Senior Specialist Editorial Services

Employer
Medtronic
Location
New Haven County, Connecticut
Salary
TBA
Posted
May 21, 2018
Ref
180007WG
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

Careers That Change Lives

Help the Medtronic Minimally Invasive Therapies team develop and execute editorial strategies, creating branded content that drives outstanding results. Ideal candidate will be someone with a strong journalism background who wants to move into a corporate position to champion our editorial voice. You’ll get to collaborate closely with multiple departments to tell compelling stories and create multiplatform content. This team has a flexible work environment. Grow your career at a great place to work. Come join our team!

A day in the life:

  • Create high-quality editorial content across print, digital, and social media using innovative and analytical thinking
  • Demonstrate top-notch skills as a reporter, writer, and editor
  • Adhere to and champion corporate brand standards and internal house style
  • Act as an editorial strategist, adeptly learning a complex industry and customer base to deliver content that meets strategic intent
  • Manage a busy schedule and workflow from many sources
  • Work with analytics and reporting to understand performance and optimize publishing against KPIs
  • Work with creative team to produce effective content quickly
  • Collaborate with key internal and external stakeholders
  • Exemplify a culture of editorial excellence, accountability, and problem-solving

Must-haves:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 7+ years of experience in digital or print journalism
  • Experience working with complex subjects in a matrixed environment
  • Great storytelling skills
  • Top-notch writing skills

Nice-to-haves:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in journalism, writing, or related communications field
  • Experience developing and distributing branded content across multiple channels
  • Experience navigating end-to-end editorial process (reporting, writing, editing, proofreading, fact-checking, and production)
  • Familiarity and comfort adhering strictly to house style guide and brand guidelines