Enid News Eagle
Seeking an experienced advertising professional to lead sales efforts for our 15,000-circulation daily newspaper, news web site and affiliated products and events.
Responsibilities of this position include developing and motivating a 13-person staff that includes both veterans and eager newcomers. The advertising director oversees all sales functions, including a strong classified department and digital program.
The News Eagle is a seven-day AM newspaper with a history of innovation and success. We produce EnidNews.com, the region’s top news web site, and offer online, mobile, e-commerce and e-mail marketing. We also sell and publish a weekly newspaper for Vance Air Force Base, Etown magazine, a weekly TMC product and numerous niche publications. Being the dominant regional information and marketing source, both print and digital, gives us opportunities to innovate and better serve our communities, readers and advertisers.
Enid is a city of 50,000 that serves as a regional retail hub for our eight-county trade territory. Enid offers the best of Midwestern community living — recreation, retail, excellent health care, diversified economy, two colleges, room to stretch — while being just 90 minutes from a major metropolitan area.
This position offers great earning potential including personal and group incentives and a comprehensive benefits package.
Qualified candidates will have advertising management experience, strong organizational skills, creativity in developing sales promotions, and excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
Jeff Funk, publisher, News Eagle, PO Box 1192, Enid, OK 73702 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted on Fri, January 20, 2012
by Jennifer Gilliland