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Rockford Register Star Open House - Jobs July 16, 2014

Open House 7/16/2014
Open House 7/16/2014
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The Rockford Register has been in business for over 159 years in Rockford, Illinois. Their Mission Statement " Committed to strengthen our competitive edge, through education and awareness. Developing and understand of the meaning and scope of diversity to make our business a success."

The Rockford Register will be having an employment open house on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 from 9:00am until 7:00 pm. They will be serving refreshments. They are located at 99 East State Street. If you are coming from out of town you will find the building next to Rock River, and with a bridge connecting East State to West State Street.

They are looking to fill the following departments with new employees:

  • Newsroom Positions:
  • Assistant Sports Editor
  • Columnist
  • Digital Copy Editor
  • Executive Editor
  • Managing Editor
  • Multimedia Journalist
  • Multimedia News Editor
  • Photojournalist
  • Reporter
  • Sports Editor
  • Advertising Positions:
  • Classified Inside Sales Representatives
  • Digital Sales & Marketing Specialist
  • Inside & Outside Multimedia Sales Executive
  • Multimedia Sales Manager
  • Senior Sales Support Representative

Consumer Marketing Positions:

  • Advance Development Manager
  • Circulation Operations Manager
  • Consumer Marketing Director
  • Customer Service Representatives
  • District Manager
  • District Assistant
  • Home Delivery Manager
  • Marketing & Community Events Specialist
  • Single Copy Advisor
  • Subscriber Retention
  • Support Clerk

They are also looking to add their home delivery to over 40,000 households and 400 stores.

The Rockford Register has an MIS Dept. that supports, and develops their computer and communications systems. This dept. had openings that include Production Systems Specialist, and Systems Technicians.

There is a Finance Dept. that is responsible for the Accounting, Accounts Payable, Benefits, Retirement and payroll.

The Production Division is in the process to producing the final product. they are responsible for the Building Services, Prepress, Pressroom, and Packaging. There are a lot of openings for the production of the newspaper.

The Human Resources Dept., works with the employees and managrmrnt.

You can go online to: rrstar.com to find more information in detail for the open house on July 16, 2014.