Job Placement Service

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Open Positions

Print Advertising Sales

The Keizertimes is seeking an experienced print advertising sales account representative.
 
This position is responsible for sales of all print products (weekly newspaper and special sections) as well as sales for keizertimes.com.
 
Strong written and oral communications is required. Cold calling is key to this sales position.
 
Duties include: developing new advertising prospects, face-to-face sales presentations and creating advertising proposals. Quickly develop sales/product information knowledge. Assure minimum sales goals are met. 
 
Work hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Some night and weekend hours may be required.
 
Salary and commission based on experience.
 
Only experienced and qualify candidates will be  personally interviewed.
 
Send resume and cover letter to: publisher@keizertimes.com.
 
The Keizertimes is an equal opportunity employer.
 
(Posted 10/4/2019)

Press Person

Press person needed at a Tuesday through Saturday morning newspaper in Pendleton, Oregon. In addition to East Oregonian newspaper, our operation prints an array of weekly, bi-weekly and monthly publications. To join our team, you’ll need web press operation skills, an eye for color, mechanical ability, be a good communicator and work well with others.  Must be able to lift 50# and go up/down stairs on a regular basis.  Pendleton is near the Blue Mountains and has abundant outdoor recreation.  It is also a farming and ranching center and home to the famous Pendleton Round-Up rodeo.  Wage DOE plus benefits.   Benefits include Paid Time Off (PTO), insurances 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, or e-mail hr@eomediagroup.com.

(Posted 9/30/2019)

Sales Marketing Professional

Exciting opportunity for a skilled sales and marketing professional with knowledge of and contacts in the Bend, Ore. area.  

The Bulletin is Central Oregon’s leading media outlet.  More than just a newspaper, The Bulletin represents the community through events and print and digital products, bringing credible, relevant coverage to readers and advertisers.  

Can you be a part of our team?  We seek someone who is skilled in business development, contract negotiations, communicates clearly with an internal support team, thrives in a CRM driven environment and has outstanding proposal and presentation skills. There is a solid book of business, but the primary goal is growth and territory development.

Do you have what it takes? The ideal team member will be achievement focused and can work independently with the support of a solid team behind them; have consistent follow through and enjoy the challenge of working in a fast paced environment. Two or more years of sales experience with proven success in media or digital sales, and/or a degree in marketing is desired. 

The position is located in dynamic Bend, Oregon.  Central Oregon offers endless beauty, opportunities for outdoor recreation, an ever expanding craft beer scene, and no sales tax. Nestled in the Cascade mountains the region boasts recreation that people travel from far and wide to experience. From world class fly fishing, whitewater rafting, skiing, mountain biking, trail running, rock climbing just to name a few options there is truly something for everyone. 

The Bulletin was recently acquired by EO Media Group, a family-owned Oregon company, ensuring a continued focus on state and local journalism that resonates with readers. We are a drug-free workplace and an equal opportunity employer.

This position comes with generous compensation for someone with the drive and determination to succeed. Benefits include paid time off (PTO), a 401(k)/Roth 401(k) retirement plan, expense reimbursement and insurances. Send resume and letter of interest to hr@eomediagroup.com.

 (Posted 9/30/2019)

Reporter

The Daily Journal of Commerce, a Portland-based business-to-business news and information resource for the building industry in Oregon and Southwest Washington, has an opening for a business reporter covering architecture, engineering and construction.

We’re a small, fast-paced newsroom, and we’re looking for a journalist with a competitive streak who’s eager to provide quality print stories while also helping move the DJC to the next level of digital coverage for our subscribers.

Our ideal candidate:

is interested in helping our readers understand the worlds of architecture, engineering, construction, real estate and development in Oregon and Southwest Washington (with an emphasis on the Portland-metro area);

has the depth and versatility to handle breaking news, tightly written (but entertaining) features and profiles, and long-form stories that provide readers with an understanding of the industry’s issues and challenges;

has a proven ability to connect the dots to find the bigger picture;

is able to adapt writing style for print, online and social media platforms;

understands the written word isn’t the only way to tell a story (and has the video samples to prove it);

has experience using social media as a reporting tool.

To apply: Submit a resume and five published clips (provide direct links or attach Word docs). Video stories may be substituted for up to two written clips.

Please apply here: https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?c=2163213&d=BridgetowerMedia&r=5000530656006#/

(Posted 9/23/2019)

Multimedia Sales Executive

The Daily Journal of Commerce is Oregon’s recognized source of building industry news, business leads, project information, public records and legal notices.  We have an opening for a strategic, innovative, and results-oriented sales executive in our Portland office. The multimedia sales executive is a critical role responsible for building and selling omnichannel marketing solutions to businesses, law firms, contractors and related segments.  This position is charged with developing, presenting and closing sales for new and existing customers. Marketing solutions include web and mobile advertising, search engine marketing, social media solutions, video, behavioral targeting, event sponsorship and print advertising for fulfilling customer needs that span all categories of medium to large local and national businesses. 

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Create compelling proposals and presentations based on current sales offerings

    Meet and exceed sales goals by maintaining and growing a book of business

    Client relationship building with account management

    Expansion and advancement of opportunities to improve customer and territory revenues through the introduction of new/ improved digital products or sales tactics

    Achieve comprehensive understanding of ThriveHive Marketing Services

    Ongoing prioritization & reprioritization of work assignments, prospecting and account management, with a focus on those that achieve a profitable return on investment & reduce customer churn

    Prospecting, forecasting & planning for future business

    Network and promote a positive and consistent brand image on behalf of the company

    Ensure customer satisfaction by maintaining solid relationships and serving as an industry expert to decision makers

    Utilize CRM to track and support sales efforts

    Required Skills:

    Minimum of 2 years of successful outside sales experience

    Solid digital knowledge, including SEM, SEO, websites, etc. and consultative sales acumen

    A proven track record in developing new business and achieving individual sales goals

    Advertising or marketing industry experience 

    Fluency in print media and general competency for print advertising

    An understanding of the construction industry and/or digital marketing products is a plus

    We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits program.

    To apply, please follow this link: https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?c=2163213&d=BridgetowerMedia&r=5000537385706#/ 

    GateHouse Media and all subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and value diversity in our workplace.

    (Posted 9/23/2019)

    Page Designer and Copy Editor

    The Bulletin, a daily newspaper serving Central Oregon, seeks an experienced page designer and copy editor who will play a primary role in the daily production of the sports section. This position is based in our Bend, Ore. office.

    The successful candidate will possess the skills to assemble a visually appealing and smart-reading section on deadline, have strong editing skills and a grasp of Associated Press style. Other requirements include pagination skills, along with the ability to write story-selling headlines, challenge and improve both wire and local copy, and make sound news decisions. Digital savvy is important.

    Knowledge of page-design software and a wide range of sports is essential. Experience with DTI / Newscycle Solutions or BLOX Total CMS, InDesign, PhotoShop and Illustrator is a plus. Must be willing to work night and weekend shifts. A bachelor's degree in journalism or a related field, plus daily newspaper design experience, is preferred.

    The Bulletin is the daily newspaper located in Bend, a vibrant Central Oregon city surrounded by snow-capped mountains and boundless outdoor recreation opportunities.  The Bulletin was recently acquired by EO Media Group, a family-owned Oregon company, ensuring a continued focus on state and local journalism that resonates with readers. 

    We are a drug-free workplace and an equal opportunity employer.

    Benefits for this full time position include Paid Time Off (PTO), insurances and a 401(k)/Roth 401(k) retirement plan. 

    Send design samples, resume and letter of interest to hr@eomediagroup.com.

    (Posted 9/18/2019)

     

    Sports Reporter

    Come join a dynamic newsroom on the beautiful Oregon coast.
     
    We’re a twice-weekly, award-winning newspaper covering Lincoln County with an editorial staff of six searching for a sports reporter. The sports reporter would cover four high schools in Lincoln County as well as Outdoors stories on fishing, hunting, watersports, hiking and everything in between.
     
    Our ideal candidate is someone who can bounce seamlessly between daily work and long-term projects, collaborating with an editor create consistent, excellent journalism.
     
    The reporter would be responsible for writing 4-5 articles for the Wednesday and Friday editions. Our selected candidate will also assist with proofreading pages on production days (Tuesdays and Thursdays).
     
    This position will include some weekend and evening work.
     
    Mandatory skills:
    ·      Self-sufficiency
    ·      Ability to juggle short- and long-term deadlines
    ·      Eagerness to pitch and execute deep-dive projects
    ·      Open collaboration with editor and photographer
    ·      Strong negotiation skills — developing trust and access within your beat
    ·      Expertise writing in AP style
    ·      Dependability and consistency hitting deadlines
    ·      A friendly attitude, especially when representing the paper to the community
    ·      Strong sense of journalistic ethics
    ·      A belief in the value of community news
    Preferred skills:
    ·      Social media savvy (Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram)
    ·      Photography
    ·      Competence with Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign
    Mandatory gear:
    ·      Drivers license, reliable vehicle and current proof of auto insurance (company reimburses gas)
     
    Education:
    A Bachelor's degree or higher in journalism or other communication equivalent preferred.
     
    Experience:
    Two years of professional experience. Recent college graduates with clips from college publications and internships will be considered.
     
    Salary range:
    $28,000 to $35,000
    Benefits include paid vacation and sick time, as well as health insurance and 401k.
    Applicants should provide a resume, cover letter, and a portfolio of approximately five clips to Publisher Jeremy Burke
     
    (Posted 8/28/2019)

    General Assignment Reporter

     
    Come join a dynamic newsroom on the beautiful Oregon coast.
     
    We’re a twice-weekly, award-winning newspaper covering Lincoln County with an editorial staff of eight searching for a general assignment reporter. The reporter would cover the education beat, as well as stories from the rural communities in east Lincoln County.
     
    Our ideal candidate is someone who can bounce seamlessly between daily work and long-term projects, collaborating with an editor and a photographer to create consistent, excellent journalism.
     
    The reporter would be responsible for writing 3-4 articles for the Wednesday and Friday editions. Our selected candidate will also assist with proofreading pages on production days (Tuesdays and Thursdays).
     
    This position will include some weekend and evening work.
     
    Mandatory skills:
    ·      Self-sufficiency
    ·      Ability to juggle short- and long-term deadlines
    ·      Eagerness to pitch and execute deep-dive projects
    ·      Open collaboration with editor and photographer
    ·      Strong negotiation skills — developing trust and access within your beat
    ·      Expertise writing in AP style
    ·      Dependability and consistency hitting deadlines
    ·      A friendly attitude, especially when representing the paper to the community
    ·      Strong sense of journalistic ethics
    ·      A belief in the value of community news
    Preferred skills:
    ·      Social media savvy (Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram)
    ·      Photography
    ·      Competence with Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign
    Mandatory gear:
    ·      Drivers license, reliable vehicle and current proof of auto insurance (company reimburses gas)
     
    Education:
    A Bachelor's degree or higher in journalism or other communication equivalent preferred.
     
    Experience:
    Two years of professional experience. Recent college graduates with clips from college publications and internships will be considered.
     
    Salary range:
    $28,000 to $35,000
    Benefits include paid vacation and sick time, as well as health insurance and 401k.
    Applicants should provide a resume, cover letter, and a portfolio of approximately five clips to Publisher Jeremy Burke
     
    (Posted 8/28/2019)

    Editor/Reporter - Central Oregon

    Excellent community journalist? A Central Oregon weekly newspaper/multimedia news organization is seeking an editor/reporter to lead its news coverage team. Duties will include writing daily stories, photography, editing, page design and working with other staff members to manage editorial content for print, websites and social media. Must be able to produce good work rapidly and consistently meet deadlines on a team that provides relevant news for Central Oregon. Drug-free workplace. Salary based on experience.

    To apply, please email cover letter, resume, references and at least three samples of published work, including photos, to John Schrag, executive editor, jschrag@pamplinmedia.com, or publisher Tony Ahern, TAhern@MadrasPioneer.com. Put “CO Editor” in the subject line.

    (Posted 8/8/2019)

    Editor

    EO Media Group seeks an energetic, creative, hard-working Editor to oversee The Observer and additional EOMG publications, plus offer regional collaboration in beautiful Northeast Oregon.  This is not an entry-level position. 

    This is a golden opportunity to manage and mentor our newsroom employees as you set high editorial standards.  This full-time management position requires an experienced journalist and a leader who is passionate about local news and excited about the opportunity to plan, develop and oversee content for The Observer and related publications through all communication channels — print, web, digital edition, eNewsletters, social media and special publications.  This is a hands-on, working editor position who will edit and write stories and editorials, assist with breaking news coverage, take photos, post daily to our website and use social media to engage with our passionate readers. 

    The chosen candidate will assist with researching and developing story ideas pertinent to the region, edit all areas of our various platforms, collaborate with our design team and maintain a close working relationship with production and management as well as work closely with publishers to plan and execute further growth and assist with company-wide editorial initiatives.  A successful editor will help our reporters uncover local stories, select stories for coverage and communicate with officials, sources and readers. Strong people skills and an ability to manage and motivate a team is a must, along with the ability and willingness to wear many hats, from high-level editorial strategies down to basic journalism and in-person community engagement.  Our expectation is that you will set high editorial standards and motivate your team to produce compelling, accurate community journalism that wins followers and awards and makes a difference in our community.

    The Observer is based in LaGrande, Ore. is part of the family-owned, award winning EO Media Group of newspapers. EO Media Group owns Northwest newspapers and websites  that provide accurate, fair and timely reporting about the people and issues impacting the communities we serve, reflecting the responsibility and spirit of a free press.

    Competitive pay plus paid time off, 401(k) /401(k) Roth retirement plan and insurances. Candidates with an education in journalism or a related field, plus newspaper and leadership experience should send a resume and letter of interest to  hr@eomediagroup.com

    (Posted 8/5/2019)

    Reporter

    Are you ready for outdoor adventures in Montana? We are an award-winning weekly in south central Montana. We need a reporter to help us elevate our news and photo coverage. Big Timber is a small town surrounded by mountains and just 80 or so miles from Yellowstone National Park. You will find friendly people and bushels of news, features and sports stories to cover. There are many opportunities for advancement in our newspaper group. If you are ready for Montana, email me — editor Jeff Durham — at editor@bigtimberpioneer.net or call me at 971 228-9248. This is a great chance for you to show off your skills and break into community journalism.
     
    (Posted 8/5/2019)

    Sales Manager

    Are you looking for a challenge?

    Ready to make a change?

    Do you want to be a part of building something great?

    Do you have energy and ideas?

    Eagle Web Press, a prominent regional newspaper and commercial printing facility in Salem Oregon is looking for someone to join our progressive team as a working Sales Manager.

    Eagle Web is growing. We are now one of very few commercial web printing facilities in the Northwest to have open web (conventional), UV cured AND heat-set printing capabilities. We also have within our corporate structure, digital, sheet-fed, full-service bindery and a large mailing service on site.

    We are looking for an experienced print sales manager to help build on an existing sales and CSR staff. Must sell as part of the position, develop sales strategies, layout sales plans and goals for sales staff, find and assign leads, work with and train existing staff and find and hire additional staff when needed.

    Will be a base salary PLUS commissions and bonuses.  Full time, exempt position with a generous offering of benefits that include health care, dental, life insurance, FSA, 401(k), vacation, sick and personal time.  EOE.  Salary range commensurate with experience – range $40 to $70K/per year.

    If this is an opportunity that interests you, please reply with a cover letter and resume to mleopard@eaglewebpress.com

    We are looking to fill this position immediately, so if you feel you have what it takes, hit the keyboard and make it happen.

    (Posted 7/29/2019)

    Sales Executive for Oregon Wine Magazine 

    Oregon Wine Press is seeking a full-time advertising sales executive. Strong organizational skills, confident and knowledgeable in the wine industry, a passion for grapes is a bonus but not required. Former sales experience in the hospitality industry with an ability to build relationships with advertisers is desired. A strong work ethic, general computer knowledge and the ability to work independently and meet deadlines is a plus

    In exchange for your talents, we offer a base wage plus commission and provide you with a solid benefits package. Pre-employment drug screening will be conducted. AA/EOE

    Please send your resume to Ossie Bladine, Associate Publisher at the News Register: obladine@newsregister.com.

    (Posted 7/22/2019)

    News Editor

    Our weekly is looking forward to introducing our new Editor to this bustling community in Central Washington. Editor will handle news writing and editing while managing a staff of three. Community news and features is important to our readers but so is a commitment to high school sports, county fairs and rodeos.

    Our editor will be fluent in page design software and Photoshop and have some experience in producing a weekly newspaper. Salary is equitable with publications of like size and health care benefits are available.

    Your resume, cover letter and references are welcomed at NewsAps.Blindbox@outlook.com. All replies will be kept confidential, please include information on how and when to best contact you for continued discussions.

    (Posted 7/9/2019)

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