General Manager/Advertising Director
The Commonwealth Journal seeks a forward-thinking, results-oriented newspaper executive to lead its daily newspaper in a beautiful area of Kentucky.
We’re looking for a proven sales leader with a record of growing print and online revenue, and who understands the importance of strong journalism, community building and digital innovation. This person must possess the ability to create and execute a multiplatform sales strategy that covers print, niche publications, websites and mobile products.
Our GM/Advertising Director must be knowledgeable about all newspaper departments and have a solid track record in driving revenue. We expect a motivator who can inspire quality performance across all departments. Exceptional leadership, organizational and communication skills are vital. This position reports to the senior publisher.
The Commonwealth Journal is a six-day community newspaper vital to the lives of residents in Somerset and Pulaski County. In addition, we publish a replica e-edition, local news website and various niche publications, including successful magazines.
Somerset is a community of 12,000 and a regional retail hub. The area is home to Lake Cumberland one of the largest recreation centers in Kentucky, drawing more than 1.7 million visitors annually.
Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to Bill Hanson, email@example.com.
The Commonwealth Journal is a CNHI newspaper. Based in Montgomery, Alabama, CNHI is a leading publisher of local news and information. Its newspapers, websites and specialty publications serve communities in 23 states.