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Advertising Rep

Category: 
Advertising
Company: 
The Paris News
Email: 
clay.carsner@theparisnews.com
Location: 
Paris, TX

Marketing Consultant/Sales Position
We are seeking an energetic, self-motivated salesperson who can work in a fast-paced deadline driven environment. Must be able to establish long-term relationships in order to grow business and develop/maintain new business.

Ideal Candidates possess the following skills and traits:
*Highly motivated and results-driven
*Strong desire to succeed and optimize your earning potential
*Excellent communication and presentation skills
*Strong time management and organization skills
*A valid drivers license
*High School Diploma or GED
*Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

Medical/Dental insurance, paid vacation, 401k.
Send resume to: clay.carsner@theparisnews.com.
NO PHONE CALLS

Editor

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Editor
Company: 
Van Zandt Newspapers, LLC
Email: 
brad@vanzandtnews.com
Location: 
Terrell, Texas

EditorVan Zandt Newspapers, LLC is seeking a passionate leader with a proven track record in the world of community journalism. Terrell is a booming community 30 miles East of Dallas on I-20 and we are expecting to see consistent revenue growth in the foreseeable future.

The ideal candidate will oversee editorial and production for print, digital and several feature magazines throughout the year. We are looking for a seasoned professional who embraces change and can provide perspective and experience to our team as we work together to create more meaningful products for our readers.

The perfect candidate will have direct responsibility for covering the Terrell market for news, sports and features. Aside from being a great writer, we are looking for someone with strong Adobe Creative Suite and communication skills. We need someone who plays well with others and knows how to thrive under pressure. This person should be a planner and well organized. We need someone who can lead by example, teach, train and delegate. Experience in AP style and ability to produce strong, award-winning copy and design is important. If you are looking for a great market, great environment, realistic expectations and a great team atmosphere, apply now to Van Zandt Newspapers, LLC. Our newspapers include the Canton Herald, Canton Guide, Wills Point Chronicle, Van Zandt News, Quinlan-Tawakoni News, Terrell Tribune, Terrell Advertiser Update, Mabank Monitor, The News, The Kerens Tribune, Lake Area Leader and The Shopper.  Please send your resume to Brad Blakemore, Publisher, brad@vanzandtnews.com

Full Time Reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Reporter
Company: 
Snyder Daily News
Email: 
barkley@snyderdailynews.com
Location: 
Snyder, Texas

The Snyder Daily News, six-day a week afternoon newspaper, is looking for a full-time reporter to cover a variety of assignments in Scurry County. Experience is preferred, but this could be a great starting spot for a recent graduate or someone looking for a career change. The biggest beat is covering our local schools. We’re also looking for this reporter to take the lead with our social media effort. Some night and weekend work will be required. Benefits include health insurance package, vacation and mileage reimbursement – as well as good work environment where we make decisions about who, what and how we cover stories locally, not out of a corporate office. To apply, send a resume along with writing examples to: Ben Barkley by email at barkley@snyderdailynews, or by mail to P.O. Box 949, Snyder, TX 79550. No phone calls please. Equal opportunity employer.

Copy Editor/Page Designer

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Copy Editor/Page Designer
Company: 
M. Roberts Media
Email: 
employment@news-journal.com
Location: 
Longview, Texas

M. Roberts Media is seeking experienced, creative copy editors/page designers for its central production desk, which prepares content to appear in print and online for its daily and twice-weekly newspapers.

 

Reporting to the news editor, the copy editor/page designer must have sound news judgment; exceptional editing, headline writing and page design skills; and the ability to do high-quality work at a fast pace for the news, sports and features pages of our newspapers and websites.

 

The successful candidate thrives under pressure; is a stickler for details, especially for accuracy, clarity and legality; snaps out clever headlines that capture the stories and hook readers; and delivers sharp, clean pages quickly and efficiently.

 

We need editors with a visual eye, curiosity and enthusiasm who can make reader-centered decisions about content and packaging.

 

Candidates must possess excellent grammar skills and proficiency in AP style, as well as experience using standard web and print publishing software. Experience with InDesign, Photoshop and knowledge of SEO are a plus. A test of technical design skills and copy editing will be required.

 

Two years of professional experience is preferred, but recent graduates with strong clips from internship or college newspaper work will be considered.

 

This is a full-time evening position with some weekend work required.

 

Candidates must be able to successfully complete a background check and drug screen.  

 

To apply, send cover letter, resume and clips or links to work illustrating proficiency in page design and copy editing to employment@news-journal.com

 

EOE/M/F/V/D

Editor

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Editor
Company: 
Muenster Enterprise
Email: 
swood@ntin.net
Location: 
Muenster, TX

Award winning weekly newspaper has an immediate opening for a motivated, dependable and professional news editor. The successful candidate will deliver great local news content and become part of a family-style team. InDesign and PhotoShop experience is preferred but not required.

For more information, please forward resume, clips and cover letter to swood@ntin.net