Publisher (Whidbey Island, WA)

Sound Publishing, Inc   Oak Harbor, WA   Full-time     Publishing
Posted on November 9, 2022
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Sound Publishing is seeking a dynamic executive to lead the Whidbey News Group publications in the beautiful northwest on Whidbey Island, WA.

We want a proven leader with the entrepreneurial skills to build on the solid growth of these publications.  Ideally, the Publisher will have a good understanding of all facets of newspaper operations with emphasis on sales, marketing, financial management, and a strong appreciation for quality journalism. Additionally, the candidate should be well-suited to working with community groups and advertisers.  As Publisher, you will help develop strategy for the operation as it continues to serve a rapidly expanding and diverse market area.  Qualified applicants must be well versed in leading and developing sales teams and culture on all media platforms, have excellent communication skills and be innovative and agile in responding to changing business and audience needs.  Minimum qualifications include at least 5 years in a related industry, with at least 3 of those years in management.

This position receives a base salary plus bonus; and a benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, and 401K with employer match.  Qualified applicants should email a cover letter with salary requirements and a resume to:  Please be sure to include ATTN: WNGPUB in the subject line.

Sound Publishing is the largest provider of community news in the Northwest, with over 40 daily, weekly and monthly publications located throughout the Puget Sound and North Olympic Peninsula regions.  EOE

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