Tallapoosa Publishers has an opening for a news reporter in Wetumpka, Alabama. Qualified applicants are college graduates with exceptional writing skills, excellent communication and interview skills and a strong work ethic. The job requires flexible hours and reliable transportation, some weekend work will be required. Experience writing for a daily or weekly newspaper a plus. Competitive pay and benefits for the right candidate. E-mail resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
The St. Clair News-Aegis seeks an experienced, digital savvy editor-general manager to lead this weekly newspaper.
This is a hands-on position requiring initiative, imagination and sure-footed editorial and administrative judgment. In addition to being responsible for all news and opinion content as editor, this person must exhibit leadership skills to direct this operation of three additional employees while multitasking at a high level.
The editor-general manager must be self-motivated, community-oriented and passionate about local content. This person must understand how the editorial and advertising aspects of the operation combine to produce a strong community newspaper.
Pell City is a growing community about 20 miles east of Birmingham on I-20. In addition to offering a good quality of life with good schools and recreational outlets, Pell City is located near Talladega, the home of one of NASCAR’s premiere racetracks.
Interested candidates should email their resume, a cover letter explaining why they believe they are qualified for the position, and samples of their work to Terry Connor at email@example.com.
The Southeast Sun, an award-winning weekly newspaper in South Alabama, is seeking a full time sports writer. Applicants must possess good writing, photography and time management skills. Layout experience a plus. Competitive salary and benefits. The Sun is a locally owned publication covering Enterprise/Fort Rucker/Daleville for over 35 years. Send cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hartselle Newspapers, Inc., a media company that publishes award-winning newspapers, magazines and websites in Alabama’s Tennessee Valley, is seeking a staff reporter.
This position includes general assignment reporting, feature writing, some photography and some sports reporting. Quality of life here is as good as it gets and opportunity for advancement—with our company and others— is nearly limitless.
This full-time opportunity offers competitive salary and benefits. Compensation plan includes base weekly salary, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, paid holidays and paid sick leave.
Our products include:
· The Hartselle Enquirer, a weekly newspaper with a daily online focus.
· The Morgan Countian, a weekly newspaper covering areas of Morgan County outside of Hartselle.
· Hartselle Living Magazine, monthly lifestyle magazine.
• Solid writing, researching and interviewing skills
• Fluent in AP style and strict adherence to grammar rules
• Experience in InDesign
• Valid driver’s license, car insurance and a vehicle
• Excellent time management and organizational skills
• Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field preferred
• Competency in photography and social media required
To apply: Email résumé and writing samples to Publisher Randy Garrison at email@example.com or call 256 286 0233.
Tallapoosa Publishers, Inc. has an immediate opening for a full time Marketing/Advertising Sales Representative. Qualified applicants should be goal-oriented, team players, extremely organized and have a positive attitude.
Compensation plan includes base salary, commission and bonus incentives, health/dental insurance, 401(k), life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave.
Tallapoosa Publishers, Inc., is an award-winning media company based on Lake Martin in Alexander City, Al. The company publishes five community newspapers, three monthly lifestyle magazines, and a variety of websites and other web-based media.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Provide overall sales support to team: Prospecting, inputting ads and assisting in collecting ad copy, delivering proofs and tearsheets, ensuring high customer service.
- Communicate rate packages and multi-media marketing plans to client and prospects.
- Generate new leads by making cold calls, calling on inactive accounts and maintaining an awareness of new businesses opening in the area.
- Develop and maintain base of accounts.
To apply, please EMAIL resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, faxes or walk-ins, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted directly for interviews.
Weekly Publisher – Accepting publisher resumes for a small weekly newspaper in Tallulah, La., (just west of Vicksburg, Miss.) Great opportunity for an up-and-coming editor, or a newspaper couple that desire to run a small operation together (editorial and ad sales). The ideal candidate has solid editorial judgment and writing skills, page layout, and sales/business experience is certainly helpful. If you have the drive, but may be lacking a few tools in your skill set, we do train. The operation is PC-based, using Quark, Photoshop, and PDF workflow. This 2,000 paid circulation, three-person staffed small weekly operation is 20 miles west of Vicksburg, Miss., on I-20. If you do not wish to work hard, forget about it. Publisher compensation range $40K – $45K, 401(k), health benefits, etc. Send resume, references, and letter of interest to: Dan W. Strack, Emmerich Newspapers, at email@example.com
Opelika-Auburn News has an immediate opening for a IT/Creative Services Manager. The Information Technology/Creative Services Manager is responsible for the daily operations of all digital operation systems, and supervises the graphic artists and proofreaders in the Creative Services Departments. Duties include planning and directing preparatory and operational activities for composing the advertisements and campaigns for daily newspapers, digital ads, special sections and some commercial printing clients to meet established deadlines. This position exercises complete oversight of the IT system, copiers, fax machines, printers, and phones, working remotely and alongside of our Regional IT Manager to correct and update any IT issues via his/her directives. Five years job related field experience required. College degree or experience equivalent; EOE/M/F/D/V drug and background screening required. Apply at www.BHMGINC.com
Opelika-Auburn News, an award-winning small daily newspaper in eastern Alabama near Auburn University, has an immediate opening for a general reporter. The successful applicant must be a self-starter capable of writing clean, mature, intelligent copy, both for print and digital. Experience is strongly preferred. This position is ideal for someone who has starred at a weekly or smaller daily and wants to step up to something bigger. This person must be willing to work a flexible schedule, and must be able to produce at least seven stories a week. Four year degree in journalism preferred; Excellent benefits; EOE/M/F/D/V. Drug and background screen required. You may apply at www.bhmginc.com