ACCOUNTING DEPARTMENT

The Key West Citizen Newspaper is seeking a high energy, career-minded individual to join our Finance Team. Reporting directly to the controller, the ideal candidate will be a team oriented self-starter with strong communication skills. Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills are an absolute requirement for success. Management skills are required as this position is charged with the training and development of a first class accounting staff.

The individual will supervise and direct the general accounting staff and oversee daily accounting operations. This individual must thrive in a complex, dynamic environment. This position is responsible for monthly preparation of financial statements, journal entries, and reconciliation of ledger accounts.

REQUIREMENTS (Salary depending on experience):
  • BS in Accounting
  • Finance or Business related field
  • Impressive written & verbal communication skills
  • Strong computer aptitude, which includes excellent spreadsheet, accounting software, and analytical skills
Respond to:
elesta@keysnews.com
BY FAX: 305-295-8024
BY MAIL: Accounting Supervisor, The Key West Citizen,
PO Box 1800, Key West, FL 33041
ADVERTISING DEPARTMENT

The Key West Citizen is seeking a highly motivated individual with a demonstrated track record of outstanding success in the sales arena as an Outside Advertising Consultant. Newspaper experience a plus but will train the right candidate. You should be a creative, self starter who understands sales and marketing and can build and manage a book of businesses to compliment our team of sales all-stars.

If you have the skills to take over this position, hit our standards and deliver outstanding customer service, please apply now.

Competitive compensation, Great benefit package (medical, dental, life, 401K) paid expenses and bonus plan.

To apply send cover letter, resume and references to
Tommy Todd at ttodd@keysnews.com
We are looking for part-time and full-time inside sales people. Must have good computer skills, exceptional attention to details and the drive to achieve monthly sales goals. Hourly rate plus monthly commission.
Send resume to:
Tommy Todd at ttodd@keysnews.com
CIRCULATION DEPARTMENT

The Key West Citizen is currently seeking a mature go-getter for the position of
Circulation / Distribution Manager.

Circulation management experience is not necessary, but a college degree is preferred.

We’re looking for a dedicated and responsible person willing to do whatever it takes for total customer satisfaction and continuous business growth.

Competitive compensation package, 401K and health insurance.

Interested applicants should forward resume:
Key West Citizen, c/o "ATTN Manager"
PO Box 1800, Key West, FL 33041 or
email resume to: cjones@keysnews.com

The Key West Citizen is looking for a full time Circulation Customer Service Representative. You must be able to work Monday through Friday from 7am – 3pm.

This position has extensive subscriber contact.

Apply today to join our fast-paced Circulation team!

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to maintain composure during times of peak call volume/stress
  • Ability to navigate standard Microsoft and Macintosh computer systems
  • General clerical/administrative skills
  • Friendly demeanor
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Remain organized with attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Must speak/read/write fluent English
  • Spanish bilingual is preferred but not necessary
Apply in person at 3420 Northside Dr, Key West, FL 33040 or email your resume to tparks@keysnews.com or
mail to PO Box 1800, Key West, FL 33041 EOE

The Key West Citizen, The Florida Keys' Only Daily Newspaper, is seeking an energetic and ambitious individual to join our fast paced Circulation Department. This position will involve growing circulation and readership by improving and maintaining superior customer service and working closely with company management and contacted delivery carriers.

Circulation is a fun, fast-paced, customer oriented department with many facets to keep the job interesting and professionally rewarding. Prior circulation experience is not required.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits including: medical, dental, life insurance, paid vacation, sick time, holiday pay and 401K retirement plan.

Applications available at The Key West Citizen office
3420 Northside Drive, Key West or
email resume to: tparks@keysnews.com
Walk-ins welcome

The Key West Citizen is currently accepting applications for Home Delivery Carriers in Key West. This is an Independent Contractor position where contractor will be required to deliver papers before 6am, 7 days a week. This route takes approx. 4 hours to complete. Payrate averages $300/week.

Contractor is responsible for providing own transportation and must have valid driver's license and insurance.

Please apply in person at
3420 Northside Drive, Key West, FL 33040
or email cjones@keysnews.com

Perform various mail room duties including lifting and removing newspaper bundles, monitoring automated mail room equipment and checking papers for quality. Other duties include preparing inset pre prints for bulk delivery, loading pre prints into insert machine hopper feeder, loading completed bundles onto skids, preparing inserts for post office delivery and cleaning insert area.

  • Feed preprints into insert machine hopper neatly and accurately. Monitor insert machine to reduce double and/or skipped inserts so all jackets have correct inserts.
  • No experience required
  • Manual dexterity, strength to life up to 50 pounds
  • The ability to concentrate on accuracy while machine is running.
  • Work schedules may vary based on business needs. Including nights, weekends, and holidays.
Apply in person at
Key West Citizen, 3420 Northside Drive
Key West, FL 33040
Ideal for
Seniors • Students • Home School

Early morning hours You choose the hours! GREAT PART TIME JOB

Work as few or as many days as you like.
Daily pay scale Plus commission (based on productivity). Bonus paid for extra Sunday sales. Numerous high volume locations available. Potential applicants with Scooters • Bicycles OK
~Must be clean & reliable~

Applicants may call 305-292-7777 x230
Leave message with name and phone number
COMPOSING DEPARTMENT

Successful candidates will be comfortable using Macintosh publishing applications: Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Excellent organizational and typing skills, attention to detail, the ability to work on multiple projects under deadline, schedule flexibility, and a positive, professional attitude are the keys to success.

Job duties and requirements include:
  • Design client ads and in-house promotions to specifications
  • Special sections layout and design
  • Prepare overlays for newspaper production
  • Assist with preparing classifieds
  • Proofreading
Layout and/or proofreader test required at interview.
Please no phone calls. Previous applicants need not apply.
Interested applicants should forward resume as a PDF file to
Danette Baso Silvers at dbsilvers@keysnews.com

Work in the exciting, fast-paced world of newspaper advertising using a Mac. The ideal candidate will be proficeint in Microsoft Word. InDesign knowledge and an eye for composition are helpful.

Job duties and requirements include:
  • Coordinate ad materials and files
  • Email proofs to sales reps
  • Make simple corrections on advertisements using Adobe InDesign
  • Excellent organizational and customer service skills
Layout and/or proofreader test required at interview.
Please no phone calls. Previous applicants need not apply.
Interested applicants should forward resume as a PDF file to
Danette Baso Silvers at dbsilvers@keysnews.com