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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.

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Current Job Listings


MULTI-MEDIA ACCOUNT EXECUTIVES-AUTOMOTIVE

BASED IN VARIOUS MASS. LOCATIONS

Gatehouse Media/Wicked Local Media Solutions is seeking experienced Multi-Media Account Executives to join our growing operation. This person will be responsible for growing online, print and direct mail advertising revenues within the automotive category. Responsibilities Include: Proactively prospect, grow and maintain advertising business within the automotive category, Sell digital and traditional marketing campaigns which include SEM, SEO, Mobile, Display, Social Media, Print, Direct Mail and 3rd Party Website Packages, Work with agencies that handle automotive customers, Engage and strategize with advertising clients to demonstrate Gatehouse Media’s value proposition and how we can assist them in meeting their marketing objectives. Work in collaboration with Automotive Category Manager to execute strategic initiatives in support of increasing revenues and present media solutions to existing and prospective clients. Requirements: The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years media/online advertising sales experience with demonstrated success in growing revenue, Must have a hunter mentality, tireless work ethic, and demonstrated success in generating new business as well as a willingness to make a high volume of daily calls, Proven track record of sales success, Understand and be able to articulate the value proposition of  both digital and traditional marketing, Demonstrated proficiency in SFDC or similar CRM solution, Experience working with and/or selling to automotive dealers and agencies a plus, Great people skills. The ability to inspire, build and lead others, Entrepreneurial instincts and a willingness to develop untested sales products and strategies, A commitment to exceptional customer service, Excellent negotiation and presentation skills, Proficient in MS Office applications.  To apply, submit a cover letter and resume on our Careers website at:  http://careers.wickedlocal.com

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted January 2016 (dk)


NEWS REPORTER

The Sentinel & Enterprise, serving North Central Mass., is looking to fill an open position for an enterprising and energetic reporter to work in a fast-paced, digital first environment. Great opportunity for reporter at weekly to move to a daily, or for a recent journalism grad who has worked a successful internship or done freelance work. The successful candidate is an organized multitasker, with good eyes and ears for developing news and features on beat comprising three towns, while serving as watchdog of local government. Our reporters also shoot photos and videos, and use social media — Twitter, Tout and Facebook — for reporting, news gathering and audience building. Clear writing and a firm grasp of AP style are necessary. Send resume, cover letter and your best clips to Editor Charles St. Amand at cstamand@sentinelandenterprise.com. No phone calls, please.

Posted January 2016 (lt)


PRESSMAN (full time)

The Chronicle, a family-owned, independent newspaper since 1877, is looking for an experienced pressman to help operate its web offset press. Aside from printing its own daily newspaper, The Chronicle is also a busy commercial printer.

Candidate should have a minimum 2 years experience in web printing. Must be dependable, a quick learner, have a strong work ethic and a commitment to quality.

If qualified and interested, email cover letter and resume to: Pressroom@thechronicle.com.

Or, send by mail to: Pressroom Manager, The Chronicle, 1 Chronicle Road, Willimantic, CT 06226.

Posted January 2016 (dk)


STAFF REPORTER

The Nashoba Valley Voice, a weekly based in the Lowell Sun newsroom, has an immediate opening for a staff reporter to cover two towns. While the Voice is a weekly, we maintain a digital-first environment dedicated to keeping our readers informed on a daily basis. While this is mainly a writing job, our reporters also shoot photos and videos. They also use social media — Twitter, Tout and Facebook — to report and build audience. Clear writing and a firm grasp of AP style are necessary. Send resume, cover letter and your five best clips to jpaluzzi@nashobavalleyvoice.com.

Posted January 2016 (lt)


Editor in Chief

for The Patriot Ledger in Quincy, MA and The Enterprise in Brockton, MA

GateHouse Media New England/Wicked Local Media Solutions is seeking an experienced, digitally oriented and experimental editorial leader to direct the newsrooms of The Patriot Ledger (Quincy, MA) and The Enterprise (Brockton, MA). Commitment to community journalism is our top priority. The EIC will be a bold, innovative, and visionary leader with remarkable journalism credentials; a track record of success in developing multimedia content strategies; and business instincts that transcend the newsroom. The successful candidate will continue the transformation of our news operations through the seamless integration of mobile, digital, social and print products and through improving our relevancy and differentiation through a dedication to quality and continuous improvement. This high-visibility position will be responsible for developing and executing complementary content and reader engagement strategies that define our branded customer experience. This individual will be passionate about our brands, impatient for success, and able to inspire transformational change. We seek an innovator who loves to experiment and drive meaningful change. To apply, submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirements on our Careers website at:  http://careers.wickedlocal.com. For a more detailed job description and to determine qualifications and interest please contact Anne Marie Dorsey at adorsey@wickedlocal.com

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted January 2016 (dk)


Events & Special Projects Sales Representative – based in Randolph, MA

GateHouse Media New England/Wicked Local Media Solutions is seeking an experienced Events & Special Projects Sales Representative who is capable of brokering sponsorship agreements for our extensive line-up of community events. Our events range from large, public gatherings and general interest attractions to more narrowly-focused activities that appeal primarily to distinct segments of the community. They each represent a rare and wonderful opportunity for businesses to connect with their consumer target markets in-person. This is an exciting position. For each event (typically 8-10 per year), you will work with our Sales Development Director, Regional Ad Directors, Publishers and others to develop a list of prospects. Then you’ll research to find contact information for key personnel in those organizations, initiate contact and set up a meeting to discuss the opportunity.  With support from your colleagues you’ll prepare creative ideas and proposals for how each prospective partner could get the most out of participating in our event. At the meeting you’ll lead a discussion and negotiate an agreement that delivers tremendous ROI for our sponsor.You will provide an extraordinary level of customer service to our sponsors throughout the lifecycle of the event, making certain that all deliverables promised are fulfilled and that our partners have a rewarding experience – laying a solid foundation for our ongoing relationship with the organization. Candidates for this new position must have significant experience in outbound B2B sales, public relations and marketing. Experience selling sponsorships for events, and/or selling marketing services or advertising is preferred. Experience working in a corporate PR/public affairs role would also be quite helpful, as would experience in organizing large events. We are looking for a seasoned professional with expertise in navigating businesses and putting together partnerships – including matching appropriate prospects to each event, writing win-win proposals, negotiating terms and executing on plans. This is a role for a persistent, self-driven, results-oriented businessperson who is quite comfortable working within the highest levels of an organization.  To be successful, you’ll need outstanding writing and presenting skills, as well as full proficiency with MS Office. To apply, submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirements on our Careers website at:  http://careers.wickedlocal.com

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted January 2016 (lt)


Editor-Walpole/Medfield - Walpole based

GateHouse Media New England/Wicked Local Media Solutions is seeking an Editor for Walpole and Medfield. Responsible for the Walpole Times, a top-tier Metro Unit paper and the Medfield Press, a smaller, but not less vibrant publication. Standard editorial duties include defining news coverage, assigning stories and photos, editing copy and coaching the reporter. Successful candidate will work in concert with the Metro Editorial team to plan for and execute a plan to ensure the long-term success of the paper. Critical to this position: A strong digital background. To apply, submit a cover letter and resume on our Careers website at:  http://careers.wickedlocal.com

Editor-Brookline - Needham based

GateHouse Media New England/Wicked Local Media Solutions is seeking an Editor for Brookline. Responsible for the Brookline TAB, a top-tier Metro Unit paper. Standard editorial duties include defining news coverage, assigning stories and photos, editing copy and coaching the staff of one full and one half-time reporter. Successful candidate will work in concert with the Metro Editorial team to plan for and execute a plan to ensure the long-term success of the paper. Critical to this position: A strong digital background. The TAB Wicked Local site is typically in the top-five for online traffic in GateHouse Media New England. To apply, submit a cover letter and resume on our Careers website at:  http://careers.wickedlocal.com

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted January 2016 (dk)


STAFF WRITER

The Valley Advocate, an alternative-weekly newspaper printed in Northampton, Mass., is looking for a staff writer to round out its editorial team. The ideal candidate will be familiar with Western Massachusetts nightlife, arts, music, food, and culture. She or he will have a good nose for news and a fun writing voice. We don't do fluff at the Advocate; even feature profiles have to have a compelling news hook. Being bilingual and/or having photography skills are a plus. A candidate with a year or two working as a journalist or freelancer is preferable. We're looking for a staff writer who can conduct a stellar interview, file public information requests, and write to meet daily deadlines. The job pays $28,000-$30,000 per year, depending on skill level, and benefits. 

If you're interested, send writing samples and resume to editor@valleyadvocate.com or 115 Conz St., Northampton, MA, 01060. 

Posted January 2016 (lt)


PART-TIME REPORTER(S) WANTED

The Hull Times, an award-winning family-owned weekly newspaper on the South Shore of Boston, is looking for part-time reporters. A typical assignment might include covering a governmental meeting in the evening, following up on a news tip, or interviewing and writing a profile of a local resident. Strong writing and interpersonal skills required. Web, science, or finance background a plus.

Email writing samples and resume to Linnea Holmes at linneaholmes@yahoo.com

Posted December 2015 (dk)


MARKETING MANAGER

We have a job offer for an innovative marketing and sales professional.  Is it yours?

We need the right individual to create and administer programs for advertising and circulation promotion, retention and growth.  Also to oversee product branding, community engagement, promotional sales support and develop and implement comprehensive data-driven marketing plans.  This individual will collaborate with multiple departments to build and manage a top notch marketing strategy.

Do you have strong decision making, problem-solving, analytical, interpersonal, and organizational skills?  Are you deadline-driven, have the ability to engage in long term planning and the ability to evaluate results in a timely manner?  Are you creative and willing to color outside the lines?

It will take a bachelor’s degree in marketing, advertising, communications or business and/or five or more years of proven experience working in a corporate marketing environment with proven success to land this offer.  Prior newspaper/media experience will knock it out of the park.

This offer has a strong compensation and benefits package, we offer paid vacation, full medical/dental benefits and a 401K with company match and best of all you will be part of an exceptional team that bring 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 TMC 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

Posted December 2015 (lt)


PUBLISHER

The publisher of the Daily Hampshire Gazette and The Recorder is retiring and we’re looking to hire a new publisher for our Massachusetts operations.

We’re looking for someone who knows print and digital advertising through and through, loves news in all its forms, and can hit budget.

The Gazette and Recorder, published since the late 1700s, are award-winning, small-town dailies located in Northampton and Greenfield with talented and devoted staffs. The area's five nationally-recognized colleges, two county seats and New England history make for an interesting mashup of tradition and passion.

The Recorder and the Gazette belong to Newspapers of New England, Inc., family-owned since the late 1800s. NNE publishes two other dailies - the Valley News in West Lebanon, N.H., the Concord (N.H.) Monitor – and the twice-weekly Monadnock Ledger-Transcript in Peterborough, N.H., along with many other digital, weekly and periodic publications.

If interested, please email a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to Aaron Julien, President of NNE, at ajulien@nnenews.com.

Newspapers of New England, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted December 2015 (dk)


POLICE/COURT REPORTER

The Sentinel & Enterprise of North Central Massachusetts is looking to fill its police and courts reporter position, which is opening Jan. 4. We're looking for an enterprising and energetic reporter to work in a fast-paced, digital-first environment and break news. Great opportunity for reporter at a smaller daily or weekly to move up, or a veteran reporter who's taken a buyout but is still looking to cover and write interesting stories. Will also consider newcomers to the business who have had successful reporting internships. The person we're looking for is an organized multitasker, with good eyes and ears for developing news and feature stories. While this is mainly a writing job, our reporters also shoot photos and videos. They also use social media — Twitter, Tout and Facebook — to report and build audience. Clear writing and a firm grasp of AP style are necessary. Send resume, cover letter and your five best clips to Editor Charles St. Amand at cstamand@sentinelandenterprise.com. No phone calls, please.

Posted December 2015 (lt)


ADVERTISING DIRECTOR

The Enterprise is searching for an advertising director with strong leadership skills to oversee print and digital advertising and marketing revenue. The director will lead a staff of seven to develop strategies and provide a consultative sales approach in a diverse market that is largely driven by a resort economy.

We are looking for ability to manage, motivate, mentor, sell and identify sales opportunities. Also important are the abilities to forecast, set revenue goals and identify marketing trends.

The director of sales will work directly with the publisher and will be major player in the company’s collaborative management team.

The Enterprise is a small group of four weekly newspapers in the Cape Cod towns of Falmouth, Mashpee, Bourne and Sandwich. Operated by the third generation of private ownership, it is the dominant media in its market and well respected in the community.

Please send letter of interest and resume to Bill Hough, publisher, at bhough@capenews.net.

Posted November 2015 (dk)


REPORTER

The Eagle-Tribune is looking for an energetic, enthusiastic self-starter who is comfortable working in multiple types of media; reporting and writing stories; shooting simple photos and videos to accompany their work when appropriate; and immersed in the networks of social media.  You should be nimble and able to tailor your approach to stories to satisfy audiences viewing your work in print, on a desktop browser, mobile device or tablet.  Candidates should be organized and tenacious and have a passion for journalism in the digital age. You'll be expected to develop sources, generate story ideas and break news.

Ideal candidates should have a bachelor's degree in journalism or a related field, but we really want to know what you're able to do in a modern newsroom. Three years’ experience writing for a daily publication required.  Candidates must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record, reliable transportation and current auto insurance.

Please email resume and cover letter with salary requirements, along with examples of materials demonstrating your skills and experience to hr@northofboston.com.

The Eagle-Tribune is part of the North of Boston Media Group, a subsidiary of Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc., a multi-media company based in North Andover, MA, with 8 newspaper publications which include four daily newspapers (The Eagle-Tribune, The Salem News, Daily News of Newburyport and Gloucester Daily Times), magazines and award winning websites.  For more information on NOBMG, visit http://www.nobmg.com.

North of Boston Media Group offers a comprehensive benefits package; including health, dental, vision, life, long and short term disability, and 401(k).

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted November 2015 (lt)


MARKETING, EVENTS and SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR

Providence Business News, in Providence RI, is looking for an energetic, well organized and enthusiastic individual to help sustain, grow and promote our successful portfolio of events, publications and online platforms.

The Marketing & Events Coordinator is a key point person for all PBN events and promotions, including the planning and execution of monthly events as well as marketing and promoting the PBN brand.

Excellent time management and organizational skills are essential to ensure success. 

Duties and Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

  • Promote PBN, i.e. events, readership/subscription offers and advertising supplements through all available outlets
  • Establish & maintain effective relationships with suppliers and trade partners
  • Maintain, update and coordinate all application forms for award programs
  • Manage event details, including registration, tickets, seating, trophies, signage, badges, etc.
  • Manage all PBN.com event pages, social media and email marketing campaigns

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Ability to work independently and to take initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure and accurately complete tasks on deadline
  • Proficient use of event registration and email marketing software and social media platforms
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to negotiate and relate well to people inside and outside of the organization with diplomacy and tact
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

We offer a fun and friendly work environment, competitive pay, health benefits, subsidized parking and more!

Interested candidates should send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to:

Events@pbn.com

Posted November 2015 (dk)


PUBLISHER/EDITOR

The St. John Valley Times, in beautiful Aroostook County, Maine is seeking a highly motivated individual to lead a diverse group of talented people, including sales, news and production teams, to produce a newspaper and other print and web products.

Our well-established company offers 

• Low-cost medical insurance for employees 

• Paid vacation, holidays and sick days

• Employer-matched 401K plan

• Employer-paid life insurance

• Employer-paid short-term disability

Send resume to maine@wallsnewspapers.com.

Posted September 2015 (dk)


PRESSMAN

The Chronicle, a family-owned, local independent newspaper since 1877, is looking for an experienced pressman to help operate its web offset press.

Candidate should have a minimum 2 years experience in web printing. We would consider training the right mechanically inclined individual as an apprentice.

The Chronicle prints commercial jobs as well as its own family of products.

Email cover letter and resume to: Pressroom@thechronicle.com.

Or, send by mail to: Pressroom, The Chronicle, 1 Chronicle Road, Willimantic, CT 06226.

Posted September 2015 (lt)


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