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POST DATE 9/14/2016
END DATE 11/2/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY EDITION PLANNER
Requisition ID: 29780BR
Location: Melville, New York
Position Type: Part Time
Newsday Media Group (NMG) is one of the nation s most dynamic media organizations, serving Long Island and New York City through its portfolio of mobile and digital products, print publications and live events. With 19 Pulitzer Prizes and other esteemed awards for outstanding journalism, our mission and vision is to engage consumers and businesses by connecting them to the communities in which they live, work and play.
NMG properties include the award-winning Newsday, Newsday.com; amNewYork, New York City s most widely circulated free daily paper along with its mobile app and amNY.com; Newsday Connect, the digital solutions company serving Long Island business owners; and Newsday Local Publishing, one of the Northeast's largest groups of weekly shopper publications.
Newsday is looking for the ideal candidate that will be responsible for accurately processing advertising paginated pages and products while coordinating the workflow to successfully deliver completed pages to the printer in adherence with established deadlines. Responsibilities include preparing and moving files into the pagination system and effectively communicating with Editorial, Advertising, Information Systems and Production management. Responsible for providing excellent service to both internal and external clients of Newsday Media Group Shopper products. As a member of Newsday Media Group s team provide dedicated efforts to produce and deliver the best product possible.
Perform all relevant pagination tasks using the Newsday Media Group Shopper s pagination system, and other technologies as required. Maintain good technical knowledge of the pagination process. Participate in job related training as necessary learning Newsday pages and other products. Establish and maintain good working relationships and strong lines of communication with Editorial and Advertising staff to meet deadlines and provide the highest level of quality customer service possible. Perform related tasks and communicate with the Information Systems department to document any system problems or improvements. *Associates or Bachelor's degree preferred.
*Knowledge of newspaper layout preferred.
*Candidate must have good communication, decision-making, documentation and organizational skills.
*Ability to handle multiple projects within a deadline driven environment.
*Excellent reasoning, problem solving, judgment and analytical skills.
*Ability to work effectively with interdepartmental teams.
*PC knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel and Mail are required.
*Demonstrated MAC skills (Quark, Illustrator, PhotoShop) are a plus.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug-free and smoke-free workplace..