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
Location:
File Manager, Ag Apply online
Job Description:
Manage the data relating to the company’s relationship with their division’s clients. Contact advertising clients, current, potential and future, using knowledge of the industry to ascertain if the client is a good fit for the company’s products. Update researched data in electronic customer database and work closely with the division Publisher to identify potential opportunity going forward with any further communication. Attend industry events and trade shows to represent the company and to identify and document customer prospects for the sales team. Research industry related channels to locate and develop continual potential growth for the department. Successful candidates will be self-motivated, have a positive attitude and excellent communication skills.
Pay Range:
$10.00/hour
Hours:
Monday-Thursday 8 am - 5 pm; Friday 8 am - 4 pm
Location:
Advertising Sales Rep, Ag Apply online
Job Description:
Heartland Ag-Business Group, a division of Heartland Communications Group, is now hiring for an account manager for our family of publications. As an account manager, 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 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:
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:
Advertising Sales Rep, Construction Apply online
Job Description:
If the word exceptional describes you, then we encourage you to join an outstanding advertising team! 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 Construction Group, a division of Heartland Communications Group, Inc., is now hiring an advertising sales associate for our family of publications. As an advertising sales associate, 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:
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:

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