- Job Type: Full-Time
- Salary: Negotiable
- Company Website: menastar.com
- Contact Name: John Lancaster
- Contact email: email@example.com
Publisher Needed: We are looking for a community minded leader with the ability to drive profitable revenue for a cluster of media companies in Western Arkansas. Publisher would work out of Mena, Arkansas where The Mena Star is located, but would also be responsible for publishing The DeQueen Bee in DeQueen, AR; The Waldron News in Waldron, AR, and the Mansfield Citizen in Mansfield, AR. Also included is The Ouachita Trading Post, a 20,000 + free disturbed shopper that circulates from Texarkana, TX to Hot Springs and Fort Smith, AR as well as related websites and emerging digital platforms. This individual must be an innovator who is ready to take this multi-media operation to the next level, realizing the opportunity we have through print, digital, and a growing commercial print operation.
The new publisher would report directly to the owners of the company, a family-owned community media group with 18 companies in seven states. This family has owned community newspapers since the 1960s, and is firmly focused on the future. Operations are in the states of Georgia, Kentucky, Virginia, Mississippi, Texas, Missouri, Iowa and Arkansas.
Beautiful Mena, AR, is located in the heart of the Ouachita Mountains which draws outdoor enthusiasts locally and from neighboring states.
We also publish a wide array of magazines and other products to help tell the story of the local area and promote our customer’s businesses. There is also a growing web printing operation that is housed in Mena.
The new publisher will earn a competitive salary with a very generous bonus tied directly to operating profit. Other benefits such as free family health insurance, vehicle allowance, vacation, life insurance, etc. are all in the employment package. The owners wish to fill this important position quickly. Please apply online to John Lancaster, Vice President, Lancaster Management, Inc., at firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to include your resume, references, salary requirements and your goals for the future