Ad Director/General Manager

City:  Bartlesville, Okla.
Newspaper:  Examiner-Enterprise
Job Description:  The Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise, a 5-day-a-week multi-media publication in northeast Oklahoma, is looking for an Ad Director/General Manager, to lead an experienced staff, including an award-winning newsroom.
This is an ideal stepping-stone for an advertising manager that wants to take the next step in organizational management.
This position is the chief revenue officer for the EE with P&L responsibility that includes budget and forecasting. We are looking for an individual that can drive growth in advertising and circulation revenues, develop staff, engage with and help grow the community, provide timely and detailed reports and embrace corporate programs and initiatives.
Experience in building, presenting and closing marketing solutions for advertising accounts that include digital and print components is a must. This is a hands-on position that will require in-depth knowledge of local advertising accounts as well as potential for new accounts. Events and promotions are significant players in the Gatehouse world and the AD/GM must be adept at selling sponsorships and providing on-site oversight of all programs.
This position qualifies for vacation benefits, the opportunity for health, dental, vision and life insurance and 401k program.
Contact:  Please send letter of application, resume, salary requirements and references to Kim Benedict, OK Sr. Group Publisher, PO Box 1328, Ardmore, OK 73401 or email kim.benedict@ardmoreite.com with Bartlesville in the subject line.