Location: Athabasca, Alberta
Posted: June 7, 2019
Deadline: June 28, 2019
Publisher, Athabasca Advocate
The Athabasca Advocate is looking for the right person to lead our award-winning publication (most recently chosen as Best Overall in its class in the Alberta Weekly Newspaper Association’s Better Newspaper Competition). You will be responsible for overall operations including editorial, sales, distribution, digital and community development.
Serving a trading area of approximately 10,000 people, the Advocate has been the main source of news in the region since 1982. Our publisher will continue the tradition of being a community leader. Participation in a service club and other worthy volunteer activities is a must.
Our philosophy is that sales follows readership. You will ensure the Advocate produces solid news content to guide profitability. You will help prepare and execute an annual budget. You will work with the sales department and the Great West Digital Agency to develop strategic marketing strategies for our customers.
The Advocate is a part of Great West Newspapers and Great West Digital, an Alberta-based group of quality multi-media news providers.
If you have the ambition, experience and work ethic to lead the Athabasca Advocate, please apply by June 28, 2019 to:
Great West Newspapers
340 Carleton Drive
Web address: http://www.greatwest.ca