PUBLISHER (Federal Way, WA)

 Sound Publishing is seeking a dynamic executive to lead the Federal Way Mirror, and Courier Herald publications in the beautiful northwest. These are award-winning publications, with offices based in Federal Way and Enumclaw, Washington.

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 and resume to: careers@soundpublishing.comPlease be sure to include  ATTN: FWMPUB 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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