Asisstant Editor

Job Description:

We are seeking a full-time Assistant Editor to work across various websites and publications. This position requires experience with writing and managing online content, as well as editing and basic SEO optimization skills. Primary responsibilities include helping to produce and manage digital and print content (articles, video interviews, etc.), producing weekly news items, creating, and sending newsletters, and providing administrative and research support in a fast-moving environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in planning and producing cross-platform content for various publications and websites
  • Conduct interviews with key opinion leaders in the medical field
  • Write timely, accurate, and informative news items for the website and produce content for print
  • Apply basic SEO principles to web-based content and help raise visibility through social media
  • Track web analytics and use those learnings to advise on future content creation
  • Manage eNewsletter campaigns for special projects
  • Assist with editorial review process, including publication style, content, production, and schedule
  • Collaborate across the company with members of design, digital, and projects
  • Possible (limited) in-person travel to medical meetings and conferences

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, communications, or related field
  • 3+ years’ experience writing/editing/digital publishing and a willingness to learn the healthcare space
  • Excellent writing, editing, and research skills
  • Experience with digital content creation and content publishing platforms (i.e., WordPress)
  • Knowledge of project management tools (i.e., Asana), preferred — but willing to train
  • Experience with SEO, web analytics, and social media tools a must; knowledge of HTML preferred
  • Adaptive to — and excited about — change and growth environments
  • Outstanding multi-tasker, with an eye for detail
  • Driven collaborator with strong time management and interpersonal skills
  • A professional and positive attitude

To apply, send a message and your resume to Opportunities@AMCMediaGroup.com