- Job Type: Full-Time
- Salary: Negotiable
- Contact email: email@example.com
- State: Texas
- Country: United States
Small, privately-owned group of community newspapers is seeking qualified candidates for publisher positions in East and West Texas. These newspapers are located in county seat markets of small communities where the publications have been the predominate local media for generations.
This is a hands-on position leading a small staff to deliver the news and information important to keep us a vital part of our communities. The publisher we seek will also be expected to be highly visible and take an active role in the community.
Our publishers are personally responsible for revenue and growth, serving as our small newspapers’ only outside salesperson, while also ensuring that we consistently produce top-quality editorial products.
Each location publishes a weekly print product but is expected to be a local news leader online, drive engagement through social media, and publish magazines and other niche products of local and regional interest as to grow market share of advertising and readership across our range of products.
A successful track record in advertising sales is required. Experience in a position with profit and loss responsibility at a community newspaper strongly preferred.
These positions are located in communities with a good quality of life, low crime, and low cost of living. Compensation is in the $50-60K range, plus health insurance and paid time off.