises Inc   Kearney, NE   Full-time     Writing / Editing
Posted on September 8, 2022
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The Kearney Hub, a Lee Enterprises, Inc. publication is seeking a digital/video multimedia Reporter to serve as a photographer, videographer, and social media news specialist.

In this position, you will:
  • Help manage our rapidly growing digital news media.
  • Identify multimedia opportunities on stories and take and produce videos and pictures for the paper, website and social media
  • Recognize breaking news stories of interest to our readers and post them timely on social media platforms.
  • Engage with those who interact with our work on social media
  • Assist with writing news stories as needed
Are you Ready?

Are you able to determine digital content relevant to our audience? Are you adept at delivering news on evolving digital media platforms and possess strong editing skills? If you are deadline driven, flexible, a strong leader, well-versed in AP style, and possess advanced writing and editing skills with the ability to expand digital news and information, this may be the role for you! Proven ability to deliver news via digital media, in a newsroom as a reporter and experience with editing is key. Preference will be given to individuals with a degree in journalism, English, or a related field or equivalent experience.

What's in it for you?

Besides working with a strong team in Kearney, NE Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a supportive work environment with career growth opportunities. Our affordable benefit program includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance and long- and short-term disability coverage. Our generous time off program includes paid parental leave for new parents. We also offer a 401(k) with employer contributions. A new competitive pay scale has recently been implemented.

Kearney, NE is a thriving, growing community of 33, 000 residents, and is a couple of hours drive to the Lincoln and Omaha Metropolitan areas. Kearny is home to the University of Nebraska at Kearney.

Come grow with us!

If you believe you are a great fit, head to lee.net/careers and search under Kearney. Applications should include a resume, cover letter, references and samples of your work.

About Us

Lee Enterprises is a national leader in providing high-quality local news and information with 77 daily newspapers in 26 states that have print, digital and e-replica versions. Lee's newspapers have a combined circulation of more than 1.2 million daily. Our digital sites attract more than 44 million unique visits monthly. We also have a rapidly growing roster of digital products for consumers, and are committed to aggressive digital growth.

Applicants considered for employment must successfully complete a 4-panel post-offer drug screen and background check. Lee Enterprises participates in E-Verify, is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to growing a diverse workforce.