The Falmouth Outlook (www.falmouthoutlook.com) is seeking a publisher. This weekly general circulation newspaper covers Pendleton County, Kentucky. Founded in 1907 with only six subscribers, today the newspaper has grown to a circulation of almost 4,000 paid subscribers, including newsstand sales. The newspaper is located approximately 38 miles south of Cincinnati and 42 miles north of Lexington, Kentucky. The position is available because the current publisher is retiring.
The Falmouth Outlook serves as the eyes and ears of Pendleton County. The newspaper reports the births, marriages, court records, school news, church news, and other happenings making history in the county. Monthly meetings of the city and county governments are covered in the paper as well as school board news and other club and organization meetings.
The ideal candidate will have newspaper management experience along with a vision for how to adapt to the changing media environment effectively and the energy and initiative to make that happen. The successful candidate must be an aggressive marketer, committed to driving revenue and improving existing products while developing new ones, and will be expected to be active in the life and leadership of the community.
The publisher will be expected to plan, organize, coordinate and direct all operating activities at the newspaper. He or she will be responsible for achieving the newspaper’s financial goals and objectives and will also need to handle key accounts in the region that the Falmouth Outlook serves.
This position offers a very competitive salary and benefits package including monthly car allowance, health benefits plan and 401k. If you fit the description above and you are looking for an opportunity to further your career, we want to hear from you. Please email a cover letter, resume and references to: firstname.lastname@example.org. The Falmouth Outlook is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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