The Colorado Springs Independent, the largest locally owned newspaper and media company serving the Pikes Peak region, is the "alternative voice" providing in-depth news and cultural reporting desperately needed in our heavily evangelical, military and Republican region.
The production manager oversees process, product and personnel across the design and production departments of the entire publishing house
Duties include: Communication with printers on qupting and scheduling all print products. Communication with printers on quality control. Point of contact for staff scheduling, vacations, sick days, etc., Work collaboratively with art directors for workflow and planning purposes Main backup for layout/design for all publications. (Busy seasons include Best Of/Best In, Engage, Insider, special sections & covering vacations for all design staff, etc.)
Digital duties include: Maintaining CSBJ WordPress site with the Digital Editor (cleaning up old pages, redesign, etc.), managing WooCommerce paywall and working with Circulation Manager to make sure subscribers have access, and building digital ads.
If you are detail-oriented, tech-savvy, skilled in Adobe InDesign/Photoshow/Illustrator, work well multitasking and under pressure, send us your resume and cover letter at email@example.com. No phone calls, please.
Looking for someone who eats, drinks and breathes the Independent. Like you can’t go a week without a copy in your hot little hands. You read us on our new web site and we’re one of the icons on your mobile device home screen. You’re an Indy addict.
You must be a rockin' sales person. Like 2+ years experience selling print, broadcast and/or online advertising or the equivalent badass in a customer service position. As always, you must be detail oriented, able to multi-task, be self-motivated and have boss communication skills.
Your job, should you choose to accept it (and us you) is to service and grow existing customers as well as finding and signing new advertisers. New business development is a KEY FUNCTION of this position. You should also have a vehicle that will get you where you need to go.
Did we describe you? Send us your resume and the world's best cover letter. Did you also see that we're the #1 HOTTEST housing market in the US right now? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to get in when it counts. No phone calls, please.