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JOB OPPORTUNITIES

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EMAIL: Instructions are included in each ad.
MAIL: Personnel Dept., Republican-American, 389 Meadow Street, Waterbury, CT 06702
FAX: 203-573-9432


PART TIME COPY DESK

The Republican-American, Northwest Connecticut’s top local news source, has an entry-level opportunity for a layout and copy editor. The successful candidate has a love of news and appreciation for high standards in its presentation; an interest and ability to move seamlessly between print and digital editions; snappy headline skills; and Quark knowledge. Some professional experience on a copy or layout desk preferred; will consider college work or internships. The position is 25-28 hours a week, nights, at least one weekend day. EOE, 401K, potential for advancement. Apply to ra-hr@rep-am.com with COPY EDITOR in the subject line.


REPORTER

The Bristol Observer, a weekly publication in the 60,000-plus City of Bristol, CT. seeks a passionate, story-telling watchdog reporter to join our team. Looking for a person to demonstrate grit, some college work or internship work welcome to apply. This reporter would cover Bristol and Plainville, from our Southington, CT. office. This is multi-platform reporting: audio, video, photo, social media, print. Opportunities to layer on issue or themed beats based on need or interest. Help us offer a report readers don’t want to miss. One to three years reporting experience preferred. If you believe ethical, accurate, aggressive local journalism serves a vital role, and want to lead our craft into the future, apply: email letter about why we want you, resume, and portfolio with REPORTER in the subject line to ra-hr@rep-am.com. EOE.


JANITORIAL/MAINTENANCE
PART TIME

MONDAY – FRIDAY 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm
May require occasional work on Saturdays

Part time position primarily afternoons for someone to clean facilities; empty wastebaskets, light cleaning including restrooms, and shovel snow. Able to lift, move 60 lbs., climb ladders. Some Experience helpful. $10.10 per hour. Requires a current valid CT Driver license.

Pre-employment
background check & physical

PLEASE APPLY:
MAIL: Republican-American
389 Meadow Street
Waterbury, CT 06702
FAX: 203-573-9432
EMAIL: ra-hr@rep-am.com (subject line must include – Janitorial)

Equal Opportunity Employer
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Photographer/multimedia journalist

Join our team of visual journalists at the award-winning Republican-American in Waterbury, Conn. Photographer and videographer slot open; learn from our pros who capture the best for our front page, our sports page, and rep-am.com. Still photo, video, social media skills required; work week Wednesday through Sunday, hours can vary based on news needs but typically afternoon start. Word Press platform online; your own equipment required. Email resume, cover letter about what you’d bring to our team with PHOTOGRAPHER in the subject line to ra-hr@rep-am.com. EOE.


Advertising Sales Manager

Step Saver Inc. of Southington, CT is looking for an Advertising Sales Manager to lead their Digital and Print Advertising Sales Operations.

Our Candidate must be able to sell both weekly Print and Digital ad packages, a proven sales manager with a supportive leadership profile. Must have a very hands on style. This is a field that is in a sales management and leadership position in the digital and print marketing field, a field that is in a constant state of change. In order to succeed you need to be flexible, able to multi-task, organized and able to work with numerous digital products and services; someone ready to train and support both the sales team and the area businesses. Our team builds long-term relationships with local businesses.

BENEFITS: We offer an excellent benefits package that includes:
Competitive Pay
Bonus incentive
Health insurance
401(k)
Paid vacations
Paid holidays

Qualifications And Skills

5+ years advertising sales experience preferred, 2 years proven management success
Goal driven
Able to work well under pressure of deadline – daily and monthly
Proven knowledge in digital and print media advertising products
Customer service focused
BA or BS preferred
Valid driver’s license and insurance

Email resume and letter that includes the one standout reason you’re the best candidate, with Advertising Sales Manager in your subject line, to ra-hr@rep-am.com.


INSIDE SALES CLASSIFIED AD-VISOR FULL TIME

Excellent opportunity for the right individual. Come join our friendly Advisor staff where you will sell and process classified advertisements in a fast paced environment. Receive classified ads by telephone, via email and at the service counter. Assist customers with wording and impact of ad, cost, publication dates. Call current and potential customers to increase classified advertising sales.

Will train the right person.

Candidates must be able to type 40 WPM and be familiar with Word, Excel and Outlook. Must possess good spelling and grammar skills. Have a pleasant and outgoing personality and demonstrate good customer service skills.

Full-time, week days; excellent benefits including 401(k) with company match.

Please apply to: RA-HR@rep-am.com; subject line: Inside Sales 12-13.
Fax: 203-573-9432
Mail: Republican-American, 389 Meadow St., Waterbury, CT 06702

Advertising Assistant – Digital Services Support

Assist in sales and service of digital and print advertising clients. Fulfill digital programs, including ad-serving, deals, contests, and other advertising programs.

Prepare reports, provide clerical support to Inside Sales Representatives. Customer service and ad sales for advertising clients, in person, phone and email; may include cold calling. May visit clients.

We seek candidates with HS or AA in related field. Must understand digital services and technology plus a strong ability to use Microsoft suite of products and reporting tools. Excellent interpersonal and office skills. Previous sales experience a plus. Data entry (text and numeric); type minimum 40 words per minute, accuracy essential. Reliable personal transportation required.

Full-time, week days; excellent benefits including 401(k) with company match.

Please apply to: ra-hr@rep-am.com; subject line: Ad Asst 8-13.
Fax: 203-573-9432
Mail: Republican-American, 389 Meadow St., Waterbury, CT 06702

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