Reporter

Lee Enterprises Inc   Waco, TX   Full-time     Writing / Editing
Posted on February 13, 2024
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The Waco Tribune-Herald, a Lee Enterprises company has an immediate opening for a full-time reporter. The successful candidate will cover multiple beats, including local government, education, breaking news and social issues. We're seeking a self-starter who can present complex issues in easy-to-follow narrative form, and supplement coverage with local video. A bachelor's degree in journalism or related field, as well as a minimum of two years reporting at a daily newspaper is required. Waco is the home of Baylor University and is located on Interstate 35, halfway between Austin and the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex.

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 major subscription and advertising platform and a leading provider of local news and information, with daily newspapers, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 350 weekly and specialty publications serving 73 markets in 26 states. Year to date, Lee's newspapers have an average daily circulation of 1.0 million, and our legacy websites, including acquisitions, reach more than 33 million digital unique visitors.

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.