Managing Editor; TheBody.com

Location
New York
Posted
Feb 20, 2014
Closes
Mar 22, 2014
Contact
Hiring Manager
Duration
Full Time
Responsibilities:
• Recruit for, expand and manage TheBody.com’s team of freelance writers and contributors, and cultivate emerging writers.
• Oversee the start-to-finish execution of online and print editorial projects.
• Work closely with our Editorial Director, Site Director and editors to ensure that daily editorial operations are in line with immediate and long-term goals.
• Direct projects to create and disseminate print materials focused on HIV patient education.
• Play a key, ongoing role in advising, discussing and executing our editorial strategy.
• Ensure effective intra-team communication, as well as efficient and productive workflow, across TheBody.com’s editorial efforts.

Desired Skills & Experience
• Bachelor’s Degree in a related field.
• 3+ years of experience in editorial management.
• 5+ years of experience writing and editing health-related journalistic content, including news, interviews and in-depth feature reports.
• 5+ years of experience working in an online media environment.
• Strongly preferred: Considerable knowledge and understanding of HIV disease and HIV community culture.
• Strongly preferred: Significant writing and editing experience in issues involving community health and justice, health disparities, barriers to care and traditionally marginalized or stigmatized groups.
• Exceptional organizational ability.
• Ability to remain on task and moving forward toward goals despite a significant number of overlapping assignments, tasks and shifting deadlines.
• Outstanding ability to efficiently and effectively communicate with, and about, editorial needs and issues.
• Superb writing and editing skills.
• A natural curiosity and aptitude for problem solving, coupled with excellent attention to detail (i.e., a well-adjusted perfectionist)

We are an Equal Opportunity Workplace:
Our Equal Employment Opportunity Policy: Remedy Health Media is an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.



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