Health Writer

Posted On: January 21, 2021

Journalism Job

Media Organization: HealthiNation

Company Description

We are an upbeat group of folks passionate about health and wellness, who work hard but laugh harder, embrace fruit but also love barbeque, and truly believe in our core mission to help people live a healthy and active lifestyle. You might be a great fit for HealthiNation if you aren’t afraid to roll up your sleeves to try new things, think big but mind the details, make mistakes (but not the same one over and over), play nicely with others, and care about building a great product.

HealthiNation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description

HealthiNation, a leading creator of health and wellness videos, is growing fast and seeking multi-media content developers to join our terrific team. The ideal Health Writer candidate will have experience creating digital consumer health and medical content, writing under tight deadlines; experience editing video is a big plus. The selected candidate will perform health/medical research and create content that informs, educates, and drives health and wellness outcomes for consumers across the health spectrum. They will collaborate with a team of producers, editors, medical advisers, and reviewers, and may work remotely with regular visits to our New York City headquarters in the future.

Write medically-accurate articles and video scripts under tight, daily deadlines
Build and publish content on our CMS platform (WordPress and JW Player experience helpful)
Prepare interview questions and talking points for video shoots with medical experts
Transcribe videos accurately according to current health literacy standards
Execute against brand standards for style, tone, health literacy, and medical accuracy
Attend production meetings and contribute to content brainstorming and problem solving
Support all operational and organizational tasks
Rough cut video interviews

Experience researching and writing health and medical content for a digital brand
Strong working knowledge of Google Docs, WordPress, Adobe Premiere, and the Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to complete rough-cut editing on Adobe Premiere
General understanding of SEO principals and strategies

To Apply

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In addition to your resume, please include a cover letter stating your qualifications and why the role appeals to you.