Assistant Editor - Everyday Health

Editorial New York, New York


Description

Position at Everyday Health

EverydayHealth.com is seeking an Assistant Editor with a passion for empowering and inspiring people to live their healthiest lives every day. As a member of the editorial team, you will play a key role within a dynamic, creative, close-knit department focused on developing health and medical content for a consumer audience.

The Assistant Editor will support a team of Senior Editors to produce and promote high quality health content across a wide scope of topic areas. You will provide a broad range of support responsibilities, including researching keywords to increase organic traffic and audience engagement, optimizing and updating existing content, conducting interviews with health experts and patients, identifying opportunities for editorial coverage, recruiting key opinion leaders, and performing a wide range of administrative duties to maintain an efficient production workflow.

Responsibilities
  • Perform keyword research using SEO and analytics tools
  • Identify resources for assignments and contact authoritative sites for expanding on our knowledge network
  • Schedule, transcribe, and conduct interviews with experts and patients.
  • Optimize and update existing content
  • Assist with research on “best of” roundups across all conditions; do market editing for product roundup updates
  • Monitor news feeds daily for potential story ideas
  • Edit, copy edit, write, repackage content, as assigned
  • Support social media outreach, promotion, referrals, and recruitment
  • Perform administrative duties as required, including onboarding new contributors, processing invoices, and managing production workflow
Qualifications
  • Smart, energetic, ambitious, and creative, with strong organizational skills
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and quality
  • Able to juggle multiple tasks, meet deadlines, and adapt to new assignments
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced, deadline driven, creative work environment
  • Able to work collaboratively and effectively with others on the editorial team and with other departments across the company
Requirements
  • Minimum two years digital editorial experience
  • Solid research and interviewing skills
  • Experience using SEO and analytics tools for keyword research
  • Experience working in a CMS and web-based project management tools
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and in writing
  • Health and medical content experience
Who We Are

Everyday Health Group (EHG), a recognized leader in patient and provider education, attracts an engaged audience of over 46 million health consumers and over 780,000 U.S. practicing physicians and clinicians to its premier health and wellness websites. EHG combines social listening data and analytics expertise to deliver highly personalized healthcare consumer content and effective patient engagement solutions. EHG’s vision is to drive better clinical and health outcomes through decision-making informed by highly relevant data and analytics. Healthcare professionals and consumers are empowered with trusted content and services through the Everyday Health Group’s flagship brands including Everyday Health®, What to Expect®, MedPage Today®, Health eCareers®, PRIME® Education and our exclusive partnership with MayoClinic.org® and The Mayo Clinic Diet.® 

Everyday Health Group is a division of J2 Global Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM), and is headquartered in New York City.

What We Offer

Alongside a dynamic and fun working environment and on-going career development opportunities, Everyday Health offers top-tier medical, dental and vision insurance options, fully-stocked kitchens with complimentary snacks and beverages, and a 401(k) plan with matched contributions. We also have a Flexible Time Off policy so you can take time off as you need it, and a Commuter Benefits plan. 

 **Everyday Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer**


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