Associate Editor Healthline
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This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced journalist with a passion for health news and reporting on medical research, technology, and healthy living. Healthline is looking to add a New York?based associate editor to its growing News department.
Reporting to Healthline?s Managing Editor, Products, the Associate Editor is responsible for making editorial decisions about Healthline?s coverage of breaking news and then crafting news stories based on those decisions. The associate editor will be responsible for producing at least two news stories each day, as well as working on other editorial and content projects as directed. Additional duties include:
Writing news articles on a wide variety of health topics.
Assigning, line-editing, and copyediting news articles.
Publishing news articles in Healthline?s proprietary CMS.
Developing and managing a team of freelance writers.
Working with the News team to develop stories and improve Healthline?s News product.
Working with Healthline marketing and content teams on other projects as required.
Managing relationships with Healthline?s content partners.
Required Skills and Attributes
A bachelor?s degree in journalism is strongly preferred. Applicants with other educational backgrounds (for instance, four-year degrees in science or English) will be considered if they have significant professional experience in a news-based editorial environment.
Experience with the healthcare industry or experience with health content is strongly preferred. Applicants with significant experience in a closely related science or technology field will also be considered.
A minimum of five years? professional experience in online publishing is required.
A strong portfolio of published bylined work is required.
Fluency in AP, Chicago, and APA style is required.
Past experience with an online CMS is required.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills are required. The person in this role will be representing Healthline to customers and partners, as well as working with diverse cross-functional teams.
Flexibility and creative problem-solving abilities are required. Healthline is a dynamic, growing company.
This role requires someone who works very well independently and is comfortable with the notion of being a one-person ?East Coast bureau? for our News department, which is based in San Francisco.
How to Apply
In your cover letter, please include three links to bylined articles.
Healthline is a leading provider of intelligent health information, data and technology solutions, enabling providers and everyday people to make more confident, informed healthcare decisions. The company's proprietary health taxonomy platform powers a suite of marketing, health search, data-mining and content solutions for global enterprises and advertisers. Healthline has been named a Deloitte Technology Fast 500 company for the past four years. For more corporate information, visit corp.healthline.com.
Our mission is to improve health through information. We provide readers objective, trustworthy, and accurate health information, guided by the principles of responsible journalism and publishing. Our editorial philosophy is to use relevant and accurate content to promote healthy living and facilitate disease prevention, as well as to offer clinically significant, medically reviewed information for people seeking answers to their health questions.
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