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Boone Newspapers Inc.

Employment Opportunities
Start here; go anywhere... Do your career goals exceed your current position? Are you self-motivated, willing to work hard as part of a team to grow professionally as you help our organization grow and succeed? Want to work in a newspaper and community media organization that has confidence in our industry and is investing its future? Find out if you fit a company with a strong track record of developing people, newspapers and communities. At Boone Newspapers we have excellent opportunities in advertising, news and for those who seek to become publishers. Excellent pay, bonus, benefits. Send inquiries to BNI Vice President Kevin Cooper at kevin.cooper@natchezdemocrat.com.



ALABAMA


Andalusia Newspapers, Inc.
The Andalusia Star-News

General Assignment/Sports Reporter
The Andalusia Star-News seeks a general assignment and sports reporter to join its staff. The job offers applicants a chance to practice exclusively local community journalism -- in the form of news writing, sports writing, photography and design. Our newsroom produces five print editions each week, along a quarterly lifestyles magazine, several annual magazines, and a web site. Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or a related field. The full-time position offers competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities to advance within the company and other companies.,

Andalusia, which was named Alabama's top town in a ranking of small cities across America, is a haven for those who love the outdoors.

Send resume with clips or links to stories and other examples of your work to Michele Gerlach, michele.gerlach@andalusiastarnews.com.




General Assignment Reporter
The Clanton Advertiser in central Alabama seeks a general assignment reporter to join our award-winning staff. The position offers applicants a chance to practice exclusively local community journalism--in the form of news writing, sports writing, opinion writing, photography and design--along with a fast-paced newsroom that produces two newspapers, a monthly lifestyles magazine and several annual magazines along with their respective web sites.

Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or a related field. The full-time position offers competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities to advance within the company and other companies.

Clanton enjoys one of the state's best locations, along Interstate 65 between the state's two largest cities, Birmingham and Montgomery. Chilton County is perhaps best known for its delicious peaches. Travelers from around the country stop by on their way to and from Gulf Coast beaches for peaches, peach ice cream and other treats related to the fruit. Clanton hosts the annual Peach Festival, which includes a parade, live music, pageants, fishing tournament, cook-off and other events.

Send resume with clips or links to stories and other examples of your work to Stephen Dawkins, managing editor, The Clanton Advertiser, stephen.dawkins@clantonadvertiser.com. No phone calls, faxes or walk-ins, please.


Greenville Newspapers, LLC
The Greenville Advocate

Marketing Consultant
The Greenville Newspapers, LLC seeks a talented professional to join its award-winning team as a marketing consultant.

The successful candidate will provide solutions to the marketing needs of area businesses. A professional attitude, strong work ethic and the desire to be successful are musts. Opportunity includes competitive salary plus commission/bonus package and comprehensive benefits including BCBS, dental, profit sharing, 401k and paid vacation. To apply, EMAIL resume and a minimum of three professional references to Tracy Salter, publisher, The Greenville Advocate, tracy.salter@greenvilleadvocate.com. No phone calls, faxes or walk-ins, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted directly for interviews.

General Assignment Reporter
The Greenville Advocate seeks a general assignment reporter to join its award-winning staff. The position offers applicants a chance to practice exclusively local community journalism -- in the form of news writing, sports writing, opinion writing, photography and design -- along with a fast-paced newsroom that produces two newspapers, a quarterly lifestyles magazine and several annual magazines, while also maintaining a web site that won the Alabama Press Association's General Web Excellence award in 2012. Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or a related field. The full-time position offers competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities to advance within the company and other companies.

Compensation plan includes competitive salary, bonus opportunities, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave.

Greenville, which was recognized as one of the top small towns in the nation in 2001, is located just an hour south of Montgomery and is home to the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail's Cambrian Ridge.

Send resume with clips or links to stories and other examples of your work to Andy Brown, managing editor, Greenville Newspapers, LLC, andy.brown@greenvilleadvocate.com. No phone calls, faxes or walk-ins, please.

Editor
Greenville Newspapers seeks a community-minded, self-motivated person to join its team as editor of its weekly publications The Luverne Journal and The Lowndes Signal.

Candidates must be proficient in all areas of reporting, editing, photography and pagination. This position requires an individual who loves to get out of the office and discover the news of our community, strong writing skills and a the ability to work independently. Other duties will include weekly pagination of the newspapers and website and social media updates.

Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or a related field and must be familiar with InDesign and Photoshop.

The full-time position offers competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities to advance within the company.

Compensation plan includes bonus opportunities, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave.

Send resume, work samples and references to Greenville Newspapers LLC managing editor Andy Brown at andy.brown@greenvilleadvocate.com.




Selma Newspapers, Inc.
The Selma Times-Journal

Reporter
Serving one of the nation's most historic cities, The Selma Times-Journal is actively seeking qualified candidates for open reporter positions. Perfect for the recent college graduate, this position will provide the opportunity to sharpen your skills, gain valuable experience and work in an environment that only Alabama's Queen City can provide. This full-time position offers a competitive salary and benefits and a chances for advancement within our newspaper and company with top performance. Qualified candidates will be those with strong writing skills and be familiar with Adobe Creative Suite and Macintosh computers. Please send cover letter, non-returnable resume and clips to Tim Reeves, editor, The Selma Times-Journal, tim.reeves@selmatimesjournal.com. No phone calls please.


Shelby County Newspapers, Inc.
The Shelby County Reporter

Marketing Consultant
Dynamic media company in Alabama's fastest growing, most affluent county has an immediate need for a marketing consultant. Qualified applicants should be goal-oriented, team players, well-organized and trainable. The ability to sell across several different media platforms is essential.

Compensation plan includes base weekly salary, aggressive commission & bonus plan, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave.

Shelby County Newspapers, Inc., is an award-winning media company based in Columbiana, AL, that publishes four weekly newspapers, several niche magazines, and a variety of websites and other web-based media. To apply, please EMAIL a resume, cover letter and earnings expectations using MARKETING CONSULTANT as the subject line to: tim.prince@shelbycountyreporter.com. No phone calls, faxes or walk-ins, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted directly for interviews.

Graphic Designer
Shelby County Newspapers Inc. has an immediate need for a highly motivated, creative graphic designer. Must be proficient in all Creative Suite products, especially InDesign and Photoshop.

The ideal candidate would have experience in newspaper and/or magazine design and understand the demands of a fast-paced newsroom environment. Qualified applicants should be goal-oriented, team players, well organized and trainable.

Compensation plan includes base weekly salary, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, paid holidays and paid sick leave.

Shelby County Newspapers Inc., an award-winning media company experiencing dramatic growth, publishes three hyperlocal community newspapers, two monthly lifestyles magazines, several niche products and digital media.

To apply, please email a resume, cover letter, earnings expectations and references using as the subject line “Graphic Designer” to: Katie.mcdowell@shelbycountyreporter.com. No phone calls, faxes or walk-ins, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted directly for interviews.

Inside Sales Consultant
If you are an experienced inside salesperson or a fast-learning, phone friendly person, we want to talk to you! Our dynamic media company has an immediate need for an inside sales consultant.

Qualified applicants should be goal oriented, team players, well-organized and trainable. The ability to sell across several different media platforms is essential.

Compensation plan includes base weekly salary, aggressive commission and bonus plan, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave. Shelby County Newspapers, Inc., an award-winning media company experiencing dramatic growth, publishes three hyperlocal community newspapers, two monthly lifestyles magazines, several niche products, and a variety of websites and other digital media.

To apply, please EMAIL a resume, cover letter, references and earnings expectations using INSIDE SALES CONSULTANT as the subject line to: daniel.holmes@shelbycountyreporter.com No phone calls, faxes or walk-ins, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted directly for interviews.



MISSISSIPPI


Brookhaven Newsmedia, LLC
The Daily Leader

Outside Sales, Advertising, and Marketing Consultant
We are searching for the right individual to join our team -- who understands the challenges of growing a small business, enjoys meeting people, is well organized, and works well under deadlines. The person chosen will be a self-starter, able to sell from an established advertiser list, and be willing to make three to four cold calls per day to businesses in the Brookhaven area.

Responsibilities involve analyzing a business customer's brand and product message across multiple media platforms, and offering value-based marketing and advertising solutions to help our customers grow their business. The successful candidate will have a customer service background, sales and strong communication skills. B2B sales experience is a plus.

We offer an excellent compensation package that includes both salary and commissions, with benefits including health care, paid vacation and holidays, and mileage reimbursement. A 401K plan is available.

Bachelor's degree in Business or related field preferred. Sales experience required. Email your resume to Marketing Consultant, c/o otis.raybon@dailyleader.com. No phone calls please.

News Reporter
We have an immediate opening for a news reporter in one of Mississippi's best small towns.

The Daily Leader is a five-day-a-week, award-winning daily newspaper with a history of community building. Our reporters are involved in all aspects of news gathering, from covering city and county government to police beats to human-interest stories, and maybe even an occasional sports story. You will have the opportunity to lay out and design pages, take photographs, work with our website, have input in the editorial content of the newspaper and be a part of the community in which you live.

Applicants should have previous newspaper experience, either professionally or with a campus paper. A college degree is preferred.

We are a 6,000 circulation daily in southwest Mississippi, conveniently located between New Orleans and Jackson, Miss., on I-55. Brookhaven is the home of the Mississippi School of the Arts and is considered one of the best places to live in the state.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits including 401(k), health insurance, vacation, dental care, etc.

Email your cover letter, resume and clips to: Rachel Eide, Editor/General Manager, at rachel.eide@dailyleader.com or Mail to: Rachel Eide, The Daily Leader, P.O. BOX 551, BROOKHAVEN, MS 39602


Natchez Newspapers, Inc.
The Natchez Democrat

Regional Sales Director
Are you a revenue-generating player-coach? If you enjoy advertising sales, serving customers, leading sales teams and helping salespeople succeed, you may be just who we seek. Boone Newspapers Inc. is searching for a proven sales leader to join our team as a regional sales director. Responsibilities primarily include leading a sales team at The Natchez (Miss.) Democrat along with leading sales and sales training programs at other BNI newspapers in the region. This is an excellent opportunity to join an organization that values hard work, good people, is committed to helping our people grow and develop in their careers.

Send inquiries to Boone Newspapers Vice President Kevin Cooper at kevin.cooper@natchezdemocrat.com


Reporter
Interested in covering news and features in a community built on history but looking to the future?

Natchez Newspapers Inc., a media group in historic southwest Mississippi that publishes a daily newspaper, magazines and niche publications, is looking for a reporter to join our award-winning staff. The company's largest publication is The Natchez Democrat, a 10,000-circulation a.m. daily with a long history of being one of the best community daily newspapers in Mississippi.

Sitting on the picturesque bluffs of the Mississippi River overlooking Louisiana, Natchez is known for its antebellum homes, balloon races and literary heritage, while Concordia Parish, La., is known for famous sons such as Jerry Lee Lewis as well as its burgeoning riverfront development. The Democrat coverage area spans approximately four Mississippi counties and Concordia Parish in Louisiana.

Qualified candidates will have one to three years of general assignment reporting experience. Recent graduates with pertinent experience will be considered.

Send resume, clippings and three professional references to Kevin Cooper, Publisher, at P.O. Box 1447, Natchez, MS 39120, or by e-mail to kevin.cooper@natchezdemocrat.com.


Vicksburg Newsmedia, LLC
The Vicksburg Post

Assistant Managing Editor
Cannons, casinos and the Corps make for an amazing news town. All it needs is a community-minded, self-motivated person to join its team as assistant managing editor of its award-winning community newspaper. The Vicksburg (Miss.) Post is looking to expand its excellent news team.

Vicksburg is home to great Civil War history and modern science as well with three U.S. Army Corps of Engineers research facilities in the area. Vicksburg is a great place to live, located approximately 45 miles west of the state capital in Jackson.

This Pulitzer Prize winning, 10,000-circulation daily publishes Monday through Friday afternoons and weekend mornings. Recent local market research showed 7 out of 10 local residents turn to The Post for their news.

Candidates must be proficient in reporting, editing and writing. This position requires an individual who loves to get out of the office and discover the news of our community, strong writing skills and the ability to work independently. Other duties will include pagination of the newspaper and website.

Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or a related field and must be familiar with InDesign and Photoshop.

The full-time position offers competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities to advance within the company.

Compensation plan includes bonus opportunities, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave.

Send resume, work samples and references to Vicksburg Newsmedia LLC managing editor Paul Barry at paul.barry@vicksburgpost.com.



NORTH CAROLINA


Salisbury Newsmedia, LLC
Salisbury Post

Reporter
The Salisbury Post is seeking a newshound to cover city hall and business in Rowan County, N.C. Primary responsibilities include covering the county seat of Salisbury, population 33,000, and local business news, including a weekly business feature and column. Experience preferred, but will consider recent graduates with relevant internships. Experience shooting photos and video and using social media in reporting desired.

The Salisbury Post is an award-winning daily newspaper in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, situated midway between Charlotte and Triad metro areas. Our county, Rowan, has a population of 138,000. The city has its own broadband network with speeds of up to 1 gig per second. Meanwhile, we have great open spaces, greenways and historic landmarks.

Send resume and clips to the News Editor sjenkins@salisburypost.com

Copy Editor/Page Designer
The Salisbury Post is looking for a journalist with an eye for design, strong word skills and solid news judgment to be part of our copydesk team. The person in this position will edit local and wire copy, lay out pages in a variety of sections, post content to the web and social media, help with production of a magazine and take on other opportunities as they arise. The ideal candidate will be a responsible individual who is a self-starter, quick, accurate and well-organized. Requirements include a college degree and experience in newspaper layout.

The Salisbury Post is an award-winning daily newspaper in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, situated midway between the Charlotte and Triad metro areas. Our county, Rowan, has a population of 138,000. Salisbury has its own broadband network with speeds of up to 1 gig per second. Meanwhile, we have great open spaces, greenways and historic landmarks.

Send resume and tearsheets to Editor Elizabeth Cook at ecook@salisburypost.comecook@salisburypost.com.




Tryon Newsmedia, LLC
Tryon Daily Bulletin

Managing Editor
Tryon Newsmedia LLC, publisher of "The World's Smallest Daily Newspaper" the Tryon Daily Bulletin, a monthly lifestyles magazine, Life in Our Foothills and several niche publications, seeks an energetic and self-motivated managing editor.

Candidates must be proficient in all areas of reporting, editing, photography & pagination. This position requires a love of community, strong writing skills and the ability to work independently. Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or a related field and must be proficient InDesign and Photoshop. The full-time position offers competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities to advance within the company. Compensation plan includes bonus opportunities, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave. Send resume, work samples and references to Tryon Newsmedia LLC, publisher Betty Ramsey at betty.ramsey@tryondailybulletin.com



Washington Newsmedia, LLC
Washington Daily News

Reporter
Washington Newsmedia LLC, a media group in eastern North Carolina that publishes a daily newspaper, bi-monthly magazine and several niche publications, is looking for a reporter to join its award winning staff.

The company's largest publication is the Washington Daily News, a Pulitzer Prize winning newspaper that publishes daily, Tuesday through Sunday. Sitting on the banks of the Pamlico River, Washington is known as a charming waterfront community with a vibrant arts scene, rich history and world-class outdoor and recreational opportunities.

This full-time position offers a competitive salary and benefits and chances for advancement within our newspaper and company with top performance. We practice all-local, community journalism in a 47,000-population county just 20 minutes from the college town of Greenville, N.C.

Qualified candidates will have one to three years of general assignment reporting experience. Recent graduates with pertinent experience will be considered. Send resume, work samples and three professional references to ashley.vansant@thewashingtondailynews.com.

Sports Editor
Washington Newsmedia LLC, a media group in eastern North Carolina that publishes a daily newspaper, bi-monthly magazine and several niche publications, is looking for a sports editor to join its award winning staff.

Our one-person sports department is responsible for coverage of all community sports, from youth leagues to high school, and outdoor activities including world-class hunting and fishing. Community sports is our bread and butter, but coverage also includes nearby East Carolina University.

Qualified candidates will have strong sportswriting and photography skills, knowledge of AP style and thrive under daily deadline pressure. The person in this position will oversee the sports section from start to finish, organize coverage plans, generate content and approve designed pages. Heavy night and weekend work is required.

Opportunity includes competitive salary and benefits package and great quality of life in a beautiful East Coast waterfront community on the banks of the Pamlico River. Send resume, work samples and three professional references to ashley.vansant@thewashingtondailynews.com.