Date posted: 2/16/17
The Kenosha News, founded in 1894, is searching for an editor to lead its newsroom.
As editor, you will lead a staff of dedicated and experienced journalists in a vibrant and growing market serving this community with solid, hyper-local journalism.
This is a calling for an energetic and accomplished professional who can create and execute a multi-platform strategy for audience and content development for our daily newspaper, website and digital products. Your prior newsroom leadership experience is a door opener, but gusto for change and passion to succeed will keep it open.
The Kenosha community continues to expect top-notch journalism and excellent advertiser relationships. You will deliver on that expectation by participating in the execution of our new corporate strategic plan that emphasizes a culture of teamwork, collaboration, talent development and strong community connections.
Kenosha dips its toes in the bracing waters of Lake Michigan on the Wisconsin-Illinois border between Milwaukee and Chicago. There has been recent significant economic growth.
We are able to offer a competitive wage and benefit package including a choice of competitively priced health insurance plans, a 401k retirement plan, company-paid life insurance and an opportunity to work with a great group of people.
The Kenosha News division is operated by United Communications Corporation a family-owned multi-media company headquartered in Kenosha, Wis. UCC owns and operates five divisions including the Kenosha News; the Sun Chronicle, a daily newspaper in Attleboro, Mass.; KEYC-TV, a CBS and FOX affiliate in Mankato, Minn.; WWNY/WWNYF- TV, CBS, FOX and MeTV affiliates in Watertown, N.Y.; and a weekly newspaper in Lake Geneva, Wis.