Jobs Listings

NENPA maintains this job bank for journalists, editors, publishers, journalism photographers, newspaper ad sales, and more. Find or post all newspaper-related jobs and journalism jobs here. Browse through newspaper employment opportunities that are available throughout New England.

Posting a Job

Member newspapers may post journalism and newspaper job openings for FREE.

Non-members may also post job openings.
Cost: $400 per listing

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Current Job Listings


COPY EDITOR

The Newport Daily News in Newport, R.I., is seeking a full-time copy editor. Applicants should have experience in text editing, headline writing and page design. Applicants must be fluent in InDesign and Photoshop. The ideal candidate also will have knowledge of digital and social media.

Send cover letter, resume and samples of your work (headlines and page designs) to News Editor Harvey Peters at Peters@NewportRI.com or P.O. Box 420, Newport, RI 02840. No phone calls please.

Posted May 2016 (lt)


REPORTER

GateHouse Media/Wicked Local Media Solutions

Is Seeking a Reporter for the Milford Daily News - based in Milford, MA

The Milford Daily News is seeking a self-starter who knows the importance of local news and feature stories to fill a full-time reporter position. This is a town beat reporter post, based in Milford, covering a range of government meetings and local issues for print and online. Candidates should be accurate and tight writers.

We offer Health, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, Life Insurance and 401(k).

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume on our Careers website at:  http://careers.wickedlocal.com

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted April 2016 (dk)


CIRCULATION DIRECTOR CANDIDATES

Ogden Newspapers is seeking a circulation director for The Nashua Telegraph in southern New Hampshire.

We are looking for candidates able to successfully lead distribution and audience development at the community newspaper level.  Along with proven leadership and teambuilding skills, we need creative problem-solving and an energetic approach to marketing a community daily newspaper.

The Ogden Newspapers is a growing family-owned company. Our company has enduring faith in the newspaper industry, and we believe that our newspapers still surpass other media in providing the best value for our advertisers as well as the premier local news source for our readers. 

We offer a competitive salary with health coverage, vision /dental, life insurance, 401K, and vacation. If you are interested in a rewarding opportunity with a company that offers excellent career potential for the right individuals, please send us your resume and a cover letter briefly summarizing your talents and achievements, as well as salary requirements, to group circulation director Greg Pohl at gpohl@ogdennews.com.

Ogden Newspapers is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted April 2016 (lt)


NEWS-SIDE REPORTER

The Daily Hampshire Gazette in Northampton, Massachusetts, is recruiting news-side reporters. The 230-year-old paper is a vital and respected institution in the Pioneer Valley, providing both web-first breaking news and smart in-depth coverage for all platforms. It was named a Newspaper of the Year in 2015 in the NENPA contest. The Gazette offers a stimulating and collegial work environment and competitive pay and benefits.

To express interest, send a letter, resume and at least three examples of published journalism to Larry Parnass at editor@gazettenet.com.

Posted April 2016 (dk)


OXFORD COUNTY REPORTER

The Newsroom is looking for a news reporter to cover a general assignment beat in Oxford County, Maine. You will be based in our Norway Bureau.

The job includes covering live news events, courts, crime and town government, which involves a flexible work schedule, including some nights and weekends. The successful applicant will have a demonstrated capability to file timely and accurate reports. Must also display the ability and enthusiasm to tell stories visually with images and digital video. Candidate should be savvy and comfortable with using social media to curate stories and story ideas.

Cover letter must include the skills and talents you might bring to this award-winning news organization. Please include writing and photography samples or links to your work online. This is an exciting opportunity to work for a dynamic team with an excellent benefits package and compensation. Forward cover letter and resume to:

Sun Journal
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 4400, Lewiston, Me 04243-4400
Or email: humanresources@sunjournal.com

Sun Journal is a division of the Sun Media Group

Posted April 2016 (lt)


News/Copy Editor

The Chronicle, a family-owned afternoon daily newspaper in Willimantic, Conn., seeks a news/copy editor to work on the news desk.

Applicants should be proficient in Adobe InDesign and Photoshop or similar programs such as Quark. Knowledge of pagination is a plus. Must have a can-do attitude, a sense of humor and the ability to work as a team.

Daily assignments would include editing local and wire copy as well as building pages on deadline. 

Position is Monday through Friday in the morning and early afternoons as well as an occasional Friday night shift.

Email cover letter and resumes to Co-Editor Jennifer Lemanski at jlemanski@thechronicle.com.

Posted March 2016 (dk)


DIGITAL SALES CONSULTANT

We are looking for a highly motivated self-starter to sell digital and alternative advertising and marketing solutions to new business customers

The right individual will possess the skill set to develop relationships with new customers through cold calls.  We are searching for a Hunter!

If you are a highly motived self-starter with proven digital sales experience this job is for you.

Qualifications needed:

  • Skilled negotiator
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • At least two years of digital sales experience
  • Strong emphasis on mobile sales
  • Understanding of market research, audience reach and statistics for all online offerings
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Competence with primary social media, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube

We offer base plus commission, paid vacation, full medical/dental benefits and a 401K with company match.

We are the leading source of local news and information in Greater Attleboro.  A family owned company, we publish the Sun Chronicle, and the Foxboro Reporter, along with various community publications in print and online.

If you want to join a media company that produces engaging content across all platforms, let us know that this job offer is for you.

Please send resume and cover letter to Lynda Vallatini, Advertising Director at

lvallatini@thesunchronicle.com

EOE

Posted March 2016 (lt)


MULTI – MEDIA SALES CONSULTANT

We have a job offer for an innovative, self-motivated sales professional.  Is it yours?

We need the right individual to cultivate new business development through a consultative sales process.  Also, to design and implement presentations and promotional campaigns for new and existing clients and formulate sales strategies.

We are looking for a strong knowledge of digital sales concepts and the ability to conduct online sales.

Do you have strong decision making, problem solving, and analytical, interpersonal and organizational skills?

Our ideal candidate should have an understanding of available market research, circulation data, audience reach and statistics for all online and print offerings.

A willingness to participate in sales meetings and ongoing training classes.

As a consultant you will be expected to spend 70% of your day in field calling on accounts and meeting the established activity goals for the territory.

Bachelor’s degree or five or more years of proven experience working in sales.

This offer has a strong compensation and benefits package, we offer paid vacation, full medical/dental benefits and 401K with company match and best of all you will be part of an exceptional team that brings fresh products to its audience every day.  We are the leading source of local news and information in Greater Attleboro.  A family owned company we publish the Sun Chronicle, and the Foxboro Reporter, along with various community products.

If you want to join a media company that produces engaging content in print and multiple digital platforms, let us know that this job offer is for you.

Please send resume and cover letter to Lynda Vallatini, Advertising Director at

lvallatini@thesunchronicle.com

EOE

Posted March 2016 (dk)


GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Fill Time – Immediate Opening

Strong Digital Skills Required

The Sun Chronicle is looking for an experienced, full-time Graphic Designer to work in our fast-paced advertising department. The individual would be responsible for creating print ads that run in our daily, weekly, and monthly additions, as well as digital ads that appear on our website. Some production work for our contract print clients is also required. Some evening and Saturday work may be required on a case by case basis.
A minimum of 3 years graphic and web design experience is required. A bachelor’s degree in graphic design would be preferred. The ideal candidate should have a command of the following: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator (CS6), Flash, HTML Coding, CSS, Acrobat, Microsoft Office and FTP Clients.

Attractive benefits package including paid vacations, holidays, health and dental plan, plus a 401K plan. 

Send Resume and Portfolio Samples / Link To:

Matt Maxwell, Graphics Supervisor

mmaxwell@thesunchronicle.com

No phone calls, please

EOE

Posted March 2016 (lt)


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