Nation & World News Module Editor

Madison, WI, USA ● Munster, IN, USA ● Virtual Req #16158
Thursday, June 23, 2022

As a member of Lee Enterprises’ National Desk, the module editor helps prepare the national and international news report for most of the company’s news organizations – providing key content for both print products and websites. Candidates must have excellent news judgment, strong editing and technical skills and an ability to work independently on deadline. Module editors are responsible for the production of nightly Nation/World pages and the syndication of both print and digital wire content for our partner newsrooms.

Daily tasks include choosing stories from a budget of content from wire sources, editing stories for length and accuracy, writing headlines and selecting photographs for use with stories both online and in print and proofing pages. Experience working in a newsroom content management system and packaging stories for presentation online is preferred.

The module editor must have a zeal for news and a strong command of the English language, grammar and AP Style guidelines. Familiarity with daily newspaper production cycles is a plus.

Hours: Evening and weekend.

Learn more or apply online at www.lee.net/careers/opportunities.

Lee Enterprises is a leading media organization providing local news, information, advertising and specialty publications in 77 US markets and communities in 26 states. For more information about Lee, visit www.lee.net.

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  • Job Family Multiple Dept
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Madison, WI, USA
  • Munster, IN, USA
  • Virtual