Advertising Sales and Marketing Manager

HubCitySPOKES: A Publishing Company, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Date PostedFebruary 06, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified

The HubCitySPOKES family of newspapers and magazines in Hattiesburg, Miss. is accepting resumes for a full-time Advertising Sales and Marketing Manager.  

The best candidate will be responsible for continuing to grow market share in the Pine Belt of south Mississippi by increasing digital and print advertising sales for Signature Magazine, The Hattiesburg Post, The Lamar Times, The Petal News, and their associated products. Our award-winning newspapers and magazines have been consistently honored as the best of the best by the Mississippi Press Association so there are big shoes to fill.

The ideal candidate must be an innovative and strong leader. This individual must be highly motivated and able to lead, coach and mentor a team of sales professionals to meet budgeted goals. Strong understanding of print and digital advertising a plus. Annual compensation for the right candidate expected to total $50,000 based on the continuing success of our advertising department.


• Creative, conceptual and strategic thinker. Individual must be highly motivated and results driven
• Professional and positive manner when working with clients and others
• Superior knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Outlook)
• Outstanding record of achievement in current/past positions
• Superior professionalism, discretion, and judgment
• Strong work ethic and capacity to thrive in a team environment
• Effective time management and organization skills
• Capable of hosting efficient and productive weekly meetings and training sessions with sales staff
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Keen attention to detail

Send resume, at least three references, and a cover letter to publisher David Gustafson at . Emmerich Newspapers, Inc. is a third-generation, family-owned publishing company with a proven track record of success and 27 newspapers in three states. Benefits include paid vacation, medical insurance, and a company-matched 401(k) plan.


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