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How We Work

  • Editorial

    The Press has been Houston's leading independent news source since 1989. Every day we publish original reporting and compelling writing on local news, restaurants, music, arts and culture, providing a vital resource for readers who want to understand and engage with their community.

  • Sales

    Highly motivated and always on the go, the Houston Press sales department is an experienced team of digital marketing professionals who bring full-funnel marketing solutions to local businesses.

  • Marketing

    The Houston Press Marketing team oversees the planning and execution of our annual signature events, as well as the daily promotion of all aspects of the Houston Press brand, including ongoing engagement with our readers and promotions for our clients.

  • Production

    The Houston Press production team establishes creative and innovative digital marketing designed uniquely for each client.

  • Future - 401k plans so that you can plan for the future.
  • Holidays - Time to spend with family and friends.
  • Insurance - Health, dental, and vision to keep you healthy.
  • Vacation - Time to re-charge the batteries.
  • Fellowships - an unparalleled opportunity for young writers who wish to pursue a career in magazine-style journalism. And more!
  • ON THE GO!

    Explore the City with our Street Team.

  • "I have always felt and had a true coach and management team at Houston Press. This is where I was meant to be!"
    - Serena Molaison
  • Houston Press Sales Executive Internship - Summer 2022

    Houston Press is currently offering a commission based Sales Executive Internship. This position will support and work with an established Sales Team to drive revenue. As a Sales Executive Intern you will gain an understanding of the online marketing industry and will develop critical sales skills in lead nurturing, securing appointments and articulating value.

    Job Description:

    • Prospect leads and drive business through cold calling and sending emails
    • Develop outbound marketing campaigns through various channels
    • Handle paperwork
    • Create and maintain ongoing relationships with the sales team and customers
    • Clearly communicate new or additional products/services

    Requirements:

    • Strong communication skills
    • Excellent problem solving skills
    • Experience with Google Documents, Google Sheets, Zoom and Canva is a plus.
    • Ability to work without supervision
    • High school diploma or BA/BSc degree in Marketing or a related field

    Perfect Candidates:

    • Persistent, self-reliant and adaptable
    • Have an inquisitive personality and strong critical thinking skills
    • Takes initiative but also knows how to work in a team as a dependable member
    • Some experience in sales or customer service

    Qualified applicants should send their resume to: advertising@houstonpress.com