Copy Editor

Lee Enterprises, Decatur, Illinois

Date PostedJuly 09, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified

Lee Enterprises Inc. is hiring a versatile, creative and passionate copy editor for our print and digital operations in Central Illinois.

We’re looking for a highly organized editor with sharp news judgment who can make stories shine under deadline pressure. Your job will be to line-edit news, sports and features copy; coordinate page design with our colleagues at the Regional Design Center; and fine-tune content for digital audiences.

This position is based in Decatur, Illinois, and will help produce the Bloomington Pantagraph, Decatur Herald & Review and Journal Gazette/Times-Courier.

We value strong enterprise journalism, engaging print and digital content, and serving our readers and communities.

Experience with SEO headline techniques and social media is required. This position includes night and some weekend shifts.

The Pantagraph, Herald & Review, and Journal Gazette/Times-Courier are divisions of Lee Enterprises, a leading media organization providing local news, and information, and a major platform for advertising, serving 49 markets in 21 states with daily newspapers, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 300 weekly and specialty publications. For more information about Lee, visit

Lee Enterprises is an equal opportunity and drug-free workplace employer.

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