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Sales Account Executive

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The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and Chicago Lawyer have an immediate opening for a sales account executive to join its growing team. We are seeking a highly motivated, independent self-starter,  who can build relationships with clients and customers. As a member of our sales team, you are the front line to our customers (law firms, related organizations and vendors) and will help build relationships with them and potential new customers.  This will include developing marketing strategies that c...
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Online/Print Copy Editor

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The News-Gazette — a locally owned media company located a mile from the University of Illinois campus — is seeking a "utility infielder" for its news/sports/features copy desk. The job covers editing, web posting, design, pagination and more. The full-time position is in our newly created fellowship program (John R. Foreman Fellowship for Excellence in Journalism). A two-year stint, with an opportunity for a regular full-time position after the fellowship ends. Excellent opportunity for a new...
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Advertising Sales Account Executive

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The Effingham Daily News is seeking a highly motivated individual to help local businesses thrive. This dynamic individual will build relationships with our clients to provide innovative and creative advertising strategies and solutions. In the role of Account Executive, you will: Be responsible for prospecting leads, making calls and going on appointments to bring in new business, as well as growing existing accounts. The successful candidate will conduct a needs analysis and use market knowl...
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Sports Reporter

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Do you have a love for high school sports? We’d love to talk with you. The Leader-Union, a 4,100-circulation weekly in Vandalia, Ill., is seeking a sports editor. The position’s primary responsibility is to cover sports activities in Vandalia and Fayette County, which includes six other school districts and a wrestling team that has a tradition of participating in both the individual and team state finals. The job includes writing stories, related photography work, paginating the sports pages...
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Editorial Engagement Editor

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The State Journal-Register in Springfield -- Illinois' capital city -- is seeking a top-notch journalist and thinker to be its next Editorial Engagement Editor. The Editorial Engagement Editor is responsible for curating a vibrant opinion/editorial section, both online and in print. He/she researches and writes editorials that are the voice of the paper's editorial board; recruits and selects guest columns on state/local issues; and selects letters to the editor. He/she also organizes and invite...
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Sports Reporter

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Campbell Publications has an immediate opening for a full time sports reporter.  The successful applicant will be responsible for the coverage of locals sports in the readership area, some outdoor/wildlife sports stories and an occasional general news assignment.  The ideal candidate will be familiar with a wide variety of sports and will enjoy working with people, in person and on the telephone.  Must have reliable transportation.  Pleasant office and friendly co-workers.  Opportunity to excel...
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Retail Ad Sales

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In the newspaper business we work for our readers.  We work for our readers not only through the newsroom, but through the advertisements we carry.  Our readers count on us to keep them informed about what offers are available in our local markets. We understand that the caliber of people we are looking for will expect to be paid handsomely. Our sales commission plan does exactly that. Last year our staff averaged around $70,000 – not bad for a 5,000-circulation daily! The ideal candidate(s)...
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General Manager

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Publisher/Equity Ownership Hometown Publications Limited Partnership, publisher of several community newspapers in Illinois, has an immediate opening and is interviewing candidates for a dynamic professional to take the helm as publisher. Due to the retirement of senior equity partners, this position also offers the opportunity to acquire an equity/ownership interest in a dynamic, progressive and growing company. What’s often missing amid the newspaper industry’s recent transition is the incr...
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Advertising Sales

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The Macoupin County Enquirer-Democrat in Carlinville has an opening for full-time Advertising Sales professional. Prior sales experience preferred. Excellent customer service and organizational skills needed. Competitive salary provided. Please email resume to: pjendress@gmail.com and include salary requirements. No phone calls please.
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Reporter

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The (Quincy, IL) Herald-Whig, a seven-day newspaper, is looking for an experienced reporter with a proven ability to break news, write engaging feature and enterprise stories, and cover a high-profile beat in a way that is relevant to readers’ lives. Are you a tenacious and productive reporter who always aims for Page One and can write clearly, accurately and authoritatively? Do you have social media and multimedia experience? If you answered yes to both, your next job and career path may be at...
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