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Business Editor

Omaha, NE, USA Req #4122
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

The Omaha World-Herald is hiring an experienced editor to lead our business coverage in the digital age.



The editor will:


  • Supervise a small group of reporters in deepening our expertise in development issues, local corporations, workplace matters and the rural economy.

  • Determine business content for daily, Sunday and digital platforms.

  • Each week write at least one enterprise story and at least two shorter, digitally oriented posts per week.

  • Own social media for all business content and lead our understanding and development of dedicated audiences.

  • Network in the community with business groups from the chamber to small businesses to build sources, develop ideas and stay abreast of trends.


Requirements: At least two years reporting experience and two years editing experience. Demonstrated success in growing digital audience and managing social media.



Apply to Executive Editor Randy Essex, randy.essex@owh.com


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  • Pay Type Salary
  • Omaha, NE, USA