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$20 for 70 words
Includes: 30 days online, one print edition of Colorado Editor
Additional Words .07 per word

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Includes: 30 days online, one print edition of Colorado Editor
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Advertising Account Executive

Prairie Mountain Media, the leading source of local news and advertising information in the Boulder/Longmont/Loveland market is searching for an Account Executive to sell the Colorado Daily and Daily Camera product line, including print and online products.

This person will be responsible for developing and implementing a strategic plan to build new business revenue to achieve monthly sales goals. This position is perfect for the person who is a self-starter and confident to knock on doors and close sales while creating unique advertising programs for your clients.

Responsibilities include:

• Develop and implement a strategic plan to build new business revenue to achieve monthly sales goals.

• Grow the four basic sales categories: ad count, active accounts, average dollar sale, and average accounts sale while excelling at customer service and creating raving fans.


• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience and talent required.

• Minimum two years of sales experience is preferred. Previous work in a media-advertising environment is preferred.

• Must be detail-oriented and understand the consultative sales process.

• Ability to identify customer needs and effectively match to solutions.

• Strong customer relations, sales and effective communication skills are necessary.

• Computer skills beyond basic keyboarding required.

• Ability to prioritize and complete multiple tasks under the pressure of deadline and through interruptions is vital.

• Valid driver's license, reliable vehicle and good driving record are required.

We offer competitive pay, which includes a base salary plus commission, and excellent benefits, including a choice of medical insurance, dental and vision insurance, life/AD&D, managed disability insurance, and 401(k) investment savings plan as well as immediate eligibility for paid time off.

Interested applicants may apply to Prairie Mountain Media by sending an email to or fax to 303-449-2063. EOE.

Prairie Mountain Media is part of Digital First Media and a subsidiary of MediaNews Group.

Expires: September 9, 2014

Advertising Sales Leader Wanted

Prairie Mountain Publishing/Prairie Mountain Media, the leading source of local news and advertising information in the Boulder/Longmont/Loveland market, is looking for a growth-motivated Advertising Manager to lead a dynamic sales team at the Daily Camera and Colorado Daily as well as to drive new business development and print, niche and digital (banner/mobile display, social, SEO, SEM, e-mail) revenue growth.

This leadership position manages a sales team to achieve print and digital goals. You will support the team with a consultative needs-based selling approach from sales proposal development to execution. You will lead team sales training. You will be in charge of your earning potential by meeting and exceeding monthly team revenue goals.

We ask that you have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience and talent, a reliable vehicle for meeting with advertising clients, and a valid Colorado driver’s license.

If you have demonstrated success in leading an advertising sales team with 2 to 4 years of experience and thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented, but highly-rewarding environment, this may be just the opportunity you have been looking for. Your energy and burning desire to meet and exceed sales opportunities and challenges will ensure your success in this position.

We offer a competitive base salary plus a generous commission/bonus plan and excellent benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance, life/AD&D, short- and long-term disability insurance, a 401(k) investment savings plan, plus immediate eligibility for paid time off.

Interested applicants may apply by emailing a resume to EOE

Prairie Mountain Publishing is part of the Digital First Media family and a subsidiary of MediaNews Group.

Expires: September 9, 2014

News Editor

The Lamar Ledger, a twice-weekly newspaper in Southeast Colorado, is seeking a News Editor. This is a full-time salaried position with hours roughly 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Friday 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Hours and days may be adjusted as work requires; periodic weekend work is likely. Check us out at

This position requires a journalist with experience in, but not limited to, reporting, writing, editing, page design, photography and web posting.

The successful candidate

• Will have the ability to write concisely and accurately adhering to AP Style.

• Will have a track record of meeting deadlines and displaying solid judgment regarding local, regional and national/world news.

• Will be able to take charge of situations, motivate others in the newsroom, and lead by example.

• Will quickly become familiar with the geography of our coverage area and maintain a good rapport with sources and the community.

Job Duties Include:

• Planning news placement for two newsprint products, working with sports editor to coordinate sections.

• Working with design staff to produce news pages digitally in a timely manner to meet deadlines.

• Editing local content for newsprint and online platforms, including but not limited to, press releases, headlines, captions, articles, etc.

• Promoting content via Twitter and Facebook and responding to comments in real time.

• Turning around stories during the day for web posting.

• Identifying and reporting on trends for new features.

• Managing sports editor and freelance writers.

• Writing feature stories for special sections, events and/or magazines.

• Keeping schedule of events and meetings and working independently on articles for publications while managing deadlines.

• Monitoring police scanner and watching other media for breaking news. Coordinating with editors at sister papers as necessary. Keeping readers and followers updated on breaking news. Writing, photographing and posting breaking news on all platforms.

• Contributing content ideas to engage readers on all platforms.

• Taking on periodic editorial writing responsibilities.

• Other assignments as given by General Manager.

We offer a competitive wage and benefits package including vacation, personal time and sick leave, managed short- and long-term disability, medical, dental and vision insurance, as well as life and AD&D, supplemental life insurance, and a 401(k) Savings Plan.

Interested individuals should send resume to

The Lamar Ledger is a division of Prairie Mountain Publishing, a part of the Digital First Media Family, and a subsidiary of MediaNews Group.

Expires: August 26, 2014


REPORTER/NEWS EDITOR for award-winning weekly on High Plains. Are you up to the challenge of continuing a strong tradition? Can you do it all? Do you want to learn the news business? This person will plan news coverage, co-ordinate the work of part-time staff, cover stories and features, take photos, design and lay out pages, post to web pages and facebook. Journalism degree or some newspaper experience preferred. Competitive pay, about four hours from Denver. Apply to and The Oberlin Herald/Nor'West Newspapers, Oberlin, Kan. (785) 475-2206. EOE m/f/h/v

Expires: August 25, 2014

Managing Editor

MANAGING EDITOR for small daily on High Plains, 3 1/2 hours east of Denver on I-70. Are you ready to step up? This person will lead a full-time staff of three, plus part-timers, plan and track news coverage, co-ordinate photo and stories, design and lay out pages, cover some meetings and write some stories, deal with public and online/facebook pages, generally run the newsroom. Journalism degree preferred, at least two years' newspaper experience. This is a good paper, hoping to get better. Apply to Sharon Friedlander, publisher,, and Steve Haynes Colby Free Press/Nor'West Newspapers, Colby, Kan. (785) 462-3963. EOE m/f/h/v

Expires: August 25, 2014

Publisher for Los Alamos Monitor

Applications are now being accepted for the Publisher position in Los Alamos, NM. The Monitor is a five-day per week broadsheet published (Su,Tu,W,Th,F) and carrier delivered in the historic community of Los Alamos, NM where the Los Alamos National Laboratory is located. Los Alamos is located in northern New Mexico, just 30 miles from Santa Fe and 90 miles from Albuquerque. Los Alamos is a mountain town that offers many outdoor recreation activities. The in-county paid circulation as of September, 2013 was 2,321. The newspaper is printed on the newspaper’s onsite 5 unit/one folder Goss community press. The Las Vegas Optic, a tri-weekly sister paper, is printed by the Monitor. The Los Alamos Monitor can also be found online at


• Proven ability to get results – particularly ad sales, in-county circulation and profit

• Proven leadership skills to lead a dedicated staff of 15 FT and 10 PT employees

• Demonstrated strong team building, delegation and administrative skills

• Newspaper management experience – minimum 3 years, including bottom line responsibility, is essential

• Effective communication skills

• Good organizational and interpersonal skills

• An innovative approach to business growth

• Demonstrated high-energy level, with ability to motivate self and others

• Commitment to quality in all aspects of the operation

• Experience and skill in developing and implementing short and long term strategic plans

Essential Functions: • Cultivate and coach a developing employee team

• Achieve desired business results

• Actively participate in various community functions and events. Take a leadership role in the community.

• Oversee business, marketing and growth development of all products published

Interested persons should apply (preferably by e-mail) to:

Dan Sykes, Executive Vice President Landmark Community Newspapers, LLC P.O. Box 549 Shelbyville, KY 40066 OR

Notify your immediate supervisor and LCNI Human Resource Director if making application. Deadline for applications is Thursday, July 31, 2014.


Expires: August 22, 2014

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