Oklahoma Capitol Bureau Reporter - Oklahoma City

Lee Enterprises Inc   Davenport, IA   Full-time     Writing / Editing
Posted on November 12, 2022
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Oklahoma Capitol Bureau Reporter

The Tulsa World, a Lee Enterprise company, is seeking an experienced journalist to help expand the coverage of state government, politics and policy. The reporter will cover all elements of the Legislature and state agencies and work on enterprise reporting that readers can't find anywhere else, write breaking news stories and create in-depth work that give readers context and insight on Oklahoma's political scene.

Other duties include being active and engaged on social media, shooting video and working with photographers to help gather information to best show the story.

This reporter will join the Tulsa World's veteran reporting team that includes a reporter at the Capitol and other reporters focused on government and politics. This reporter will also appear in videos and podcasts published by the Tulsa World.

This is a position based in Oklahoma City and will work from the Capitol. This staff writer will report to the city editor.

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 leading provider of high-quality local news, with 77 daily newspapers in 26 states that have print, digital and e-replica versions. Lee's newspapers have a combined circulation of more than 1.2 million daily. Our digital sites attract more than 44 million unique visits monthly. We also have a rapidly growing roster of digital products for consumers, and are committed to aggressive digital growth.

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.