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The TPA Job Bank is updated as positions become available.
Listings are free for any job seeker and for​ all TPA members. Listings from non-member newspapers are $25 each. Job Listings will remain on the ​site for 30 days or until notified to remove. Questions? Call 512-477-6755. For Journalism Schools click here.

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Reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Reporter
Company: 
Odessa American
Email: 
ldennis@oaoa.com
Location: 
Odessa, Texas

Journalists are needed in West Texas. Are you looking for a new challenge? Find one in West Texas in the news rich city of Odessa. The Odessa American is a daily in West Texas in the heart of the Permian Basin oil boom. The OA is seeking a general assignments reporter who can cover a number of news issues including police coverage along with feature writing as well. The successful candidate will have the ability to juggle multiple tasks while maintaining high quality in writing. Please submit resume and clips and a list of references to ldennis@oaoa.com. Insurance, 401K. Must pass drug/background screen.

Public Safety Reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Reporter
Company: 
Victoria Advocate
Email: 
ccobler@vicad.com
Location: 
Victoria, Texas

REPORTER FOR AWARD-WINNING NEWSPAPER

We have an opening for a public safety reporter at the Victoria Advocate, which has won Sweepstakes honors from the Texas Press Association for three consecutive years. We also swept first, second and third in investigative reporting in the Texas APME contest. This opening is because two of those award-winning reporters were hired to work on investigative teams at the San Antonio Express News and Austin American Statesman. Yes, this is the place to come if you're looking to build your career and do great journalism now. You're the right reporter if you love digging for stories and are comfortable telling and producing them in multiple platforms. Ability to speak Spanish a plus. We are a progressive, family-owned company that sees the opportunities for growth. Located in South Texas about 30 miles from the Gulf of Mexico, our daily newspaper is close to the beach and the big, fun cities of Austin, San Antonio, Corpus Christi and Houston. To join our team, send your resume, work samples and cover letter to the Victoria Advocate, attention Editor and Publisher Chris Cobler at ccobler@vicad.com or mail to 311 E. Constitution, Victoria, TX 77901.

Multitasker-In-Chief

Category: 
Management
Position: 
Business/Ad Manager
Company: 
The Community News
Email: 
rkeck@community-news.com
Location: 
Aledo, Texas

The Community News in Aledo, Texas is looking for a Business/Ad Manager who can oversee business and ad sales operations. We are in a dynamic, rapid-growth community on the western edge of the Fort Worth metro area.
With an affluent customer base and a school district population predicted to double in the next ten years, we are looking an experienced person who can guide the business toward future success and manage the sales staff.
Send resume and salary requirements to:
Randy Keck, Publisher
The Community News
P.O. Box 1031
Aledo, TX 76008
or email rkeck@community-news.com.

Advertising Director

Category: 
Advertising
Position: 
Advertising Director
Company: 
Uvalde Leader-News
Email: 
cgarnett@ulnnow.com
Location: 
Uvalde

The Uvalde Leader-News seeks an advertising director to lead the newspaper’s print and digital sales efforts in our four-county Southwest Texas market.

Applicants should have a proven track record in selling both print and digital advertising, managing a sales staff and a basic understanding of accounting and software programs like Microsoft Excel. A bachelor degree in marketing or business is preferred.

The ad director will work with the publisher to ensure profitability by meeting revenue and expense targets. Candidates should have a background that includes strategic planning, project management and budgeting. Also essential are excellent organizational and communication skills, a creative approach to revenue development and a strong focus on customer service.

Compensation will include base salary plus attractive bonus package. Benefits include a simple IRA retirement plan.

The locally-owned Leader-News has been serving the Southwest Texas area for almost 140 years. In addition to our twice-weekly newspaper, we publish numerous speciality magazines, sports posters, Chamber of Commerce guides and community maps. We also offer a variety of digital products in association with our website uvaldeleadernews.com.

Uvalde County, legendary for hunting and eco-tourism, has more miles of clear running rivers than any county in the state, and Garner State Park, located on the beautiful Frio River just 20 miles north of the city, has more overnight visitors than any other state park.

If you would like to be part of a historic and forward-looking newspaper that is determined to be the driving marketing force in our unique region for years to come, send your resume to publisher Craig Garnett at cgarnett@ulnnow.com. We will arrange a confidential interview.

Community News Reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Community News Reporter
Company: 
The Gatesville Messenger
Email: 
publisher@gatesvillemessenger.com
Location: 
Gatesville, Texas

1 position open for a community news/reporter. Covering local calendar of events, school board meetings/school news, obit, etc. and lay-out plus press day duties. We are a bi-weekly publication. Published on Wednesday & Saturdays. Full-time position. Salary negotiable depending on experience. For more information email resume.