JFP Jobs

Customer Service and Sales Coordinator

The JFP seeks an outgoing, organized, sales-oriented individual who loves the Jackson Free Press and BOOM Jackson and wants to live our mission!

Your job will be to support the sales team and the Publisher by interacting with marketing and advertising clients, helping our production team and taking ownership of some our of digital initiatives. You'll work with our marketing consultants, marketing coordinator, and production team to help pull off great print and digital advertising and promotions for our clients.

Candidates with customer service or foodservice background are encouraged to apply; you should be a good communicator, good on the phone and self-directed. Any and all experience with HTML/CSS, WordPress, Tweetdeck or similar software, Google Ad Manager, and other technology tools are welcome. And if you have writing and blogging skills, that's a welcome plus!

Position is part-time to start (full-time is a possibility) and hourly, and will require some driving, lifting (less than 50 lbs) and face-to-face with clients. Additional compensation (e.g. commission and or revenue-based bonuses) is a possibility as the position grows.

To apply, send an e-mail telling us why you'd like the position and attach a resume in the form below. Put Customer Service and Sales Coordinator as the Position Applying For.


Assistant to the CEO

We are seeking a super organized assistant to help with company operations—anything from picking up lunches to monitoring supplies to helping with events. You must manage time well and be the reminder, never the reminded. Job includes no writing or editing. Car necessary. Positions starts about 15 hours a week, hourly rate. No phone calls.

To apply, send an e-mail telling us why you'd like the position and attach a resume in the form below. Put Assistant to the CEO as the Position Applying For.


News Reporter

The JFP is taking resumes for a news reporter to help cover the city, county and state. Ideal candidate will have at least two years' reporting experience (not including academic years), have a great work ethic and super attitude, know what a deadline is, and want to make a difference with enterprise reporting and writing.

Send confidential resumes and your three best stories to donna@jacksonfreepress.com and a cover letter explaining why you're the right candidate to report for us and about our community. No phone calls.


Print + Digital Marketing Consultant

We've recently hired for this position, but we welcome resumes as we're always looking for new team members in the sales department.

We need candidates ready to hit the phones, streets and social media to prospect for new accounts, listen to local businesses' needs and help them build customer awareness through print and digital marketing -- and then follow up every week with personal customer service!

Bring your love of local business and your willingness to improve their bottom line. Motivated JFP marketing consultants can make $3000-5000 a month or more in this commission-driven position which offers a 90-day paid training period. An appreciation for the JFP mission and previous customer service (including retail and restaurant) experience is more important than a college degree, but let us know what you think makes you a fit.

Ready to make some real money? Fill in the form below and put Print + Digital Marketing Consultant as the Position Applying For.