Medical Editor

Haymarket Media Inc. - New York, NY (30+ days ago)


Haymarket Media, Inc. is seeking a Medical Editor (Hematology, Oncology) to join the Haymarket Medical Network. This position is located in our New York, NY office.

Job Overview:
The Haymarket Medical Editor is responsible for the digital publication of clinical content. S/he will oversee the creation, production, and curation of news, feature articles, expert perspectives, opinions, slideshows, polls, and quizzes distributed via online, mobile, and social media channels, with a goal of providing high-quality content that meets the informational needs of the brand's professional audience of healthcare practitioners.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Ensuring the execution of daily news and feature content focused on Hematology/Oncology for a clinical audience (will involve writing and assignment to freelance resources)
Maintaining key verticals on the website, including multiple daily main page updates
Posting articles to CMS (including tagging and identification of graphic accompaniment)
Overseeing the creation and deployment of daily email newsletters and maintaining a monthly e-newsletter schedule, including testing and review of ad content
Editing and fact-checking duties, including formatting, ensuring reference accuracy, and collaboration on a multi-disciplinary team to schedule workflow to meet timelines and priorities
Maintaining the brand's social media presence across various social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Twitter)
Ensuring SEO through consistent use of best publishing practices and monitoring growth and performance using analytics tools (Google Analytics)
Maintaining editorial calendar and adhering to production schedules
Managing the brand's budgets/invoices/expenses

Skills and Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in English/Journalist.Communications with a strong background in the biological sciences or a Bachelor's degree in science with strong editing skills preferred
Minimum 2+ years' experience in medical education/communication/advertising, with demonstrated skill in writing, editing, and working with content management systems
Excellent ability to edit and fact check medical, technical, and marketing materials, and quick at execution
Excellent reading comprehension, listening, and analytical skills, and oral and written communication skills
Successful record of handling multiple simultaneous projects and deadlines
Experience as a strong team player who can work cross-functionally within an organization and follow through on assigned tasks
Working knowledge of HTML
Knowledge of SEO best practices, social media, and other digital promotional strategies
Understanding of the needs of medical professional audiences, or demonstrated ability to identify the needs of a highly specialized audience.

About Hematology Advisor:
Hematology Advisor is an online resource that provided clinicians with timely and relevant news and feature articles on topics that affect their practice of medicine and their care of patients with hematologic conditions. Our robust inventory of content includes findings from recent clinical research, expert perspective, clinical case studies, in-depth interviews, and evidence-based guidelines.

About Haymarket:
Haymarket has its heart and soul in publishing and media. Since the company was founded half a century ago, Haymarket has always prided itself on being a highly creative business, with an unrelenting focus on the quality of the products and the people. The philosophy has always been quite simple: only by having the highest quality individuals can you produce the highest quality products, combining the best in content, design, production and customer services. Globalization is opening up the world further and provides many opportunities for growth. Haymarket has offices around the world and many of the titles are now truly global brands. Haymarket serves a broad spread of business markets, from marketing to medicine to technology along with exhibitions and live events. Predicting the shape of the business in 3, 5, or 10 years is almost impossible; and the unpredictability is part of the appeal. Haymarket aims to be the perfect company to work with or for – we have the processes and attitude that ensure quality and consistency, and an entrepreneurial spirit that makes every day rewarding.

An equal opportunity employer, Haymarket Media does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment because of an individual's race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other protected category recognized by state, federal, or local laws.