Editorial Dir, Medscape TV
Job ID 2021-3317
Medscape, a division of WebMD, develops and hosts physician portals and related mobile applications that make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.
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.
The Editorial Director will direct and oversee production of ReCAP programs as needed for both US and OUS physician audiences, and will direct and oversee production of MedscapeTV series as needed.
Roles and Responsibilities
-Interviewing experts to define topic of ReCAP across wide range of medical specialties
-Writing draft scripts for ReCAP programs
-Finalizing scripts with ReCAP experts
-Directing shoots for ReCAP programs, remote and in studio
-Overseeing post-production of ReCAP programs
-Writing content for ReCAP landing page
-Researching topics across a range of medical specialties for MedscapeTV series
-Outlining content to be covered in each episode of the series and composing interview questions that will capture that content
-Writing content for landing page of each assigned MedscapeTV series
-Interviewing all primary and secondary KOLs, additional clinicians, and patients necessary for all episodes in a series
-Writing scripts from transcripts of all interviews
-Supervising the post-production process from interview assembly to approved final cut
Appropriate Work Experience
-5 years’ experience in medical publishing (text and video content) aimed at physician audiences
-Highly detail oriented, organized self-starter
-Ability to work under deadline pressure
-BA required or equivalent work experience