Career Opportunities

Heartland Communications Group provides a wide range of career opportunities, including advertising sales, administrative, accounting, graphic design, web design, information systems, maintenance, mail room and many more. We invest in our employees, provide opportunities for growth and development, and reward hard work and dedication. By the end of 2016, 26 Heartland employees will have been with the company 20 years or longer. The majority of our managers were promoted to their current positions from within the company. If you’re positive, persistent, dependable and willing to put forth your best effort, check out our current openings.

Current Openings

Classified Sales Rep., Aviation Apply online
Job Description:
The selected candidate will contact existing and potential clients to educate buyers on the feature and benefits of the publications and websites. Sales calls will take primarily by phone, but some travel to industry trade shows may be required. Must be able to work as a team to help assure the success of the department. Candidate will be self-motivated, energetic and outgoing with a strong desire to provide outstanding customer service. This is an entry-level sales position with advancement opportunities.
Pay Range:
$7.25/hour + commission
Hours:
Monday-Thursday 8 am – 5 pm; Friday 8 am – 4 pm
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Graphic Designer Apply online
Job Description:
Immediate opening for an experienced graphic designer. Successful candidates will have a minimum of 3 to 5 years design experience, strong written & verbal communication skills, an eye for detail, knowledge of the printing process, the ability to work on several projects simultaneously while meeting tight weekly deadlines, and a high level of proficiency in design software such as Photoshop, InDesign & Illustrator.
Pay Range:
Hours:
Monday-Friday 8 am - 5 pm
Location:
Advertising Account Executive, Acreage Apply online
Job Description:
AcreageLife magazine, a title of Heartland Communications Group, Inc., is now hiring an advertising account executive. As an account executive, you'll be expected to contact current and potential advertisers, learn about their advertising goals and create a marketing plan that best meets those needs. This job is Monday-Thursday 8 am - 5 pm and Friday 8 am - 4 pm with paid time off, holidays, a large benefit offering and incentive opportunities. A solid customer service background, positive attitude and strong work ethic are a must for whoever is selected - we can teach you the rest!
Pay Range:
Base + commission, based on experience
Hours:
Monday-Thursday 8 am - 5 pm; Friday 8 am - 4 pm
Location:
Multimedia Marketing Specialist, Ind Grp Apply online
Job Description:
If you excel in a fast-paced, multiple-deadline environment and are committed to providing first-rate media solutions to new and existing clients, we want you to apply today. Heartland Industrial Group, a division of Heartland Communications Group, Inc., is now hiring a multimedia marketing specialist for our family of publications. As a multimedia marketing specialist, you'll be expected to contact current and potential advertisers, learn about their advertising goals and create a marketing plan that best meets those needs. This job is Monday-Thursday 8 am to 5 pm and Friday 8 am to 4 pm with paid time off, holidays, a large benefit offering and incentive opportunities. A solid customer service background, positive attitude, ability to work independently and strong work ethic are a must for whoever is selected.
Pay Range:
Base + commission, based on experience
Hours:
Monday-Thursday 8 am - 5 pm; Friday 8 am - 4 pm
Location:
Administrative Support Apply online
Job Description:
The selected candidate will be responsible for lead generation, file management, tracking/updating spreadsheets, and entering data, develop and maintain relationships with customers. Strong communications skills and a positive attitude are a must!
Pay Range:
Hours:
Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Friday 8:00 - 4:00
Location:
Web Developer Apply online
Job Description:
Proficient in Wordpress Build and maintain internal company web sites
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To apply by mail, send a résumé and cover letter to:

Heartland Communications Group, Inc.
Attention: Mary Gonnerman
1003 Central Avenue
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
or email: mary@hlipublishing.com