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Obituary Advisor

Green Bay, WI, USA Req #10375
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched reach at the national and local level, Gannett touches the lives of nearly 140 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include the USA TODAY and more than 260 daily local newspaper brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal, WordStream, and ThriveHive and U.K. media company Newsquest. There's never been a better time to join our talented team. Visit to learn more about our opportunities, and visit Gannett Privacy Policy to understand our privacy policy.

The Obituary Advisor role requires a highly personable, motivated individual with the
ability to guide callers in the placement of obituary notices in our print and
online products. Must be able to work in a multi-deadline environment; learn
and apply new accurate techniques and quickly in order to fulfill timelines.

We are dedicated to helping our clients grow based on their unique needs. When they
win, we win!

As a Marketing Solutions, Administrative Assistant, you will:

  • Entry of ads into the Wave2 program
    • Administrative duties to include answering phones and emails
    • Be able to react to change productively and handle
      other essential tasks as needed
      • Ad placement both print and digital
  • Communicating with team members + internal and external
    • Additional administrative duties as needed
      • Review and respond to multiple email inboxes

    What you bring to the table:

    • We are seeking a self-starter, who is able to multi-task, take initiative and prioritize. If you have a desire to learn and understand both the print and online advertising industry this is a great
      way to start a career with an industry leader.
      • Attention to detail skills including excellent spelling and grammar in a fast-paced environment
  • Handle confidential information with discretion according to our guidelines
    • Must be able to type at least 40-45 wpm for data entry
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software a plus
    • Highly effective communication skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills with a keen sense of efficient telephone etiquette.
    • Strong work ethic and a desire to excel.
    • Experience, 1 year preferred


    We offer an energized, passionate team within a fun & flexible workplace.

    We offer competitive compensation with uncapped incentives and world class benefits,
    including comprehensive Health, Dental and Vision coverage, matching 401(K),
    Paid Time Off and more. This is an opportunity to work alongside digital
    leaders and visionaries.



    Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status. 

    Other details

    • Job Family News
    • Job Function Marketing Solutions
    • Pay Type Hourly
    • Green Bay, WI, USA