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  • General Assignment Reporter - The Leader Times
    The Leader Times
    Kittanning

    We need a Full-Time General Assignment Reporter at the Leader Times in Kittanning, PA

    The Leader Times, a daily newspaper in Kittanning, Pa., is seeking a full-time general assignment reporter to work with a dedicated staff committed to local news coverage.

    Must possess the ability to produce high volume (10-12 stories per week) of compelling, accurate stories on deadline. Photography, copy editing and pagination skills a plus. Salary commensurate with experience. Benefit package includes health care, dental, vision and life insurance.

    Requirements: A degree in Journalism or Communication (or equivalent experience). Internships or experience on a college newspaper will be considered. A valid driver's license and a safe driving record also are required. Respond with cover letter and resume to: dboden@leadertimes.com


    Posted on: May 9, 2016
  • Advertising Sales - Daily Courier
    West Penn Media Group -- The Daily Courier
    Connellsville

    Get in on the best sales opportunity in the Fay West area. The Daily Courier is recruiting a professional, driven, enthusiastic sales person to come grow with us! Responsibilities include selling The Daily Courier, the Independent-Observer, the Mount Pleasant Journal, and our website. To be successful in this position, you’ll be required to solicit for new business, demonstrate solid presentation skills and have the ability close the sale. It will be a top priority to make sure your customers experience great service and enjoy dealing with our company.

    A Bachelor Degree with prior advertising or business-to-business sales experience preferred, but we will consider candidates with the right set of transferable skills. Please don’t hesitate to step forward and give us a call if you have further questions. We offer an outstanding base salary, plus commission, benefits and mileage reimbursement. A reliable, insured vehicle is required, as well as a valid driver's license. You will have a realistic potential to earn $40,000 to $50,000 in your first year. To be considered, please send your resume via email to: dboden@dailycourier.com or mail to: Dave Boden, Publisher, The Daily Courier, 127 W. Apple St, Connellsville, PA 15425


    Posted on: May 9, 2016
  • Advertising Director
    Standard-Speaker
    Hazleton

    The Standard-Speaker in Hazleton, a sister paper of The Scranton Times, L.P., is looking for a skilled and motivated sales leader. 

    The Standard Speaker has expanded over the years and we are now looking for an aggressive manager to lead our sales team to meet our customer’s needs with a variety of print and online products. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of five years sales management experience. Prior newspaper or other media experience is a plus.

     We are looking for an individual who sees opportunity in adversity and is dedicated to helping our customers grow their business in new and creative ways. Strong analytical abilities are required and knowledge of internet advertising is essential.

     Responsibilities include: Initiating and executing all sales efforts, defining objectives, commission programs and setting goals, developing advertiser promotions, sales and expense budget management, motivating and training sales reps, collections, hiring, etc. 

    If interested, send cover letter, resume and salary history to:

    John Patton, Operations Manager
    The Standard Speaker
    21 N. Wyoming St, Hazleton PA 18201
    or email: jpatton@standardspeaker.com

     


    Posted on: Apr 19, 2016
  • Sports Editor - Milton
    Standard-Journal
    Milton

    Do you enjoy local high school sports and have writing ability?  Standard Journal will have an opening for a full-time sports editor May 1, 2016.  

    This is a great opportunity for local sports writers.  Manage your own dept and pages. Candidates must be well versed in a number of high school sports and have the ability to write game stories and boxscores.

    Photography experience is a plus. Weekend work will be expected. Past experience is a plus, but not required. Will train the right candidate.

    Full time benefit package including health insurance, life insurance, dental, vision, short and long term disability, paid vacation, personal days and holidays.  Send a copy of your resume and writing samples to Chris Brady at chris@standard-journal.com , or mail to Chris Brady, SJ 21 Arch St., Milton, PA 17847.


    Posted on: Apr 14, 2016
  • Editor
    The Herald
    Sharon, Pa.

    The Herald seeks an experienced and creative leader with a background in print and online, for our top newsroom position of editor.

    Applicants must have expertise and vision to grow readership and digital traffic, and the ability to motivate our news team to perform at the highest level of journalistic standards in print and online.

    Applicants should have a solid background in newspaper management and versatile skills that include writing, editing and story planning. We expect our editor to be passionate about producing local content our readers want, need and value and digital presentation of news, including on social media sites. 

    The editor is responsible for news and editorial content for our seven-day print publication, which has a circulation of 13,500 daily and 14,400 on Sunday. In addition, the editor oversees The Allied News, our biweekly publication in Grove City, Pa, our growing website, mobile content and related social media sites. 

    Sharon is located within 90 minutes of both Pittsburgh, Pa. and Cleveland, Ohio. The area offers a range of recreational activities, excellent health care, a diversified economy and several institutions of higher learning including a commonwealth campus of Pennsylvania State University. 

    Interested candidates should send their resume, work samples of noteworthy journalism accomplishments, salary requirements and a cover letter explaining why they are qualified for the position to Sharon Sorg at ssorg@sharonherald.com.


    Posted on: Apr 8, 2016
  • Managing Editor
    The Leader Times
    Kittanning

    We need a Managing Editor who will be "hands-on" at 6,000-circ Daily Newspaper in Kittanning, PA. Top news manager for small, regional newspaper. Private company with owners who came through the newsroom. Lead. Plan. Coach. Write. Help drive fledgling digital strategy. Pagination experience also helpful. Competitive salary and benefits. Affordable, community living in scenic Armstrong County and less than an hour from Pittsburgh.

    Requirements: An experienced leader with degree in Journalism or Communications. Respond with cover letter, resume, references, to: dboden@leadertimes.com.


    Posted on: Apr 4, 2016
 
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