Part-Time Health Editor (278-897)

Part-Time Health Editor

SmartBrief is seeking a part-time editor to help create daily online business and consumer news e-mail publications in the health industry. Applicant must be available daily for deadlines that fall in the 8 a.m. to noon time frame. Applicant must have two to five years of experience writing or editing health news. If you love to edit material and shape content, and thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-intensive work environment, you'll fit right in. This position includes both writing and editing duties, with a heavy focus on editing. Other job duties include client relationship management. This is a telecommute position.

Selected applicants will be asked to complete a timed writing and editing test.

Job Duties:

  • Edit summaries for inclusion in SmartBrief's health newsletters for grammar, style and tone for a particular audience.
  • Use online publishing tools to create e-mail newsletters and other content.
  • Manage relationships with associations, corporations and other business clients as well as content providers.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Proven writing and editing skills. Alternative: Three to five years of experience in a communications or research role with a news organization, consulting firm, trade association or other relevant group.
  • Ability to write and edit quickly and accurately on deadline.
  • Facility for using online publishing tools.
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills.

About SmartBrief: SmartBrief is a leading online business publisher of 100-plus industry-specific daily business news services. By combining our proprietary technology with human intelligence, we deliver digestible knowledge to keep industry decision-makers abreast of their industries. We're expanding rapidly and looking for exceptional, motivated talent to join our team. SmartBrief is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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