Assistant Editor

Posted On: September 11, 2019

Journalism Job

Media Organization: MJH Life Sciences

Company Description

MJH Associates, Inc., provides health care professionals with information and resources they need to stay competitive in their practice and optimize the quality of care for their patients. We are the preferred source of health care daily news and information and are committed to launching innovative platforms and video programming. If you strive to be an expert in your field and thrive when taking risks, then our entrepreneurial, growing company is the place to be. We focus on achieving goals through teamwork and creativity in a fast-paced environment. The ever-changing health care communications industry requires us to stay ahead of the curve to create new ways of improving quality of life through health care communications, live events, and medical education. Our state-of-the-art corporate headquarters, located in Cranbury, New Jersey, promotes collaboration among employees to develop new ideas to keep MJH Associates, Inc. as the industry leader in health care communications. We offer our employees countless opportunities for on-the-job training and professional development, and the ability to make a difference in the health care industry. We strive to create a culture that values dedication, hard work, collaborative events and community involvement.

Job Description

MJH Associates is seeking an Assistant Editor who can thrive in a highly entrepreneurial, fast-paced environment dedicated to providing decision makers within health systems and hospitals with the information and resources they need to optimize health care delivery and patient outcomes.

Writing engaging news and feature stories for health care professionals
Keeping current on developments and trends in infectious disease, particularly the new drug pipeline and current pivotal clinical trials
Covering industry conferences and events (10%-20% travel per year)
Interviewing experts in the infectious disease field
Filming, editing, and formatting high-quality video interviews and podcasts
Engaging with the readership through social media outlets
Compiling e-newsletters and tracking performance metrics
Brainstorming novel ways to build readership and grow audience
Working collaboratively across the brand to produce a bi-monthly print publication

Bachelor’s degree from a 4-year college or university and 1 to 3 years of editorial experience, preferably in scientific/medical/financial publishing
Experience with video interviewing, filming, editing, and formatting
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and assignments with tight deadlines
Everyday familiarity with social media channels including Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Experience with online content management systems and strong computer skills

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