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JOB BANK LISTINGS

The GPA Job Bank is a service of Georgia Press Association. There is no charge for ads if the position is being filled for a newspaper or company that is a member of GPA.

For all others (including affiliates, subsidiaries and sister publications of GPA members), the cost is $20 per ad. Advertisements are left in the GPA Classifieds for three months from the “Posted” date. Non-GPA members must make payment before we can post your ad.

In addition, ads will be published one time in the classified section of the GPA Bulletin. The Bulletin is mailed on or about the 17th, and the deadline for classifieds submissions is the 5th.

To post an ad in the GPA Job Bank, send your request to
sireland@gapress.org.

Send payment to: GPA Classifieds, 3066 Mercer University Drive, Suite 200, Atlanta, Ga. 30341. Your ad will be posted as soon as we receive payment.

The Georgia Press Association also maintains a free Résumé File. Job seekers may send their résumés to: Résumé File, GPA, 3066 Mercer University Drive, Suite 200, Atlanta, Ga. 30341.

All résumés will remain on file for three months. GPA members may call the office at any time to inquire about résumés on file. We will help you look for the kind of candidate you need and send you the résumés.


ADVERTISING/MARKETING (3)

Advertising Sales

7/17/17

Work in Georgia’s Lake Country. Smith Communications Inc. is seeking sales representatives to work in the following areas: Lake Oconee, Athens, Oconee County. These positions share responsibility for newspaper, digital and magazine advertising sales. Benefits include health, dental, vision, paid holidays and paid vacation. Experience in sales and/or customer service is required. Full-time positions with base pay, commission, benefits. Apply to Mark Smith, General Manager, at marksmithjr@msgr.com.

 

Advertising Sales

7/13/17

Work in the northeast Georgia mountains in a dynamic, enjoyable environment. Community Newspapers Inc. is seeking sales consultants to join its team in Dahlonega, home of the University of North Georgia and The Dahlonega Nugget, and Cornelia/Habersham County at The Northeast Georgian. Both publications are among Georgia’s best weekly newspapers, and the town of Dahlonega has been named to several Best Small Towns in America lists. These positions share responsibility for newspaper, digital and magazine advertising sales in both a primary and secondary market. Experience in sales and/or customer service is required and additional training will be provided. Qualifications include strong interpersonal and presentation skills, the ability to think and react quickly, a can-do attitude, loyalty and integrity. Full-time positions with base pay, commission, medical and other benefits. Openings are immediate.
 Apply to Michael Leonard, regional marketing director, at mleonard@cninewspapers.com.

 

Marketing director

6/1/17

The Tribune & Georgian is seeking a creative team player to lead its advertising sales department as marketing director. The newspaper has been a leader in the Camden County business community since 1894, and we need a sales leader who exemplifies the community pride for which we are known. We need someone with innovative ideas who can produce results. The right candidate will be a relationship builder with a genuine desire to help local businesses succeed through wise marketing decisions. In addition to servicing house accounts, the marketing director supervises and trains account representatives to sell the Tribune & Georgian’s print and digital products and successfully execute multimedia marketing campaigns for our customers. Familiarity with social media and Internet marketing is required. The ideal candidate will have a proven history of managing multiple projects through good organizational skills and attention to detail. Compensation is based on experience and includes performance bonus opportunities, group medical plan and other benefits.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and résumé to
Jill Helton, publisher, at publisher@tribune-georgian.com
or mail to P.O. Box 6960, St. Marys, GA, 31558.


BUSINESS (2)

Illinois Press Association President/CEO

7/3/17

The Illinois Press Association, one of the largest and most active newspaper associations in the country, seeks a president/CEO to lead the organization and further the cause of an independent and thriving press. The IPA provides association management services to the National Newspaper Association and technology services to more than 15 state press associations.

The duties of the president/CEO include member relations and development; government relations and lobbying; sales, marketing and fundraising; community and industry relations; public speaking; programs and event planning; and staff, P&L and administrative management. Meaningful experience in each of these areas is a job requirement, as are strong communications skills, superior organizational ability and professional polish.

We will show preference to candidates with a background in journalism and media issues, association management and government relations. The president/CEO manages a 15-member staff, with duties spread among the Illinois Press Association, the Illinois Press Foundation and the National Newspaper Association. The president/CEO reports to the IPA Board of Directors. We offer competitive pay, excellent benefits, and the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse state.

Please send your résumé, a cover letter that addresses how you fulfill each of the above criteria and any other supporting materials to ipapresident@illinoispress.com. No phone calls please. The deadline for submission of résumés is July 24.

 

Publisher

6/30/17

Accepting publisher candidates for strong weekly newspaper in Indianola, Miss., 4,500-paid circulation. Ideal candidate knows the business from both sides of the fence, is able to drive revenue and profit, along with producing quality products – this is not a “desk job.” Must have strong editorial skills. Additional talents in business, advertising, editorial, leadership, research, problem solving, strategic planning, negotiation, customer service, management and teamwork are all wonderful traits. If you have the drive, but may be lacking a few tools in your skill set, we do train. Publisher is also expected to be an active and integral member of the community. Compensation range $50,000 – $70,000, 401(k) and other benefits. Send letter of interest, résumé and professional references to Dan W. Strack, Emmerich Newspapers, at strack@emmerichnewspapers.com.


CIRCULATION (1)

Circulation Manager

7/11/17

The Walton Tribune, an award-winning newspaper consistently recognized for excellence in the Georgia Press Association Better Newspaper Contest, is seeking a circulation manager who is capable of providing second-to-none customer service to existing subscribers while at the same time helping the newspaper grow its readership base. The successful candidate will have the ability to work with CirculationPro software, exceptional customer service skills and the ability to effectively manage an independent contractor carrier force. The Walton Tribune is a twice-weekly newspaper located in Monroe, Georgia, a city of 14,000 nestled in-between Atlanta and Athens. Monroe is the county seat of Walton County, a tremendous community with a great quality of life combined with a low cost of living. We are just far enough to offer the allure of small-town living but close enough to offer all the convenience of big-city amenities. The Walton Tribune is the legal organ for Walton County and offers competitive pay; medical, dental and vision benefits; a retirement plan; paid vacation, holiday and sick days; and more. To apply, email your résumé to Tribune Owner and Publisher Patrick Graham at patrick.graham@waltontribune.com. No phone calls please.


EDITORIAL (3)

Sports Reporter

6/22/17

The Cartersville Daily Tribune News is seeking to add a dedicated reporter to cover local sports in Bartow County and produce a relevant, must-read sports section six days a week.

Bartow County, located within the northwest edge of the Atlanta metropolitan area, is the home to five competitive high school sports programs, including state championship contenders in baseball and football, as well as highly recruited athletes. Among the locations in the coverage area is LakePoint Sporting Community and Town Center, one of the premier sports destinations in the South, featuring elite athletic facilities for multiple sports.

As part of a two-person department, we also spotlight the broader community and a range of sporting activities. Our stories look at not only who won, but also why for an extremely passionate fan base.

Interested candidates should email their résumés and writing samples to jason.greenberg@daily-tribune.com.

 

Managing Editor/Editor

Managing editor/editor for biweekly newspaper

5/24/17

The Douglas Enterprise

Douglas, Georgia

The Douglas Enterprise seeks an experienced managing editor for its biweekly newspaper and shopper publications.

Ideal candidate must be an energetic, community-oriented go-getter with a strong background in editorial, newspaper business management and revenue generation, and editorial management.

Besides our biweekly paper (8,000 circulation) and our digital edition, we publish online and print special editions and glossy publications, as well as a weekly shopper.

Please send résumé and references to publisher@douglasenterprise.net.

 

News Reporter

5/22/17

The Douglas County Sentinel is accepting applications for a news reporter to cover the cops and courts and city government beats.

The Sentinel won 15 awards in last year’s Georgia Press Association Better Newspaper Contest, including third place for General Excellence and first place for Local News Coverage and Community Service. We take pride in being a government watchdog and in shining a light on the positive things going on in our diverse community, which is located 20 miles west of Atlanta.

The successful candidate will be someone who gets excited about chasing stories, including spot news stories that need to be turned around in a hurry, and working with public safety officials. The person will also cover the Douglasville City Council and major trials in our county, so working with government officials, listening to testimony, researching court documents, and writing stories that no other media outlet has are major responsibilities on this beat.

The person chosen will have skills in using digital media to distribute news electronically and be quick on his/her feet to get it posted. The applicant should also be competent with a camera.

Someone who is a self-starter and a copy-editing perfectionist who knows how to structure a story and has a passion for journalism are also musts for the person we hire.

The Sentinel publishes three times a week. We offer a solid benefits package with health/life/dental, 401(k), vacation, etc.

Please email cover letter, résumé and three writing samples to Sentinel editor Ron Daniel at jobs@douglascountysentinel.com.

 


FINANCE & ACCOUNTING (0)

There are no positions listed for this category at this time.


GRAPHIC DESIGN (0)

Page Designer/Copy Editor

There are no positions listed for this category at this time.


MANAGEMENT/ADMINISTRATION (2)

Illinois Press Association President/CEO

7/3/17

The Illinois Press Association, one of the largest and most active newspaper associations in the country, seeks a president/CEO to lead the organization and further the cause of an independent and thriving press. The IPA provides association management services to the National Newspaper Association and technology services to more than 15 state press associations.

The duties of the president/CEO include member relations and development; government relations and lobbying; sales, marketing and fundraising; community and industry relations; public speaking; programs and event planning; and staff, P&L and administrative management. Meaningful experience in each of these areas is a job requirement, as are strong communications skills, superior organizational ability and professional polish.

We will show preference to candidates with a background in journalism and media issues, association management and government relations. The president/CEO manages a 15-member staff, with duties spread among the Illinois Press Association, the Illinois Press Foundation and the National Newspaper Association. The president/CEO reports to the IPA Board of Directors. We offer competitive pay, excellent benefits, and the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse state.

Please send your résumé, a cover letter that addresses how you fulfill each of the above criteria and any other supporting materials to ipapresident@illinoispress.com. No phone calls please. The deadline for submission of résumés is July 24.

 

Publisher

6/30/17

Accepting publisher candidates for strong weekly newspaper in Indianola, Miss., 4,500-paid circulation. Ideal candidate knows the business from both sides of the fence, is able to drive revenue and profit, along with producing quality products – this is not a “desk job.” Must have strong editorial skills. Additional talents in business, advertising, editorial, leadership, research, problem solving, strategic planning, negotiation, customer service, management and teamwork are all wonderful traits. If you have the drive, but may be lacking a few tools in your skill set, we do train. Publisher is also expected to be an active and integral member of the community. Compensation range $50,000 – $70,000, 401(k) and other benefits. Send letter of interest, résumé and professional references to Dan W. Strack, Emmerich Newspapers, at strack@emmerichnewspapers.com.


PHOTOGRAPHY (0)

There are no positions posted for this category at this time.


PREPRESS & PRESS (3)

Press Operator

7/20/17

Immediate opening for experienced operator to run 12-unit DGM 430 single-wide web press. Applicants should have three to five years of offset web press experience and a proven work history of dependability, self-initiative and mechanical skills. Requires ability to perform all make-ready tasks, press operation to maintain quality, routine maintenance, minor repairs, other pressroom responsibilities. Full-time shift includes scheduled nights, weekends and holidays. Located in desirable community 50 miles west of Atlanta, position offers competitive compensation, health insurance, paid vacation, sick time, matching contribution 401(k). Apply in person 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Or, send cover letter and résumé to: pressroom@times-georgian.com. Or, mail to: Times-Georgian, 901 Hays Mill Rd., Carrollton, Ga. 30117.

The Times-Georgian is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.

 

Web Press Operator

7/17/17

Gwinnett Daily Post has a full-time second shift position for a qualified individual. Must have at least five years of web press experience. Position will be responsible for maintenance and press operation in a fast-paced environment. Hours are Tuesday-Saturday 5 p.m. to 3 a.m. Email résumé to: josalyn.gibson@scompapers.com or FAX to 770-277-5277.

 

Production Manager

7/9/17

The Delta Democrat-Times, a six-day, daily newspaper in Greenville, Miss., is accepting résumés to fill its production manager’s position. The position includes oversight of an Urbanite press with a CC1 registration system, Screen CTP pre-press equipment and burgess plate bender. This is a hands-on position requiring press operation with a group of three other operators, on-time paper ordering, press-run management, work scheduling and attention to detail. Mechanical proficiency in press repair and troubleshooting is a must. Benefits include a $55k-$60k base salary with MBO in addition to company-match 401(k), health insurance and paid vacation. We are a part of Emmerich Newspapers Inc. a third-generation, family-owned company with a track record of success and 28 newspapers in three states. To apply, submit résumé to jalverson@ddtonline.com.


TECHNOLOGY (0)

There are no positions posted for this category at this time.


SPECIAL OPPORTUNITIES (1)

KAMEN & CO. GROUP SERVICES

MEDIA APPRAISERS & BROKERS

5/30/17

www.KAMENGROUP.com

info@KAMENGROUP.com

516 379 2797

Publications for sale:

Spanish-language Long Island, N.Y., weekly free distribution newspaper

New Mexico weekly paid newspaper

South Carolina magazines – Charleston and Myrtle Beach

National broadcast and publishing directory (online and print editions)

Chicago, Ill., regional cultural magazine

St Louis, Mo., weekly newspaper

North Carolina regional magazine in Wake County market

San Jose, Calif., minority newspaper

Virginia daily newspaper

Maryland weekly newspaper/shopper

Tampa, Fla., senior newspaper

Idaho specialty magazine

Alabama football title; glossy

Texas weekly newspaper group

Oregon regional travel magazine

Philadelphia, Pa., regional business title

When was the last time you as publisher/owner of a publishing entity had both your print and online business financially valued? We would be delighted to speak with you confidentially about moving forward with valuing your publication. Discover the value of the title before you take your next step! Be responsible and secure this most important document. 516 379 2797 / info@kamengroup.com/www.kamengroup.com

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JOBS WANTED (0)

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