Careers

Digital Editor and
Marketing Manager

The People Newspapers Digital Editor and Marketing Manager is responsible for promoting all editorial-based products under the People Newspapers umbrella and upholding the brand. This includes creating custom promotional plans for editorial products and projects; overseeing and executing the newspapers’ social media and digital strategy and day-to-day upkeep; and managing strategic partnerships with events/organizations. Also responsible for working with local partner businesses and customers to ensure their brand experience is up to standard and promoting the publications and sub-brands through various avenues. The role requires a strategic thinker who always keeps the brand and its building blocks top of mind, as well as a skilled project manager who works cross-departmentally and ensures marketing tasks and projects are completed.

The ideal candidate should have strong writing, reporting, and interpersonal communication skills. The person filling the role must be able to copy edit news and feature articles under tight deadlines while adhering to AP Style guidelines. Candidate will be expected to provide editorial content for website, print publication, and multiple social media platforms. Attendance at some government meetings and community events is also required.

To apply, email a cover letter, your resume, and work samples to [email protected].

Freelance Reporters and Photographers

People Newspapers is seeking smart, self-motivated freelance reporters and photographers for our monthly newspapers. Freelancers must be able to meet provided deadlines. Previous published journalism experience is preferred. Applicants must provide at least three samples of work. Knowledge of AP Style is necessary. WordPress experience is a plus. For writers, the ability to meet with sources in person is not mandatory but is preferred. Photographers must have flexible schedules and means of transportation. Demonstrated knowledge of our coverage area and audiences is preferable.

To apply, email a cover letter, your resume, and work samples to [email protected].