Night Editor

Lee Enterprises Inc   Munster, IN   Full-time     Writing / Editing
Posted on March 3, 2023
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The Times of Northwest Indiana, a division of Lee Enterprises, is seeking a Full Time Night Editor for our copy desk.

  • Help oversee all live pages of the newspaper, news, business and sports.
  • Help ensure that news and sports make deadlines.
  • Help track page flow and proof pages.
  • Help make story-play decisions on late-breaking news.
  • Help with basic reporting duties on occasion.
  • Strong editing and design skills.
  • Ability to organize, juggle many tasks, set priorities and make deadline.
  • Broad knowledge of AP style and a quick study on NWI style, press law, spelling and grammar.
  • Understanding of community standards for taste.
  • Unswerving dedication to accuracy.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems.
  • Ability to help manage flow of content to web.
  • At least 3 years of experience on a daily copy desk preferred.
Education: Bachelor's degree preferred.

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 the nation's fourth-largest 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 respect and celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. For more information about Lee, check us out at

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.