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Publication or Company Advanstar Global
Job Title Editorial Director
Industry Advertising Agency, B2B Publishing, Internet/Online/New Media, Magazine Publishing, Other Publishing, Web Development
Salary Under $85,000
Benefits Bonuses, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Iselin, NJ
Job Requirements We publish a portfolio of international science magazines and digital media in the Pharmaceutical and Science markets. Our brand is recognized for informative, high-quality content, and enjoys enormous success and credibility as the industry authority in the fields we serve.

As our Editorial Director for our Pharmaceutical Drug Development and Manufacturing Group, you will set the agenda for our Pharma Manufacturing brands in print, digital and on social media and be responsible for developing content ideas and strategy, along with generating innovative new publishing initiatives. As the lead for this brand, you will travel regularly to industry events to forge strong relationships with key opinion leaders in science, business, policy and government regulatory functions, as well as with advertising clients.

Our ideal candidate will hold an undergraduate or, preferably, a graduate degree in biology, chemistry, pharmacy, or pharmaceutical sciences. Advanced Degree preferred. You will have 6 to 8 years of editorial experience as a senior/executive editor for a science-based journal or science based B2B publication. You will be able to demonstrate exceptional journalistic/publication management skills with the ability to coach and manage an international team of editors. As leader in your prior positions, you will have had exposure and/or public speaking experience, having interacted on panels or lead discussion groups.

Additional skills and experiences preferred for our Editorial Director would be to have a successful record of accomplishment in interviewing and scientific feature writing. Exposure and experience in article commissioning and author management is highly desirable.
About Our Company Advanstar Communications Inc. serves business professionals and consumers in the Fashion, Life Sciences and Powersports industries with its portfolio of 143 events, 54 publications and directories, 253 electronic products and Web sites, as well as educational and direct marketing products and services. Market leading brands and a commitment to delivering innovative, quality products and services enables Advanstar to Connect Our Customers With Theirs. Advanstar has approximately 600 employees and currently operates from multiple offices in North America and Europe.
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