Web manager

The Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City, Utah

Date Posted December 23, 2020
Industry Nonprofit
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website https://www.sltrib.com/


The nonprofit Salt Lake Tribune is searching for a web manager who can help grow visitors to sltrib.com and its associated verticals. The ideal candidate will help ensure our journalism is relevant, timely and that it finds the most diverse audience possible in Utah or beyond. Our goal is to provide local news and information that is so essential that readers will become long-time supporters of The Tribune and local news more broadly.

This web manager will join a team that prioritizes building a loyal audience by growing newsletter subscribers, leveraging SEO, understanding engagement strategies, and by executing on optimal social and push alert plans.

This is a critical position at The Tribune.

Candidates must be able to write sharp, concise, clean social media copy while helping communities understand and engage with the local news that affects their daily lives. He/she/they should be prepared to coach our newsroom on the best social media practices, SEO, analytics and more. 

We are looking for someone with a passion for news and who is eager to collaborate, who understands how to pull meaningful insights from data and execute plans to grow our audience. We want someone who is ready to help The Tribune experiment its way to success.

A bachelor’s degree is strongly preferred as is at least 1-2 years in digital publishing. This position may include off hours as needed.  


About The Salt Lake Tribune

The Salt Lake Tribune is a community-owned nonprofit, having become the nation’s first legacy newspaper to make this transition. Based in Salt Lake City, The Tribune is a two-time Pulitzer winner that prides itself on aggressive watchdog reporting. Utah offers unparalleled outdoor recreation opportunities in the famed Wasatch Mountains and the national parks such as Zion and Arches. Salt Lake City is home to a vibrant arts scene, a growing group of quality restaurants and the Utah Jazz.

We are proud of the work we do and we are proud of our newsroom culture. This is a collaborative, energetic organization constantly seeking ways to improve. The Tribune is an inclusive employer. We consider all candidates without regard to basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, medical condition, family care status, pregnancy or physical disability (except where physical fitness is a valid occupational qualification), or any other basis protected by state and federal laws.


To apply, please send a resume, cover letter and examples of your work to administrative assistant Ana Daraban at dara@sltrib.com. Please put web manager in the subject line.


When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.