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Current Job Postings

Business All Media Journalist

The Dayton Daily News

BUSINESS ALL-MEDIA JOURNALIST The Dayton Daily News is looking for an all-media journalist who will investigate, write and produce business content for all of our media brands, with a special emphasis on the health care industry in our region. This position focuses on the companies and organizations that make up our local medical industry - local hospitals, insurance companies and other major employers in the health care industry. The all-media journalist will be responsible for growing the Dayton Business brand online with CMGO websites, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. The winning candidate will be expected to publish daily interesting pieces that help readers understand the medical industry in our region, and be able to dive deep into stories that look at major events, decisions and turning points in our local medical industry. The ideal candidate is a fast, creative writer who is comfortable with the style of Business Insider and Quartz. The writer should have a passion for telling great stories on digital, beating the competition with news first, and be able to thrive in a fast-paced work environment. They should also be familiar and comfortable with being on video – either broadcast or digital – and radio. We will be looking for candidates who have excellent reporting and writing skills; the ability to write and edit quickly; have a knack for telling stories in a relatable and compelling way; and have a demonstrated social media presence. Send applications and resumes to rich.gillette@coxinc.com.


The Tribune-Star

The Tribune-Star seeks a forward-thinking newspaper publisher to lead its daily newspaper in western Indiana. We’re looking for a top management person with a record of growing print and online revenue, and who is a champion of strong journalism, community building and digital innovation. This person must possess the ability to create and execute a multiplatform sales strategy that covers print, niche publications, websites and mobile products. Our publisher must be knowledgeable about all newspaper departments and have a solid track record in driving revenue, effective expense management and growing the bottom line. We expect a motivator who can inspire quality performance across all departments, and who can cultivate editorial and marketing strategies. Exceptional leadership, organizational and communication skills are vital. Union experience is preferred but not required. The Tribune-Star is a seven-day newspaper with a circulation of 14,000 daily and 15,000 on Sunday. In addition, we publish a weekly TMC, replica e-edition, local news website and various niche publications, including a successful magazine. Located in Vigo County, Terre Haute is a community of 60,000 and a regional retail hub. The area is home to five colleges, including Indiana State University, and offers a range of recreational activities. Known as Cross Country Town USA, Terre Haute’s attractions include the LaVern Gibson Cross Country Course. Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to Robyn McCloskey at robyn.mccloskey@indianamediagroup.com. The Tribune-Star is a CNHI newspaper. Based in Montgomery, Alabama, CNHI is a leading publisher of local news and information. Its newspapers, websites and specialty publications serve communities in 23 states.


The Daily Independent

The Daily Independent seeks an experienced, innovative editor for our top newsroom leadership position in the newsy region of northeast Kentucky. The editor is responsible for news and opinion content in the seven-day morning newspaper and on the paper’s website, working with a newsroom staff of 14. Candidates need a strong management background, editorial writing skills, entrepreneurial print and digital credentials, and the ability to coach the staff to do superior journalism, including major public service projects and watchdog reporting. The Daily Independent emphasizes local news, features, sports, photo and video journalism in line with the paper’s mission to serve readers with content that they want, need and value. Ashland is located on the south bank of the Ohio River in the location where Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia meet. The region’s metropolitan statistical area has a population of 290,000. The city is home to a satellite campus for Morehead State University and Ashland Community and Technical College. Marshall University is 20 minutes away in Huntington, West Virginia. We offer a competitive salary and a complete benefits package. Interested candidates should mail their resume, work samples and an accompanying letter explaining why they are qualified for the position to publisher Eddie Blakeley at publisher@dailyindependent.com. The Daily Independent is a CNHI newspaper. Based in Montgomery, Alabama, CNHI is a leading publisher of local news and information. Its newspapers, websites and specialty publications serve communities in 23 states.

Account Executive

Record Publishing Company

MULTI-MEDIA ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE GROW WITH US! The #1 source for local news and information by consumers! Record Publishing Company located in Kent, OH is looking for a dynamic sales professional with excellent customer service skills and the drive to succeed. You will be responsible for developing a customer base, building and maintaining relationships with accounts and prospects, as well as new product development. To be considered for this position, you must have at least: • One year of successful outside/inside sales experience • Media sales background preferred. • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and the Internet. • The ability to meet sales goals. • The talent to present multi-media packages to fulfill client requirements. • We will reward you with a competitive salary and benefits package: major medical/dental, 401(k), a great work environment and more. If you are interested in an opportunity to join our sales team, email your resume and cover letter by May 19, 2017 to: advertising@recordpub.com or mail it to: Kelly Contini, Record Publishing Company, 1050 W. Main St., Kent, OH 44240.