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  • Manager

    City: Oklahoma City
    Newspaper: Journal Record Publishing Company
    Job Description: Have a passion for politics? Great web management skills? Sales experience/interest? Combine those skills with a position as Manager of the Journal Record Legislative Report, our legislative tracking service and ancillary products. We’re looking for a dynamic leader who thrives on providing up-to-the-minute information to our clients during the legislative session, has the ability to manage a team of professionals and interns, and has great organizational skills with critical attention to detail.
    Sales experience is preferred; strong customer service skills are a must.
    This is a full-time position with competitive salary and benefits. Candidate must be willing to work long hours during legislative session; the rest of the year is typically Monday – Friday, 8 to 5.
    Contact: Send a cover letter and resume to Joni Brooks, Publisher, joni.brooks@journalrecord.com
  • General assignment reporter

    City: Woodward, Oklahoma
    Newspaper: Woodward News
    Job Description: The Woodward News has an immediate opening for a general assignment reporter. You will have an opportunity to cover everything from the courthouse to features and some sports. The ability to take photos is a plus, as is the ability to use social media. Salary is negotiable. The News publishes 5 mornings a week - Tuesday through Friday and Sunday.
    Contact: Contact Managing Editor Johnny McMahan at editor@woodwardnews.net or Publisher Sheila Gay, sgay@cnhi.com.
  • Sales-Marketing

    City: Lincoln, Pottawatomie, Okfuskee, Okmulgee, and Hughes counties, Oklahoma
    Newspaper: News Leader Company, Inc.
    Salary: Commission plus performance incentives
    Job Description: Seeking experienced sales representative for new potential advertisers for multiple print and digital publications. Flexible hours, set your own schedule. Candidate should poses excellent communication skills, be very well organized, self-motivated, and eager to help grow and market businesses in the area. This is an independent contract position. Compensation is straight commission plus performance incentives.
    Contact: Email resume to Lynn Thompson at lynn@tricountyherald.com
  • Regional Editor

    City: Ardmore
    Newspaper: The Ardmoreite
    Salary Range: $55-60,000
    Job Description: The Ardmoreite multi-media company has an opening for a regional editor. This position manages the day to day operations of The Ardmoreite newsroom and supports newsroom management at The Shawnee News Star, a sister company 90 miles north of Ardmore.
    The Ardmoreite and The News Star are both six-day-a-week newspapers in south and central Oklahoma with multi-media platforms. Ardmore wll be home base for the regional editor and sits equi-distance between Oklahoma City and Dallas. The News Star is in Shawnee, Okla., 40 miles east of Oklahoma City.
    We are looking for a hands-on manager that can execute the same skills that need to be coached: quality community journalism, tight and compelling writing, excellent design skills and maximization of web and social media opportunities.
    There may be an opportunity to move The Ardmoreite to a central design center in 2015 and our regional editor will be a key player in a smooth and successful transition.
    If you’re committed to community journalism, are experienced in managing a news team in both print and digital platforms, and have a passion for being the number one news source in your readership area, this may be the job for you. Both information companies are located in vibrant, growing areas and need solid, experienced leadership to grow audience and circulation.
    Contact: Please send letter of application, resume, clips and references to Kim Benedict, publisher, The Ardmoreite, PO Box 1328, Ardmore, OK, 73401 or email kim.benedict@ardmoreite.com with regional editor in the subject line.
  • Sports Editor/Page Designer

    City: Pilot Point, Texas
    Newspaper: Pilot Point Post-Signal
    Salary: Approx $30,000
    Job Description: Sports Editor/Page Designer. Job includes design of sports pages and news pages and pitching in on news coverage as needed. Previous experience in sports writing, copy editing and page layout using InDesign and Photoshop required. Photo experience a plus. Salary competitive with area dailies. Independent newspaper.
    Contact: Email resumes and work samples to David Lewis, editor@postsignal.com.
  • Editor

    City: Benton, AR
    Newspaper: Saline Courier
    Job Description: The Saline Courier seeks a proven leader to direct and oversee our newsroom with a passion for local news and a desire to grow digital and print readership. As Editor, you will employ your knowledge, experience, and ability to implement innovative ideas that will lead directly to growth of The Courier’s print and digital audience. The Editor will play a vital role on The Courier’s management team, which determines short- and long-term strategy and implements tactics necessary to grow the operation. The Editor also is expected to play an active role as a leader in the community.
    The successful applicant will be an experienced leader of great journalism that consistently meets high professional standards. She or he will have a successful track record of serving the distinct news and informational needs of audiences on print and digital platforms. The successful applicant should show demonstrated skills in coaching, mentoring, and developing an enthusiastic and energetic staff to create consistently compelling storytelling and eye-popping visual journalism.
    Responsibilities will include:
    • Lead newsroom projects and initiatives
    • Project management and creation of new products in an effort to grow audience
    • Hire, train and develop the newsroom staff
    • Monitor and track performance of the team through standards of performance
    • Coordinate month to month progress of a news plan through planning and execution
    • Prepare and comply with the annual budget for the newsroom
    Qualifications:
    • Established track record of journalistic excellence
    • Strong background in leading a newsroom through innovative solutions to grow audience
    • Proven record of achieving audience growth through print and digital media
    • Ability to handle multiple ongoing tasks and rapidly changing priorities
    • Self-motivated, community-oriented and organized
    • Bachelor’s degree from four year college or university and at least 3 years of newsroom experience
    The Saline Courier offers a competitive compensation package. We offer a variety of medical, dental and vision options to best fit your needs. We also offer 401k and life insurance options as well as paid vacation, sick and personal time. The Courier is an 5,000 circulation, 7-day p.m. newspaper in Benton, Arkansas. Saline County is one of the fastest growing communities in the United States. This is a great opportunity to work with a small daily newspaper that focuses on local news and the community.
    Contact Information: Qualified, interested individuals should submit a resume and writing samples to Tony Cooper, publisher, The Saline Courier, 321 N. Market, Benton, AR 72015 or via email at tcooper@bentoncourier.com, Tony Cooper 501-315-8228

  • Reporter

    City: Cordell, OK
    Newspaper: Cordell Beacon
    Job Description: Love to write? Have a strong desire to be involved in your community? Want a chance to use your computer skills? Then we have the perfect job for you! The Cordell Beacon has an opening for a Reporter with strong writing skills and an interest in developing composing and page design abilities. The successful applicant will possess the skill to write stories on assignment; report on a local council meeting; and produce concise, compelling copy for our well-informed readers. As a small but active office, all of us work together on page design to produce a newspaper our readers love.
    Contact: Interested individuals should submit a full resume, including references, plus a writing sample to: The Cordell Beacon, P O Box 220, Cordell, OK 73632, "Attention: Z. Rainbolt" or email to thebeacon@cordellbeacon.com. Applications may also be faxed to 580-832-3335.
  • Reporter - Office Manager

    City: Hinton and Geary, OK
    Newspaper: Hinton Record and Geary Star
    Job Description: Vibrant community newspapers in Hinton and Geary seek a high-energy reporter/office manager to cover local events and community meetings, as well as to oversee office communications. Our ideal candidate will be meticulously detail-oriented and possess the ability to balance multiple competing priorities, anticipate potential problems, and develop contingencies accordingly. Excellent community relations skills and strong writing skills a must; social media know-how a plus!
    Contact: Rush resumes to goodnews@thewatongarepublican.com.
  • Editor and General Manager

    City: North Texas
    Newspaper: Wesner Publications
    Job Description: Ready to run a weekly newspaper? Rare opportunity to become Editor and General Manager of a vibrant community weekly in a beautiful north-central Texas town is soon to become available. Are you ready to take your writing and management skills to the next level? Strong writing ability, reporting experience, community relations sensibility, and organizational skills are vital. Broad newspaper responsibilities will provide an opportunity to be involved in every level of weekly newspaper management, but direct previous management experience is not required. This is the perfect starting management position!
    Contact: Rush resumes to brett@wespubco.com
  • Director of Advertising Sales

    City: Waco, Texas
    Newspaper: Waco Tribune Herald
    Job Description: Seeking dynamic leader who loves leading edge technology. Requires drive and competitive nature. Position requires the right leader to take our team to the next level by hiring, training, and developing great team members. The right team builder will believe in the digital future and push for results while incorporating and providing a fun work environment. Qualified candidate will have sales and management experience with a love of training and teaching. Solid experience in classified and digital is required. Must have high energy level and exceptional people skills. Position will be responsible for all advertising revenue including magazine, print, digital and mobile. Creativity and expertise in billing, systems and forecasting keys to success. Experience working with the businesses and customers in Texas a real plus!
    Contact: Send resume and cover letter via e-mail to: Jim Wilson, Publisher, Waco Tribune Herald at jwilson@wacotrib.com. No calls please.
  • Press Operator

    City: Pittsburg, KS
    Newspaper: The Morning Sun
    Description: The Pittsburg Morning Sun newspaper, located in Pittsburg, KS, has a full-time Press Operator position available. Experience operating a 5-unit Urbanite press is desired but we will train a highly competent individual who has the passion to learn this vital position with our company. Position requires a high degree of concentration, excellent quality control skills, press maintenance knowledge and managing all aspects of safety. Approximate shift hours are 7 p.m. to 3 a.m.
    • Operate an Offset Web Press. This includes set ups, running jobs, monitoring inks, maintenance and repair.
    • Assist in the mailroom getting the papers ready for delivery.
    • Troubleshoot any printing or production issues as needed.
    • Check print quality throughout the shift and meet product quality standards.
    • Make any necessary adjustments and repairs to ensure proper press operation.
    Job Requirements:
    • Offset web press experience desired
    • Mechanical aptitude.
    • Forklift certification preferred.
    • Must be able to lift 50 lbs., climb ladders, have good manual dexterity, stand for
    • long periods of time.
    This position includes a full benefit package, health, dental, vision and 401k.
    Contact: For consideration, send your resume to tomguthrie@gatehousemedia.com or apply in person: 301 North Locust Street, 66762. An Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
  • Reporter/paginator

    City: Shawnee, Ok
    Newspaper: Shawnee News-Star
    Job Description: We're looking for a combination reporter/designer who can report on local events and turn out compelling pages. Precise mix of duties will depend on skill set. The News-Star is a six-day daily paper with a newsroom staff of seven.
    Contact: Send resume, samples and cover letter to Brian Blansett at brian.blansett@news-star.com
  • Newspaper Sales Person

    City: Key Largo Florida
    Newspaper: Florida Keys Free Press
    Salary Range: 70,000
    Job Description: The Florida Keys Free Press in beautiful Key Largo Florida is seeking an experienced newspaper sales consultant. If you believe in printed community newspapers and believe the way to sales is on the street face-to-face then let’s talk. Must be customer oriented, well organized and a person that can reach or exceed monthly goals. We have a stable of quality publications at your disposal in a daily and weekly paper and multiple magazines. The territory is established and has plenty of growth potential. Excellent compensation with guarantee base and a rewarding commission plan, monthly bonuses, spiffs and contest money. Benefits include health and dental insurance, life, 401K, expenses and more. This is a great opportunity in the beautiful Keys but just 30 minutes from the mainland.
    Contact: Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter to Tommy Todd at ttodd@keysnews.com
  • Newsroom Clerk

    City: Muskogee
    Newspaper: Muskogee Phoenix
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: The Muskogee Phoenix is seeking a part-time newsroom clerk who is energetic, organized, self-motivated and able to work quickly and precisely on deadline.
    The clerk will compile a list of community events from various sources and transcribe them for print and online publication. The ideal candidate has a background in journalism and is familiar with AP style and is someone who can write one to three stories per week about community events.
    Applicants must have strong customer relation skills and be able to perform related typing duties. Must have good oral and written communication skills.
    Contact: City Editor Elizabeth Ridenour at eridenour@muskogeephoenix.com.
  • Production Manager

    City: Independence, MO
    Newspaper: The Examiner - GateHouse Media
    Job Description:  The Examiner, based in Independence, MO (Kansas City area), has an exciting career opportunity for a Production Manager with a proven track record and excellent leadership skills. The Production Manager is responsible for the planning, execution and project management of the company's entire process of print production including offset printing, inserting, distribution and pre-press. This includes the supply chain process for all print production requirements from planning, RFQ, through delivery to customers. In addition, the Manager will liaise internally and externally with vendors, while managing the flow of information to ensure timely and efficient delivery to customers.
    • Direct accountability and management of team of production supervisors and leads to facilitate the production of newspaper and commercial printing products and services.
    • Key driver for planning, production and execution of complex master production schedules proactively hold the entire organization accountable to ensure production schedule is met.
    • Development of team's knowledge and achievement of quality expectations. Ensure effective equipment operation with appropriate maintenance programs.
    • Work proactively with vendors to ensure continuous improvement and optimal production solutions for new and existing materials and equipment.
    • Assist in developing and achieving commercial print market plan by creating interest and forming partnerships with potential and existing customers.
    • Develop pricing quotes for commercial printing work. Interact professionally with all customers.
    • Manage costs effectively within agreed-to budgets.
    • Work with finance on budgeting, forecasting and actual product cost analysis.
    • Complete required reports accurately and on time.
    • Create and maintain a safe work environment, ensuring that all safety policies and procedures are followed.
    Requirements
    • At least 3 years of offset print management is required.
    • A thorough knowledge of commercial printing processes including prepress, press, distribution, insertion and commercial print sales
    • Computer skills including Microsoft Office Programs.
    • Strong organizational ability and problem solving techniques.
    • Ability to multi-task and utilize resources to execute tasks within a deadline oriented environment.
    • Excellent communication and negotiating skills.
    • Commitment to continuous process improvement initiatives and ability to solve problems creatively.
    • Highly motivated and high level of initiative; inspires confidence to work independently and in support of department goals and business objectives.
    • Ability to build relationships and work across a multi-product line organization.
    The Examiner is a GateHouse Media publication, one of the largest publishers in the U.S., and owns 79 daily and 257 weekly newspapers in 21 states, as well as more than 405 locally focused websites. An Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
    Contact information: Please send resume including salary requirements to: jobs@examiner.net
  • Audience Development Manager

    City:  Oklahoma City
    Job Description:
    The Dolan Company is a leading provider of information to the business and legal communities through our collection of niche newspapers and websites. We are seeking a forward thinking audience development manager for The Journal Record Publishing Company and for Arizona News Service. Based in Oklahoma City, this position will be responsible for increasing revenue, readership levels and subscription sales by planning and managing audience development marketing initiatives for well-respected business and political journals. You will work closely with Publishers, Interactive marketing and Customer Service teams to reach and exceed goals.
    Specific responsibilities include:
    · Develop annual marketing strategy and collaborate on annual budgets.
    · Acquire new subscriptions through creative targeted marketing including:
    o Work closely with Publisher to help negotiate custom subscription partnerships and affiliate relationships, sponsorships, and trade show participation with businesses, law firms, associations, and trade groups. Develop all marketing collateral to support subscription sales efforts.
    o Develop concept, write copy and implement direct mail, bulk and sample issues.
    o Design test strategies and creative to optimize campaign performance growth.
    o Work with the market to identify targeted bulk leads and developing strategies to acquire them.
    o Attend local events or train local resources.
    o Develop copy for email marketing and work closely with Interactive Marketing for strategy, design and implementation.
    o Collaborate with other Dolan Company Audience Development Managers throughout the country.
    o Develop strategy and place print and electronic advertising, local and spot-market broadcast, radio, mobile, and billboard advertising. Know of the best media opportunities (through brokers or direct to publisher negotiations). Work closely with Interactive Marketing and Creative units for design, landing page development, technical specifications and tracking.
    · Source and evaluate new media and partnership opportunities with Publishers in regional and local markets.
    · Monitor tracking, delivery and campaign performance on an on-going basis. Test and roll out successful efforts.
    The successful candidate for this position will have:
    · A minimum of three years’ experience in direct marketing, media buying or agency relations, with subscription sales marketing experience preferred
    · Superior negotiation, organization, and follow-up skills
    · Strong quantitative and analytical skills
    · MS Office proficiency
    · Bachelor’s degree preferred
    The Dolan Company offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience along with a comprehensive benefits program.
    Contact: To apply, send resume and cover letter to Joni Brooks at joni.brooks@journalrecord.com.

  • Page Designer

    City: Weatherford, Oklahoma
    Newspaper: Weatherford Daily News
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: Family newspaper is seeking creative page designer for local newspaper in Weatherford, Oklahoma. Experience in InDesign a must. Salary plus benefits. Email resume.
    Contact: Phillip Reid, Phillip@PhillipReid.net
  • Editor & Publisher

    City: Center, Texas
    Newspaper: Light and Champion
    Job Description: The Center Light and Champion, an award-winning semi-weekly newspaper in the piney woods of East Texas, is seeking a dynamic professional to take the helm as editor and publisher. The successful candidate will be knowledgeable in all aspects of community newspapers. As editor, they will serve as newsroom manager and will actively gather some news, write, and take photographs; guide advertising programs to develop strategy and drive sales plus call on some accounts; assist in layout and design; manage business matters, interpret financial reports, be strongly goal oriented, and able to motivate staff members. The successful candidate will be an integral part of the community, active in chamber of commerce, civic clubs, etc. Enthusiasm, great attitude, leadership, problem-solving skills, teamwork and people skills are a must. Compensation based on experience and ability. Bonus opportunities are available for the right candidate. Insurance, vacation and other benefits also available. Join a group of community newspapers providing support and training in a family atmosphere. If you have a solid track record and strong industry references, we want to talk to you ASAP.
    Contact: Send resume, references and salary requirements to leon@granitepub.com.
  • Web Press Operators/Foreman

    City: Weatherford, Okla.
    Newspaper: Weatherford Daily News
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: Seeking experienced newspaper web press operator/foreman for the community newspaper in Weatherford, Oklahoma with seven unit Goss Community Press. Competitive salary plus benefits. Convenient schedule. Family operation.
    Contact: Contact Phillip Reid at Phillip@PhillipReid.net.
  • Reporter

    City: Decatur, TX
    Newspaper: Wise County Messenger
    Job Description: The Wise County Messenger in Decatur seeks an experienced, energetic reporter to join our award-winning team. Duties will include covering city and school beats, as well as breaking news. The ideal candidate has two to three years experience and thrives on finding compelling stories.
    Contact Information: Email your resume, references and samples of your work to Editor Kristen Tribe, ktribe@wcmessenger.com. Mailing address is P.O. Box 149, Decatur, TX 76234.

  • Editor

    City: Stillwater
    Company: Oklahoma State University
    Salary: $39,900-$46,440
    Job Description & Requirements: To plan, create, and edit content for university magazines and other university publications, as assigned.
    Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, English or related field. 5 years of related work experience in publishing, including planning and supervision of publication/magazine editorial production, including overall coordination of the print, photographic, and design/layout components. Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to organize materials, write, edit, visualize concepts, communicate, and interpret goals. Must possess excellent people skills and be able to effectively deal with multiple clients.
    Contact Information: Visit jobs.okstate.edu, click on "search listings" on the left and search for "editor" under "Approved Position Title." To be considered for this job, candidates MUST apply through the online system.

  • Newsroom Assistant

    City: Oklahoma City
    Newspaper: eCapitol
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: eCapitol, Oklahoma's premier legislative news service is seeking a full-time Newsroom Assistant. Position provides support for senior reporters and news director. Our team covers all branches of state government including executive branch officials, state agencies and the Supreme Court with a focus on the Legislature. If you have studied journalism or poli-sci and are interested in government, our team needs you. Students with on-campus journalism or internship experience are encouraged to apply.
    Contact: Interested candidates are asked to email a current resume and a cover letter detailing desired salary, level of interest in the mission of eCapitol, and date available to linda@ecapitol.net.
  • Reporter

    City: Oklahoma City
    Newspaper: eCapitol
    Salary: Based on Experience
    Job Description: eCapitol, Oklahoma's premier legislative news service is seeking a full-time reporter.
    Our team covers all branches of state government including executive branch officials, state agencies and the Supreme Court with a focus on the Legislature. If you have studied journalism and are interested in government, our team needs you. Recent graduates with on-campus journalism or internship experience are encouraged to apply.
    Contact Information: Interested candidates are asked to email a current resume, writing samples and a cover letter detailing desired salary, level of interest in the mission of eCapitol, and date available to linda@ecapitol.net.

  • Web Offset Press Operator/Foreman

    City: Nowata, OK
    Newspaper: Community Publishers, Inc., dba Nowata Printing Company
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: Nowata Printing Company is seeking a single-width, web offset press operator / foreman with at least 5 years experience. Heat-set, Goss Magnum knowledge and supervisory experience preferred. This commercial printing facility produces newspapers, inserts, shoppers, and other publications on several different press lines and operates 24 hours a day, 5+ days a week.
    Competitive pay. Great benefit package including 401K, Profit Sharing, Medical, Dental, bonuses. EOE.
    Contact information: Visit our website at www.commpub.com, complete the application, and submit it with your resume to: cecilias@nowataprinting.com or P.O. Box 472, Nowata, OK 74048.
  • Account Executive

    City: Midwest City
    Newspaper: Mustang Times LLC
    Salary: Base plus commission
    Job Description: Full time position available for an organized individual to sale advertising for a group of weeklies in the Oklahoma City metro area. You will need basic computer knowledge and dependable transportation. We offer a complete benefits package, including health insurance, paid vacation and 401k.
    Contact: Please send resume to mustangpublisher@sbcglobal.net or fax to 405-376-3565.
  • Advertising Assistant

    City: Oklahoma City
    Company: Oklahoma Press Service
    Job Description: Full time position available for an organized individual to support the advertising sales team at Oklahoma Press Service. Successful candidate must have basic computer knowledge, excellent customer service skills and be detail oriented. Benefits include medical, dental, vision insurance, vacation, sick, 401k, free parking.
    Contact: Email resume to Cindy Shea, cshea@okpress.com.

  • Regional Advertising Director

    City: Pittsburg, Kansas
    Newspaper: The Morning Sun - GateHouse Media
    Job Description: Gatehouse Media is seeking a strong sales leader to manage local digital products and services, as well as print and online marketing programs and packages. This role involves direct oversight of eight multi-media sales executives for a group of three daily newspapers in southwestern Missouri.
    Responsibilities include driving sales of Propel Digital Products and Services, newspaper and other print products, direct mail and event based marketing solutions; maximizing key revenue initiatives; coaching and developing the staff; collaborating effectively with management colleagues; building a sales pipeline; and maintaining excellent client relationships. Propel Marketing is a full service digital services firm owned by Gatehouse, with offices located in each newspaper market.
    The ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker, knowledgeable and creative about developing customized local advertising solutions. Digital sales and management experience strongly preferred. If you are motivated, goal oriented and success driven, this may be the career position for you. We offer a competitive base salary, excellent bonus plan. We also offer Health, Dental, Life Insurance, 401(k) and flexible spending accounts.
    An Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
    Contact Information: To apply, submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to: michelle.smith@gatehousemedia.com.

  • Advertising Sales Position

    City: Oklahoma City
    Company: Oklahoma Press Service (an affiliate of Oklahoma Press Association)
    Job Description: We’re looking for a high-energy, charismatic individual to sell advertising for Oklahoma’s newspapers. We want you to show clients how to get the word out about their products and services through the power of print advertising.
    Successful candidate must have ambition to develop relationships with clients, make cold calls and service accounts. Basic computer knowledge and dependable transportation. Salary plus commission; medical, dental, vision insurance; vacation, sick; 401k; free parking. Possible state and regional travel with paid mileage.
    Contact: Email resume to Cindy Shea, cshea@okpress.com. For more information about the Oklahoma Press Association and Oklahoma Press Service, visit www.okpress.com.

  • General Assignments Reporter

    City: Muskogee, OK
    Newspaper: Muskogee Phoenix
    Salary: Depends on experience
    Job Description: Wanted: Energetic reporter to write general assignments for award-winning daily newspaper in northeastern Oklahoma. Journalism degree preferred. One to three years experience preferred. Recent college graduates who exhibit a desire to learn in a fast-paced environment also welcome to apply. We need a self-starter. Reporter will cover everything including crime/courts, city/county government, and education. This reporter will write 10 stories per week. This reporter will produce material for use in all of our platforms: print, website, and social media. This reporter must shoot photos and videos. Please send a cover letter, resume, story clips and published photos.
    Contact: Elizabeth Ridenour, city editor, eridenour@muskogeephoenix.com

  • News Reporter / Paginator

    City: Elk City
    Newspaper: The Elk City Daily News
    Job Description: The Elk City Daily News is a 5-day daily seeking a self-motivated individual as a News Reporter / Paginator. This position is responsible for building the front page and other news pages and for covering school, city, and area news and events as needed.
    This position will be considered for promotion to News Editor after one year. We offer a competitive salary plus insurance.
    Contact: Email resume, cover letter, references, and clips to Elizabeth@ecdailynews.com.
  • Reporter

    City: Fort Stockton, Texas
    Newspaper: Fort Stockton Pioneer
    Salary: $23,000-$26,000
    Job Description: Are you passionate about good community journalism? The Fort Stockton Pioneer, a weekly newspaper in West Texas, midway between El Paso and San Antonio, is seeking a full-time reporter to cover a wide range of meetings and events, write stories, and take pictures. This position requires someone with the willingness to go the extra mile to find the story behind the story, initiate contacts and sources within the community and have a passion for perfection. Reporting experience preferred but not necessary. Must have good communication skills, be computer and e-mail savvy with programs such as Word and Excel. QUARK, InDesign or Photoshop experience a plus! Enthusiasm, great attitude, leadership, problem-solving, teamwork and people skills are a must! Must be able to work flexible hours that may include nights, weekends and holidays. If you're interested in this position, please respond to this ad before someone else does. You are eligible for health benefits, as well as vacation and sick/personal leave, after a probationary period. We are part of Granite Publications, a group that prefers to recruit from within and that means your job with us could be the first step toward the future you've always wanted. Please feel free to visit www.fortstocktonpioneer.com or visit our Facebook fan page to read up on what's been happening in your new hometown.
    Contact Information: Please e-mail a resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to editor@fspioneer.com.

  • Managing Editor

    City: Shawnee, Ok
    Newspaper: Shawnee News-Star
    Job Description: The Shawnee News-Star will have an opening for a managing editor in November, when long-time editor Mike McCormick retires. The managing editor will supervise a staff of six and be responsible for the newspaper's online presence as well as the printed news.
    Contact Information: Email resume and cover letter to Brian Blansett, publisher. brian.blansett@news-star.com.

  • Publisher/Advertising Manager

    City: Hereford, TX
    Newspaper: Hereford Brand
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: Immediate opening for a hard-working, take-charge publisher/advertising manager for the Hereford Brand, a semi-weekly newspaper in the Texas panhandle. Experience in sales and sales management required. The right person will be active in the community and lead the paper as a community newspaper. Bi-lingual a plus. Gas allowance, paid vacation and health insurance coverage provided. Salary negotiable based upon experience.
    Contact: Send resume to publisher@azlenews.net
  • Graphic Designer

    City: Stigler, Ok
    Newspaper: Stigler Printing (News Sentinel Inc.)
    Salary: Based on Experience
    Job Description:  Stigler Printing is a family run printing company specializing in graphic design, digital printing, wide format printing and offset printing. We are currently experiencing strong growth in our graphics design department and are in need of an experienced graphic artist with Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign skills. This person must be capable of working on small to large projects and effectively communicate with a production manager. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking for a high-energy environment with a growing company. Stigler Printing is a Mac-based operation with current software and hardware. Stigler, Oklahoma is located in Eastern Oklahoma between Lake Eufaula and Lake Kerr.
    Contact: Call today to schedule an interview.  918-967-8768
  • Reporter

    City: Duncan
    Newspaper: The Duncan Banner
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: The Duncan Banner, one of Oklahoma’s most respected small daily newspapers, has lost its best reporter to a middle school English teaching position. We need a replacement who is inquisitive, accurate and thorough with a knack for personifying the news and making it relative to readers. Staff members cover a beat, handle general assignment work, post regularly to our web-site and digital products and make contributions to our popular magazine. Photo and design experience are a plus.
    Opportunity exists for growth into news management. Our 24,000 Duncan can-do residents enjoy high quality of life standards with easy access to Oklahoma City and Dallas.
    Contact Information: Send resume and clips to Steve Olafson, The Duncan Banner at steve.olafson@duncanbanner.com or call (580) 255-5354.
  • General Assignment Reporter

    City: Elk City
    Newspaper: The Elk City Daily News
    Salary: Based on experience
    Job Description: The Elk City Daily News, a five-day daily, is seeking a self-motivated general assignment reporter.
    Contact Information: Email resume and samples to jim@ecdailynews.com
  • Reporter/Photographer

    City: Madill
    Newspaper: The Madill Record
    Salary: based on education/experience
    Job Description: The Madill Record is seeking a news reporter. The successful candidate will have writing skills and a desire to be an active and busy member of the community. This career entails heavy sports writing during the school year, local government, law enforcement activities and human interest stories, as well as taking photos and layout and design. A good driving record and reliable transportation are necessary. This is a full time position.
    Contact Information: Email resumé, along with writing and photography samples, to: recordeditorial@sbcglobal.net or mail/bring to: The Madill Record, PO Box 529, Madill, OK 73446.
  • Multimedia Journalist

    City: Kingman, Kansas
    Newspaper: Kingman Leader-Courier
    Salary: Based on experience
    Job Description: The Kingman Leader-Courier, an award-winning weekly newspaper in south central Kansas, has an immediate opening for a full-time multimedia journalist. The multimedia journalist will be responsible for covering community-related events, reporting on breaking news and taking on general feature assignments. The candidate should have strong writing and photography skills, be adept at posting through social media and making updates to a website, as well as putting together eye-catching slideshows. Knowing how to shoot and edit video is a major plus. The candidate should have a media background with a degree in journalism, photography or a related field. Experience is preferred. Benefits include paid vacation, paid personal days and health insurance.
    Contact: Please email a cover letter, resume, writing samples and links to photo / video portfolio(s) to Jason Jump at jjump@kcnonline.com
  • News Editor

    City: Sallisaw
    Newspaper: Sequoyah County Times
    Salary: Based on experience
    Job Description: The Sequoyah County Times, a twice-weekly newspaper in the rolling hills of beautiful eastern Oklahoma, is seeking a news editor. This job presents an opportunity to cover a very wide variety of interesting new stories. The successful candidate will understand how to present compelling local news both in print and online, and strong writing, editing, and newsroom management skills. Must meet deadlines and have knowledge of AP style. Experience with website updating and the ability to use social media a plus. The Times is published Wednesdays and Fridays and produces a variety of special sections throughout the year.
    The newspaper has been family-owned for over 80 years. Benefits including partially paid health insurance and cell phone allowance. The Times is a consistent OPA Better Newspaper Contest prize-winner.
    Contact Information: Please send your resume and clips to Jeff Mayo, associate publisher & general manager, jeffmayo@seqcotimes.com.
  • Multi-Media Sales Executive

    City: Muskogee, OK
    Newspaper: Muskogee Phoenix
    Salary: Base + Commission
    Job Description: The Muskogee Phoenix is looking for aggressive self-starters with a desire to succeed in the exciting world of media sales. The perfect candidate would work with area businesses in developing solutions to their advertising and marketing programs. We offer excellent fringe benefits including health insurance and a 401K plan.
    Contact: To take the first steps in changing your life for the better and working with the #1 advertising team in the area, email your resume to Jeff Parra, Publisher, jparra@muskogeephoenix.com. We are an equal opportunity employer proudly located in downtown Muskogee.
  • Editor

    City: Stigler, Ok
    Newspaper: Stigler News Sentinel Inc.
    Salary: Highly Competitive
    Job Description: Stigler News Sentinel Inc., a family owned publishing and printing company, is seeking a News Editor to assist in the news coverage of two weekly newspapers. At least 5 years of experience working in a newsroom is required. Photoshop and InDesign experience a plus but not required. Compensation is competitive with most daily newspapers. If you're looking for a low stress job with a growing modern publishing company this might be a good fit for you.
    Contact: Stigler News Sentinel Inc., 204 South Broadway, Stigler, Ok 74462, 918-967-4655
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