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Health Editor, Live Science

Future, Atlanta, GA USA

Connectors. Creators. Experience Makers.

Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duration: Full-Time


Description

We’re Future. We’re 3000+ colleagues over 250+ brands speaking to 400 million people every month across the globe through websites, events and magazines. We haven’t just survived over the past couple of years, we’ve thrived, increasing our audience share, taking more number one positions, acquiring new businesses and launching new brands.

And we don’t plan on stopping any time soon.

We’ve got ambitious plans that build on our growth momentum and unlock new opportunities and we’re looking for talented people who want to be a part of it.

Debunking Science for everyone to enjoy & learn, Live Science breaks down the stories behind the most interesting news and latest discoveries in the field of science, while also digging up fascinating discoveries that hit on a broad range of fields, from dinosaurs and archaeology to physics and astronomy to health and human behaviour. If you want to learn something interesting every day, Live Science is the place for you.

As Health Editor you’ll work among a central team of experts to help shape the health agenda on Live Science by writing and commissioning around health news, features, guides and more. You’ll even have the opportunity to test the latest well-being and fitness products, and interview experts within the health and wellness space to provide our readers with the best possible advice on the subjects that matter most to them.

This is a position covered under a collective bargaining agreement between Future US, Inc. and the Writers Guild of America East.

Requirements

  • In-depth knowledge of the health and wellness market in the US
  • Knowledge of SEO and search trends is preferred, but training is available.
  • A strong suite of contacts in the health industry who can be called on for comment and assignments as required.
  • The ability to be able to write confidently about health and wellness, and break down complicated subjects so they are accessible to a wide audience.
  • A desire to learn a new CMS and several data analytics tools.

Benefits

As well as our standard benefits, we have a number of awesome perks available to our staff including:

  • Unlimited paid time off (yes you read that right!)
  • A share in our success- every member of staff receives a profit pool bonus at the end of our financial year
  • Huge opportunities to learn and develop whether through professional qualifications, exposure to incredible business projects or informal lunch & learns, hosted by your colleagues
  • Healthcare
  • 401k match
  • Free food (monthly munchies, bagel Fridays, fresh fruit & snacks and coffee and tea on tap)
  • Central office locations with cool open plan working spaces. We operate a flexible working plan and are COVID secure

Our Future, Our Responsibility - Inclusion and Diversity at Future

We have a voice and we’re going to use it. We promote diversity and inclusion not just in our recruitment processes, but everything we do. We’re an equal opportunity employer and we will continue to ensure our recruitment process is free of bias and our workplaces are inclusive, positive, free of discrimination and respecting of all backgrounds and beliefs. Our culture is underpinned by our values and employees - current and future - are treated with respect and fairness. Find out more about Our Future, Our Responsibility on our website.

About Future

We are Future

Connectors. Creators. Experience Makers

We’re Future. We’re 2300 colleagues over 200 brands speaking to 400 million people every month across the globe through websites, events and magazines. We haven’t just survived in 2020, we’ve thrived, increasing our audience share, taking more number one positions, acquiring new businesses and launching new brands.

And we don’t plan on stopping any time soon.

Future

Want to learn more about Future? Visit Future's website.