Editor in Chief

BioInformatics - San Francisco, CA

Full-time

We are looking for a dynamic, experienced editorial content specialist to lead our launch of a new online portal for the healthcare/life sciences industry.

We are a growing publisher of online portals for the healthcare and life sciences industries, with a 20-year track record of successfully delivering news and education content to medical professionals.

As Editor in Chief, you will lead the editorial development and operation of a new online portal targeting the clinical laboratory market.

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Directing and managing all editorial content on the website
  • Writing and editing articles
  • Managing a group of freelance and key opinion leader (KOL) contributors
  • Overseeing social media postings.
  • Attending trade shows and conferences as necessary, and networking with key opinion leaders to promote our editorial content and services
  • Supporting our advertising sales executives from an editorial perspective as needed
  • Interacting with our software development group in the creation of new content offerings for our members
  • Developing and managing special projects as needed.
  • Performing video interviews
  • Managing annual editorial budget.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced journalist with a passion for breaking news and a minimum of five years in a senior editorial role. Candidate should be a self-starter who is able to handle multiple editorial responsibilities in a start-up environment. Familiarity with healthcare and/or lab instruments industries is a plus. Experience with the clinical laboratory instruments market is a plus. This is an office-based position -- no remote candidates please.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees. Please email your resume with a cover letter describing your qualifications and compensation requirements.

EOE: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Sr. Editorial: 5 years (Required)