Circulation Manager

City:  El Dorado, Arkansas
Newspaper:  El road News-Times
Salary:  $35,000 to $40,000
Job Description:  The El Dorado News-Times, a community daily newspaper located in South Arkansas is seeking an experienced leader to manage and direct our circulation and distribution operations.
We are looking for someone to roll up their sleeves and be proactive in developing plans and strategies to grow our home delivery and single copy numbers.
El Dorado is one of the most exciting places to be in Arkansas right now with a vibrant downtown, thriving arts scene and well known world class entertainment coming our way.
The city currently has an entertainment district underway that will feature a live performance amphitheater, as well as two indoor live entertainment venues. Also, part of the plan calls for an art gallery and children’s outdoor play area.
Two brand new hotels are under construction, with a third on the way. Simply put — there’s a lot going on in El Dorado and that means much to report on which translates into well received quality newspapers produced every day.
For a town of just under 20,000 people, it’s an impressive place with a couple of Fortune 500 companies located here. We are looking for someone who knows how to translate all these assets into circulation growth.
You will have a front office staff of four to work with and a good crew in the mailroom for distribution support. All we need is a person ready to lead and direct them to success.
We offer competitive compensation including bonus opportunities, paid vacation, paid holidays, 401-k, group insurance and profit sharing.
Contact: If you believe you are that person write me a letter telling me why and include your resume. Email them to Ronnie Bell at rbell@eldoradonews.com or send via U.S. Mail to Ronnie Bell, El Dorado News-Times, P.O. Box 912, El Dorado, AR 71731.