Music, Arts & Entertainment Reporter

Lee Enterprises Inc   St Louis, MO   Full-time     Writing / Editing
Posted on June 16, 2024
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Music, Arts & Entertainment Reporter

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch is looking for a creative, enterprising reporter to help us cover the local arts and entertainment scene. We want someone with a passion for the arts, a willingness to learn about St. Louis' rich and diverse culture, and an eagerness to dive into the local entertainment scene. You'll cover breaking news and enterprise stories, with coverage for our digital platforms, newsletters, podcasts and print publications. The position will have an emphasis on music of all genres. You'll learn about musicians in our area, connect with local venues and cover key concerts. But you'll also cover other entertainment topics; theater and other arts areas; and broader feature topics. We want someone who can work in a fast-paced environment and write quickly, but who can also spot trend stories and deeper profiles and features. We want coverage that is urgent, immediate and insightful. A strong social media presence is a plus. You'll work closely with a team that is committed to covering St. Louis' arts and entertainment scene with passion.

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 major subscription and advertising platform and a leading provider of local news and information, with daily newspapers, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 350 weekly and specialty publications serving 73 markets in 26 states.

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

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.