Web Content Manager

The Santa Barbara Independent is hiring a Web Content Manager. The Indy has a reputation as an excellent place to work. Interviews are starting this week.

Job Description for Web Content Manager

  • 35 hours/week
  • $15-$18/hour depending on experience
  • Become part of team of two web content managers who share duties 
  • Publish all editorial content (articles, cover stories, special sections, announcements, etc.) on independent.com
  • Embed photos and multimedia content into stories, maintaining a clean, consistent look
  • Schedule content across social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)
  • Produce and curate daily newsletter and other email products
  • Rotate featured stories across independent.com in collaboration with editors
  • Be on-call to post stories and multimedia during breaking news, and other timely content
  • Assist with multimedia production and implementation
  • Attend weekly editorial meetings and keep up-to-date with latest Independent goals

Personal Assistant position

(remote now, but in-person soon)

  • Mac + WordPress aptitude necessary
  • Creative and positive attitude
  • Familiarity with Submittable platform an asset
  • Major or minor degree in English or Creative Writing preferred*** The employer prefers that the candidate be available until at least the end of 2021.

Hours: Approximately 10-15 hours per week
Compensation: Negotiable and dependent upon experience
Contact: Please respond with resume to diana@dianaraab.com