Digital Managing Editor, Public Affairs

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York
Feb 27, 2013
Mar 29, 2013
Human Resources
Full Time
Our Public Affairs office is currently looking for a full-time Managing Editor to join our team.
The Digital Managing Editor will plan, write, edit, and maintain a significant portion of MSKCC's public website, providing audience-specific content tailored to the Center's core audiences, in addition to collaborating with editorial and production staff to refresh, improve, and evolve the Center's online presence, which includes blogs, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.
Strong editing skills and ability to translate scientific and medical information into lay-friendly language is key. Proven editing experience and capacity to handle a fast-paced, dynamic environment is required. Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred in English, Journalism, Biology, or Science Writing. 3+ years experience presenting medical and scientific information to a general interest audience and medical or scientific editing experience required. Qualified candidates must have experience managing and writing for the web.
MSKCC is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

We offer an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits, including tuition reimbursement. Please visit our website at and apply on-line.

More jobs like this