Circulation Director

The Bulletin is seeking a skilled Circulation Director to join our executive team. This position is based in beautiful Bend, Oregon, one of the top growth markets in the country.

The successful candidate will:

  • Lead all circulation-related activities for the 24,000 circulation daily newspaper.
  • Effectively manage and motivate a dedicated team of professionals.
  • Grow our audience in both print and digital.
  • Develop, execute and analyze new revenue growth and retention strategies.
  • Have experience with a contracted carrier force.
  • Be a strategic thinker that will contribute to the growth of the company.

Core Competencies:

  • Skilled at managing staff for top performance.
  • Great people skills with staff, carriers and customers.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Communication proficiency.
  • Personal effectiveness/credibility.
  • Project management.
  • Customer focus.
  • Team player.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Minimum five years of circulation leadership experience.
  • Four-year degree in business, marketing or related field preferred.
  • Proficient with personal computers, Microsoft Office products and circulation database systems (preferably DTI/Newscycle).
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.

The Bulletin is owned by Western Communications, an equal opportunity employer. The company is located in beautiful Bend, Oregon, a hub for outdoor recreational activities in sunny Central Oregon.

Please send a cover letter and resume and salary expectation to Heidi Wright, CFO/HR Officer, Western Communications 1777 SW Chandler Ave, Bend, OR 97702 or e-mail: hwright@wescompapers.com.