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Financial Project Manager - Single Copy

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Posted on Thursday, January 25, 2024

Financial Project Manager - Single Copy

United States ● Virtual Req #40661
Wednesday, January 24, 2024
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a subscription-led and digitally-focused media and marketing solutions company committed to empowering communities to thrive. With an unmatched reach at the national and local level, Gannett touches the lives of millions with our Pulitzer Prize-winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services.

Our current portfolio of media assets includes The USA TODAY NETWORK, which includes USA TODAY, and local media organizations in 43 states in the United States, and Newsquest, a wholly-owned subsidiary operating in the United Kingdom. We also own digital marketing services companies under the brand LocaliQ, which provide a cloud-based platform of products to enable small and medium-sized businesses to accomplish their marketing goals. In addition, our portfolio includes one of the largest media-owned events businesses in the U.S., USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures.
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The Financial Project Manager is responsible for managing the Single Copy department initiatives focused on maximizing sales and revenue of newspapers in the retail environment for all Gannett daily publications, including USA TODAY. The position will lead projects with an emphasis on minimizing revenue losses and working through issues that impede sales and revenue maximization. This position requires a highly self-motivated individual who can manage day-to-day tactical needs, identifying opportunities to create consistencies and efficiencies across our department.

Base Salary Range: $60,000 - $65,000/annually

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead projects from infancy to deployment, including managing project status and task completion
  • Monitor progress and define results of project initiatives
  • Lead collaboration efforts with the single copy managers to maximize volume and revenue
  • Communicate with all stakeholders, in a timely and effective manner
  • Juggle multiple priorities and stakeholders with a keen eye and attention to detail
  • Prioritize and coordinate initiatives based on volume and revenue opportunity
  • Initiate solutions for one-time initiatives and complete tasks while determining long term process resolution
  • Develop and maintain performance metrics on project completion based on timeline


  • College degree preferred. A minimum of two years of college or equivalent business experience is required
  • Expert skillset with Microsoft Excel functionality
  • Genesys and Champion (Gannett proprietary systems) experience preferred
  • Accounting or Finance field experience preferred
  • Must have exceptional knowledge of Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Keen attention to details
  • Ability to work independently while contributing to a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational and time management abilities
  • Possess well-rounded analytical abilities
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects effectively under deadline pressure
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Proficient in One Drive for the management of projects



The annualized base salary for this role will range between $38,700 and $81,000. Base compensation is reflective of many factors, including, but not limited to, the market in which one lives/works, individual education level, skills, certifications, and experience. Note: variable compensation is not reflected in these figures and based on the role, may be applicable.

Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer committed to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. As such, we will consider all qualified applicants for employment and do not discriminate in connection with employment decisions on the basis of an applicant or employee’s race, color, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, marital status, personal appearance (including height and weight), sexual orientation, family responsibilities, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy status (including childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), education, genetic characteristics or information, political affiliation, military or veteran status or other classifications protected by applicable federal, state and local laws in the jurisdictions where Gannett employs employees. In addition, Gannett Co., Inc. will provide applicants who require a reasonable accommodation, as a result of an applicant’s disability or religion, to complete this employment application and/or any other process in connection with an individuals’ application for employment with Gannett Co., Inc. Applicants who require such accommodation should contact Gannett Co., Inc.’s Recruitment Department at Recruit@gannett.com.

Other details

  • Job Family Program & Project Management
  • Job Function Project Management
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Min Hiring Rate $60,000.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $65,000.00
  • United States
  • Virtual
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