About the Job
The Minot Daily News is seeking an experienced, innovative and results-oriented advertising director.
The population of Minot, ND is booming and people are flocking to Minot from all over the US by the hundreds. Have you ever been in a market where businesses trip over themselves to place advertising with you? Have you ever worked in a state that has the lowest unemployment and the best economy in the nation? Have you ever worked in a military city where America pride is obvious on every street corner? Then you haven’t been to Minot, ND and what are you waiting on!
The advertising director we are seeking must possess a keen understanding of print and digital advertising. We need someone with a proven track record in advertising leadership who can create and execute a multi-platform sales strategy including print, niche publications and websites.
The advertising director we are seeking will work with key accounts, small businesses, makes sales calls with and without sales reps and attend community activities. Ideally they will be able to quickly assess situations and create innovative plans. We need a skilled leader who can train, recruit and develop a committed sales and marketing team. We need someone who understands the importance of creating realistic goals and achieving them.
The Minot Daily News is a 18,000-circulation, seven-day newspaper in northwest North Dakota. Minot is home to The North Dakota State Fair, The largest Scandinavian festival in North America, Minot State University and Minot Air Force Base. Minot offers a range of recreational activities including a city zoo, multiple golf courses, multiple city parks, skating rinks and lots of shopping including a mall.
The Minot Daily News is part of Ogden Newspapers, a growing family-owned company. We offer a competitive salary with health coverage, vision /dental, life insurance, 401K, and paid vacation. If you are a career oriented professional interested in leading our advertising to new heights please send a cover letter and resume to Steve Herron, Publisher, 301 4th Street SE, Minot, ND 58702 or firstname.lastname@example.org.