Visual Journalist

Lee Enterprises Inc   Lincoln, NE   Full-time     Writing / Editing
Posted on September 8, 2022
Apply Now
Join a winning team!

The Lincoln Journal Star is seeking a talented full-time visual journalist to bolster the area's strongest media outlet through photography and video. Our readers have an appreciation for, and expectation of, great visual reporting as seen in our strong digital traffic to online galleries and videos. We are seeking an individual to bring us to the next level!

Are you ready?

Do you possess strong skills in news, features, and sports photography? Do you have knowledge of effective video and audio production with the ability to write clear and accurate captions? If so, this may be the role for you! The ideal candidate will have previous experience at a daily newspaper, although internships and college experience will also be considered.

What is in it for you?

Besides working with an amazing team, you would be able to work in a brand new state of the art production studio in a brand new building! Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a supportive work environment with career growth opportunities. In addition, we offer a competitive and affordable benefit program, which includes medical, dental, vision, life, LTD, and STD. Our generous time off program includes paid parental leave for new parents paid sick time, holidays, and PTO. We also offer a 401K with employer contributions.

The bottom line is we have fun, so come and join our team in this growing, vibrant city of nearly 300,000 people. Nebraska's capital city is home to the state's largest university - including Husker football and volleyball, attracts world-class entertainment, and offers plenty of options for outdoor recreation.

Come grow with us!

If you believe YOU are the successful candidate, apply at and search for Lincoln. Please include a resume, cover letter, references and samples (PDF or JPEGs) of your work!

Lee Enterprises is a leader in providing high-quality local news with 77 daily publications in 26 states, which have print, digital, and e-replica versions. 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.

Lee Enterprises is a drug-free workplace and all applicants considered for employment must successfully complete a post-offer 4-panel drug screen and background/motor vehicle check prior to commencing employment. Lee Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to growing a diverse workforce, and participates in E-Verify.