Gannett Overview

  • www.gannett.com/careers/
  • McLean, VA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1906
  • Company - Public (GCI)
  • Publishing
  • $1 to $5 billion (USD)

Mission-driven and digitally focused, Gannett empowers communities to thrive by connecting, informing and entertaining millions of people each day across the nation and beyond. Our diverse portfolio includes USA TODAY, hundreds of local media outlets across 46 U.S. states, ...
Mission: Gannett empowers communities to thrive.

Company Updates

July 6, 2022
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Meet Gannett's 43 interns participating in our 2022 summer news internship program in collaboration with the Freedom Forum, Ida B. Wells Society and Meta deepening our commitment to inclusion, equity and diversity in our news coverage and initiatives. #TeamGannett #internship #diversity #equity #inclusion #journalism #hiring
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Gannett Kicks Off Summer News Internships Focused on Diversity, in Collaboration With The Freedom Forum, Ida B. Wells Society for Investigative Reporting and Meta - Gannett
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June 14, 2022
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Diana Ross, Smokey Robinson, Aretha Franklin, Jay-Z, Betty Davis and Darius Rucker. This is a small list of huge influences, diversity, and talent. These various artists and their genres have inspired a world of beautiful melodies and remarkable moments throughout time. In celebration of Black Music Month, our African American Forward employee resource group has curated a Spotify playlist. Listen to it here: https://spoti.fi/3PYUps0
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Gannett Reviews

3.1
40%
Recommend to a Friend
47%
Approve of CEO
Mike Reed
Mike Reed
267 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Former Employee, more than 3 years

"Great Sales Management Training"

Feb 21, 2022 - Sales Leader in New York, NY
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Great sales management training and growth opportunities.

Cons

Top-down direction leaves little room for creative problem solving.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Gannett

3.6
(483 Reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at Gannett?

...They have destroyed community newspapers, no reporters left, no sales rep for advertising, no way for local folks to talk to anybody, you have to call 800 number and that group sucks, Gannett is NOT CUSTOMER FRIENDLY, I don’t care what they try to portray, all local acctg departments were shutdown and sent to GenPack, corporate folks have a better than thou attitude and unless you work for USA Today, and are part of their diversity and inclusion group you are nobody....Read More

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Gannett Interviews

Experience
Positive51%
Negative29%
Neutral20%
Getting an Interview
Applied online62%
Employee Referral14%
Recruiter11%
Difficulty
2.7
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  1. Featured Interview

    Account Executive Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Sarasota, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Gannett (Sarasota, FL) in Feb 2021

    Interview

    Seamless hiring process from the recruiter to the hiring manager to the senior leadership made the experience great. Clear and concise expectations of the role were communicated along with the vision of the organization.
    Interview

    All the questions were situational and applied directly to the role.

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Gannett Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ EqualityHuman Rights Campaign2022
  • 5 Star Rating from Support the GoalsGannett Press Release2022
  • The Best Employers for DiversityForbes2021

Pledges & Certifications

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

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Gannett FAQ

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What is paid time off like at Gannett?

...Lack of raises, no 401k match, hardly health benefits, Unlimited OT, no accrued pto, "mto" ie.) at management's disgression (fyi management is against more than 5 days off at a time, don't plan on any over seas trips), zero work life balance, expected to be on standby, nonexsistent merit bonuses, perpetually needing to "prove ourselves" in efforts to earn 20k below market value for job position, and annual holiday furlough....

October 13, 2022

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People Also Ask about Gannett

Employees rate Gannett 3.1 out of 5 stars based on 2,269 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at Gannett, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Gannett and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 40% of employees would recommend working at Gannett to a friend. This is based on 2,171 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

51% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Gannett as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.7 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Gannett.

31% of employees think that Gannett has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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