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Assistant Managing Editor

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Assistant Managing Editor
Company: 
Seguin Gazette
Email: 
felicia.frazar@seguingazette.com
Location: 
Seguin, Texas

The Seguin Gazette is seeking an assistant managing editor to help deliver a quality product, five days a week, with a focus on community journalism.
The position includes a range of duties such as page design, copy editing, writing, some photography, social media and online content management.
The ideal candidate for the job will have strong design skills and news judgement, with the ability to quickly write and copy edit stories. They must be a team player with a good work ethic, solid integrity and can work in a fast-paced, ever-evolving environment. The candidate should also be able to generate stories and story ideas, cultivate sources and work well with community members and government officials.
The assistant managing editor will help guide reporters in mining enterprise stories and accountability storytelling, and have an overall interest in sharing community-based stories using a variety of media.
Interested applicants should send portfolios by email to Managing Editor Felicia Frazar at felicia.frazar@seguingazette.com . Portfolios should include a cover letter, résumé, five of your best clips demonstrating page design and news writing.

Seeking Energetic Editor

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Editor
Company: 
Muenster Enterprise
Email: 
publisher@ntin.net
Location: 
Muenster

The Muenster Enterprise is an award wining weekly in North Texas. We are seeking an editor passionate about community journalism and interested in being a part of legendary publication. The ideal candidate should be able to write, copy edit and design pages along taking and editing photos. Community news beat will include local government, education and healthcare. Experience in sports writing is preferred as well.

Please email resume and letter of interest to publisher@ntin.net.

Reporter/News Editor

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Reporter/News Editor
Company: 
Marshall News Messenger
Email: 
employment@news-journal.com
Location: 
Marshall, TX

The Marshall News Messenger in Marshall, TX, is seeking an experienced Reporter who is passionate about community journalism. With a “digital first, print best” attitude, this position will cover news and features through print, digital and photographs.

Candidates will have:

- Strong writing and interviewing skills
- The ability to generate story ideas independently and collaborate with online and print staff on news and enterprise
- Basic photography skills
- Ability to cover and advance news using social media tools
- Proven ability to meet deadlines

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, curious and dedicated to fair and accurate reporting. We need reporters who are comfortable interacting with all types of people – from sources to readers – and who can skillfully relay both the hard news and the human interest story.

This position may also take on some News Editor responsibilities so copy editing, headline writing, pagination and wire editor experience are a definite plus.

Minimum two years of newsroom experience is preferred. Candidates must have valid driver’s license and auto insurance and must be able to successfully complete a drug screen and background check.

We offer competitive salary, great benefits, and a generous time off package.

To apply, please email your resume, cover letter, clips or links to published work demonstrating your ability to fulfill the job requirements.

EOE/M/F/V/D

Seeking editor position

Category: 
Editorial
Location: 
Willing to relocate

Award-winning Colorado editor-reporter-photographer is looking to relocate to south or coastal Texas.
I owned the Pine River Times for 14 years, then served as managing editor for five years for new owner.
The Times was the General Excellence Winner among weekly newspapers in the Colorado Press Association contest.
Strong skills in AP style, fast and accurate reporting, page layout using InDesign, photography, copy-editing, meeting deadlines and managing employees.
Coverage can be viewed at www.pinerivertimes.com, or please contact Melanie Brubaker Mazur at (970) 749-9241, or at mazurboys67@gmail.com

Advertising Sales

Category: 
Advertising
Company: 
Madisonville Meteor
Email: 
publisher@madisonvillemeteor.com
Location: 
Madisonville, Texas

Do You Excel at Sales?
Let’s Reach New Heights of Success Together.
We are currently seeking extraordinary individuals to join our multimedia sales team, and help our clients grow their businesses through innovative print and digital advertising programs. If you have the personality, drive and positive attitude to take our customers’ enterprises and your own career to the next level, we want to meet you.
Sales representatives will meet will need to be able to communicate effectively through written, verbal, and in-person communication skills. Attention to detail and strong follow-up skills are required.
While prior outside sales experience is preferred, we are willing to train people with a can-do attitude and a desire to help us achieve our sales goals. Must have reliable transportation, valid driver’s license and auto insurance. Candidates must be highly motivated self-starters who are capable of making a high volume of phone calls and in-person appointments and manage a large number of prospects and clients.
If you meet the above qualifications and are ready for the challenge, please include your resume, cover letter and compensation requirements when applying. Please make sure to include any information related to your performance in prior sales positions.
Responsibilities include:
• Seeking opportunities to sell to new customers and grow advertising with existing customers and making necessary arrangements each day to achieve these goals.
• Effectively using in-person visits, email and phone calls to reach potential customers.
• Support and collaborate with the advertising team, assisting other sales reps sales calls and follow-up as needed.
• Assisting all customers with ad proofing, coordinating with our ad design team as needed.
We offer base pay plus commissions and a generous benefits plan available to full-time employees.
Submit Your Resume Today :
Publisher@madisonvillemeteor.com
The Madisonville Meteor
205 N. Madison St.
Madisonville, TX 77864
www.madisonvillemeteor.com