Careers

The  Journal is a locally owned, family-run business, part of Minnesota Premier Publications, which also publishes The Southwest Journal (serving Southwest Minneapolis), Minnesota Parent magazine (geared toward parents and families), and Minnesota Good Age magazine, (for active Minnesotans over 50). Our downtown Minneapolis-based company is a haven for people with creative, entrepreneurial spirits and upbeat attitudes. Check out our current openings!

Advertising Sales Position | Currently Hiring

Are you looking to make a difference in your community? Do you dream of working with a small, passionate group of people? Do you have sales experience? Do you like money?

You’ve come to the right place. We’re Minnesota Premier Publications, publishers of the Southwest Journal, and we believe in serving our readers with outstanding news content, and our advertisers with a positive experience that gets them results. 

We’re looking for an advertising salesperson who will fill our challenging, rewarding position. You’ll call businesses, make appointments, and—you guessed it—sell advertising. You’ll also gather materials and
work with our design team to create print and digital ads that help local businesses grow.
We offer a competitive starting salary, changing over to a commission. Our ad salespeople earn from $40k to over $70k per year. We provide health, dental, and retirement benefits, plus a great working environment in downtown Minneapolis.
What you bring to the table: Sales experience. Strong communications skills. Perseverance. An outgoing, positive personality.

Interested? E-mail your resume—and if you really want to knock us out, a strong cover letter—to careers@mnpubs.com. Come and work with us!

We look forward to hearing from you.

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