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Marengo Publishing Corporation seeks a community editor for award winning East Iowa weekly newspaper group. This position is responsible for reporting and coordinating local content including print, online and visual elements.

Coverage will include local government, education, features and local interest topics. Degree in Journalism required as well as digital experience and basic photography skills. Macintosh computer skills preferred.

Recent college graduates with strong internships or college newspaper experience are encouraged to apply. Applicants are asked to attach five to seven samples of their work. We offer a competitive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, generous vacation policy, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and more. The Des Moines Register is committed to diversity and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Employment is contingent on passing a pre-employment, post-offer drug test and acceptable motor vehicle record. A subsidiary of The Des Moines Register Media, Marengo Publishing Corporation is owned by Gannett Company, the nation¹s largest newspaper group. This position provides an excellent opportunity for career growth.

Please contact Brian Rathjen, editor, at (319) 642-5506 or brathjen@desmoine.gannett.com if there are any questions.

Candidates are asked to apply to the following link: