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Enterprise / Visual Journalist

Las Cruces, NM, USA Req #8142
Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett touches the lives of more than 110 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include USA TODAY NETWORK with the iconic USA TODAY and more than 100 local media brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal, SweetIQ, and United Kingdom media company Newsquest. To connect with us, visit www.gannett.com.

The Las Cruces Sun-News is looking for a meticulous journalist ready to seek out top stories and dig in to issues of public trust within southern New Mexico. This person should be an energetic journalist who can cover the most visually captivating stories happening in southern New Mexico.


Pairing watchdog journalism with our other award-winning coverage extends across multiple platformsprint, online and social media. We value your storytelling ability — whether it's in a tweet, a photo gallery, a compelling video or a 1,500-word Sunday centerpiece.

This digital journalist should expect to use all of the visual and interactive storytelling tools available at the Sun-News.Applicants must have at least two years of daily newspaper experience Spanish fluency is a plus.

The Sun-News, part of The USA TODAY Network, pays competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Las Cruces is nestled in the Mesilla Valley, known for the majestic Organ Mountains, green chile fields along the Rio Grande and the best-tasting Mexican food this side of the border. We extensively cover New Mexico State University, Spaceport America (one of the world’s first ports for commercial space travel) and a host of immigration topics due to our proximity to the U.S.-Mexico border. It’s a dynamic area for telling great stories and we’re going to fill this spot quickly.

No phone calls for initial correspondence, please. After you apply here, feel free to e-mail work samples and references (electronic correspondence preferred initially) to: Lucas Peerman, News Director, Las Cruces Sun-News, lpeerman@lcsun-news.com.

Gannett Co., is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status.

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  • Job Family News
  • Job Function Consumer
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Las Cruces, NM, USA