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In Denver, Westword is more than an iconic print newspaper or must-read website. It’s the place people go to find out what’s happening and how they can be a part of it – and where hundreds of local businesses have forged strategic marketing partnerships by leveraging our reach, relationships and digital marketing division, V Digital Services. Whether on social media, mobile devices, laptops, at our live events or via our industry leading SEO services, readers, advertisers and agency clients alike know they can count on us to help them thrive in the Mile High City.
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Our Mission

is to be the VOICE of our communities, clients and partners by using our multimedia platforms to communicate, inform and connect brands to audiences.

Diversity & Inclusion

We believe every team member, reader, customer and partner should have a VOICE and be heard. Our differences are a reflection of the communities we serve and we are committed to creating an environment of inclusion, diversity, empowerment and equality. We are at our best when all our team members are respected and included regardless of race, age, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation and national origin.

Our Values

At Voice Media Group, we’re driven by our core values: using innovation, integrity, collaboration and transparency to power partnerships and progress.

How We Work


Westword has been Denver's leading independent news source since 1977. Every day, we publish original reporting and compelling writing on local news, restaurants, music, marijuana, arts and culture, providing a vital resource for readers who want to understand and engage with their community.


Westword’s sales department comprises driven and energetic individuals who offer our diverse range of clients a variety of marketing solutions. We continue to launch new products to meet our clients’ needs -- whether it's driving new business, general branding campaigns or advertising events.


Westword’s marketing team oversees the planning and execution of our annual signature events and all of Westword’s efforts, including promotion of clients and daily engagement with our readers.


Our production department works closely with both the sales and marketing teams to create innovative campaigns for our clients and partners.

What We Offer

We take pride in providing a work environment that takes care of our team, supports their health and financial well-being, and balances work goals with life goals.

Our Benefits

We offer an array of competitive benefits including health, dental, vision, disability, AD&D, supplemental accidental, life insurance, flex spending accounts - health/medical reimbursement and dependent care, and employee assistance programs.

Holidays & Vacation

Paid holidays, vacation, sick leave and newborn and adoption leave. We reward loyalty with additional vacation – stay for 4 years and earn up to 4 weeks paid vacation.

Wellness & Connection

Home and auto program, legal services plan, pet insurance, employee referral program, employee recognition program, trip reduction program and incentives.

Towards Your Future

401(k) Retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement program and more!

On The Go!

Explore the City with our Street Team.


Culture + People

Looking for an energized and engaged workspace – along with the opportunity to have a little fun? Westword is a place where innovative and ambitious spirits thrive and creative minds flourish. Our commitment to professional excellence and personal growth in a mindful and supportive environment make us a natural destination for people who love Denver as much as we do and want to make a difference.

Find Your Dream Job

  • SEO Specialist

    Denver | Editorial
    Voice Media Group is looking for an experienced specialist to lead the SEO strategy for our newsrooms at Denver Westword, Miami New Times, Dallas Observer and Phoenix New Times. This position requires an innovative and strategic specialist who is excited about positioning our journalism to reach more audiences on search platforms.

    The specialist will work closely with editors and staff writers in each city to identify opportunities to consistently diversify and drive new audiences and retain visitors to our sites. This person will ensure current SEO best practices are instilled and help identity stories that will reach and engage audiences on search platforms.

    This position will contribute to our daily news conversation and foster digital growth across the company. Applicants should be well-versed in analytics and SEO tools and on top of the latest SEO industry news.

    The ideal candidate will have at least four years of experience in SEO and hold a BA/BS degree in marketing, communications, journalism or a related field. This position is based in our Denver newsroom, but remote work may be considered.

    Candidates should email a résumé and cover letter outlining their SEO experience to Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled, but those received by 03/17/2023 will be prioritized. 

    This full-time position offers a starting salary range of $55,000. In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k) savings plan with a company match, paid holidays & paid time off. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 
  • Digital Sales Operations Coordinator

    Denver | Sales
    Westword is looking for an experienced Digital Sales Operations Coordinator to join our team!

    This individual will play a crucial role in supporting the sales team at Westword and VDigital Services. The job will include tasks related to digital campaign set-up and implementation, as well as managing and tracking campaign delivery and additional administrative tasks and duties. Qualified candidates must have at least one year of in office working experience and have strong organizational skills, possess a desire to work from the Westword office and enjoy a fast paced, dynamic working environment.

    • Intake, Setup and QA digital advertising campaigns using multiple ad-serving platforms
    • Analyze ad campaign performance(s) and make recommendations for optimization
    • Digital Ad Trafficking for traditional advertising campaigns, submitting camera ready art, and submitting minor creative changes through Ad Management systems
    • Works closely with accounting on billing reconciliation, should campaign run dates change
    • Produce mid-campaign and post-campaign reports & recaps, to showcase campaign delivery and performance
    • Cross-train on all support systems and platforms for 100% coverage of support team
    • Support the creation of >$5,000 campaign proposals with the sales and management team
    • Support internal teams with day to day operations, with a focus on providing speedy turnaround times as well as professional client customer service when needed
    • Create and broadcast daily Salesforce activity and opportunity reports

    • Detail oriented, incredibly organized, with a positive ‘Can Do!’ attitude
    • Proficient with Salesforce, Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel and Microsoft Word
    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Data driven and customer service focused
    • Exceptional analytical skills
    • Ability to contribute ideas and creative solutions when ad serving issues arise
    • A good eye for layout and graphic design to facilitate effective and appealing advertising communication
    • Quick learner with the ability to tackle new tools/software for reporting and analysis
    • Disciplined work ethic with the ability to work independently and as part of a team

    Preferred Experience:
    • Experience with project management and account management
    • Possess some type of CRM experience, preferably, Salesforce

    We offer a base salary of $50k-$55K (based on experience), plus Bonus pay, and career growth opportunities in a fun, fast paced work environment. We also offer a full benefits package including medical, dental, 401k, paid vacation and more! If you are a passionate, hard-working individual that thrives in a fast-paced environment and wants to join a dynamic, fun team then this is the perfect opportunity for you!

    Interested candidates please send your resume to: and

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

  • Multi Media Advertising Sales Executive

    Denver | Sales
    We are seeking a smart, driven, and energetic individual looking for a career in media sales. The media industry is in an exciting state of change and Westword is growing exponentially. As such, we need a highly ambitious sales person with a desire to exceed sales goals and grow with us. We pride ourselves on leading the industry in ad performance, technology and, most of all, customer results.

    This person will be responsible for growing advertising revenues through the consultative sale of both print and digital solutions including newspaper, specialty publications, digital display, SEO, PPC, paid media, social media, mobile, programmatic, IP targeting, e-mail, mobile advertising, website development and local services with a primary responsibility of acquiring new clients. We continue to launch new products and initiatives so opportunities abound.

    We offer a competitive salary with uncapped commissions, additional bonus incentives and career growth opportunities. You can expect to make between $50K - $70K your first year. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, paid time off, company paid holidays and a 401(k). Candidates must have personal transportation and must pass a background check.

    • A proven track record in sales
    • Highly motivated and results-oriented
    • Ability to self-generate leads
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong problem solving and decision making abilities
    • Strong customer service skills
    • Ability to operate within a fast-paced environment
    • Entrepreneurial spirit
    • Digital, Radio, Cable, Print, or Media advertising sales experience a plus.

    Interested candidates please send your resume to :

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity in the workplace.

  • Street Team

    Denver | Marketing
    Street Team is Hiring

    Become a part of Westword’s Street Team!
    We are seeking energetic, outgoing, and dependable, individuals to represent Westword and other cool, local companies.
    Fun, part-time work awaits you!

    Send resume to
  • Drivers

    Denver | Circulation

    Westword Route Drivers wanted.
    Earn extra money on Wednesdays
    and deliver Westword to your favorite part of town.
    Truck, van or SUV preferred.
    Proof of insurance & clean/current MVR is required.
    Please email your contact info to