Content Strategy Manager

Job ID 2019-1802

Strategy Atlanta, Georgia


WebMD is the most recognized and trusted brand of health information and the leading provider of health information services, serving consumers, physicians, healthcare professionals, employers and health plans through our public and private online portals and WebMD the Magazine. The WebMD Health Network includes WebMD, Medscape, MedicineNet, eMedicine, RxList, and Medscape Education. Our consumer portals and mobile health applications provide engaging, relevant and credible health and wellness information, personalized health assessment tools and access to online communities.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Do you have a passion for health and helping others lead their best lives? Are you a problem-solver and up for a challenge? WebMD is looking for someone with great ideas to help curate our content -- using our tools, processes, and resources -- to meet the needs of our growing and ever-changing audience. We need you to be on top of current trends. See a content gap or opportunity? We need you to help fill it by strategically pitching ideas or brainstorming with others to get the content developed -- content that helps our readers make informed decisions about all facets of their health.

Key Responsibilities

  • Write high-quality headlines that click and engage with both broad and niche audiences
  • Use CMS to curate WebMD content for a variety of uses
  • Make recommendations for content development
  • Conduct competitive content analyses
  • Moderate user-generated comments/messages
  • Make informed, data-driven decisions to help readers feel or live better
  • Manage multiple projects with strict attention to detail and deadlines
  • Work independently or switch gears to collaborate with a team

Key Requirements/Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism/related major (or cumulative work experience)
  • Strong editorial judgment
  • 3-4 years’ work in digital media
  • Familiar with trends online and offline (pop culture to senior living)
  • Can edit your own work and the writing of others
  • Understands diverse audiences and their needs
  • Comfortable speaking up in small group meetings
  • Effectively communicates in both plain language and expert vocab
  • Use of Microsoft Office Suite

Preferred Skills & Experience

  • Knows about health (conditions, wellness/lifestyle, insurance)
  • Current Social Media platforms
  • Supporting/contributing with team to deliver large group projects
  • SEO basics -- can use search engines to help identify content gaps, make competitive analyses
  • Organized and strict about meeting deadlines; can prioritize and manage projects and time
  • Analytics Tools (Adobe, Google Analytics, Searchmetrics)

More Good Stuff & Skills …

  • Agency experience
  • Knows email marketing basics
  • Previous use of publishing systems, tools, CMS
  • Enthusiasm about work and working within a great team
  • Is a positive person who strives to help others lead their best lives
  • Wants to work in a respectable and respectful office culture
  • Enjoys collaborating with others