Senior Medical Editor (Full time, NYC)

Senior Editor, McMahon Group

Full time, New York City

Job Description

Successful NYC based medical publisher seeks Senior Editor for bi-monthly newspaper. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to writing, editing, production, team building, working with key opinion leaders in the field, managing editorial board, manage internal team and manage freelance writers/editors. Requirements include; must possess bachelors degree in science/journalism; five years science or journalism experience a must; therapeutic area experience a plus. Some travel, serious work, casual atmosphere, competitive salary and benefits. Computer aptitude (Quark, Internet) is a must. Responsibilities would include, conceiving story ideas, content editing; in-house writing of features and departments. Build and maintain strong relationships with key opinion leaders. Maintain and manage timely and professional written and verbal skills. Assist in the development of new project budgets. Contribute to new business development activities within the team and attend/present presentations when necessary. Manage budgeting, financial monitoring, and assisting in the reconciliation of freelance staff. Participate in start up, interim and final team meetings for each publication. Maintain production schedules, and provide ongoing updates to team as necessary to ensure successful management and completion of production schedules. Facilitate progress of multidisciplinary project teams to ensure within-budget, on time performance. Oversee and facilitate development of all editorial activities, including ongoing communication, content development, logistics management, production of materials, central file management. Assist in training new team members as required. Maintain company policies and guidelines as they pertain to all activities. Adhere to all Company policies and procedures. Must be able to work in a team environment, have excellent communications and writing skills.

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