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Adams Publishing Group (APG) is, first and foremost, a family-owned community newspaper company. APG has grown quickly, consisting of 27 dailies, over 90 non-daily, and collectively over 220 media-related products and associated websites in 20 states.

Adams Publishing Group is driven to provide high quality products and services that make a positive difference in the lives of its constituents, which are, in prioritized order: its readers, its customers/advertisers, its communities, its Associates, and its shareholders/owners.

APG’s vision is to be a financially stable, high performing, merit-driven company that strives for excellence in everything it does, where “good” people want to be employed. “Good” is defined as those who are capable of, and engaged in, making the enterprise stronger and better every single day.


 

Accounts Receivable Clerk | Part-time

Janesville - WI

This position will become knowledgeable in our accounts receivable environment and system and become a key member of our regional accounting office.

The ideal candidate will have experience in all aspects of accounts receivable, including collections. You must be a good communicator, demonstrate analysis skills, and have the ability to set priorities, work independently, and multi-task.

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge or experience in accounts receivable.
  • An understanding of accounting practices and procedures
  • Experience or knowledge in the area of past-due collections
  • Ability and desire to learn new software systems
  • Ability to be a team player, establish good working relationships, work with a variety of internal and external customers

To be considered for one of these positions, send a resume, cover letter, samples of your work and references to: 

Email your resume, references to jalbright@adamspg.com

 


Pressroom Trainee

Full-Time | Janesville - WI

APG Printing Solutions, the premier newspaper printer in the Midwest, is seeking an energetic person for our pressroom crew. No prior printing experience is required, but solid computer skills are necessary for this job, as our equipment is state-of-the-art.

As part of the training program, this position receives wage increases each six months until reaching Journeyman status.

This position will be night shift, generally from 8:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. Weekdays would be Sunday night through Thursday night or Monday night through Friday night.

This is a technical position, so good problem solving skills will be very useful for the successful applicant.

This is a very team-oriented environment, so if you enjoy working on a fast-paced, detail-oriented team, we would love to talk with you.

If you are interested, please submit a resume to:

APG Printing Solutions | P.O. Box 5001 | One S Parker Dr | Janesville, WI 53547  OR 

Email your resume to: tsmithson@gazettextra.com


Multi Media Advertising Account Executive | Full-time

Janesville - WI

APG Southern Wisconsin is looking for Advertising and Marketing Account Executives to join our team. Are you an experienced sales professional with a go-getter attitude and motivated by an uncapped earning potential? Can you develop strong business relationships? Develop, negotiate and close new business sales? Then you may be ready for Adams Publishing Group. Take the next step toward a career – not just a job.

Adams Publishing Group is seeking creative, goal-driven sales professionals with great integrity. If you are a resilient person that enjoys problem solving, marketing, ongoing education, teamwork and helping Advertisers succeed - Apply today!

Job Description:

• Establish good business relationships to grow advertising revenue

• Prospecting to build sales leads

• Develop and close new business sales

• Ensure customer satisfaction

Required Skills:

• Creative abilities and strong communication skills

• Marketing or business degree or equivalent

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Sales, promotion, or digital advertising experience

Adams Publishing Group offers a great earning potential, full benefits package and flexible working arrangements. Take the first step towards a Career...not just a Job.

What are you waiting for? Email your resume and desired income range.

Adams Publishing Group  Attn: Human Resources • PO Box 5001 • Janesville, WI 53547-5001


Regional Single Copy Manager

Full-Time | Janesville - WI

APG of Southern Wisconsin and The Janesville Gazette have an opening on their Regional Audience Team for a Regional Single Copy Manager. This position will provide a critical leadership role in the region and will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the newspaper retail sales operation within the distribution area. Job includes building relationships with retailers, properly recording distribution and returns numbers and monitoring needed draws per location. The Regional Single Copy Manager will also design, develop, and implement contests to help drive single copy sales and help with events in the regional area.

  • A qualified candidate must be a flexible, self-starter, attentive to detail, diplomatic, creative, be able to provide direction, and multi-task.
    Applicants should love to generate new ideas, love to take care of customers, understand that every department and every person at the
    operation is important and bring a passion to work.
  • Individual must possess strong communication skills, sales aptitude, creativity, and be comfortable in a fast-paced atmosphere.
    Retail experience and proficiency in Microsoft Office a plus.

Email your resume, references to humanresources@gazettextra.com or apply in person at:

The Janesville Gazette • One South Parker Dr • Janesville, WI 53546


Regional Audience Sales & Marketing Manager

Full-Time | Janesville - WI

APG of Southern Wisconsin and The Janesville Gazette have an opening on their regional team for an Audience Sales & Marketing Manager. Working closely with the Regional Director of Audience Development this position will be responsible for executing sales and retention programs, designing and scheduling sales collateral, developing campaign production plans and sales strategies, and will also assist with branding communications, customer loyalty, and rewards programs. Winning will be defined by reaching successful marketing outcomes.

  • Qualified candidates will have experience and an understanding of multiple marketing channels, including direct mail, e-mail, print, broadcast,
    electronic media, point of purchase, and person-to-person sales channels, such as telemarketing, neighborhood crewing and event sales.
    Applicants should love to generate new ideas, love to take care of customers, understand that every department and every person at the
    operation is important and bring a passion to work.
  • You should also have a bachelor’s degree in marketing, sales, or related field, 1-3 years’ experience, and proficiency in Microsoft Office with Business Intelligence software experience a plus.
  • Individual must be highly contemporary with strong communication skills, sales aptitude, creativity, and be comfortable in a fast-paced atmosphere.

Email your resume, references to humanresources@gazettextra.com or apply in person at:

The Janesville Gazette • One South Parker Dr • Janesville, WI 53546


Product Handlers

Full-Time • Part-Time • Weekend | Janesville - WI

Looking to work for a growing company?

Want to work in a climate controlled – comfortable building?

The Janesville Gazette Printing and Distribution facility is seeking energetic and reliable team players to join our team on ALL SHIFTS!

We are hiring Full Time positions with a starting pay up to $12.00 per hour and Part Time positions starting at $11.00 per hour. Afternoon and night shift include a shift premium. Our ideal candidates will work independently, accurately and efficiently in a fast-paced, deadline driven production environment. You must work well with others and be reliable! Job duties are general paper handling tasks and feeding inserts into packaging machines.

  • Day shift hours fall between 5 am - 1 pm. End time is approximate. Production runs Monday through Saturday so you will work on Saturdays. 
  • Afternoon shift hours fall between 1 pm - 9 pm. End time is approximate. Production runs Monday through Friday.
  • Night shift hours fall between 9 pm - 5 am. End time is approximate. Production runs Sunday night through Friday night.

We can potentially offer some flexibility in your standard schedule, as long as it falls within our production needs.

Choose Your Shift - Choose Your Hours!

You must be at least 18, able to lift 15 to 25 pounds and do routine bending and standing.

Email your resume, references to rperini@gazettextra.com or apply in person at:

The Janesville Gazette Print Center • 333 S Wuthering Hills Dr • Janesville, WI 53546 OR

The Janesville Gazette • One South Parker Dr • Janesville, WI 53546


Insert Operators

Full-Time | Janesville - WI

The Janesville Gazette Printing and Distribution facility is seeking energetic and reliable team players to join our staff. Ideal candidates will have the ability to work with accuracy in a fast-paced, deadline driven production environment.

Duties include setting up and operating packaging equipment, verifying accuracy of products being processed, operating hand lifts, responding to production problems during a run, and performing multiple other tasks in a newspaper distribution environment. This position provides line-level leadership for employees.

An ability to work independently and efficiently, an ability to work well with other team members, and reliability are all required. Qualified individuals will also have excellent communication skills, organization and problem solving skills. Preferred candidates will have computer, mechanical and leadership skills. You must be available to work a flexible schedule and have a valid driver’s license.

Full-time positions average 35 hours per week. Hours will fluctuate based on production but Day shift hours tend to be between the hours of 5 am and 1 pm, Afternoon shift hours tend to be between the hours of 1 pm and 9 pm, and Night shift hours tend to be between the hours of 9 pm and 5 am. Position starts at $14 - $16 per hour. Benefits offered include health/dental/life insurance, paid vacation and 401(K).

Email your resume, references to rperini@gazettextra.com or apply in person at:

The Janesville Gazette Print Center • 333 S Wuthering Hills Dr • Janesville, WI 53546 OR

The Janesville Gazette • One South Parker Dr • Janesville, WI 53546


We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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