The McLeansboro Times-Leader seeks a versatile editor to produce the best local news for the paper’s weekly print and daily digital content.

This is a hands-on position that requires initiative and imagination, in addition to solid digital and print news judgment. This individual is also responsible for managing two non-editorial employees.

Candidates should have a newspaper management background, multimedia journalism skills and the ability to post real-time news, photos and video to the paper’s website.

McLeansboro is located in southern Illinois and is the seat of government for Hamilton County. The McLeansboro Times-Leader is published on Thursdays.

Interested candidates should email their resume, journalistic work examples and a cover letter on why they believe they are qualified for the editor’s position to General Manager Jamie Beacom at

The McLeansboro Times-Leader is a CNHI newspaper. Based in Montgomery, Alabama, CNHI is a leading publisher of local news and information. Its newspapers, websites and specialty publications serve communities in 23 states.

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