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ONPA provides this page as a service to the Northwest newspaper industry. Northwest newspapers may announce job openings on this page free of charge. Copy should be submitted by email to us at onpa@orenews.com.

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Positions open

 

Editor - West Linn and Wilsonville newspapers

The Pamplin Media Group is looking for an editor to lead both the West Linn Tidings and Wilsonville Spokesman newspapers. The editor should have a calm demeanor, ability to juggle numerous projects while meeting deadlines, strong editing, organizational and public relation skills, an understanding of the value of community journalism and the willingness to coach and inspire a motivated staff. Previous editor experience preferred. An understanding of social media and the willingness to embrace the future of journalism a must. Besides all the above, our editors are expected to lead by example and to write a few things every week.

Position is based in downtown Lake Oswego where you’ll work in partnership with the news staff of the Lake Oswego Review. Compensation based on experience. Email resume, cover letter and work samples to bmonihan@pamplinmedia.com. No phone calls please. (placed 4/14/15)

 

Publishers

The Dolan Company is a leading provider of information to the business and legal communities through our collection of niche newspapers and websites in cities across the country.  You can find us from Portland (the Daily Journal of Commerce) to Boston (Massachusetts Lawyer’s Weekly) and from Minneapolis (Finance and Commerce) to New Orleans (New Orleans City Business).  We’re a digital-first organization that prides itself on providing our subscribers with information that they can’t get anywhere else.

We’re looking for publishers to lead a number of our newspapers.  Specifically, we have openings at The Daily Journal of Commerce (Portland, OR), The Mecklenburg Times and North Carolina Lawyers Weekly (Charlotte, NC), and The Daily Reporter (Milwaukee, WI). Our publishers are responsible for guiding a group of talented individuals who produce legal or business-focused papers in major metropolitan areas. 

Publishers ensure the continued excellence of our editorial content, drive digital and print advertising sales, present high-visibility events, develop ancillary revenue streams, and create collaborative cultures.

Publishers are the faces of their organizations.  They establish and maintain relationships within their newspaper’s specific construction, real estate, business or legal communities and they build ties and exchange information with other publishers at The Dolan Company.  Our corporate offices provide administrative support, which allows our publishers to focus on the operational areas that drive revenue and create compelling reasons to subscribe.

We are seeking proven leaders with excellent management skills.  Our ideal candidates have experience publishing niche newspapers, managing advertising sales and/or managing newsrooms.  We are looking for strategic thinkers who can work with their managers to develop and execute plans.  Our publishers are hands-on and digitally savvy.

We offer a competitive salary package commensurate with experience along with a comprehensive benefits program.

 Please email your resume along with a cover letter to:  careers@thedolancompany.com   (posted 4/6/15)


EDITOR

 Sound Publishing has an immediate opening for Editor of the Port Orchard Independent.  This is not an entry-level position.  Requires a hands-on leader with a minimum of three years newspaper experience including writing, editing, pagination, photography, and InDesign skills.  editing and monitoring social media including Twitter, FaceBook, etc.

 The successful candidate:

  • Has a demonstrated interest in local political and cultural affairs.
  • Possesses excellent writing and verbal skills, and can provide representative clips from one or more professional publications.
  • Has experience editing reporters' copy and submitted materials for content and style.
  • Is proficient in designing and building pages with Adobe InDesign.
  • Is experienced managing a Forum page, writing cogent and stylistically interesting commentaries, and editing a reader letters column.
  • Has experience with social media and newspaper website content management and understands the value of the web to report news on a daily basis.
  • Has proven interpersonal skills representing a newspaper or other organization at civic functions and public venues.
  • Understands how to lead, motivate, and mentor a small news staff.
  • Must develop knowledge of local arts, business, and government.
  • Must be visible in the community.
  • Must possess reliable, insured, motor vehicle and a valid Washington State driver’s license.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including health insurance, paid time off (vacation, sick, and holidays), and 401K (currently with an employer match.)  

 If you are interested in joining the team at the Port Orchard Independent, email us your cover letter, resume, and up to 5 samples of your work to: hr@soundpublishing.com.  Please be sure to note: ATTN: EDPOI in the subject line.

 Sound Publishing is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and strongly supports diversity in the workplace.   Check out our website to find out more about us!  www.soundpublishing.com  (placed 4/2/15)

 

Summer Sales Person

Need something to do this summer?  Want to earn and learn?

The Wallowa County Chieftain has an opening for a summer sales person. Prior sales or marketing experience or education is helpful, but not required.  

 What is required? We need someone who is confident, self-motivated, and would love to help local businesses thrive. You must be willing to do required paperwork efficiently, follow instruction and genuinely enjoy meeting and helping business people in the community. 

 You will maintain relationships with existing customers by phone and in person, identify and meet new business customers, interact with design staff and create accurate and detailing paperwork.  

 Dates are flexible, likely starting mid-to-late June and ending in mid-to-late September. You will need reliable transportation, a good driving record and background check. 

 Send your resume and a cover letter stating why you'd like to join our winning team for the summer to EO Media Group, PO Box 2048, Salem, OR  97308-2048, by fax to 503-371-2935 or e-mail hr@eomediagroup.com  (posted 4/1/15)

 

Newspaper Production Manager

 Take us to the next level. 

 Our family-owned newspaper company is seeking an experienced Production Manager who will improve our central print operation and lead our talented team in Pendleton, Oregon.

 The Production Manager is responsible for printing and packaging operations at EO Media Group’s facility in Pendleton. You will work collaboratively with publishers, managers and staff to produce high-quality publications in a timely and profitable manner. You will manage and motivate three production supervisors in our five-day operation. You will be expected to grow commercial printing sales.

Operating a Tensor/Goss web press running three wide, we can produce 18 broadsheet pages of high-quality process color. Our mailroom operates both a 10:1 Mueller and 12:2 SLS inserter.

The preferred candidate will be an experienced pressman who now directs all phases of newspaper production operations. Mechanical prowess, problem-solving and the ability to communicate well with co-workers and offsite stakeholders are necessary. You may be hands-on or wrench-on at times, but the focus is on leadership.

EO Media Group is a private, multi-media company with 11 newspapers throughout Oregon and southwest Washington. Pendleton is located in sunny Northeast Oregon, close to the Columbia River, the Blue Mountains and home to the world famous Pendleton Round-Up rodeo.

 Benefits include 401(k)/Roth 401(k), insurances and paid time off (PTO). Send resume and cover letter stating salary requirements to: EO Media Group, PO Box 2048, Salem, OR 97308-2048, or fax to (503) 371-2935 or email hr@eomediagroup.com   (placed 3/20/15)

 

Circulation Marketing Specialist

Circulation Marketing Specialist needed for EO Media Group.  This position is based in Salem and will serve smaller markets in Oregon and Washington communities with a goal of creating circulation growth for community newspapers and websites.  

 Ideally, you'll be a social media dynamo: able to create, implement and analyze campaigns.  Database entry & analysis, plus creating campaigns based on the analysis, is also part of the mission.  You can't be afraid to make calls to customers and potential customers, work at shows or kiosks, and raise funds for Newspaper in Education programs.  

 You'll join a small team of dedicated professionals with a commitment to community journalism.  Must have marketing education or experience, plus experience with databases, social media, sales skills and great interpersonal skills.  

 This full-time position offers benefits include Paid Time Off (PTO), insurance and a 401(k)/Roth 401(k) retirement plan.  Send resume and letter of interest to EO Media Group, PO Box 2048, Salem, OR  97308-2048, by fax to 503-371-2935 or e-mail hr@eomediagroup.com (placed 3/10/15)


Editor

 Scenic Oregon Coast, Quality Journalism and Growth Opportunity

Two of Oregon's most scenic & charming coastal communities are the setting for two newspapers in need of an editor. The Seaside Signal and Cannon Beach Gazette alternate publication weeks. The Signal and Gazette are allied with The Daily Astorian, an award-winning daily newspaper.

We seek a journalist who is passionate about community news; excited about the opportunity to publish both in print and online; and to be part of a dynamic, creative news organization. You’ll manage and mentor three newsroom employees; edit, write and shoot multimedia for the newspapers and special sections; make daily posts online and to social media; and produce regular email newsletters. This editor and their crew also serve as the South County bureau for The Daily Astorian.

This editor is supported not only by the resources of The Daily Astorian, but also by a talented design/pagination desk and digital team. The Signal and Gazette are part of EO Media Group, an innovative family-owned company dedicated to quality journalism.

The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, editing and reporting experience, knowledge of AP Style, and the ability to collaborate with other editors.

Benefits include Paid Time Off (PTO), health insurance and a 401(k)/Roth 401(k) retirement plan. Send resume and letter of interest to EO Media Group, PO Box 2048, Salem, OR  97308-2048, by fax to 503-371-2935 or e-mail hr@eomediagroup.com.  (placed 3/9/15)

  

Advertising Sales/ Marketing Consultant (Gresham)

 compensation: Base salary plus commission

 The Gresham Outlook, a twice-weekly newspaper, is seeking a high energy, motivated salesperson to join our sales team as an outside Marketing Consultant. We are looking for someone with previous advertising experience both in print and online, a proven track record of success, a strong prospector, organizational and computer skills. An existing account base will be provided, but our new team member will be required to contact and create new accounts. Must have reliable transportation and a clean driving record. Pre-employment drug screen and good references required. This is a full time position with commission on all sales, a base salary, mileage expenses and full benefits that include health care, paid vacation and more. If you have a passion for sales and are committed to success, send your resume and cover letter to Cheryl Swart, Advertising Director -- cswart@theoutlookonline.com  (posted 2/27/15)


Wilsonville Spokesman needs full-time community reporter

  The Wilsonville Spokesman, a weekly newspaper, is seeking a full-time reporter to cover Wilsonville, Ore., one of the fastest growing cities in the Portland metro area. The ideal candidate for this position is a versatile writer with professional experience in both news and features. Photography experience is a big plus. While coverage of city government, community events and local business is a key part of this position, the community reporter should also have the ability to sniff out enlightening, interesting and amusing enterprise stories that give residents unique insights into their community. The community reporter is not responsible for covering education or sports. Send a resume, cover letter and three clips to Editor Luke Roney via email at lroney@pamplinmedia.com. File size is limited to 5M. No phone calls.  (posted 2/27/15)


Graphic Designer

The Dalles Chronicle, part of the Eagle Newspapers group and located in the scenic Columbia River Gorge, is seeking a seasoned art/design/production employee for a fast-paced, deadline-driven newspaper environment. In this position, you will work with other staff members to build and maintain an organized workflow to ensure all publication deadlines are being met and quality meets high standards for each publication. You will take the lead on redesigns and new projects for all publications and be involved with major design projects such as special section covers and special editions. Paginating news pages a must, and editorial background will be considered a plus. You will work closely with publishers/managers for each publication to discuss new initiatives, gather feedback and address concerns.

The successful candidate for this position will have:

•             A minimum of three years’ experience

•             Prior newspaper or magazine design experience

•             A portfolio showing that experience

•             Expertise with Quark Xpress, Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop), HTML/CSS

 The Dalles Chronicle offers a competitive salary and benefit package that includes vacation, health coverage, life insurance and a 401K plan. EOE. Pre-employment drug screening required.

Email resume, cover letter with salary requirements and a link to design samples to mroth@thedalleschronicle.com. Only applications with design samples will be considered. No phone calls please. No relocation available.  (placed 2-25-15)


IMMEDIATE OPENING FOR FULL TIME REPORTER!

The Enterprise

Bingen/White Salmon, WA 

We are looking to fill this essential position in our newsroom with someone who is ready and willing to write on a variety of subjects!  The qualified candidate must be an energetic, self-motivated team player with solid writing, reporting and photography skills. Knowledge of AP style is important. An appreciation for engaging with readers using social media is needed. This person is responsible for updating The Enterprise Facebook and Twitter accounts, as well as updating our web site as needed. 

 The Enterprise, part of the Eagle Newspapers, Inc. group  is located in the heart of the scenic Columbia River Gorge and is close to a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities.  The Enterprise offers a competitive salary and benefit package that includes vacation, health coverage, life insurance and a 401(k) plan. EOE. Pre-employment drug screening and motor vehicle driving record check required. Must have reliable transportation.  To be considered, northwest applicants should send resume, references, and a variety of recent writing samples to: 

 Elaine Bakke, Publisher

THE ENTERPRISE

PO Box 218

White Salmon, WA 98672 

Or by e-mail to: ebakke@whitesalmonenterprise.com 

Position open until filled. No phone calls please.  (placed 2-25-15)

 

Pressman

The Bulletin is seeking a Pressman with experience in the Printing industry.  Two years of prior web press experience is beneficial but training can be provided.  At The Bulletin you can put your skills to work and make our products and services jump off the page!  In addition to printing our 7-day a week newspaper, we also print a variety of other products for numerous clients.  The Bulletin utilizes a 3 ½ tower KBA Comet press that a Pressman must become knowledgeable and familiar working with.  

We put a premium on dependability, timeliness, having a positive attitude and being a team player.  We offer a competitive compensation plan and career growth opportunities.  This position primarily works nights, with a 10-hour shift, 4 days per week.

If you are interested in fostering your talent as a pressman in beautiful Bend, OR we encourage you to apply.  Please contact Al Nelson, Pressroom Manager, at anelson@wescompapers.com with your resume, references and salary history/requirements.  No phone calls please.  Drug testing is required prior to employment.  The Bulletin is a drug free work place and EOE. (placed 2/23/15)


Reporter

The Vidette in Montesano, Wash., has an opening for a full-time reporter. We value enterprise and reporters who dig. We’re looking for someone to produce clear, brightly written stories relevant to real people reading us in print, on our website and in social media with a heavy emphasis on sports. Ability to take photos is a plus, as is familiarity with social media. Montesano is on the Washington Coast, an hour from the Olympic Rain Forest and two hours from Seattle. Benefits include, but are not limited to paid vacation, sick and holidays, medical, dental and life insurance, and a 401(K) plan with company match. Send a cover letter, resume and writing samples to: hr@soundpublishing.com for immediate consideration.  The Montesano Vidette is part of Sound Publishing; Western Washington's largest community news organization.  Visit us on the web at www.soundpublishing.com.  EOE (placed 2/23/15)


Reporter

The Wallowa County Chieftain, an aggressive weekly in the incredibly scenic northeastern corner of Oregon, has an opening for an experienced reporter equally at home covering hard news, sports and writing features and service pieces. Everyone on our four-person editorial staff reports, takes photos, breaks stories to the Web, and interacts with our followers on Facebook. Wallowa County offers exceptional outdoor recreational opportunities and boasts a thriving arts community, cattle ranches, farms, a major tourism industry and traditional small-town life where there are no traffic lights. This is a rare opportunity to grow with a family newspaper company that believes in the value of community journalism. Send cover letter, resume and five clips to East Oregonian Publishing Co., PO Box 2048, Salem, OR  97308-2048, by fax to 503-371-2935 or e-mail hr@eomediagroup.com. (placed 2/10/15)

 

General Manager / Ad Director

Are you an up & comer looking for an opportunity to prove yourself as a future newspaper leader? The Messenger-Index located in Emmett, ID is seeking a superstar to lead this growing weekly newspaper.  We are a dynamic and innovative community newspaper group with weekly publications in Emmett, ID and Meridian, ID, and a daily newspaper (The Idaho Press-Tribune) in Nampa, ID.  We are seeking candidates with a proven track record excelling in revenue growth and general newspaper/online success.  This is a “feet-on-the-street” position that will require sales calls in the field on a daily basis and regular active account management.  Successful candidate will have an in-depth understanding of advertising, digital media, audience growth, solid computer skills and a track record of success. Must have top-notch communication skills, strong sales and leadership ability and demonstrate extremely innovative thinking all while maintaining a good sense of humor and positive attitude. This is a base plus commission position with a target compensation range of $45k-$55k annually depending on experience and sales success. Solid career advancement opportunities.  Email cover letter, resume and LinkedIn profile to Matt Davison at jobs@idahopress.com The Messenger-Index is an equal opportunity employer. A Pioneer News Group property (pioneernewsgroup.com). (placed 2/9/15)

 

Classified Advertising Sales

Develop and sell transient and contract classified advertising, including training of staff involved with classified and other front office services. Manage, with staff support, multiple databases for classified sales, obituaries and other targeted directories, promotions and special services.

Help develop and carry out sales strategies including telephone, mail/email and outside solicitation calls, including coordination with newspaper ROP advertising staff. Develop knowledge of classified, telephone and online database systems.

Pre-employment drug screening will be conducted. Please email your resume to: Robert Sudeith, Director of Sales and Marketing, rsudeith@oregonlitho.com (placed Jan 5, 2015)


Lead Reporter

The Beaverton Valley Times is looking for an enthusiastic, full-time reporter interested in writing for a suburban weekly newspaper. This reporter would cover the Beaverton community, which offers a rich array of interesting stories to delve into from breaking news, features and profiles to investigative, enterprise stories and government reporting.

The ideal candidate will have a four-year degree in journalism or related fields and newspaper reporting experience. Strong writing and editing skills are a requirement, as is the ability to meet deadlines and manage several projects at one time. We are looking for a team player with a passion for accuracy, a sense of curiosity and the proven ability to turn out a large volume of compelling news content each week. We are also looking for someone who feels a sense of urgency to post breaking news to our website and communicate with our followers on Twitter and Facebook as things are happening in the community.

 The Pamplin Media Group publishes 25 weekly and monthly newspapers in the immediate area.  We offer salary plus a variety of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance options, vacation, sick time and more.  For consideration, please email a resume, letter of interest and at least three samples of your published work to Christina Lent at clent@commnewspapers.com<mailto:clent@commnewspapers.com>. The deadline to apply is Friday, Dec. 12. No phone calls please.

 To learn more about our newspaper, visit www.beavertonvalleytimes.com<http://www.beavertonvalleytimes.com>.

Christine Moore

Publisher/Advertising Director

Pamplin Media Group

(503)546-0771 - direct

(503)620-3433 - fax

 

Local News Reporter

  The Albany Democrat-Herald, a 14,000-circulation daily newspaper in the heart of Oregon's beautiful Willamette Valley, has an opening for a general assignment reporter. We’re looking for a versatile reporter capable of contributing to both our print and online editions. The ability to write clearly and concisely, the ability to develop news reports on your own initiative and without direction, and the news judgment necessary to determine what does or does not make a story is essential. The ability to create content for the Web and a comfort using multimedia platforms is required.

  As part of Lee Enterprises, The Democrat-Herald offers excellent earnings potential and a full benefits package, along with a professional work environment focused on growth opportunities for employees. We are an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. All applicants considered for employment must pass a post-offer drug screen and a background/DMV check prior to commencing employment.

 To learn more about our paper and to apply visit our web site at http://www.democratherald.com/workhere. Please include samples of your work when applying. (placed 11/21/14)


ASSOCIATE EDITOR/REPORTER

We're looking for an associate editor to provide enthusiastic leadership support for three Northwest Oregon weekly newspapers (The Gresham Outlook, Sandy Post and Estacada News) and a significant number of annual special sections. You'll work from our central office in Gresham, joining our 12-person newsroom covering these diverse market areas. As associate editor, you will shoulder a large percentage of the copy editing of four editions that are produced each week in our office. The associate editor is responsible for planning and implementation of some (but not all) special section content, coaching reporters and some beat reporting duties. The associate editor also provides backup in the absence of the executive editor. We are looking for someone who is curious, enthusiastic, enjoys working with young talent in a collaborative team environment, and desires personal involvement in their community. Our ideal candidate is dedicated to the higheststandard of community-oriented journalismCandidates must have a minimum of 5 years newsroom experience and demonstrate proficiency in copy editing, interviewing, writing, planning and use of social media. The Outlook, Sandy Post and Estacada News are part of the Pamplin Media Group, which includes more than two dozen weekly newspapers, including The Portland Tribune. Applicants should be available to work beginning Jan. 2, 2015. Send your cover letter, resume, work examples and references to Executive Editor Steven Brown via email only at sbrown@theoutlookonline.com. Just to see who can follow instructions, use these words (and only these words) in your subject line: Associate Editor. To learn more about our newspaper, visit www.greshamoutlook.com or check out our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/TheGreshamOutlook. (Placed 11/18/14)


NEWS REPORTER

The Outlook has an immediate opening for a reporter covering the city of Gresham, Ore., and several other smaller beats. The Outlook is a twice weekly newspaper, which took first place in the 2014 general excellence category of the ONPA Better Newspapers Contest. We are seeking a reporter who enjoys enterprise journalism and who demonstrates a commitment to community-based journalism. This reporter will write features, and cover general news and breaking news. This reporter also will embrace online and social media. The ideal candidate will have a degree in journalism and 5 years newspaper reporting experience. Strong writing and editing skills are a requirement, as is the ability to meet deadlines and manage several projects at one time. We are looking for a team player with a passion for accuracy, a sense of curiosity and the proven ability to turn out a large volume of compelling news content each week. Please email a short letter of interest, resume and at least three samples of your published work to Executive Editor Steven Brown at sbrown@theoutlookonline.com. No phone calls please. To learn more about our newspaper, visit www.greshamoutlook.com or check out our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/TheGreshamOutlook. To see who follows instructions, use these words (and only these words) in the subject line: Gresham Reporter. (placed 11/18/14)


EDUCATION REPORTER

The Outlook in Gresham, Ore., has an immediate opening for an education reporter covering four school districts in East Multnomah County. The position also covers several smaller beats and performs some newsroom clerk duties. The Outlook is a twice weekly newspaper, which took first place in the 2014 general excellence category of the ONPA Better Newspapers Contest. We are seeking a reporter who enjoys enterprise journalism and who demonstrates a commitment to community-based journalism. This reporter will write features, and cover general news and breaking news. This reporter also will embrace online and social media. The ideal candidate will have a degree in journalism and 3 years newspaper reporting experience. Strong writing and editing skills are a requirement, as is the ability to meet deadlines and manage several projects at one time. We are looking for a team player with a passion for accuracy, a sense of curiosity and the proven ability to turn out a large volume of compelling news content each week. Please email a short letter of interest, resume and at least three samples of your published work to Executive Editor Steven Brown at sbrown@theoutlookonline.com. No phone calls please. To learn more about our newspaper, visit www.greshamoutlook.com or check out our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/TheGreshamOutlook. To see who follows instructions, use these words (and only these words) in the subject line: Education Reporter. (placed 11/18/14)


Editor/ Bulletin reporter

Western Communications seeks an editor for the Redmond Spokesman, its 4,000 circulation weekly newspaper in Redmond, Oregon. The editor will be expected to write a weekly front-page centerpiece for the paper and edit the remainder of the paper's copy, including the sports section. In addition, the editor will report and write articles about Redmond for The Bulletin’s city desk, a 32,000-circulation daily based 20 minutes south in Bend. In addition, the editor will supervise Spokesman staff and coordinate coverage for the weekly.

Western Communications is a drug-free workplace and an equal opportunity employer. Pre-employment drug screen required.

To apply, please email resume and any relevant writing samples to: spokesmaneditor@bendbulletin.com. No phone inquiries please. (placed 10/29/14)


Sentinel Managing Editor

OCP seeks a highly motivated and experienced person to lead the Catholic Sentinel and El Centinela team and set the forward-looking direction and tone of the newspapers and websites, along with the annual statewide Catholic Directory. The Managing Editor is responsible for everything that is printed in the newspapers and put up on the websites and social media portals. The message is guided by the Archbishop and his key staff. The purpose is to provide important and interesting information to readers covering events and topics that are relevant in the local, regional, and national church. The Managing Editor will have oversight of all news stories, advertisements, photographs, editorials and opinion pieces, ensuring that they are high-quality, professional, objective, balanced and thought-provoking.
The award-winning Catholic Sentinel is the oldest Catholic newspaper on the West Coast. Established in 1870, it has long played a vital and bolstering role for the Catholic community. The Catholic Sentinel is the official newspaper of the Archdiocese of Portland. It is published online and twice monthly in print by OCP, a leading international, faith-based music publisher and intellectual property rights management company. OCP also publishes El Centinela, a monthly Spanish-language paper.

Located in Portland, Oregon, heart of the beautiful Pacific Northwest, OCP offers an excellent work environment with great work/life balance and easy access to public transportation. We offer a generous wage and outstanding benefits package (including top-tier medical and dental insurance, paid vacation, holidays, and disability leave, retirement plan and tuition reimbursement, and more). OCP is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
For more information and to apply for this position, please go to: www.ocp.org/careers (placed 10/1/14)

 

Senior Editor 

Job Opportunity: Sentinel Senior Editor OCP seeks a highly motivated and experienced person to lead the Sentinel and El Centinela team and set the forward-looking direction and tone of the newspapers and websites, along with the annual statewide Catholic Directory. The Senior Editor is responsible for everything that is printed in the newspapers and put up on the websites and social media portals. The message is guided by the Archbishop and his key staff. The purpose is to provide important and interesting information to readers covering events and topics that are relevant in the local, regional, and national church. The Senior Editor will have oversight of all news stories, advertisements, photographs, editorials and opinion pieces; ensuring that they are high-quality, professional, objective, balanced and thought-provoking. The award-winning Catholic Sentinel is the oldest Catholic newspaper on the West Coast. Established in 1870, it has long played a vital and bolstering role for the Catholic community. The Catholic Sentinel is the official newspaper of the Archdiocese of Portland. It is published online and twice monthly in print by OCP - a leading international, faith-based music publisher and intellectual property rights management company. OCP also publishes El Centinela, a monthly Spanish-language paper. Located in Portland, Oregon – heart of the beautiful Pacific Northwest, OCP offers an excellent work environment with great work/life balance and easy access to public transportation. We offer a generous wage and outstanding benefits package (including top-tier medical and dental insurance, paid vacation, holidays, and disability leave, retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, and more). OCP is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. For more information and to apply for this position, please go to: www.ocp.org/careers  (placed 8/4/2014)


Local News Reporter 

If you love finding news that matters to hometown readers, we'd like to hear from you. We're a 9,000-circulation PM daily serving Oregon's gorgeous South Coast. We need a beat reporter to cover local news, businesses and whatever else makes a difference in our community. We'll consider both experienced and entry-level applicants, as long as you're dedicated to writing news that connects with readers. As part of our small but ambitious staff, you'll hustle to break news on our web and mobile platforms, while pursuing insightful, high-impact enterprise. You'll need an inquisitive mind, sharp writing skills and an appreciation for small-town life. Photo and social media skills would be plus. As part of Lee Enterprises, The World offers excellent earnings potential and a full benefits package, along with a professional work environment focused on growth opportunities for employees. We are an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. All applicants considered for employment must pass a post-offer drug screen and a background/DMV check prior to commencing employment. Please apply online at http://www.lee.net/careers. For consideration please attach links or examples of previous writing experience.  (Placed 7/21/2014)

 

Advertising Sales Rep 

The Springfield Times is accepting applications/resumes for an advertising representative. Must be willing to work outside of the office, make cold calls and develop new relationships with clients. Must be organized and a team player. Prior advertising experience a plus. Wage is base plus commission. E-mail resume to: publisher@springfieldtimes.net or drop resume and cover letter off at the Springfield Times office located at 741 Main St. Springfield, OR 97477.  (Placed 6/9/2014)

Marketing Consultant 

The Gresham Outlook, a twice-weekly newspaper, is seeking a high energy, motivated salesperson to join our sales team as an outside Marketing Consultant. We are looking for someone with previous advertising experience, a proven track record of success, a strong prospector, organizational and computer skills. An existing account base will be provided, but our new team member will be required to contact and create new accounts. Must have reliable transportation and a clean driving record. Pre-employment drug screen and good references required. This is a full time position with commission on all sales, a base salary, mileage expenses and full benefits that include health care and vacation. If you have a passion for sales and are committed to success, send your resume and cover letter to Cheryl Swart, Advertising Director – cswart@theoutlookonline.com (Placed 3/11/2014)


Editor 

Country Media Inc., with four media businesses on the Oregon coast and another seven in the upper Great Plains, has an opportunity for an editor at the Headlight Herald, Tillamook County's primary newspaper and digital information provider. You'll manage and create content for our multimedia website, social media platforms and weekly print product. You'll do lots of writing, focusing on original content and feature stories but also covering local government, business, school and community news. You'll manage two writers and a graphic artist, assuring that deadlines are met and high-quality products are produced. We'll expect you to have schooling or experience in digital content, broadcasting, journalism or a related field; strong skills in grammar, spelling, punctuation, syntax and vocabulary; a demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines; and an understanding of small-community cultures and values. Please send a quick letter of interest and your resume to publisher Adam Schwend at aschwend@countrymedia.net. (Placed 3/10/2014)


Reporter 

The Times serving Tigard, Tualatin and Sherwood has an immediate opening for an enthusiastic full-time reporter interested in writing for a suburban weekly newspaper. This reporter would cover the Tualatin community, which offers a rich array of interesting stories to delve into from breaking news, features and profiles to investigative, enterprise stories and government reporting. He or she will also serve as the feature writer for the Living Here section that runs in both The Times and Beaverton Valley Times. The ideal candidate will have a four-year degree in journalism and newspaper reporting experience. Strong writing and editing skills are a requirement, as is the ability to meet deadlines and manage several projects at one time. We are looking for a team player with a passion for accuracy, a sense of curiosity and the proven ability to turn out a large volume of compelling news content each week. Please email a letter of interest, resume and at least three samples of your published work to Christina Lent, managing editor, at clent@commnewspapers.com. No phone calls please. To learn more about our newspaper, visit www.tualatintimes.com or check out our Facebook page at facebook.com/tigardtualatintimes. (Placed 2/28/2014)


Press Operator

The News-Review is accepting applications for a Press Operator to help run our 10 unit Goss Urbanite. Experience preferred, but will train right individual with strong mechanical ability. Our fast-paced shop demands on-time runs and quality work. We are a daily, (6 days-Sunday thru Friday) paper. Work schedule will vary and will include Saturday nights. This is a full-time position with excellent benefits including 401K. Must be able to lift 80 pounds. Send resume to: Pressroom Manager, c/o The News-Review,345 NE Winchester St., Roseburg, OR 97470Or email: groberts@nrtoday.com (No phone calls please)  (Placed 1/25/2014)

 

 

 

 


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