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The Wyanoke Group
6900 Grove Road
Thorofare, NJ 08086-9447 USA

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Fax: (856) 848-6091
E-mail: resumes@slackinc.com

Career Opportunities

Associate Editor

A full-time, on-site Associate Editor with strong proofreading, copyediting, and organizational skills is needed for monthly medical journal.  Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, or Communications required.  Minimum 2 years of professional publication experience.  Proficiency with InDesign and AMA style manual recommended.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
S. Strunk

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Circulation Audience Development Professional

Looking for an experienced Circulation or Audience Development professional to manage all circulation operations for its journals and newspapers. In addition, this position will be instrumental in identifying, growing and engaging customer interactions among our target audience of specialty physicians and healthcare professionals in the U.S. and internationally. The successful candidate will be forward-thinking with the ability to contribute efficient and effective ideas to benefit the near and long-term circulation goals for our publication brands. Position reports to VP, Marketing & Audience Development.

 Primary Responsibilities:

This position leads the circulation, production and distribution processes for the Periodicals Division.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare documents and filings for annual BPA Audits.
  • Create and maintain annual production schedule for all publications.
  • Prepare print runs for all publications.
  • Primary liaison to publication print house.
  • Maintain necessary records and prepare documents fillings for USPS Statements of Ownership and Periodical Class mailings.
  • Establish and maintain procedures regarding USPS regulations for 3rd Class, 2nd Class, outserts and inserts.
  • Track and maintain Circulation Department expenses.
  • File for ISSN numbers.
  • Oversee and file trade and registration marks.
  • Manage permissions, reprint and copyright procedures.
  • List procurement, database management and communication with list vendors.
  • Work closely with Customer Service for subscriptions, subscription renewals and circulation issues.
  • Perform competitive analysis.

 Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 years experience in circulation, subscription and postal regulations management.
  • Experience with BPA audits, publication printing and mailing.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Strong verbal and written communications are necessary.
  • Knowledge of the publishing industry and controlled circulation is helpful.
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office Suite is required. Familiarity or working knowledge of database management or CRM software a plus.
  • Ability to interact with all levels of the company and outside vendors, work as part of a team and independently problem solve and give or take direction.

 Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
L. Gaymon, Slack Incorporated, 6900 Grove Road, Thorofare NJ 08086, 856-848-6091 fax, resumes@slackinc.com. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
L. Gaymon

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Digital Campaign Coordinator

The Digital Campaign Coordinator (DCC) entry level position is an exciting way to learn the ins and outs of digital advertising sales.  The digital world is ever changing and what better way to stay on top of the industry than being right in the thick of it.  The perfect candidate for this position would have a strong attention to detail, excellent problem solving skills, be a quick learner and have an outgoing personality.  The DCC will be a daily contact to our digital advertising clients and support our internal sales division for www.Healio.com.  Duties include working with clients to receive proper materials and set up campaigns in our ad serving system (DFP by Google), developing and updating reports for sales reps and advertisers, inputting insertion orders into billing system and managing available inventory.  This is an excellent entry level position for someone who is looking to gain experience which will provide a solid base for their career moving forward.  Candidates must have strong skills with Microsoft Office and proficient in using web based applications.  The preferred candidate will have a degree or experience in electronic media, advertising or other associated fields.  Knowledge of Google Analytics is a plus but not a requirement.  If you’re interested in a position where you will be learning new things everyday in a fast paced environment, please forward a resume with salary requirements.EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
C. Martynick

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Editorial Assistant

Editorial Assistant wanted for medical newspaper and website. BA in journalism, communications, English or related field required. Seeking an organized, self-motivated and detail-oriented team player for this entry-level position.  Opportunity for advancement. If interested send cover letter, resume and salary requirements. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
S. Portnoy

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Inside Sales Representative

INSIDE SALES REPRESENTATIVE – ADVERTISING - We have an exciting opportunity for an entry level Advertising Sales Representative for our Inside Sales Division.  This position involves the selling of recruitment and classified advertisements in various medical products; print and digital.  Excellent opportunity for a recent graduate! The successful candidate will be responsible for prospecting, marketing, selling and the development of existing and new sales accounts in an assigned territory.  Must be detail oriented and be able to handle multiple tasks.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills, along with good computer skills are a must. College degree preferred; High school diploma or GED required. This position will entail extensive phone work.  Some travel may be required.  There is no cap on commissions. Compensation includes a base salary plus commission along with a generous benefits package. If interested send resume and salary requirements. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
M. McLaughlin

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Managing Editor

MANAGING EDITOR needed for monthly specialty medicine health care publication. All applicants should be highly organized, with strong copyediting, grammatical, and proofreading skills; impeccable writing skills; and an understanding of search engine optimization and web analytics, Web 2.0 tools and other online technologies. Other requirements: a Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications, or a related field; at least 3-5 years’ experience with news writing and/or publication management; proven expertise in multitasking and a desire to work in a fast-paced news environment. Position requires some travel. Those interested should send a cover letter with salary requirements and resume.  EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
S. Portnoy

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Managing Editor

We are seeking a Managing Editor for a new print publication launching in 2015. All applicants should be highly organized, with strong copyediting, grammatical, and proofreading skills; impeccable writing skills; and an understanding of search engine optimization and web analytics, Web 2.0 tools and other online technologies. Other requirements: a Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications, or a related field; at least 3-5 years’ experience with news writing and/or publication management; proven expertise in multitasking and a desire to work in a fast-paced news environment. Position requires some travel. Those interested should send a cover letter with salary requirements. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
S. Portnoy

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Marketing Promotions Specialist

Marketing department for leading publishing company seeks an energetic Marketing professional to join its promotions team. Responsibilities include the creation and production of marketing promotions, including direct response communications; print advertising; e-mail and Web-based promotions; and public relations. Specific tasks include, but are not limited to, account management, project budget maintenance, writing, editing and proofreading. Requirements: 1-3 years of marketing, account management and/or writing experience, superior editing/proofreading skills, strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite preferred. Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, English, Public Relations or related field required.  If interested submit resume and salary requirements. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
L. Gaymon

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Medical Copy Editor

SLACK Incorporated is seeking a dependable copy editor to join its Special Services operations department. The ideal candidate will have an excellent command of the English language, be exceptionally detail-oriented, and have superior copy editing skills. He or she will have 3 to 5 years’ experience as a copy editor. Medical copy editing experience is desirable as well as an understanding of promotional pharmaceutical client’s process for prepping materials for medical/legal and regulatory submissions. The ideal candidate will be organized and able to handle multiple jobs, help create standard procedures, and have the desire to work as part of a team. A BA or BS is required, as are proficiency in MS Office and aptitude to learn new software related to the job.

Responsibilities of Medical Editor:

  • Edit and proofread copy to the highest standard for a full range of educational materials for various audiences and formats, including multimedia activities, slides for oral presentations, marketing and print materials,
  • Ensure all pieces are compliant with each client’s unique medical/legal submission process, specific styles and brand guidelines
  • Fact-checking references for all materials
  • Assist with the medical/legal/regulatory submission preparation including uploading documents and annotations for electronic submissions
  • Serve as the client’s contact authority for all editorial issues
  • Help improve internal processes and train content staff on editing

EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
A. Gaymon

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Online Content Editor

SLACK Incorporated seeks an energetic and creative online editor to write and post daily news content to Healio.com. Duties include writing and posting daily content to Healio.com; sending regular news wires and posting to social media. The Online Content Editor will also be responsible for attending physician congresses to write and post content, including video, live from the meeting. Other requirements: Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, communications, or related field; at least 2 years editorial experience; proven expertise in multitasking and content management; and a desire to work within a fast-paced environment. CMS and video experience a plus. If interested, please send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements. If interested send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to attention S. Adams. EOE

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
S. Adams

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Online Content Writer

Looking for an experienced, energetic and creative writer and content editor for a website that delivers daily news, research and journal article coverage, and reports from major medical meetings. A qualified candidate should have impeccable writing skills, understand search engine optimization and web analytics, be able to work independently and have a particular interest in technological innovation re: managing news delivery via the web and mobile devices. Other requirements:bachelor's degree in English, journalism, communications, or related field; at least 3 years experience with news writing; proven expertise in multitasking; desire to work within a fast-paced news environment. Must be familiar with APA style; knowledge of AMA style helpful. Strong writing and reporting skills are essential. Position requires some travel.Send cover letter, resume, three clips and salary requirements. If interested send cover letter, resume and salary requirements. EOE

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
S. Adams

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Operations Manager

The Operations Manager is responsible for the editorial and production services within the Special Services department of SLACK, which produces promotional education in a variety of formats including web, multimedia, print and live events. The operations manager will oversee staff to provide editorial and production services including content, editing, Indesign layout and web postings for project management teams. The idea candidate will have 5 to 8+ years of either operational management, project management and/or editorial experience, be exceptionally detail-oriented, and have experience with managing multiple deadlines and production schedules. BA English, mass communications, account management or related field.

Responsibilities of Operations Manager:

  • Manage day-to-day operations for operational support unit
  • Organizing Unit Work: Developing list of projects and assigning tasks, coordinating with project managers and other units to determine tasks and meet established deadlines.
  • Responsible for ensuring editorial content materials are created, edited and posted online on time to meet production schedules and client deadlines.
  • Gives work direction, resolves problems, and sets deadlines to ensure timely completion of operational work for project managers and their clients.
  • Provide reporting and updates to senior managers regarding project status and keep senior managers informed of any changes in delivery deadlines
  • Manages freelance medical writers, copy editors as well as internal editorial staff and web editors

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal/written)
  • Proven managerial and leadership skills
  • Ability to motivate and energize team
  • Process improvement and project management skills a plus
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize production schedules
  • Excellent organization and time management skills to manage competing priorities.
  • Ability to remain flexible and adaptable in a rapid and changing environment.
  • Must be proficient in the use of the Microsoft Office suite
  • Understanding of CMS and web platforms a plus

EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
A. Gaymon

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Project Editor

Seeking a dynamic individual to fill a project editor position for custom educational initiatives. Duties include developing, writing, and editing medical content for enduring materials, online projects and educational symposia in a number of specialties. Ideal applicant should be well organized, detail oriented, and able to manage multiple projects and production schedules efficiently. Travel required. Candidates should have 2 to 5 years; editorial experience in the health care field and a degree in English/Journalism, or related field. Experience with client account management and proficiency in InDesign a plus. Please mail a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements. EOE

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
A. Gaymon

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Project Manager Mulitmedia Projects

Special Services division is looking for an energetic individual to manage the content and posting of online activities. Duties include heavy client management, metrics reporting, and working with internal Marketing division to promote activities. Successful candidate will have video editing experience using Adobe Premiere. Proficiency with HTML is required. Experience working in a content management system is preferred. Other requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications, or related field; at least 3 years’ editorial experience preferably within medical education; strong project management skills and a demonstrated ability to multi-task and set priorities within tight timeframes.  Meticulous attention to detail is a must. Travel is required. If interested forward resume with salary requirements. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
C. Lenggenhager

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Staff Writer

Eager, prolific, full-time writer/reporter wanted for medical newspaper. 1-3 years news writing experience and a B.A. in English or Journalism required. Must be familiar with AP style; knowledge of AMA style helpful. Medical writing background helpful. Travel required. Send cover letter, resume, three clips, and salary requirements to: P. Nale. EOE

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
P. Nale

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Staff Writer

Staff writer will write content for a leading monthly medical newspaper and for the publication’s sister website. Suitable candidates should have at least 3-5 years of excellent writing and reporting experience, a degree in journalism or English or other related field, and a proven ability to multitask. An understanding of writing for the web is essential. Job requires travel. Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to S. Portnoy. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
S.Portnoy

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Internships

SLACK Incorporated is seeking college interns (preferably juniors and seniors) for its Advertising, Marketing, Special Services, Editorial, and Internet and Information departments. Financial compensation will be provided for satisfactory completion of an internship. Some departments, particularly Editorial, may have need for more than one intern per semester.



Advertising - Seeking an individual to assist with production and administrative duties for busy advertising/sales department. Candidate should be detail oriented, computer literate and have excellent oral and written communication skills. Flexible days/hours.

Graphic Design- intern needed for continuing medical education company. Seeking assistance with layout and production of print and digital campaign materials. Candidate should have experience in graphic design and/or production in a PC environment. Must be able to work with a graphic design team in a collaborative environment. Experience with the full Creative Suite CS4 required. Web design knowledge (basic HTML/CSS) a plus.

Journals Editorial - Intern will assist with pre-production tasks such as filing, formatting manuscripts, online peer review; post- production tasks such as indexing, archiving, and preparing/reviewing Web content. There will be opportunities for light proofreading and editing. Candidate must be computer literate and comfortable working in an office environment. One day per week.

Marketing - Seeking a motivated marketing student to intern for 15-20 hours per week for a semester. The intern should have a specific interest in online marketing, data mining, and targeted advertising. Other duties may include researching new list rental opportunities and managing some direct marketing projects.

SLACK Incorporated's Health Care Books and Journals Division is seeking an intern with a background in Communications, Marketing, or Business to work with the staff in the Marketing Department. The responsibilities would be for the Books (www.slackbooks.com) and the Journals (www.slackinc.com/subscribe) groups at SLACK Inc. The internship would be for 10-12 hours per week. We are flexible with days of the week and the hours worked within a 9:00 am to 5:00 pm schedule. The various duties and responsibilities will include: Working on our social media campaign to grow and expand our efforts for our 2 Facebook pages, as well as our 11 Twitter accounts Working on the creation of multiple e-newsletter to go to various markets, including domestic & international distributors and subscription agents. Working on the promotional materials created for our domestic and international distributors. Assist with the routine review and updating of our 12 websites for Books & Journals. Work to research, find, and establish affiliate agreements for Books and Journals with appropriate partners. Assist with the creation of material for various marketing pieces, such as catalogs, flyers, and brochures. Assist the staff of the Marketing Department as needed with daily activities.

Our special projects division is seeking an intern to assist in basic research functions related to proposals and editorial projects. The appropriate candidate will be interested in general office assistance, and will have some basic writing and InDesign skills. This opening will accommodate an intern at any time of the year, and would be available for up to 8 hours per week. A candidate must be a student in English, journalism, or communications, with excellent communications skills. This team player must be multitask and detail oriented, and must be computer literate in the following applications: Microsoft Office, the Internet, and InDesign (preferred, not required). Some editorial experience is preferred.

If interested in any of the opportunities above please forward resume or letter of interest to HR-Internships, Slack Incorporated, 6900 Grove Road, Thorofare NJ 08086, fax to 856-848-6091 or email to resumes@slackinc.com. Please specify which internship you are interested in. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
R. Dellolio

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