We are seeking a content development professional to join our team. Qualified candidate will have a background in writing or journalism and will contribute to newsletters, work with freelancers, and develop books, webinars, and other products. This is a great opportunity for writers to engage in customer research and strategic planning while developing quality training products for busy professionals.
You will be working on newsletters such as Briefings on HIPAA and Case Management Monthly, as well as developing books and webinars for this audience. A successful candidate will enjoy writing, interviewing, and researching, and will display confidence and acumen when interacting with customers, subject matter experts, and colleagues.
The Associate Content Specialist (Editor) is responsible for creating, editing and managing content for online and print products. This position will delve into a topic area and break down complex ideas into simple terms. This role works in a team environment and contributes content to other related products.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
+ Write and edit clear, informative, and engaging content in a variety of formats (e.g., news, feature stories, reports, infographics, etc.) according to company?s standards for quality, style and voice
+ Manage products through the editorial and production process, including sourcing material, editing and formatting text and shepherding content through review, proofreading, design and final production
+ Work with internal content specialists and external freelancers to assign articles, read and respond to customer queries and oversee the work of proofreaders or copy editors
+ Upload relevant content to applicable Web properties through the content management system and ensure content displays and functions correctly
+ Maintain social media activities as assigned
+ Adhere to strict deadlines and budget requirements for all assigned products
+ Strengthen market knowledge and cultivate relationships with sources and customers to ensure products address the issues challenging readers
+ Track market trends and collaborate with colleagues to brainstorm new products
+ Propose new product ideas in your area(s) of expertise across all product lines, and manage all content-related phases of the new products process, including conducting research, writing proposals, and presenting the finished concept
+ Work collaboratively with other content specialists in the peer editing process
+ Additional duties as assigned
+ Strong verbal, written, analytical, research, and communication skills
+ Self-motivated with ability to juggle and meet multiple deadlines
+ Demonstrated ability in time management, multitasking, and project management
+ Strong organizational skills and ability to work in a highly collaborative environment
+ Attention to detail, accuracy
+ Ability to think logically, classify content, and apply taxonomy
+ Proficient in Microsoft Office
+ Bachelor?s degree in English, Journalism, Communications or related fields
+ 2 to 5 years of experience in reporting, writing and editing a daily or weekly publication