Career Opportunities

Vermont Office

Inside Sales Representative

$1,000 Retention Incentive*

Growing local media company is recruiting for an Inside Sales Representative to join our team.   You’ll be responsible for making outbound calls to local businesses to sell our advertising and marketing solutions.

  Position Details:

·       Competitive hourly pay with commissions. 

·       Normal work hours—Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. 

·       Position is required to work from our office at 281 N. Main Street in St. Albans, VT. 

·       Company medical benefits offered.

·       15 PTO days per year, plus one for your birthday and additional paid holidays. 

·       Opportunity for career growth.

·       Fun work environment. 

To be considered, please apply: Jim O’Rourke – CEO/Owner at jorourke@orourkemediagroup.com.

*payable after first six months of employment

Outside Sales Representative

We’re recruiting for an outside sales representative to help develop sales in Franklin and Chittenden County, Vermont. You’ll be responsible for prospecting and closing new business and managing the customer relationship post-sale. 

O’Rourke Media Group is the #1 provider of local news and information in the communities we serve, and we also provide a full suite of advertising solutions and digital marketing services.

Job Requirements

  • Two to three years of B2B outside sales experience. Effective with building business relationships in person.
  • Excel at building trust and following through to get customers maximum ROI for their advertising spend.
  • A drive for winning and achieving goals. You want to be on top of the scorecard each week.
  • Technology savvy. Our sales professionals have to understand the digital ecosystem to be effective selling
    digital products and services.
  • Solid work ethic. It’s an autonomous work environment. We have no interest in micro-managing to get results.

It’s a great time to be working in the fast-changing media industry, especially as it relates to local digital advertising. We offer great training and sales support, a competitive compensation package and medical benefits. To be considered, please apply: Jim O’Rourke – CEO/Owner at jorourke@orourkemediagroup.com.

Reporter

We’re recruiting for a reporter to join our team in St. Albans, Vermont. This is a great opportunity to join a fun, progressive Editorial team that’s focused on publishing and creating engaging content to support both print and
digital audience growth.

O’Rourke Media Group is the #1 provider of local news and information in the communities we serve. In Vermont, we publish the St. Albans Messenger, Milton Independent, Essex Reporter and Colchester Sun.

Job Requirements

  • Write and take photos in Franklin County and other areas as assigned.
  • Build relationships in the community.
  • Assist with page production and design process.
  • Technology savvy and be on quest to learn and develop in this area.
  • Two to three years of reporting and writing experience.
  • Solid work ethic. Be open to flexible works hours.

We’ve recently installed all new mobile-optimized websites and back-end technology to support our Editorial team and rapid digital audience growth in each of our communities.

To be considered, please apply: Jim O’Rourke – CEO/Owner at jorourke@orourkemediagroup.com.