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Page Designer/Copy Editor

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Page Designer/Copy Editor
Company: 
Texas Jewish Post
Email: 
sharon@tjpnews.com
Location: 
North Dallas

Description:
The Texas Jewish Post, a weekly in continuous publication since 1947, is the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex’s trusted source for news affecting the Jewish community. Located at the border of Far North Dallas and Richardson, the office is close to Central Expressway and an easy drive from most suburbs and downtown.
The TJP has an immediate opening for a full-time copy editor/page designer. This position is ideal for copy editors looking to move out of the late evening/weekend shift into a regular 9-5 career; recent college grads with a broad skill set who are eager to compile diverse clips; or the more seasoned designer who enjoys creative freedom.
The ideal candidate should be versatile and energetic; have journalism experience; is comfortable working in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator; can juggle multiple tasks and deadlines; and is familiar with content management systems, particularly Wordpress. Must be well versed in The Associated Press style and have a sharp eye for catching mistakes. We will consider any candidates, including recent college graduates, who are passionate about community news, editing and design.
Writers who want to grow their portfolio will also have the chance to cover events as the schedule allows.

Duties Include
• Design weekly edition
• Design annual TJP Guide to Jewish Life
• Upload content to website and social media
• Build ads as needed
• Execute companywide design format, standards and style guide for Weekly Edition
• Work with editorial news team to creatively present stories and data
• Generate graphics, images and layout to drive reader engagement
• Design special sections and collateral materials
• Collecting information for calendar, answering phones, greeting guests and other tasks as assigned.

Other skills desired:
• Page design: Familiar with an InCopy-based workflow
• Editing: Basic abilities in Photoshop
• Publishing: Basic understanding of Adobe Acrobat, PDFs and how to fix color issues
• Web: Must understand basic principles of websites (uploading, changing text formats, SEO) and social media

The TJP offers generous medical, vision and dental benefits, as well as flexible working conditions.
Send resume, cover letter and samples of your design work to Sharon Wisch-Ray at sharon@tjpnews.com by Jan. 17.

Sales Rep Needd

Category: 
Advertising
Position: 
Sales
Company: 
The Katy Times
Email: 
tschaub@katytimes.com
Location: 
Katy

The Katy Times is looking for an outside sales representative for its weekly newspaper and various magazines. Must be hungry, well- organized, willing to learn and take direction and be able to adapt to a changing environment. Email resume to tschaub@katytimes.com. Full-time position with benefits.

Photographer

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Staff photographer
Company: 
Odessa American
Email: 
ldennis@oaoa.com
Location: 
Odessa, Texas

Good shooter needed
The Odessa American is a daily West Texas newspaper in need of an organized and energetic photographer. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who can also follow directions and keep up with social media and video duties. The OA has a long history of top quality photographers who produce award-winning work. It’s a busy job meant for those with an eye for composition and accurate cutline skills. Drug test and criminal background check are mandatory. Email resume, reference listing and samples of your work to ldennis@oaoa.com

Media Sales Pro

Category: 
Advertising
Other Category: 
Advertising Sales
Email: 
mdemann99@gmail.com
Location: 
Texas

Proven Sales Leader

Print and Digital Media Sales Professional seeks new opportunity in small to medium size market in the South. Excellent track record of improving ad revenue and audience development. A start-up and turnaround specialist with plenty of creative marketing tools and fresh ideas to share with the right organization. A creative marketing-whiz, who can recruit, train and develop a winning sales team. Daily, Weekly, Magazine, Web and Group Experience. Specialty & Niche Market savvy. Extremely focused, and can move forward quickly to develop rapport with both existing customers and new prospects. Please take a moment to drop me a line, I would be happy to share my background and accomplishments, and how I can help your publication grow through excellent marketing performance and by capitalizing on new media technologies.

Pressman

Category: 
Production
Position: 
Press workers
Company: 
The Kerrville Daily Times
Email: 
ricky.carrington@dailytimes.com
Location: 
Kerrville, Texas

Do you like putting ink to paper? We are looking for press workers!
The best candidate for these positions will have experience working with a Goss Community Press.
This position requires our employee to be able to set color and registration, as well as do maintenance on press units.
Work is in the evenings, and pay is based upon experience.
Must be able to lift 45 lbs.
Employee will receive benefits, including a 401k package, vacation and more.
If interested, mail resumes to ricky.carrington@dailytimes.com.