Editorial Project Management Specialist

Job ID 2021-3616

Editorial United States


Description

Position at WebMD

Since 1998, millions of parents and adults have trusted ADDitude's expert guidance and support for living better with ADHD and its related mental health conditions. Our mission is to be your trusted advisor, an unwavering source of understanding and guidance along the path to wellness.

WebMD is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, color, religion, sex, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, medical condition, disability, veterans status, or any other basis protected by law.

ADDitude magazine, a leading digital and print publisher of service journalism in mental health topics, seeks an organized, deadline-driven, self-driven project management specialist to join its editorial team under the WebMD umbrella.

Reaching millions of readers each month, ADDitude provides authoritative, actionable information presented with empathy and understanding to parents and adults living with attention deficit disorder and related mental health conditions along with the professionals who serve them. Please see additudemag.com for more information.

We are seeking detail-oriented, highly organized, independent, and reliable editorial project management specialist who will produce cross-platform initiatives like ADHD Experts webinars, produce content that ranks high and generates interest, devise and execute impactful social media strategies, and contribute authoritative, well-written articles to ADDitudeMag.com.

The Editorial Project Management Specialist owns ADDitude’s weekly ADHD Experts webinar series — managing all aspects of webinar planning and production, plus communication and coordination with expert presenters. Additional responsibilities include social media strategy and execution — producing articles and other content in WordPress; posting to and moderating the company social accounts; generating digital content; and completing SEO projects.

A strong candidate will have the following:

  • project-management experience and strong adherence to deadlines
  • unwavering attention to detail
  • impeccable writing and editing skills (ideally a journalism-school graduate)
  • SEO training and experience
  • the ability to juggle multiple ongoing deadlines
  • excellent interpersonal skills
  • previous experience with webinars, podcasts, and/or video content is a plus
  • experience with WordPress, Excel, Facebook Business Suite, Hootsuite, Google Analytics, and ahrefs is also a plus

Webinar Responsibilities

-Create new webinars in WordPress and GoToWebcast

-Coordinate with advertising team on sponsor messaging and logos

-Edit and traffic webinar agreements, presentation materials, and practice session logistics

-Edit PowerPoint presentations

-Execute post-production — creating a YouTube version of the webinar, gathering webinar analytics, enabling a replay page in WordPress, creating directory listings for experts)

-Respond to customer inquiries

 

Editorial

-Write news reports for the website

-Write articles from user-generated content

-Write articles from expert transcripts

-Edit guest blogs for publication online

 

Social

-Craft and schedule ADDitude social posts to promote new and strategically important content

-Report on social metrics

-Monitor comments and other engagement activity

 

SEO

-Update website landing pages with best-performing and highest-ranking articles

-Update internal links in high-ranking articles with new content

-Perform SEO reviews and updates on articles shared in newsletters and social channels

 

Production

-Produce new articles, magazine features, downloads, and guest blogs in WordPress according to highest SEO and readability standards

 

Location: This is a remote or telecommuting role with the opportunity to work from WebMD’s headquarters in Manhattan if preferred.

Compensation: Competitive; Health and Dental Insurance

Please send resume, cover letter explaining interest/qualifications, writing samples to Anni Rodgers, [email protected] No telephone calls please.