$41K - $50K
Looking for a new challenge? Interested in leadership? Do you enjoy being part of a team dedicated to providing the best news and information to its community? Then McAlester, Oklahoma just might be the place for you.
The McAlester News-Capital located in the beautiful, rolling hills of southeastern Oklahoma is looking for a Circulation Director. Hosting a circulation of just over 8,000, the News-Capital enjoys geography perfect for anyone who loves the outdoors. Just moments away, water lovers can enjoy over 600 miles of shoreline at Lake Eufaula. Fishing, water sports and beautiful, relaxing sunsets are just a few of the natural luxuries we enjoy. McAlester and neighboring Krebs, Oklahoma is home to some of the finest, traditional Italian restaurants in the country. Metropolitan cities including Oklahoma City, Tulsa and Dallas are just a few hours away. McAlester plays host to many anchor type retailers including JC Penny, Lowe’s and Bath Body Works. Small town charm with a bit of city flavor is appealing. McAlester offers a Country Club with 18 holes of play, a community wellness center, class 5A public school system and two private Christian schools. Eastern Oklahoma State College has an extension campus in McAlester and offers higher education courses in both undergraduate and graduate programs of study. Kiamichi Technology Center offers a wide variety of vocational degrees, also located in our community. Whether you enjoy playing golf, attending one of the numerous festivals, shopping or the Friday night lights, McAlester is a great place to call home.
We're seeking a leader of people, one who will set expectations and manage performance of the staff, as well as a demonstrated ability to hire and train quality people. In addition, a strong marketing background is necessary, with the ability to design, implement, evaluate and measure performance. The perfect candidate will possess strong sales skills and have affection for numbers. This person should be fearless, driven and willing to roll up their sleeves to sell our paper to this community. The person who gets the offer will want to learn, be coachable and trainable. It would be great if this person had some background and exposure to newspapers, circulation and sales.
If this sounds intriguing and has peaked your interest, please send resume and creative cover letter to MNC, 500 South 2nd, McAlester, Oklahoma 74501 – Attn: Circulation Director Position. You can also email cover letter and resume’ to email@example.com
Posted on Tue, August 31, 2010
by Jennifer Gilliland