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Current Job Postings

General Assignment Reporter

The Alliance Review

The Alliance Review, an AP-award winning 9,500 circulation daily newspaper in northeastern Ohio, is seeking a highly motivated full-time reporter. This is an entry-level position, but candidates with multi-media news experience will be considered. The successful candidate will be comfortable writing for both print and digital platforms, be comfortable in front of and behind a video camera, and eager to cover a multitude of subjects. Page design experience is a plus. The benefit package includes health, dental, vision, vacation and a 401(K) plan. Please send a cover letter, resume and samples of your work to Rob Todor, Executive Editor, at rtodor@the-review.com. No phone calls.

Circulation District Manager

The Lima News

The Lima News, the local leader in news and information for the Lima/Allen County, Ohio and surrounding areas, is currently looking for a District Manager for our Circulation Department. This position is responsible for the delivery and customer satisfaction of The Lima News through the use of an independent contractor force in one of our home delivery districts. The District Manager will ensure that all newspapers are delivered in a timely and satisfactory manner while maintaining carrier service goals.

The ideal candidate for this position must be self-motivated with excellent time management and problem solving skills, together with strong interpersonal, communication, and organization skills. Must be PC literate with basic understanding of Excel, Word and Outlook. Previous newspaper circulation/delivery experience is helpful, but not required. Applicant must have reliable transportation, with valid Ohio driver’s license, proof of auto insurance at time of hire and clean driving record. Must be available to work nights, weekends, and holidays at varying hours.

We offer a competitive salary, medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, flexible spending account, 401k, and paid vacation, personal and sick leave.

Send resume and cover letter to The Lima News, Attn: Bill Meeker, Home Delivery Manager, 3515 Elida Rd., Lima, OH 45807 or email to bmeeker@limanews.com EOE

Seeking experienced editors

GateHouse Media

GateHouse Media, a pre-eminent multimedia company in small and midsize markets across the country, is seeking experienced editors.

As GateHouse Media grows, opportunities are expected across the company's footprint. For a full list of GateHouse owned or managed media organizations, visit http://www.gatehousemedia.com/section/publications.

Applicants should have at least seven years of newsroom management experience and be well versed in digital media strategies. We're looking for strong leaders who are innovative in their approach to storytelling and who find change motivating.

GateHouse Media newsrooms focus on local journalism with an emphasis on enterprise reporting. From investigative pieces that challenge what we know about our communities to daily enterprising features covering local government and social issues, our goal is to engage discussion and prompt change in the areas we cover.

Our newsrooms balance that hard, enterprising reporting with entertaining community coverage that helps readers plan their lives. Our approach is proactive, and our newsrooms often utilize alternative story formats.

GateHouse's digital strategy involves aggressive online posting on both traditional news websites and multiple social media platforms. Our websites are constantly updated throughout every day of the week, regardless of our publication cycles. High-quality video done in various forms will be at the heart of our digital storytelling.

Our newsroom leaders are adept at forging relationships with community partners who can supply quality local content to supplement original reporting. Our leaders are also involved in local social organizations such as Rotary and youth sports.

We're looking for leaders who value creativity, are adept at managing expectations, and have proven experience coaching reporters and other editors.

Email your resume to ejespersen@gatehousemedia.com for consideration, indicating your preferred location and your ability to relocate, if necessary.

To receive more information about current openings, visit Gatehouse's career website at http://www.gatehousemedia.com/section/careers.

Sports Editor needed for East Central Indiana Newspaper

Peru Tribune

The Peru Tribune, part of the Paxton Media/Central Indiana Newspaper Group, is looking for a Sports Editor to cover Miami County sports, including 3 high schools. We are seeking someone who understands the basics, has a passion ofr telling stories about athletes and sports enthusiasts and is also able to compile stats and recaps of multiple events in a timely fashion. This position will involve weekend and evening work.

Requirements: Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field. Recent college graduates will be considered.

Send resume to: David Penticuff, Regional Editor, dpenticuff@chronicle-tribune.com and Lois Tomaszewski, Peru News Editor, ltomaszewski@perutribune.com

Graphic Designer

The Marysville Journal-Tribune

The Marysville Journal-Tribune is looking for a graphic designer. Work in a fun and fast-paced Mac creative environment using Adobe Illustrator and InDesign CS6. Experience is a plus. Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. Submit your resume to: mariew@marysvillejt.com

Regional Single Copy Manager

Civitas Media

Civitas Media is accepting applications in our Distribution Department for a Regional Single Copy Manger servicing our Central Ohio distribution area.  Primary responsibility will be to maintain and expedite growth for our single copy dealers and rack locations throughout our service areas.  Ideal candidate will have sales and management background and be computer literate. Position requires reliable, state minimum insured transportation with a valid Ohio driver’s license. Civitas Media is offering an excellent income opportunity with mileage reimbursement.   Interested applicants may send resume to: drigas@civitasmedia.com with the subject line: Regional Single Copy Manager. No phone calls.