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EDITOR

Want to put your journalism experience to use for a family-owned weekly newspaper in a stunningly beautiful Oregon community? This is your opportunity. The Wallowa County Chieftain is seeking an Editor who believes in the value of community journalism. Topics include outdoor recreation, forest health, water supply and wildlife habitat, in addition to coverage of small-town life.

The Chieftain is located in Enterprise, Oregon, just an hour away from La Grande and three hours from Boise. The community has deep agricultural roots and a growing arts community. Located at the base of the majestic Wallowa Mountains, the area offers year-round recreational opportunities, including backpacking, camping, fishing, hunting, snowmobiling and horseback riding. The Oregon Travel Council’s video shows just how special this community is: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TyYS-H2xio8

We seek an energetic, creative, outgoing and hard-working Editor. This is your opportunity to join a company that believes in community journalism. The Chieftain is a weekly newspaper in Eastern Oregon and is part of EO Media Group, an award-winning and innovative news organization with active family of owners. We seek a journalist who is passionate about local news, excited about the opportunity to publish in print, on line and with social media. You’ll manage and mentor two newsroom employees and work with a professional page design team. Your journalistic integrity is a must. Leadership, budgeting, multi-media and mentoring experience are a plus. This is a hands-on position that edits and writes stories; takes photos; posts daily to our web site; and uses social media to engage readers. Along with the Chieftain’s Publisher, you will need to be involved in the community.

EO Media Group owns 11 newspapers and 17 websites that provide accurate, fair and timely reporting about the people and issues impacting the communities we serve in the Pacific Northwest, reflecting the responsibility and spirit of a free press.

Competitive pay plus paid time off, 401(k) /401(k) Roth retirement plan and insurances.

Candidates with an education in journalism or a related field, plus leadership experience, should send resume and letter of interest including salary requirements to EO Media Group, PO Box 2048, Salem, OR 97308-2048 or e-mail hr@eomediagroup.com.
(Posted 12/7/18)

ADVERTISING DIRECTOR

The Northwest beckons! Located in the agriculturally rich Willamette Valley, EO Media Group is seeking a proven, creative  Advertising Director for Capital Press, a well-respected publication and digital platform for producers of food and fiber in the Northwest.  Capital Press is located in Salem, Oregon, which is near Portland, the Pacific Ocean and mountain ranges. 

We need a strong, hands-on leader to inspire our 6 outside territory managers and our inside classified staff to grow our advertising sales. Our digital media Marketplace has won national awards and is poised for growth. We’ve invested in the best software available with a strong CRM to help you lead. Prior management experience in the media sales preferred and a solid record of successful campaigns is required. 

Comprehensive benefits include paid time off (PTO), insurances and a 401(k)/Roth 401(k) retirement plan. Send resume and letter of interest including salary requirements and why you want to grow with us to EO Media Group, P.O. Box 2048, Salem, OR 97308-2048 or e-mail hr@eomediagroup.com.
(Posted 12/5/18)

ADVERTISING SALES EXECUTIVE

Are you a strong closer? Do you excel at follow through? Do you have a "get-it-done" attitude?

Beacon Publishing, publisher of three community newspapers and other specialty publications, is looking for display advertising sales professional for the South Snohomish County area for either part-time or full-time. You’ll be part of a team that is on a mission to provide the best in local news, news that makes a difference in people’s lives, news that matters.

Sales experience is a plus but not a requirement. We will train you.

Major Responsibilities include: 

  • Actively pursue and develop new clients
  • Build strong relationships with clients to understand and meet their needs
  • Maintain client accounts in a competitive market
  • Professionally represent Beacon Publishing

Minimum Qualifications include: 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Outgoing personality
  • Desire to provide a high level of customer service
  • Deadline oriented

Salary: 

  • Commission-based, the more you sell, the more you make.
  • Health care plan available
  • Vacation plan

Send cover letter and resume to:

Jenn Barker, General Manager

Beacon Publishing, Inc. 

806 5th Street 

Mukilteo, WA 98275 or e-mail to: gm@yourbeacon.net 

(Posted 10/19/18)

MAILROOM MANAGER
Seeking a Mailroom Manager. Job duties include but are not limited to; building, grounds, equipment maintenance and repair. Hiring and managing mailroom employees. Ordering and stocking all supplies for mailroom. Working with other internal departments to meet deadlines. A working knowledge of equipment repairs is a must. On the job training. This opportunity affords a minimum of 32 hours a week with generous benefits after a 60-day new hire period. Benefits include health care, dental, life insurance, paid holidays, sick, vacation and personal days, as well as 401(k) and Flexible Spending (FSA). 

EOE. Must have a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and pass a pre-employment drug screening and motor vehicle driving record check. Please send resume to tmyers@omakchronicle.com or mail to The Omak Chronicle, PO Box 553, Omak, WA 98841. No phone calls please. Job open until filled. EOE
(POSTED 6/27/18)

REPORTER

We are seeking a general assignment reporter to cover community, features, business and agriculture news in the heart of Central Washington. 

Our next reporter must have well-developed skills in English and AP style, be able to write, take pictures, enjoy social media, edit copy and work well with others, be an energetic team player, bear strong interpersonal skills, and be well organized. Preference is given to applicants from Washington state. The job becomes available June 1

Moses Lake offers a great small town feel with big city features. Outdoor recreation is nearby with close locations for hiking, skiing, powersports, fishing, golf and more. 

We offer full medical coverage, paid vacation and a retirement 401(k) plan. 

Please email cover letter, resume and writing samples to mediawork2018@outlook.com or via mail to: Reporter opening, 601 S. Pioneer Way, Ste F #269, Moses Lake, WA  98837.
(Posted 5/24/18)