Entertainment/feature writer (Sioux City Journal)

Sioux City Journal Communications is hiring a talented writer for The Weekender, our weekly entertainment/young reader publication.

Our hire will be someone who is brimming with ideas, is endlessly curious about culture and the arts, and is an expert at striking just the right tone for connecting with our audience.

We’re looking for a creative, passionate journalist who thrives at finding quirky features and writing the kind of trend and enterprise stories that get attention.

Our hire will actively promote content and engage with readers on social media. Experience with multimedia is a must.

Sioux City, on the banks of the Missouri River, is a thriving community with three college campuses and lots of young readers. Our housing is affordable, our recreational opportunities are endless, and our downtown has a vibrant collection of restaurants, museums and entertainment venues that host national touring acts and Broadway productions. We also attract a steady stream of big-name political candidates come Iowa caucus season. We have no shortage of story possibilities.

Visit us at http://siouxcityjournal.com/weekender/ 

Please apply at http://www.siouxcityjournal.com/app/workhere by Sunday, July 20. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Sioux City Journal Communications is a drug-free employer. Sioux City Journal Communications (http://siouxcityjournal.com) and Lee Enterprises Inc. (http://lee.net) are Equal Opportunity Employers.