Video-First Storyteller

Lincoln Journal Star, 926 P Street, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States of America ● Lincoln, NE, USA Req #15785
Friday, January 14, 2022

Whether by paper or digital, we deliver!


Join the action!

The Lincoln Journal Star is seeking an innovative video-first storyteller to join our team of award-winning journalists. Long Lincoln’s leading news outlet, the Journal Star has been building its multimedia storytelling capabilities, and we are looking for someone with the skills and abilities to take us to the next level. The Journal Star newsroom is collaborative, synergistic and dynamic. This position requires a team player who can assist and learn from fellow reporters, editors and visual journalists while elevating the Journal Star’s work across multiple platforms.


Are you ready?

Do you have a track record of building an audience by finding and sharing interesting, compelling and/or original stories of people and places? Are you able to create stories in video and print formats? If so, this may be the role for you! Candidates must possess a minimum of three years of journalism experience.


What’s in it for you?

Besides working with an amazing team in Lincoln, Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a supportive work environment with career growth opportunities. In addition, we offer a competitive and affordable benefit program  which includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance and long- and short-term disability coverage. Our generous time off program includes PTO, sick time and paid parental leave for new parents. We also offer a 401(k) with employer contributions.


Lincoln is a vibrant city of nearly 300,000 people and is a great place to live and the Journal Star is a fun place to work. Our new offices are part of the city’s burgeoning Telegraph District and just down the street from the state Capitol and university. Love outdoor recreation? The Telegraph District is at the hub of Lincoln’s 134-mile trails network. The historic Haymarket district and new Arena offers great opportunities for night life and entertainment.


Come grow with us!

If you believe you're a great fit, head to and search under Lincoln. Applications should include a resume, cover letter, references and 3-5 examples of your best work. Direct questions to Dave Bundy, editor, at


Lee Enterprises is a leader in providing high-quality local news with 77 daily publications in 26 states. Our digital sites attract more than 44 million unique visits monthly and we are committed to aggressive digital growth.

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  • Job Family News
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Lincoln Journal Star, 926 P Street, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States of America
  • Lincoln, NE, USA