|Date Posted||July 21, 2021|
|Industry||Newspapers / Wires|
|Required Education||Bachelor's Degree|
The nonprofit Salt Lake Tribune is searching for a night web manager who can help grow visitors to sltrib.com and its associated verticals. This is a critical position at The Tribune.
The ideal candidate will help ensure our journalism is relevant, timely and that it finds the most diverse audience possible in Utah or beyond. He/she/they should be passionate about local news, innovative, reader-focused, and willing to take initiative while collaborating directly with the broader team to bring the day’s content to life in a way that engages and captures the attention of our online audience.
Collaborate with a web desk team that prioritizes building a loyal audience by writing strong headlines, leveraging SEO best practices, and understanding engagement strategies.
Execute on optimal social and push alert plans.
Extract meaningful insights from data and execute data-driven plans to grow our audience.
Write sharp, concise, clean social media copy in line with best practices for each distinct platform.
Help our distinct audiences understand and engage with the local news that affects their daily lives by crafting clear and high-utility language.
Partner with our breaking news team to create and execute best practices for timely publication and distribution of breaking content.
Coach our newsroom on the best social media practices, SEO, analytics and more.
Listen between the lines of readers and followers’ comments to generate and offer new story ideas.
Engagement with some comment moderation on our site, as necessary.
Curate and build our Top Stories newsletter in preparation for the next morning’s send.
Edit the occasional late story.
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 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 and is striving to continue diversifying our staff. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.