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Classified Advertising Coordinator

Job Title: Classified Advertising Coordinator

Location: Brooklin, Maine

Position Overview: We are seeking a Classified Advertising Coordinator to join our team. As Classified Advertising Coordinator you will play a crucial role in managing and optimizing our clients’ classified ad campaigns in our print magazine and across various digital and online platforms. The position offers the opportunity to work in a creative and collaborative environment, while contributing to the success of our clients’ advertising efforts.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with both individual and business clients to understand our advertising objectives and needs.
  • Create and manage classified ad campaigns in our print magazines, WoodenBoat and Professional BoatBuilder, ensuring accurate placement and formatting.
  • Coordinate with the design team to ensure ads are compelling, accurate, and in line with client goals.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain advertising strategies to maximize the effectiveness of digital and online classified ads.
  • Handle all accounts receivable including invoicing, payment processing, and reporting.
  • Assist clients in selecting the most suitable advertising packages for their specific goals.
  • Provide excellent customer service and maintain strong client relationships.



  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented.
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team.
  • Strong computer skills including word processing, databases, and accounting or payment platforms.
  • Ability to handle multiple deadlines.
  • Proficiency in using ad management platforms and tools is a plus.
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to interpret data and make strategic recommendations is also a plus.


What we offer:

  • Collaborative and dynamic work environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth.
  • The chance to work with a variety of clients across our industry.
  • An opportunity to contribute to the success of a respected media company.

If you are interested in joining our team, and helping our clients achieve their advertising goals through print and digital media, we’d love to hear from you.


How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you’d be a great fit for this position to: jobs@woodenboat.com

Be sure to include “Classified Advertising Coordinator Application” in the subject line.

WoodenBoat Publications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming workplace for all employees.