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Listings remain on this page for 90 days. If you placed an ad that you want deleted, e-mail jobs@okpress.com.
  • Entry-level reporter

    City: Monett/Cassville, MO
    Newspaper: The Monett Times/Cassville Democrat
    Job Description: The Monett Times and Cassville Democrat of southwest Missouri seeks a talented and energetic full-time reporter. Candidates for this position must possess strong writing, editing and photography skills. The successful candidate must have an insatiable sense of curiosity, and a willingness to ask tough questions and ruffle feathers to get down to the bottom of a story. They must also be reliable, confident and have a positive attitude. We also seek someone who realizes the importance of breaking news, as well as using social media to drive readers to the online and print product.
    Organization, adherence to deadlines, and the ability to produce in a fast-paced environment are key. InDesign skills are a plus.
    Barry County is a friendly, growing area that contains Roaring River State Park and Table Rock Lake. We are a short drive to Branson, Springfield, Joplin, Kansas City, Eureka Springs, Ark., and Fayetteville, Ark.
    Contact Information: Qualified candidates should send their resumes to Publisher Jacob Brower at jwbrower@yahoo.com. No phone calls, please.

  • Business manager

    City: Enid, Okla.
    Newspaper: News & Eagle
    Job Description: The Enid News & Eagle seeks a business manager to oversee accounting and human resources for its 100-employee daily newspaper and related news, marketing and printing operations.
    The business manager is a key member of an experienced and creative management team. This person is responsible for accounts receivable, accounts payable, cash management, human resources, payroll and daily management of the business office. Also required are skills in budgeting, financial forecasting and analysis.
    Candidates must have a four-year accounting or finance degree and four years of accounting experience. Also essential are strong organizational and communications skills, attention to detail, a commitment to customer service and competence with Microsoft Excel.
    Enid is a city of 50,000 people located in north-central Oklahoma. The area offers the best of Midwestern community living — recreation, retail, excellent health care, a diversified economy, two colleges and room to stretch — just 90 minutes from a major metropolitan area.
    We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package.
    Contact Information: Send resume and salary history to Publisher Jeff Funk, Enid News & Eagle, 227 W. Broadway, Enid, OK 73702 or by email to publisher@enidnews.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.

  • Sports Editor

    City: Tahlequah
    Newspaper: Tahlequah Daily Press
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: The Tahlequah Daily Press is seeking a sports editor to continue our award-winning coverage. TDP is an exceptional venue from which to launch a sportswriting career, and offers a beautiful and eclectic environment for living. We cover four high schools and an NCAA II university, all with enthusiastic fan bases. We need an organized person with good writing and photography skills; a familiarity with all different types of sports; and an ability to not only work as part of a six-member news team, but to lead and organize stringers. Experience in Quark, layout and page design on Macs necessary; degree and/ or experience in journalism a must. Good benefits; salary commensurate.
    Contact Information:  Send resume to Kim Poindexter, managing editor, at kpoindexter@cnhi.com

  • Office Manager/Graphic Designer

    City: Meeker
    Newspaper: Tri-County Herald
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: The Tri-County Herald is looking for an office manager with some graphic design, ad building abilities. The Tri-County Herald is a weekly newspaper that covers Meeker, McLoud, Harrah, and Newalla areas. Candidate must work in the office and should have newspaper graphics experience. Candidates must also have knowledge of InDesign and Adobe Photoshop, and experience working with Macintosh Computers. Strong organizational skills, ability to multi-task, and a proficiency to maintain multiple project deadlines a must. The ideal candidate will have strong people skills, and be able to manage the front office. Other requirements are: excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills; excellent organization and time-management skills; problem solving; and ability to work with diverse clientele. High degree of energy, creativity, initiative, and flexibility.
    Contact Information: Please submit resume to lynn@tricountyherald.com or mail to Tri-County Herald PO Box 686 Meeker, Ok 74855

  • Staff Writer

    City: Newcastle
    Newspaper: The Newcastle Pacer
    Job Description: The Newcastle Pacer is an award-winning weekly newspaper with a focus on excellent in-depth news coverage, high–quality graphic design and community responsiveness through local involvement, web presence and social networking. We are looking for a candidate who will not only create quality editorial, but will also become an active member of our team and contribute to our creative and professional goals for the future.
    The qualified candidate will: Gather and write compelling news and sports stories on a deadline; Exhibit a commitment to community journalism; Demonstrate knowledge of journalistic standards and basic news gathering concepts and Associated Press Style; Be experienced in (or open to learning) some multimedia reporting skills; Be able to work full-time and be flexible to schedule changes due to event schedules and breaking news events, sporting events; and Adhere to newsroom policies and procedures for stories and deadlines.
    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Ability to operate Mac OSX computer platform a plus; In-depth knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite a plus, and Microsoft Word processing software; Knowledge of Professional SLR camera equipment and photography skills a plus; Creative, positive and energetic; Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as strong organizational skills; Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment; Ability to set personal deadlines and exercise some self-supervision; and Must have a driver’s license and be able to drive own vehicle to various locations in the nearby area.
    Education, Training and Experience: Minimum 2 years newspaper or magazine experience desired; Some college or trade school with emphasis on journalism, communications or related field a plus.
    Contact Information: Please email clarence@newcastlepacer.com. No phone calls please!

  • Graphic Designer

    City: Vinita, OK
    Newspaper: Vinita Daily Journal
    Description: Candidates must have knowledge of InDesign and Adobe Photoshop, and experience working with Macintosh Computers. Strong organizational skills, ability to multi-task, and a proficiency to maintain multiple project deadlines a must. Hours are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Contact:
    Applications are available at Vinita Daily Journal, 138 S. Wilson, Vinita, OK 74310. (Please bring resume at this time.)
  • Paginator

    City: McAlester
    Newspaper: McAlester News-Capital / CNHI
    Job Description: The McAlester News-Capital is seeking a graphic designer/ paginator to handle the responsibility of putting together our daily newspaper. Must be proficient in Quark and have a working knowledge of NewsEdit Pro. Pay structure commensurate with talents, skills and knowledge of newspaper pagination. We offer a competitive benefits package including paid vacation, major medical and 401K.
    Contact Information: Send cover letter, resume and work samples to amjohns@mcalesternews.com

  • Sports Writer

    City: Duncan
    Newspaper: The Duncan Banner
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: Help continue the tradition of a strong sports section. A promotion has created the opening for a sports writer or assistant sports editor at The Duncan (Okla.) Banner. Our reader friendly package centers on heavy print and digital emphasis of eight high schools, comprehensive coverage of active participatory sports, regular updates from Oklahoma and Oklahoma State and a blended digest of national news and personality profiles. Anchored morning print presentation invites the reader in and regular updates on the web-site keep them current. Photo and page design skills a plus. Our 24,000 Duncan residents enjoy high quality-of-life standards with easy access to Oklahoma City and Dallas.
    Contact Information: Send resume and clips to Ed Darling at edarling@duncanbanner.com.

  • Graphic Designer/IT Services

    City: Stillwater, OK
    Newspaper: News Press, STWNewsPress.com, Stilly magazine
    Job Description: The Stillwater News Press has an immediate full-time opening for a graphic designer/IT services position. Duties include working within the advertising department designing special sections and projects, expediting ad design and proofing, pagination and working on computer, network and web maintenance and management. Should have experience in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and/or Quark and be versatile on Macs and PCs. Full benefits working in downtown Stillwater for multi-platform media company serving the community since 1892.
    Contact: Send resume and letter to General Manager Dale Brendel at gm@stwnewspress.com
  • Digital Sales Manager

    City: Tulsa, OK
    Newspaper: Tulsa World
    Job Description: The Digital Sales Manager will direct and supervise all activities of the Digital Sales Group. Will participate in the development and maintenance of procedures within the Advertising Digital department and develop and execute sales and marketing strategies which enable Tulsa World Media Company to maintain and increase its digital market share. Principle additional duties include employee growth, development and recruitment. Work along- side ad sales management team and sales professionals to develop strategies to maximize advertising investment for both existing and new advertisers. Motivate and mentor staff and increase each individual team member’s performance through extensive training, ride alongs, coaching, training and mentoring. Work with teams so that budgeted revenue goals are achieved.
    Education and/or Experience:
    1. Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university or equivalent experience in online media sales management environment preferred.
    2. Previous leadership/supervisory position within a sales/customer service environment.
    3. Online advertising and marketing sales experience.
    4. Solid working knowledge and understanding of inside/outside advertising sales processes, procedures, and systems.
    5. Proven successful sales performance/sales leadership background. Previous sales supervisory/management experience.
    Contact: Please send your resume to resumes@tulsaworld.com
  • Editor/General Manager

    City: Claremore, Oklahoma
    Company: CNHI
    Job Description: The Claremore (OK) Daily Progress seeks an experienced, digital-savvy editor-general manager to lead its award-winning newsroom.
    Applicants need at least five years of management background, knowledge of the operations of all newspaper departments, versatile journalism skills and the ability to inspire and coach the entire staff to produce quality work for print and online.
    This is a hands-on position requiring initiative, imagination and sure-footed editorial and administrative judgment. The editor-general manager is responsible for all news and opinion content, the newspaper’s design and layout and general operations.
    The editor-general manager is a key member of the senior management team and thus must be able to communicate clearly, contribute to the overall success of the paper and make smart decisions.
    The Daily Progress is a five-day newspaper (no Monday and Friday editions) that features website and mobile breaking news feeds every day of the week.
    Claremore is a suburb of Tulsa in northeast Oklahoma. It is the Rogers County seat, site of Rogers State University and the longtime home of Oklahoma’s “Favorite Son,” Will Rogers, the early 20th century humorist, entertainer and journalist whose life-size bronze statue reading The Daily Progress sits on a park bench outside the newspaper’s front door. The community of 18,600 residents is known for its picturesque neighborhoods and bustling commercial district.
    Contact Information: Interested candidates should apply online to publisher Bailey Dabney at bdabney@claremoreprogress.com. Include a detailed resume, a 500-word cover letter on why you believe you are qualified for the position, and a representative sample of your journalistic expertise.
  • Publisher

    City: Pryor, Oklahoma
    Company: CNHI
    Job Description: The Pryor Times seeks a publisher who can handle challenging situations while keeping our team motivated.
    We’re looking for a competitive individual who is committed to growing revenue and knows how to sell print and online. We need someone with a track record in newspaper leadership who can create and execute a multi-platform sales strategy that covers print, niche publications, websites and mobile products and understands a quality news product.
    Our ideal candidate will be an inspiring community leader who has superb internal and external communication skills. We are seeking an individual who has advanced editorial philosophies, consumer marketing tactics and strategies.
    The Pryor Times is a 2,500 circulation newspaper in eastern Oklahoma. We publish a three day per week product, various niche publications and a website www.pryordailytimes.com.
    Pryor is strategically located in Northeast Oklahoma, 15 miles from Grand Lake O’ the Cherokees, 8 miles from Lake Hudson and 35 miles from Tulsa. The abundance of lakes, parks and waterfalls offers opportunities for all who enjoy nature, hiking, fishing, and all water sports at their finest.
    Additionally, Pryor is home to Mid America Industrial Park, one of the country’s largest industrial parks and a leading center for manufacturing, processing and distribution. Mid America houses nearly 90 companies ranging from small entrepreneurial operations to Fortune 500 companies like Google, Chevron and DuPont.
    Contact Information: Send resume and salary requirements to Mike Beatty, Publisher, 117 E. Fourth Street, Joplin, Mo., 64801; or email to mbeatty@joplinglobe.com.

  • Sports Editor

    City: Elk City, OK
    Newspaper: The Elk City Daily News
    Salary: $21,600 - $24,000
    Job Description: The Elk City Daily News is a 5-day daily seeking a self-motivated individual as Sports Editor. The Sports Editor is responsible for covering all area sports and for designing all sports pages.
    Contact Information: Email resume, cover letter, references, and clips to Elizabeth@ecdailynews.com
  • Sports Writer

    City: Mount Pleasant, Texas
    Newspaper: Mount Pleasant Daily Tribune
    Job Description: The Mount Pleasant Daily Tribune, a five-day newspaper in Northeast Texas, has an immediate opening for a sports writer. Experience preferred but recent graduates with clips will be considered. We are looking for someone who can cover and write sports, take photos and be trained in InDesign if necessary. We offer a complete benefits package, including health insurance and paid vacation.
    Contact Information: Send a cover letter, resume and writing samples to Editor-Publisher Gary Borders at gborders@dailytribune.net
  • Regional News Reporter

    City: Marshall, Texas
    Newspaper: Marshall News Messenger
    Salary: Competitive
    Job Description: The Marshall News Messenger is seeking an energetic reporter to cover regional news. The growing daily newspaper is expanding their coverage area and seeking enterprising reporters who live to beat the competition online and in print. Candidates will have a proven ability to:
    • Build a beat and break news.
    • Generate story ideas independently and collaborate with online and print staff on daily news and enterprise.
    • Produce fast-turnaround stories on major news that can help drive online traffic.
    • Produce enterprise off the news to advance the story.
    • Produce content in multiple formats and embrace social media.
    • Write with an authoritative voice, and have the ability to quickly synthesize material from multiple sources.
    Two years of newspaper experience is preferred, but will consider recent graduate with good clips from internship or college newspaper work.
    The News Messenger is part of Texas Community Newspapers, a family owned group in the oil-rich piney woods of East Texas, an area known for its outdoor recreational opportunities, proximity to Dallas metro area, and temperate climate.
    Contact Information: To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, clips or links to published work demonstrating your ability to fulfill the job requirements, and salary requirements to employment@news-journal.com
  • Ad Director

    City: Mount Pleasant, Texas
    Newspaper: Mount Pleasant Daily Tribune
    Salary: negotiable
    Job Description: The Mount Pleasant Daily Tribune has an immediate opening for an advertising and marketing director for 4,200-circulation, five-day daily in Northeast Texas. This newspaper has been recently acquired, and the new owners are committed to aggressive sales and marketing of both the print and online products. We believe this market provides an excellent opportunity for someone with experience and drive.
    We are looking for someone to drive fast-paced results while growing and mentoring a three-person sales team. Responsibilities include developing and executing sales strategies for all forms of newspaper and digital media advertising while meeting and exceeding monthly goals. This is a “hands-on” management opportunity and a revenue-driven position - you will handle accounts. We are looking for proven ability to motivate, sell, manage and identify marketing trends and sales opportunities. Developing and implementing innovative sales strategies to grow market share is important. Sales experience in a multi-media environment is a plus! Previous newspaper advertising sales experience is preferred. You must have excellent computer skills and knowledge of Office programs. Enthusiasm, great attitude, leadership, problem-solving, teamwork and people skills are a must!
    If you have a solid track record in newspaper advertising sales, management, and strong industry references, we want to talk to you ASAP. Please respond to this ad before someone else does.
    The company offers a competitive starting salary with opportunities for advancement. 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.dailytribune.net 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 Publisher Gary Borders at gborders@dailytribune.net
  • Part-Time/Freelance General Assignment Reporter

    City: Okemah
    Newspaper: Okemah News Leader
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: The Okemah News Leader is a twice weekly county seat newspaper serving Okemah and Okfuskee County. A part-time general assignment reporter is need in the Okemah area. Primary beat will include city and county government, school board along with other assignments ranging from hard news to features. Job includes reporting and photography and possibly some page layout and design depending on experience.
    Contact Information: Please send resume to the Okemah News Leader, at P.O. Box 191 Okemah, OK 74859. Or email your resume to Lynn at lynn@tricountyherald.com

  • Editor

    City: McAlester
    Newspaper: McAlester News-Capital
    Salary: $45K-$50K
    Job Description: The McAlester News-Capital is seeking an energetic editor for our top newsroom leadership position. The person will be responsible for overseeing a staff of six, with an emphasis on producing local news content for the 6,000-circulation daily, specialty publications and digital platforms.
    Applicants need newsroom management experience, versatile journalism skills – writing, editing, design and pagination – and the ability to motivate and coach the staff to produce quality work.
    This is a hands-on position requiring initiative, imagination and solid digital and print news judgment. The editor is a key member of the senior management team and thus needs to be able to communicate clearly and make smart decisions.
    McAlester is located in the rolling hills of southeastern Oklahoma near Lake McAlester and Lake Eufaula, with its 600 miles of shoreline. It is the seat of government for Pittsburgh County, site of the newsy state penitentiary, and home to the Ardeneum of Oklahoma featuring antiques, collectables and other historic items.
    The McAlester News-Capital is a member of the Community Newspaper Holdings Inc. (CNHI) group, a leading U.S. publisher of local news and information. We are an equal opportunity employer and offer competitive salary and benefits.
    Contact Information: Interested candidates should apply online to publisher Amy Johns at amjohns@mcalesternews.com. Include a detailed resume, a cover letter on why you believe you are the editor we're seeking, and a half-dozen examples of your journalistic work.
  • Multimedia advertising director

    City:  Ardmore, Oklahoma
    Newspaper:  The Ardmoreite
    Salary:  $60,000+
    Job Description:  The Ardmoreite, a multi-media company in Southern Oklahoma, is seeking a strong sales leader to accelerate its local multi-media advertising growth. This role involves direct oversight of multi-media sales professionals, plus support staff. Responsibilities include driving print, digital, 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. Internet advertising and sales management experience strongly preferred.
    The ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker, knowledgeable and creative about developing customized local advertising solutions. You’ll be excited about building on our unparalleled local content, recognizing the opportunities we have for significant growth through multiple advertising channels. And you’ll be excited about advancing your career goals within our dynamic, innovative organization. A related degree and five or more years of successful ad department management provides a great foundation for success in this position.
    If you are motivated, goal oriented and success driven this may be the career position for you. We offer a competitive base salary, excellent commission and bonus plan. We also offer Health, Dental, Life Insurance, 401(k) and flexible spending accounts.
    Contact Information:  To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements to: kim.benedict@ardmoreite.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 a Journalism degree 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 résumé, along with writing and photography samples, to: recordeditorial@sbcglobal.net or mail/bring to: The Madill Record, PO Box 529, Madill, OK 73446. Mark Codner 580-795-3355 recordeditorial@sbcglobal.net

  • Reporter

    City: Arkansas City, Kansas
    Newspaper: Winfield Publishing Company
    Job Description: The Arkansas City Traveler seeks a general assignment reporter who will also help paginate, take photos and update our website. Some news writing experience is required. Knowledge of Indesign a plus. Will help train the right person. Courage and cooperate attitude in a true team setting dedicated to putting out the best daily news report we can for our subscribers and the public.
    Contact Information: Send resume and clips to Publisher David A. Seaton at daseaton@arkcity.net and/or call 620-442-4200 ext. 122.

  • Advertising Manager

    City: Borger, TX
    Newspaper: Borger News Herald
    Salary: Commission
    Job Description:  The Borger News Herald newspaper publication is currently accepting applications for a full time Advertising Manager in Borger, Texas.
    The Advertising Manager is responsible for growing the market share in the Hutchinson County marketplace by increasing print sales for The Borger News Herald along with other products offered by the publications. The successful candidate must be highly motivated and able to lead, coach and mentor the outside and inside sales team to exceed budgeted goals. The manager will have a sales route and must be able to put together and implement sales presentation and new sales ideas while managing the advertising staff of a daily newspaper.
    Required Skills:
    • Individual must be highly motivated and results driven
    • Effective time management and organizational skills
    • Must be an independent and creative thinker
    • Strong work ethic with an ability to thrive in a team environment
    • Prior newspaper or retail sales experience
    • Prior management experience
    Benefits: Full time position includes health insurance, 401K, vacation and holiday pay.
    Contact: All interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to: publisher@borgernewsherald.com
  • Writer - Photographer

    City: Alva, OK
    Newspaper: Alva Review-Courier
    Salary: We typically pay a qualified person $100/day with you deciding how many days you wish to work. Job Description: We need a person who can write general news and sports and take quality photographs and video. During sports seasons, we have both college and high school events to cover. During non-sports seasons, the job moves more to general news coverage.
    Contact Information: Email Lynn Martin, Publisher, at lynn@lynnmartin.net or phone 580-327-2200 to set up appointment for a visit.
  • Sports reporter/editor/paginator

    City: Piedmont, Okla.
    Newspaper:
    Piedmont-Surrey Gazette/Okarche Chieftain
    Salary:
    negotiable
    Job Description:
    We are looking for someone who is eager to cover sports, take pictures at games, make contact with coaches and paginate the Piedmont-Surrey Gazette and the Okarche Chieftain newspapers. Both papers are published weekly. Our ideal candidate is someone who is driven and willing to go the extra mile to cover many sporting events for an award-winning publication. We are looking for a team player and someone with experience, not only writing about sports in Oklahoma, but taking pictures and paginating weekly.
    Contact Information:
    If you are interested in covering sports for a prestigious publication in communities that have won many state championships, we are looking for you. Interested parties may contact co-publisher Randy Anderson at randyk.anderson@sbcglobal.net or call (405)373-1616.

  • Copy Editor

    City: Norman
    Newspaper:
    The Norman Transcript
    Salary:
    To be determined
    Job Description:
    Night desk position on central copy desk. Newspaper copy editing, web loading and layout skills required. Position is part of a four-person desk staff for award-winning, 7-day daily newspaper serving university community.
    Contact Information: Beau Simmons, news editor, at bsimmons@normantranscript.com or editor@normantranscript.com

  • News Editor

    City: Stigler, Ok
    Newspaper: Stigler News Sentinel Inc.
    Salary: Competitive
    Job Description: Stigler News Sentinel Inc. 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. 
    Contact: Call today to schedule an interview or email samples to linus@stiglernews.com, 918-967-4655.
  • Editor

    City: Stockton, MO
    Company: Neighbor News - Missouri
    Job Description: Due to a pending retirement of a long-term employee, the Cedar County Republican, based in Stockton, is seeking an editor. The position opens in early October. Experience with NewsEdit Pro is a plus, along with online products, Photoshop, page design and staff management. Good benefits in a great place to live. EOE.
    Contact Information: Send Resume’ and samples to careers@MO.NeighborNews.com; by fax to 417-326-8701; or by mail to: Editor Position, PO Box 330, Bolivar, MO 65613.

  • Regional Advertising Director

    Company: Gatehouse Media
    City: Southwestern Missouri
    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.
    Contact Information:
    To apply, submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to: gfunkhouser@gatehousemedia.com. An Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

  • Advertising Consultant (Outside Sales)

    Company: The Key West Citizen / Cooke Communications Florida, LLC
    City: Key West Florida
    Description: I’m looking for an experience newspaper salesperson who still believes that the printed community newspaper is still valuable to businesses. If you still think the way you build relationships is face to face and have excellent presentation skills than I want to talk with you about joining our team of all-stars. I want someone who can sell a diverse range of publications, achieve monthly sales goal, bring in new business and cares about our clients. This is a great opportunity for the right person who enjoys newspaper sales and year around beautiful weather. This position pays a base salary plus commission; benefits include health insurance, month expenses, 401K, vacation and more.
    Contact Information:
    If you truly believe in printed newspaper than send you cover letter (telling me why), resume and working reference to Tommy Todd at ttodd@keysnews.com

  • Sports Editor

    City: Piedmont, Oklahoma
    Newspaper: Piedmont Gazette
    Salary: negotiable
    Job Description: We need an experienced sports editor who is ready to cover the many athletic events happening in Piedmont and Okarche. Work in a small market and live in Oklahoma City! Applicants must understand digital photography and pagination.
    Contact Information: Randy K. Anderson/Associate Publisher
    randyk.anderson@sbcglobal.net (405) 373-1616

  • General Assignments Reporter

    City: Muskogee, OK
    Newspaper:
    Muskogee Phoenix
    Job Description: Energetic reporter to write general assignments for an award-winning daily newspaper in northeastern Oklahoma. One to three years experience preferred. We are willing to give newsroom experience to a recent college graduate who exhibits the desire to learn in a fast-paced environment. Journalism degree preferred. We need a self-starter with a background or interest in crime/courts. This reporter will write 10 stories per week in all areas of coverage. This reporter would produce material for use in all of our platforms: print, website, and social media. This person must shoot photos and videos.
    Contact Information: Please send a cover letter, resume, story clips and published photos to eridenour@muskogeephoenix.com. Address: Elizabeth Ridenour, city editor c/o Muskogee Phoenix, 214 Wall St., Muskogee OK 74401.

  • Pressroom Manager

    City: Triangle Press Printing Facility Orange, TX.
    Company: The Southeast Texas Newspaper Group
    Job Description: The Southeast Texas Newspaper Group, a division of CNHI, is seeking a Pressroom Manager for its printing facility in Orange, TX. This position has responsibilities over the pre-press and press operations of Triangle Press Printing facility and reports directly to the Plant Manager. We run a 15 unit DGM press with two 4-high towers and two folders, an SLS 1000 inserting machine, mail labeling equipment, etc. Applicants will have a minimum 5 years of pressroom experience in a fast paced printing environment. Additional experience in scheduling of personnel, training for top quality, waste control, deadlines and customer service is expected. This position will oversee 4 pressroom employees in an operation that runs six days a week. We offer a competitive compensation plan, medical, dental & vision insurance, and a great working environment.
    Contact Information: Please send resume, work history and references to Triangle Press Plant Manager, Charles Mitchell at c.mitchell@panews.com.

  • Sports/News Reporter

    City: Poteau, OK
    Newspaper: Poteau Daily News
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: Attend scholastic athletic events, provide story and photo coverage for print and social media products. Other duties may include: feature writing, news reporting and pagination. Must have valid drivers license, able to work flexible hours. Experience a plus. Full time position with benefits.
    Contact Information: Email or send resumes to: Kim Ross - Editor, Poteau Daily News,
    (918) 647-3188 editor@poteaudailynews.com

  • Part-Time Composition

    City: Perry, OK
    Newspaper: Perry Daily Journal
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description: Summer intern or part time composition to create ads.
    Contact: Send resume to Perry Daily Journal C/O Gloria Brown PO Box 311, Perry, OK 73077 or email resume to gloriapdjnews@yahoo.com
  • Editorial Internship

    City: Oklahoma City
    Company: Oklahoma Today magazine
    Job Description: Oklahoma Today magazine, the official magazine of the state since 1956, is seeking a summer intern to join our team through August. This intern will be detail-oriented, motivated, and eager to learn about the inner workings of a magazine that has existed for nearly sixty years. He or she will research and write the magazine's event calendar, factcheck small articles, and assist with research for upcoming issues. Additional assignments and freelance opportunities may be available to interns who excel over the summer. Ten- to fifteen-hour per week commitment at the magazine's offices in downtown Oklahoma City. Parking is provided and class credit is available.
    Contact Information: To apply, send resume, cover letter, and 1-2 writing samples (preferably published) to karlie.tipton@travelok.com.
  • News and Feature Editor-Reporter

    City: Oklahoma City
    Newspaper: Oklahoma Gazette
    Salary: competitive
    Job Description: Are you experienced? Oklahoma Gazette wants you. We're hiring for a full-time general assignment editor-reporter. Applicants must have prior news and feature writing experience and be able and manage freelancers and staff. They must also have a lust for meeting and beating deadlines with an eye for accuracy. InDesign, Word, Wordpress, social media and multimedia experience preferred. 
    Oklahoma Gazette is Oklahoma's City's alt-weekly, a true independent voice for OKC and its surrounding metro area, from Moore to Norman to Guthrie and beyond. Print circulation is 50,000+ with growing online readership.
    The paper will celebrate its 35th anniversary this year with a web and paper redesign and renewed focus toward multimedia and exclusive, dynamic content. Join us! Oklahoma Gazette is an equal opportunity employer.
    Contact Information: Send your resume, references and five writing samples to Jennifer Chancellor, jchancellor@okgazette.com. No calls please.
  • Reporter/Paginator

    City: Ardmore, Oklahoma
    Newspaper: The Ardmoreite
    Salary: $25,000-$30,000
    Job Description:
    The Ardmoreite, a Sunday through Friday award-winning daily with digital platforms in beautiful southern Oklahoma, has a full-time opening for a general assignment reporter with page design skills. This position includes the area communities/general assignment beats and is also responsible for participating in daily page layout and posting to our web site.
    The ideal candidate is well versed in InDesign and Photoshop, has experience in writing tight compelling stories and has general layout skills.Accuracy, time-management, organizational and people skills are also required to be successful in this position. A degree in journalism or related field is required.
    We have a morning publishing cycle which requires evening and weekend work hours.
    The Ardmoreite newsroom is a talented, diverse group of journalists who create a progressive and creative atmosphere. We offer a competitive salary, 401k and health insurance opportunities as well as paid time off.
    We are located in Ardmore, Oklahoma, which is on I-35, equi-distance from Oklahoma City and Dallas. We cover five counties and our area offers great schools, medical care, recreational and cultural opportunities.
    Contact: Please send letter of interest, resume, references and writing and design clips to: Lynn Adams, Managing Editor, c/o The Ardmoreite, 117 W. Broadway, Ardmore, OK, 73401 or email lynn.adams@ardmoreite.com and copy to kim.benedict@ardmoreite.com with 'Reporter' in the subject line. EOE
  • Advertising Zone Manager

    City: Tulsa, OK
    Newspaper: Neighbor News
    Salary: Negotiable
    Job Description:  Due to a recent promotion, there is an immediate need within our growing company for an experienced, motivated and enthusiastic Advertising Manager, with Neighbor News – Oklahoma. This person will manage sales staff from multiple publications, including print, digital and direct mail products. A successful candidate must have three years of management experience, glowing references and a history of excellent customer service in community publications. We offer excellent benefits and compensation. EOE
    Contact: Send resume, references and salary expectations to: joshu@ok.neighbornews.com
  • Staff Writer

    City: Guthrie
    Newspaper: Guthrie News Leader
    Salary: Competitive salary package
    Job Description: The Guthrie News Leader has an immediate opening for a staff writer who can cover local news and sports. The staff writer will produce local news and sports as well as weekly feature stories. Experience with InDesign and PhotoShop is preferred but not required. The candidate must be able to meet deadlines and know AP style. There is opportunity to advance in the newsroom for the perfect candidate.
    Contact: bramsey@guthrienewsleader.net
  • Editor

    City: McAlester
    Newspaper: CNHI/McAlester News-Capital
    Salary: $45K - $50K
    Job Description: The McAlester News-Capital is seeking an energetic editor for our top newsroom leadership position. The person will be responsible for overseeing a staff of six, with an emphasis on producing local news content for the 6,000-circulation daily, specialty publications and digital platforms.
    Applicants need newsroom management experience, versatile journalism skills – writing, editing, design and pagination – and the ability to motivate and coach the staff to produce quality work.
    This is a hands-on position requiring initiative, imagination and solid digital and print news judgment. The editor is a key member of the senior management team and thus needs to be able to communicate clearly and make smart decisions.
    McAlester is located in the rolling hills of southeastern Oklahoma near Lake McAlester and Lake Eufaula, with its 600 miles of shoreline. It is the seat of government for Pittsburgh County, site of the newsy state penitentiary, and home to the Ardeneum of Oklahoma featuring antiques, collectables and other historic items.
    The McAlester News-Capital is a member of the Community Newspaper Holdings Inc. (CNHI) group, a leading U.S. publisher of local news and information. We are an equal opportunity employer and offer competitive salary and benefits.
    Contact: Interested candidates should apply online to publisher Amy Johns at amjohns@mcalesternews.com. Include a detailed resume, a cover letter on why you believe you are the editor were seeking, and a half-dozen examples of your journalistic work.
  • Circulation Manager

    City: Albuquerque surrounding
    Company: RRCP NNMI
    Salary: $36-$38k
    Job Description: Community Newspaper Group seeking hands-on Circulation Manager. Number Nine Media and RR Community Publishing are looking for a strong circulation leader to help manage circulation operations at five community newspapers. Our properties surround Albuquerque, with a total weekly circulation of nearly 68,000. They Include: Rio Rancho Observer (Rio Rancho), Valencia County News-Bulletin (Belen), Kirtland AFB Nucleus (ABQ), Mountain View Telegraph (Moriarty), El Defensor Chieftain (Socorro).
    The circulation manager is responsible for all administrative and operational circulation functions at each property. Includes: contracting carrier force, managing subscriber services, inventory of supplies, audit compliance, special section distribution, rack repair maintenance, cross marketing/subscription sales, and more. Works closely with our partners at the Albuquerque Journal.
    We are looking for an experienced circulation leader, who has an exceptionally strong work ethic and enjoys fieldwork. This is not a desk job; requires travel to all sites on a regular basis. A minimum of 3 years experience in community newspaper circulation, and some college study, is preferred.
    We offer a competitive salary and generous benefits package. We are an EOE.
    Contact Information: Qualified applicants should email a cover letter and resume to:
    Rockford M. Hayes, CEO
    rhayes@rrobserver.com
  • Marketing Consultant

    City: Stillwater
    Company: Stillwater News Press
    Salary: $30,000 - $45,000
    Job Description: The Stillwater News Press is seeking an energetic, self-motivated individual to join our sales team. The right person will work extensively with local business owners to develop advertising campaigns to grow their businesses. Responsibilities include: selling newspaper, magazine and online advertising. Top candidates have a successful sales history, enjoy working with people, are goal-oriented and possess an entrepreneurial spirit. The Stillwater News Press offers a competitive salary with commission incentives as well as a full benefit package.
    Contact Information: To apply for this position send a cover letter and resume to: Jill Hunt, Advertising Director, Stillwater News Press, P.O. Box 2288, Stillwater, OK 74076 or email to advmgr@stwnewspress.com.
  • Press Operator

    City: Shawnee
    Newspaper: Shawnee News-Star
    Salary: depends on experience
    Job Description: The Shawnee News-Star has an immediate opening for a press operator. We are a six-day newspaper with a robust commercial printing operation and run a seven-unit Goss Urbanite. Previous press experience is not necessary but mechanical aptitude and a good work ethic are.
    Contact Information: Brian Blansett, publisher. Brian.blansett@news-star.com
  • Freelance Web Developer

    City: Oklahoma City
    Company: Oklahoma Today magazine
    Job Description: Oklahoma Today magazine seeks a freelance web developer to design and code a new website using WordPress with an anticipated launch date of November 1. Negotiable fee plus hourly rate for post-launch tweaks and technical maintenance as needed. 
    Contact Information: Submit resume, bid, and samples of design and coding work to colleen.mcintyre@travelok.com by Friday, May 16.
  • Graphic Design

    City: Guthrie
    Newspaper: Guthrie News Leader
    Salary Range: $11 to $14 per hour
    Job Description: The Guthrie News Leader is currently seeking a graphic designer. Candidates must have knowledge of InDesign and Adobe Photoshop and the ability to work under tight deadlines. Hours are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Contact Information: bramsey@guthrienewsleader.net
  • Advertising Manager

    City: Elk City
    Newspaper: The Elk City Daily News
    Salary: Base + Commission
    Job Description: The Elk City Daily News is seeking a highly motivated individual to lead and expand our advertising department. We have been in existence since 1901 and recent acquired and closed the only competing news publication. We have an immediate need for someone to direct our recent influx of new advertisers and to assist in the development of new advertising opportunities. Experience is preferred, but not required.
    Contact: Please submit resume to Elizabeth@ecdailynews.com
  • Sports Editor

    Newspaper: Kingman Leader-Courier
    City: Kingman, Kan.
    Salary: Competitive With Benefits
    Job Description: The Kingman Leader-Courier, a family-owned and award-winning newspaper, seeks an energetic and multimedia-minded sports editor. Our coverage area includes two high schools and two junior highs within the school district, as well as a private school and one other county high school. We are looking for someone that has an engaging writing style and photography, video and layout skills are a huge plus. Responsibilities include posting to our award-winning website and social media accounts. Competitive salary plus benefits.
    Contact: To apply please send your cover letter, resume, references and examples of your writing, photography and layout to jjump@kcnonline.com.
  • Editor

    City:  Tuttle
    Newspaper:  Tuttle Times
    Job Description:  We're looking for an editor who is committed to covering local news and sports. The ideal candidate will produce sharp, inviting news and sports pages. Have crisp and concise writing. Plus a love of high school sports, athletes and coaches. Experience with InDesign and PhotoShop is required. You need to have the ability to meet deadlines and know AP style. Salary is competitive and we offer a full range of benefits, including paid time off, health, and 401k.
    Contact:  Send resume to mustangpublisher@sbcglobal.net or fax to 405-376-3565

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