MJH Associates

Editor, Pharmacy Times

2 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-1296
Category
Editorial
US-NJ-Cranbury

Overview

Michael J. Hennessy Associates, Inc., provides health care professionals with the information and resources they need to optimize the quality care of their patients. If you are someone who would like to be a part of an entrepreneurial, growing company, then you've come to the right place! Here at MJH we focus on achieving goals through teamwork and creativity, in a rather fast paced environment. The health care communications industry is constantly changing, which means we need to be ahead of the game to create new ways of improving quality of life through health care communications, live events, and medical education. Our new state-of-the-art building located in Cranbury, NJ enables our employees to be collaborative when coming up with new ideas to keep MJH the industry leader in health care communications. When you are willing to take risks, and strive to be experts in your field, the opportunities here are endless.

 

We offer our employees countless opportunities for travel to medical meetings and conferences, training programs for continuous learning and growth, and the ability to make a difference through our work as individuals and as a team in the world of healthcare communications. We strive to create a culture which encompasses a combination of dedication and hard work but also fun! Throughout the year, we have special events such as our employee recognition breakfast & awards ceremony, holiday themed gatherings, a company picnic and much more!

 

** The position is located in Cranbury, NJ**

Responsibilities

The Editor, Pharmacy Times position requires someone with top-notch writing and editing skills, capable of quickly turning around professionally written articles for a pharmacist audience. This position will help generate daily content for a number of pharmacy websites, attend medical conferences, write/edit features for a group of pharmacy publications, and use various outlets, including newsletters and social media to post and distribute this content. Ability to analyze metrics on these articles using Google analytics a plus.

 

Additional responsibilities include proofreading email newsletters and interviewing pharmacy professionals. Travel is required. Publishing experience and familiarity with medical terminology and AMA style helpful.

 

Essential Duties And Responsibilities:

  • Identify breaking and practice-changing pharmacy news relevant and write search engine-optimized articles
  • Work with editorial team and/or freelance writers to develop compelling digital and print media, including features
  • Coordinate content, including articles and related tables/artwork, for a print magazine and special publications along with a graphic designer. Edit and proofread all completed pages prior to publication
  • Develop content for topic-specific resource centers and emails
  • Keep current on developments and trends in health care
  • Able to travel 15% of the time to attend medical conferences

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of BA/BS or equivalent editing/journalism experience
  • 3+ years writing/publishing experience, preferably health care-related
  • Demonstrated aptitude in writing human-interest feature stories, as well as the ability to write clearly and accurately about complex topics
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Superior organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong typing and computer skills
  • Ability to work independently and thrive in a fast-paced, fluid environment, meeting tight deadlines and high expectations
  • Familiarity with medical/oncology terminology, AP style and search engine optimization techniques a plus

 

Michael J. Hennessy Associates, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. All employees of Michael J. Hennessy Associates, Inc. are employed At Will. This means that either the employee or the Company is free to end the employment relationship at any time, for any reason, with or without cause and with or without notice.

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