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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Ads appear in the MPA monthly Bulletin, weekly eBulletin and here. Email ads to email@example.com or scroll down to fill out an online form.
WANTED TO BUY
WEEKLY NEWSPAPER FOR SALE: Newspaper for Sale in Lawrence County. Legal status, loyal readers and active accounts with 130+ year-old archives. Also, a monthly farm magazine with standing advertisers and strong presence in rural communities. Great opportunity for a family operation. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. 1-6
WEEKLY PAPER FOR SALE: County-seat weekly newspaper situated in the Missouri Ozarks. Located in a progressive community where new jobs are arriving, a new high gymnasium and municipal swimming pool are under construction and businesses are investing in new buildings. This provides a unique situation where the owner is retiring from a profitable and award-winning publication that has both a digital and print focus. To make inquiries, write email@example.com or Missouri Press Association, 802 Locust St., Columbia, MO 65201. All inquiries will be held in strict confidence. 12-9
COUNTY SEAT WEEKLY FOR SALE: Missouri — County seat weekly, strong cash flow and profit, 2,500 paid circulation; great location near metro area, limited competition. Contact Dennis DeRossett at (217) 725-5900. 10-14
WEEKLY NEWSPAPER FOR SALE: Newspaper for Sale in Fast-growing Platte County. Lively, growing town on Missouri River, but owners of this prize winning community newspaper are ready to retire. Paid circulation, active web site , two face book accounts, subscription list, a paid e-edition list plus computer equipment, printers and copiers, desks and chairs, file cabinets, archives and lots more. Great opportunity for someone who wants an active, fulfilling and involved small town lifestyle. Rent or buy building, or move to your preferred location. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 816-640-2251. 8-26
GRAPHIC DESIGNER: Local facility (Bowling Green) seeks an individual that is able to meet deadlines, has good people skills & is a team player. Applicant should have experience in Windows, Quarkzpress, Photoshop & InDesign. Internet experience is a plus. This is a full time position with complete benefit package available including insurance, dental, and 401k. Please send resume with salary history to: email@example.com
SALES: Full-time salesperson needed — Troy Missouri is looking for salespeople to help the community to bring back to what it was before this terrible virus.
Great clients, friendly staff, Health, vision, 401K and vacation.
Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org 5-1
REPORTER: Full-time reporter for Troy Missouri. Small town, low crimes, fun events to cover.
Health, vision, 401K, vacation. Good staff to work with.
Send resume to email@example.com 5-1
CIRCULATION DIRECTOR: Phillips Media Group an opportunity for an experienced circulation person to move into our top circulation management position. This person will manage a consolidated circulation department of 9 newspapers (3 dailies and 6 weeklies) in Southern Missouri and North Arkansas. Heavy emphasis on postal and digital experience as well as some independent contractor management important. Position will manage a group of CSRs and clerical staff of 15. Experience with Newzware circulation software helpful.
To apply please send your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org 3-10
DIGITAL PRODUCT MANAGER: The Herald-Whig is looking for a creative collaborator to lead our digital products initiative.
As Digital Product Manager, you will develop, enhance and maintain all aspects of the Herald-Whig’s interactive platform; along with combined sister-company platforms including website, mobile platforms and social media. This is an exciting time in the digital world as we keep pace with current technology trends, test new initiatives, and use available tools to enhance our digital product.
The ideal candidate has the ability to utilize multiple source platforms, prototype and build interactive sites, and collect and analyze data. The Digital Product Manager must be a strong multi-tasker with the ability to create engaging content and define and implement our brand voice.
Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within a newsroom, newspaper and/or television station is beneficial. A bachelor’s degree in digital media, English communications or related fields is preferred, along with 2-5 years of experience.
The Herald-Whig is a seven-day newspaper and part of a growing, family-owned media company, dedicated to the communities it serves. Our newsroom has won dozens of awards in recent years from the Illinois Press Association, Illinois Associated Press Media Editors and Missouri Press Association, including second place for the best website in the 2019 IAPME competition.
Our comprehensive benefit package includes all you would expect plus 401(k) with employer match.
If you think you have what it takes, please send a resume, samples of your work and a letter outlining how you would approach the job to: Nicole Stevens/Administration, The Herald-Whig, P.O. Box 909, Quincy, IL 62306, or by email to email@example.com. Learn more about The Herald-Whig at www.whig.com and about Quincy Media Inc., our parent company, at www.quincymediacareers.com 3-9