Lee Enterprises

Digital Producer / Copy Editor
Mid-Valley Media is seeking a versatile team player who can fill a dual role in our newsroom. The ideal candidate will be able to contribute to our online content offerings in a variety of ways and manage the delivery of content across multiple platforms. In this role, you will work under the direction of the Digital Editor to develop and post digital content such as news stories, galleries, quizzes and polls; host reader chats; and pull in relevant news feeds from Mid-Valley Media reporters and key outside voices. You will help manage the home page and high-traffic landing pages, and decide how best to display content on all platforms by relying on your own creativity plus analytics to decide on story choice and placement. You will aggregate and link to content relevant to Mid-Valley Media readers. You will produce and edit video segments on various topics. You will regularly post and share Mid-Valley Media content on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media platforms. You will direct the flow of content, sending breaking news push alerts and adding keywords, hyperlinks, images, info boxes and additional digital content. The successful candidate needs strong news judgment, the ability to make quick decisions and a keen interest in the latest digital tools.
6 May 2021