NENPA maintains a job bank for journalists, editors, publishers, journalism photographers, newspaper ad sales, and more. Find or post New England newspaper and journalism jobs by browsing through the employment opportunities listed below.

To submit a job posting email info@nenpa.com. NENPA member newspapers may post journalism and newspaper job openings for FREENon-NENPA members may post a job openings for $400 per listing.

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CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

AME, Local News

The Republican-American, The Sunday Republican and rep-am.com in Waterbury, Conn. have an opportunity for you to make a difference for our readers and communities as our assistant managing editor, local news.

This in-the-trenches AME plays a critical role in upholding our high standards for ethical, accurate, enterprising journalism. The AME, working for the managing editor and closely with assignment editors, is responsible for developing the best possible daily and weekend reports for rep-am.com and print editions. Among this newsroom leader’s responsibilities:

— Monitoring and keeping rep-am.com updated, fresh and engaging

— Working directly with editors and reporters on developing enterprising stories both for the daily and weekend editions. This includes brainstorming ideas, assigning stories, content and line editing, and working with layout editors as they design and produce packages or special pages.

— Working regularly and closely with the company’s webmaster to address concerns and develop new features

— Coordinating special reports and projects, and overseeing coverage of newsroom-wide reporting such as Election Night

— Leading weekly story planners and weekend meetings; tracking story ideas and keeping tabs on their progress

— Contributing daily to social media efforts

— Supporting the editor’s and managing editor’s goals and expectations for the news staff and the stories we publish

Job requirements include experience as a bureau chief or assignment editor; knowledge and a track record of working with online journalism, including video editing, website management and social media; the ability to problem solve and multi-task in a challenging deadline environment; and a passion for and belief in quality journalism that engages, educates and informs. Reporting experience preferred. Send resume, cover letter, clips to AME/Local News, ra-hr@rep-am.com. EOE.

Posted July 2018

Layout and copy editors

Up-and-coming layout and copy editors: We’ve got an opportunity for you to learn how to push your design, editing and production to the next level at the Republican-American and The Sunday Republican in Waterbury, Conn. This full-time position requires some daily newsroom experience and demands InDesign or Quark skills, attention to detail, a love of news, nerves of steel on deadline and a commitment to both accuracy and good content. Opportunity to learn from our experienced designers and copy editors, with long-term potential for advancement. EOE. Send resume, samples to ra-hr@rep-am.com with LAYOUT AND COPY EDITOR in the subject line.

Posted May 2018

Staff Writer

Providence Business News, Southern New England’s leading business publication, is looking for an enterprising, energetic reporter to help cover one of the nation’s most diverse business communities. From finance to manufacturing to health care to politics to tourism to technology, Providence and the surrounding region provide an endless variety of stories.

PBN breaks news, but we also give the business community a smart take on what is happening. We inform our readers through multiple channels, from a weekly print edition, digital reporting, regular community-based panel discussions and other emerging technologies.

We would prefer a business reporting background, but it is more important to demonstrate an interest in learning and a talent for clear communication.

PBN is locally owned, meaning we care about this community; it is where we live.

Send resume and writing samples to:

Mark S. Murphy, editor, editor@pbn.com. No phone calls.

Posted April 2018

Advertising Representative

The Addison Independent is seeking to hire a top-notch advertising representative with sales experience to sell new and service established accounts in Addison, Rutland, and Chittenden counties in central Vermont.

The Addison Independent is an award-winning, twice-weekly community newspaper based in Middlebury, Vt, a college town with a Nordic and alpine ski area 15 miles away. Excellent hiking, fishing, swimming, road and mountain biking right out your door.

Individual must be excited to represent existing print and digital marketing plans as well as budding new digital platforms. Challenging, fast-paced work both within the office and on the road. Must have professional appearance, attention to detail and a creative attitude.

This position offers ample opportunity to excel. Competitive compensation with health care package, 401K benefits and flexible work schedule. Excellent opportunity for learning or honing sales/business skills.

To apply, send résumé and cover letter to: Angelo@addisonindependent.com.

Posted April 2018

Multimedia Reporter (Berlin-Plainville)
Record-Journal

Full-time (40 hours/week, benefits eligible)

Job description:
Digital first, multimedia reporter covering all aspects of the community in words, photos and video.

Duties:

  • Produce accurate, compelling written and visual content on deadline with a digital first approach.
  • Shoot and edit video.
  • Take photos.
  • Community engagement/audience building through Facebook, Twitter and other social media.
  • Perform other duties as necessary

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of digital news media and reporting normally acquired through the completion of a degree and 2-3 years of experience.
  • Excellent reporting/writing skills, ability to report accurately and quickly.
  • Video editing/photography skills
  • Excellent knowledge of social media platforms (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat) for professional use
  • Flexible schedule. Ability to work nights and weekends as needed.
  • Reliable transportation

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to Mike Savino, Local and State News Editor, at msavino@record-journal.com by Thursday, April 12.

Posted April 2018

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