Lee Enterprises is looking for a journalist with design experience to join the growing sports team at our Design Center. We have two locations: Munster, Indiana, located 20 miles from downtown Chicago, and Madison, Wisconsin.
The right candidate will have:
- A passion for thinking creatively to produce dynamic visual storytelling
- The composure to problem solve and work on deadline
- The ability to manage several tasks simultaneously
- Some experience designing in a newsroom environment
- A strong understanding of sports
- Knowledge of Associated Press style
- Experience with InDesign and Photoshop
Training is provided based on each candidate’s needs, so please consider applying if you meet most but not all of the qualifications. Please include a link to your online portfolio or upload samples of your work as additional files along with your resume and cover letter.
This is a full-time position with a varied schedule, including night and weekend hours. Benefits offered include medical, dental, and vision insurances; company-paid life and long term disability insurance; company-matched 401k; employee assistance program; and paid vacation, personal, sick, and holiday time. Pre-employment background and drug screenings apply.
Lee Enterprises is a leading media organization providing local news and information, and a major platform for advertising, in its markets, with 46 daily newspapers, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 300 specialty publications in 22 states. For more information about Lee, visit www.lee.net.
Capital Newspapers is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We are committed to maintaining a workforce that accurately reflects our audience and expands our voice. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.