Missouri Press Marketplace

JOBS & MARKETPLACE

Members of Missouri Press Association may place ads FREE in the Marketplace section if the ad is for a position with a Missouri newspaper. Non-members please call or email Matthew Barba for pricing, (573) 449-4167 or mbarba@mopress.com. Ads appear in the MPA monthly Bulletin, weekly eBulletin and here. Email ads to mbarba@mopress.com or scroll down to fill out an online form.


WANTED TO BUY


FOR SALE


HELP WANTED


MANAGING EDITOR: The Missourian, an award-winning, family-owned, twice-a-week community newspaper, is seeking a Managing Editor to help oversee the print and online content of our newspaper. Managing Editor candidates must be deadline-oriented and have strong editing and leadership skills. This position reports to the Editor and combines the innovativeness of a writer with the practical focus of an operations manager. The Managing Editor is part of the Missourian’s leadership team and will work directly with reporters, other editors and community members who want to get news to our readers.

The Managing Editor should have experience in community journalism, a background in covering government, schools, courts and police. This leader of the editorial department should be eager to edit copy and proof pages and help lead a team that won the Gold Cup in the Missouri Press Association Better Newspaper Contest the last two years.

The ideal candidate has a willingness to learn new skills and likes moving at a quick pace. They will have good news judgment and a desire to stay on top of what’s happening in local communities, the county and the state. The ideal candidate also should be organized with good time management skills.

The managing editor is one of the visible leaders of the paper and is expected to cultivate positive working relationships within the community, including among local leaders and businesses.

Some of the responsibilities of this job include:

  • Working in tandem with the editor to advise and oversee reporting staff, including developing story ideas and the scope of news coverage.
  • Proofreading and editing daily stories and posting to emissourian.com.
  • Working with editors to keep the weekly budget plan up to date and ensure we’re meeting our digital and print deadlines.
  • Working with other editors to organize longer-term reporting projects such as year-end coverage, election coverage and special event/project coverage.
  • Assisting in evaluating finalized copy for compliance with policies, style and tone.
  • Collaborating with the Advertising Director on planning special sections and senior coverage.
  • Helping execute digital goals, which range from posting stories and sending breaking news alerts to keeping readers on our site longer with digital infographics, maps and searchable databases.

Minimum 3 years’ experience in news reporting and/or editing experience with an appropriate educational background is required.

If you are passionate about community journalism, this is an excellent opportunity in Washington, Missouri, about 50 miles west of St. Louis in the heart of Missouri wine country. Washington is a gem of a community and a great place to live, raise a family and work.

Interested candidates should send their resume, 3-5 recent clips and a cover letter explaining why they are a good fit for this position to Bill Miller at bmillerjr@emissourian.com. No phone calls, please. EOE. (1/26/2023)


EDITOR/REPORTER: Editor/Reporter needed in Hermann MO.

Small town that is dedicated to its paper, Low crime, great schools public and Catholic.

Great place to raise a family or to slow down before retirement. Good pay and benefits.

Easygoing and flexible office.

Email resume to hacmgr@lcs.net. (1/24/2023)


REPORTER: The Laclede County Record, an award winning, twice weekly community newspaper, is seeking a full-time general assignment reporter. Duties include beat reporting, feature writing and covering community events.

This is a perfect position for an experienced reporter wanting to have more input and contribution to a complete team. Please apply.

If you are a new reporter wanting to get experience and have a willing & experienced mentor guide you to the next level of expertise, please apply.

The job does require skills in digital and social media, strong writing, and communication skills, familiar with InDesign and photoshop.

Must be able to commute or relocated to the Lebanon area. We are an independently owned newspaper serving our community since 1866. If you would like to join our team, please send resume & writing samples to editor@lacledrecord.com. (1/23/2023)


PART-TIME HELP WANTED:  Missouri Press Association, a non-profit organization since 1867, is looking for an Administrative Assistant:

Excellent communication skills. Strong organizational and filing abilities. No selling required. Proficient in downloading and organizing digital files, gathering and organizing documents, paper copies of advertising, etc. Make follow-up phone calls to Association members as needed. Quiet office atmosphere. Other office duties as they arise. 20 hours per week, at least three days per week. Office hours between 8AM and 4PM.

Qualified applicants, please email: tlawrence@mopress.com. (1/20/2023)

 


GENERAL MANAGER: We’re looking for an enthusiastic and energetic general manager to continue our transition into the digital age,  while continuing to produce compelling print products. Our 160 year old publishing company has been owned by the same family for more than 100 years.

We offer  benefits including co-insurance, sick leave, vacation pay and competitive salary to the right candidate. Applicants should be experienced in ad sales for print and digital products. Oversight includes four satellite weeklies, a radio station and our online products.  All offices are within easy driving distance and require no overnight travel.

Apply to Centralia Morning Sentinel, 232 East Broadway, Centralia IL 62801 or dnichols@morningsentinel.com. (1/11/202)


NEWS REPORTER/EDITOR: Leader Publications is looking for an experienced news reporter/editor to work in our fast-paced newspaper office. A successful candidate will be considered for rapid advancement within our growing company. Duties include beat reporting, feature writing and enterprise reporting. Photography skills, experience with Adobe software and social media experience a plus. Willingness to learn new things a must.

Skills:

  •     Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work
  •     Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  •     Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  •     Strong organizational and planning skills in a fast-paced environment
  •     A creative mind with an ability to suggest and make improvements

Salary commensurate with experience and ranges $34,000.00 – $50,000.00 per year.

Benefits include health insurance, paid time off, professional development assistance and a retirement plan. Bonuses are also possible.

Interested individuals with the ability to commute reliably or relocate to the Jefferson County, Mo. area can apply for this role at https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=59e44643b858a5f2. (1/9/2023)


EDITOR/REPORTER: Editor/reported wanted. Small & medium town, both papers 1 hour from St Louis. Great support, 401K, Health insurance, dental, paid vacation, vision, fun working environment, strong community.

Searching for 2 people, for 2 towns, 2 papers. Must have a strong community focus. Looking for someone who wants to be an important part of their town and help with a new, energized, hometown paper.

Send resume to  hacmgr@lcs.net. (1/5/2023)


CORPORATE SALES MANAGER: Phillips Media Group, a family-owned group, is looking for a corporate sales manager. The corporate level position will lead our team in growing print and digital advertising revenue across our group of newspapers and websites in Missouri and Arkansas.

The ideal candidate will have successfully lead sales groups at multiple locations to print and digital sales growth. The position will work from one of our locations. To learn more about our locations visit phillipsmedia.com.

This is a full-time salaried position with benefits including insurance, 401k, paid time off and a great working environment. If you have interest in the position, send your resume to Jim Holland, jim@phillipsmedia.com. (12/28/2022)


ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE: Missouri Business Alert at the Missouri School of Journalism is a digital newsroom that publishes the top business news from across the state. Missouri Business Alert keeps business decision-makers and entrepreneurs informed about stories important to them, from corporate boardrooms to the state Capitol. This startup publication launched in January 2012 and continues to evolve with an entrepreneurial spirit.

With this entrepreneurial spirit in mind, Missouri Business Alert is looking to expand its professional team and is now seeking applications for an Account Executive. The Account Executive will take on developing relationships and development partnerships for sponsorships, advertising, and event sales. The Account Executive will take the lead on managing the sales goals of Missouri Business Alert and will be highly collaborative with professional and student staff.

To see the full job listing and to apply, visit https://hr.missouri.edu/job-openings and search for job ID 43700.

Specific Responsibilities Include

  • Managing an account profile of 20-30+ businesses
  • Establish and meet monthly sales goals
  • Prospecting and selling digital media including developing new business/accounts
  • Mentoring students in Advanced Media Sales and internship programs
  • Attend as work various networking events throughout the year
  • Attend team/organizational events throughout the year

Salary
Base salary will be $30,000 annually. Additionally, this position will earn uncapped commission based on sales on monthly basis.

Minimum Qualifications
Associate’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 2 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior experience working in a sales environment
  • Ability to create relationships with clients
  • Experience networking with a diverse constituency
  • Experience with a CMS and ad manager software

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits.  The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts.  For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits

To see the full job listing and to apply, visit https://hr.missouri.edu/job-openings and search for job ID 43700. (12/12/2022)


 

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Please list any special requests, such as running a blind ad, at the bottom of the job description.

JOBS & MARKETPLACE

Members of Missouri Press Association may place ads FREE in the Marketplace section if the ad is for a position with a Missouri newspaper. Non-members please call or email Matthew Barba for pricing, (573) 449-4167 or mbarba@mopress.com. Ads appear in the MPA monthly Bulletin, weekly eBulletin and here. Email ads to mbarba@mopress.com or scroll down to fill out an online form.


WANTED TO BUY


FOR SALE


HELP WANTED


EDITOR/REPORTER: Editor/Reporter needed in Hermann MO.

Small town that is dedicated to its paper, Low crime, great schools public and Catholic.

Great place to raise a family or to slow down before retirement. Good pay and benefits.

Easygoing and flexible office.

Email resume to hacmgr@lcs.net. (1/24/2023)


REPORTER: The Laclede County Record, an award winning, twice weekly community newspaper, is seeking a full-time general assignment reporter. Duties include beat reporting, feature writing and covering community events.

This is a perfect position for an experienced reporter wanting to have more input and contribution to a complete team. Please apply.

If you are a new reporter wanting to get experience and have a willing & experienced mentor guide you to the next level of expertise, please apply.

The job does require skills in digital and social media, strong writing, and communication skills, familiar with InDesign and photoshop.

Must be able to commute or relocated to the Lebanon area. We are an independently owned newspaper serving our community since 1866. If you would like to join our team, please send resume & writing samples to editor@lacledrecord.com. (1/23/2023)


PART-TIME HELP WANTED:  Missouri Press Association, a non-profit organization since 1867, is looking for an Administrative Assistant:

Excellent communication skills. Strong organizational and filing abilities. No selling required. Proficient in downloading and organizing digital files, gathering and organizing documents, paper copies of advertising, etc. Make follow-up phone calls to Association members as needed. Quiet office atmosphere. Other office duties as they arise. 20 hours per week, at least three days per week. Office hours between 8AM and 4PM.

Qualified applicants, please email: tlawrence@mopress.com. (1/20/2023)

 


GENERAL MANAGER: We’re looking for an enthusiastic and energetic general manager to continue our transition into the digital age,  while continuing to produce compelling print products. Our 160 year old publishing company has been owned by the same family for more than 100 years.

We offer  benefits including co-insurance, sick leave, vacation pay and competitive salary to the right candidate. Applicants should be experienced in ad sales for print and digital products. Oversight includes four satellite weeklies, a radio station and our online products.  All offices are within easy driving distance and require no overnight travel.

Apply to Centralia Morning Sentinel, 232 East Broadway, Centralia IL 62801 or dnichols@morningsentinel.com. (1/11/202)


NEWS REPORTER/EDITOR: Leader Publications is looking for an experienced news reporter/editor to work in our fast-paced newspaper office. A successful candidate will be considered for rapid advancement within our growing company. Duties include beat reporting, feature writing and enterprise reporting. Photography skills, experience with Adobe software and social media experience a plus. Willingness to learn new things a must.

Skills:

  •     Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work
  •     Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  •     Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  •     Strong organizational and planning skills in a fast-paced environment
  •     A creative mind with an ability to suggest and make improvements

Salary commensurate with experience and ranges $34,000.00 – $50,000.00 per year.

Benefits include health insurance, paid time off, professional development assistance and a retirement plan. Bonuses are also possible.

Interested individuals with the ability to commute reliably or relocate to the Jefferson County, Mo. area can apply for this role at https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=59e44643b858a5f2. (1/9/2023)


EDITOR/REPORTER: Editor/reported wanted. Small & medium town, both papers 1 hour from St Louis. Great support, 401K, Health insurance, dental, paid vacation, vision, fun working environment, strong community.

Searching for 2 people, for 2 towns, 2 papers. Must have a strong community focus. Looking for someone who wants to be an important part of their town and help with a new, energized, hometown paper.

Send resume to  hacmgr@lcs.net. (1/5/2023)


CORPORATE SALES MANAGER: Phillips Media Group, a family-owned group, is looking for a corporate sales manager. The corporate level position will lead our team in growing print and digital advertising revenue across our group of newspapers and websites in Missouri and Arkansas.

The ideal candidate will have successfully lead sales groups at multiple locations to print and digital sales growth. The position will work from one of our locations. To learn more about our locations visit phillipsmedia.com.

This is a full-time salaried position with benefits including insurance, 401k, paid time off and a great working environment. If you have interest in the position, send your resume to Jim Holland, jim@phillipsmedia.com. (12/28/2022)


ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE: Missouri Business Alert at the Missouri School of Journalism is a digital newsroom that publishes the top business news from across the state. Missouri Business Alert keeps business decision-makers and entrepreneurs informed about stories important to them, from corporate boardrooms to the state Capitol. This startup publication launched in January 2012 and continues to evolve with an entrepreneurial spirit.

With this entrepreneurial spirit in mind, Missouri Business Alert is looking to expand its professional team and is now seeking applications for an Account Executive. The Account Executive will take on developing relationships and development partnerships for sponsorships, advertising, and event sales. The Account Executive will take the lead on managing the sales goals of Missouri Business Alert and will be highly collaborative with professional and student staff.

To see the full job listing and to apply, visit https://hr.missouri.edu/job-openings and search for job ID 43700.

Specific Responsibilities Include

  • Managing an account profile of 20-30+ businesses
  • Establish and meet monthly sales goals
  • Prospecting and selling digital media including developing new business/accounts
  • Mentoring students in Advanced Media Sales and internship programs
  • Attend as work various networking events throughout the year
  • Attend team/organizational events throughout the year

Salary
Base salary will be $30,000 annually. Additionally, this position will earn uncapped commission based on sales on monthly basis.

Minimum Qualifications
Associate’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 2 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior experience working in a sales environment
  • Ability to create relationships with clients
  • Experience networking with a diverse constituency
  • Experience with a CMS and ad manager software

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits.  The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts.  For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits

To see the full job listing and to apply, visit https://hr.missouri.edu/job-openings and search for job ID 43700. (12/12/2022)


 

SERVICES OFFERED


 

The publication where the position will be located.
The position being posted.
Email address of who to contact about the posting. This is for MPA's purposes only.

Who are you looking for?


Please list any special requests, such as running a blind ad, at the bottom of the job description.

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