PNA Job Bank 

  • 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
  • Assistant Editor
    The News-Item
    Shamokin

    The News-Item, a 7,500-circulation daily newspaper in Shamokin, Pa., is seeking an assistant editor to help lead a team of dedicated journalists committed to local news coverage. At least one year of editing/copy desk experience required. Benefit package includes health care, dental, vision and life insurance. Send resumes to 707 N. Rock St, Shamokin, Pa. 17872 or email andy_h@newsitem.com


    Posted on: Apr 18, 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
  • Office Assistant Position
    Campbell Stores
    Pennsylvania

    Seeking an enthusiastic addition to our team. Responsibilities include greeting customers with a positive first impression, answering multiple phone lines promptly, processing accounts receivable and billing, data entry, filing, preparing reports, and other office duties.

    Interested applicants should email their resumes to job@campbellstores.com.


    Posted on: Mar 14, 2016
  • Virginia Press Association Search for ED
    Virginia Press Association
    Glen Allen, Virginia

    The Virginia Press Association seeks a dynamic leader to chart our course for the future. Anticipating the retirement of our long-time executive director, we’re searching for a trailblazer to build on past success, while addressing the challenges facing our members in the 21st century.

    The next executive director will help define and implement VPA’s mission in a changing business environment. The candidate will work with the board, full-time staff, members, and others to create new opportunities for growth. This position will require detailed business planning skills, goal-setting, establishing measurable objectives, accurate cost estimates, and task deadlines.

    Duties include: member relations, engagement and development; government relations and lobbying; sales, marketing and fundraising; community and industry relations; public speaking; programming and event planning; staff, P&L and administrative management. Meaningful experience in each is a job requirement, as are strong communication skills, superior organizational ability, and professional polish.

    We will show preference to candidates with a background in journalism and media issues, association management, or government relations.

    If interested, please send cover letter, resume and salary history and expectations to Marisa Porto, president, VPA Board of Directors, at mporto@dailypress.com.

    Applications must be received by Tuesday, March 15.


    Posted on: Feb 16, 2016
  • Staff Writer
    Pittsburgh City Paper
    Pittsburgh, PA

    Are you the type of reporter who is as comfortable writing long-form investigative stories as you are intriguing weekly news and feature stories?

    Are you as adept at writing breaking news for the web as you are developing more in-depth coverage on weekly deadlines?

    If so, Pittsburgh City Paper may have the job for you. As the city's only alternative weekly, we provide a unique voice and perspective in a competitive news town that boasts two daily newspapers, three local news networks and a host of other online and print publications. Our award-winning staff works hard to provide the Pittsburgh region with top-notch news and entertainment coverage from our award-winning staff. The successful candidate has experience in news reporting and writing, and able to write for print as well online. To apply, please email a resume, cover letter and 6-8 writing samples that show the range of your work to Editor Charlie Deitch: cdeitch@pghcitypaper.com.

    No calls please.


    Posted on: May 20, 2015
  • Manager, Convention Sales
    Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association
    Harrisburg, PA

    The Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association is seeking a manager of convention sales to plan, coordinate and  grow the association’s largest annual conference and trade show, which attracts news media attendees and vendors from 20+ states.  This position is responsible for selling trade show booths, sponsorship packages and advertising opportunities, as well as maintaining working relationships with existing vendors and other venue and industry partners. The manager will also be responsible for coordinating with the venue, a/v provider, show decorator and vendors to oversee all exhibit-related logistics and communications. CMP preferred, but not required. Must be a self-starter, work well with others, be attentive to detail and be willing to cold-call. Interested candidates should submit resume, documented sales success and salary requirements to jobs@pa-news.org.  EOE.


    Posted on: May 18, 2015
  • Web/Video Coordinator
    Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association
    Harrisburg, PA

    The Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association is seeking a web and video coordinator to administer in-house websites and video projects.  Proficiency with HTML, CSS, Adobe Creative Suite, .Net, and CMS systems are a must.  Experience with Sitefinity and Rise CMS is helpful, as is experience shooting and editing video. Must be a self-starter, work well with others in a team environment, and be able to work under deadlines.  Interested candidates should submit resume and salary requirements to jobs@pa-news.org.  EOE.


    Posted on: Apr 28, 2015
 
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