Iowa Farmer Today (IFT) Publications is looking for an
Agriculture Reporter/Editor to cover everything from crop and livestock production
issues to general features and market reports. This reporter also writes for
the Market Watch Online newsletter, shoots video and takes photographs to
accompany stories. This position works largely independently and would ideally be based from a home office in
IFT Publications includes the Midwest’s leading weekly
agricultural publications — Iowa Farmer Today, Missouri Farmer Today, Illinois
Farmer Today and Midwest Marketer. The publications reach a combined print
circulation of more than 100,000 in addition to vibrant websites.
The successful applicant should have a demonstrated ability
to report, write and photograph compelling stories. Candidates should be self-motivated.
Experience in Midwestern agriculture is preferred but not required.
Full benefits package included. All travel and business
expenses are reimbursed. Pre-employment drug testing is mandatory.
IFT Publications is part of Lee Agri-Media publications,
which reach hundreds of thousands of readers across 12 states in the Midwest
and Great Plains. Lee Agri-Media is an equal opportunity employer.
Applications, cover letter and at least three writing samples are accepted atwww.iowafarmertoday.com/workhere.
Why Join Us?
Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a dynamic, interesting
work environment with career growth opportunities. We offer an extensive
benefit program that can be personalized to your needs. Our benefit program
includes medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, company
provided life insurance and supplemental life insurance. In addition, we offer
a 401K retirement plan with company match. We also offer generous paid
time off to allow the flexibility to balance personal life and work. This
includes paid parental leave for new parents.
Lee Enterprises is a leading provider of high-quality local news,
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.
Lee Enterprises is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We
are committed to attracting and retaining a workforce whose diversity reflects
the communities we serve. Lee embraces change, and we
recognize that we must create and maintain a culture of fervent inclusion. For more information about Lee, check us out at www.lee.net.
We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role but do not meet 100% of the qualifications above, we encourage you to apply.
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- Iowa Farmer Today, 1625 Boyson Road, Hiawatha, Iowa, United States of America