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Career Opportunities

Editorial Assistant, Books

Job Summary:

 

Responsible for providing editorial and administrative support to Books Acquisitions/Production teams

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

 

The position includes, but is not restricted to the following items:

 

-Responsible for key transitional tasks to move already-contracted titles into production

-Conducts inventories of submissions and creates author query lists

-Interfaces with authors to secure outstanding materials

-Handles permissions with guidance from Acquisitions Editors/Senior Production Editor

-Prepares materials for outside copyedit and typesetting, including formatting documents and images

-Handles tasks from Production checklists, including creating e-materials for marketing and online reading

-Researches various medical and allied health disciplines for market trends

-Builds and maintains contact database

-General correspondence, filing, and photocopying

 

Minimum Qualifications:

 

-Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, or Communications

-Previous related work experience

-Strong written and verbal communication skills

-Superior organizational skills

-Good interpersonal skills

-Ability to prioritize and adapt to varying workloads

-Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

-High level of initiative and receptivity to new ideas

-Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and internet

-Working knowledge of Adobe applications a plus

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

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Institutional Marketing Manager, Journals

The Institutional Marketing Manager, Journals is an experienced marketing professional with a proven ability to develop agency-quality creative and guidance for all Journals marketing pieces. This candidate should be experienced in planning, executing, and tracking the performance of campaigns that include digital and print media.

Primary responsibilities include the development of promotional materials for institutional clients. These include advertising and convention exhibit campaigns; direct mail and direct response communications; e-mail and Web promotions; press releases; and branding and positioning campaigns. The Manager should be creative, work well in occasionally high-pressure situations, be organized, proactive, analytical, and be comfortable leading and coordinating. Duties include, but are not limited to, concept development, project budget maintenance, writing, editing and proofreading. They should also contribute to the department’s corporate strategy and business development efforts, as required by the SVP. 

 

Principal responsibilities will be to:

  • Establish and articulate marketing campaigns, strategies, and objectives to internal clients and team members.
  • Advise senior staff on engagement trends and future campaigns that need to be created/executed.
  • Direct creative production of marketing assets through initial concept, and copywriting, while collaborating with the Creative Director, the Art Director, and their teams for asset execution.
  • Oversee multi-faceted campaigns to ensure timely delivery of approved assets for each part or at each stage of the campaign.
  • Excel at account management aspects of campaigns including: time management, meeting deadlines, obtaining approvals, budget maintenance, monitoring and analysis.
  • Develop overarching content strategies; including tracking E-contents engagement with Selligent’s tools; developing A/B testing initiatives
  • Act as lead strategist for Social Media campaigns - tracking followers, advising Journals staff on increasing engagements, developing campaigns to increase followers
  • Trendspotting in Google Analytics – working with the existing SLACK analytics team and independently in GA to identify keywords that are performing well, including these in article titles, increasing usage stats that ultimately increase revenue.
  • Tracking Analytics of the Healio Psychiatry Education Lab – developing engagement campaigns for increasing test takers and CME revenue

 

Work experience requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, English, Public Relations or related field preferred
  • 3+ years of marketing communications or advertising is necessary
  • Experience with project leadership
  • Superior editing/proofreading skills
  • Exceptional time management and prioritization skills
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills
  • Ability to problem solve, find solutions and make informed decisions
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint is required. Working knowledge of email management software preferred.

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

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Managing Editor

Healio News is seeking an energetic and detail-oriented Managing Editor for Infectious Disease News — an award-winning health care publication that provides in-depth coverage of major developments in the exciting field of infectious diseases, including outbreaks, advances in public health and infection control, the latest scientific research, and industry and legislative updates. The ME will be responsible for planning, assigning and developing timely, accurate and relevant content for a physician audience.

Other ME responsibilities include interviewing and developing relationships with key opinion leaders and managing social media. The ME will also travel and direct live coverage at major medical conferences. Qualified candidates must have strong writing and editing skills, familiarity with search engine optimization (SEO) and web analytics, and proven experience with social media. Experience with health care communications and digital technologies a plus. Other requirements: a bachelor’s degree in Journalism, English, Communications or a related field; at least 5 years’ experience with news writing and/or editing; a proven ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines; and a desire to work within a fast-paced news environment with a dedicated team of writers and editors. Position requires travel.  Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to G. Gallagher. EOE

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
G. Gallagher

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Medical Director - Medical Communications, Clinical Strategy and Content Development

Healio Strategic Solutions, a full-service provider of medical communications solutions and services tailored to meet the informational and educational needs of physicians and healthcare professionals worldwide, is actively searching for a Medical Director to develop content for promotional and disease state awareness programs to be delivered as live events and/or as digital and print media.  Qualified applicants will have experience providing clinical strategy and content development within a medical communications agency.

 

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Strategic Development:

  • Participating in business development efforts by providing strategy, content, ideas and materials for new business pitches.
  • Developing strategies, solutions and tactics for disease state awareness, pre-launch, and launch programs.
  • Identifying, interfacing with, and maintaining ongoing relationships with Key Opinion Leaders and program faculty.
  • Evaluating and interpreting data and translating that information into appropriate tactics and solutions to support pre and post-launch communications objectives.
  • Working closely with clients on strategic planning, message development, and program execution.

 

Content Development:

  • Demonstrating command of subject matter in key disease states and therapeutic areas, including Hematology and Oncology, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Nephrology, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, and Pulmonology.
  • Developing content for live, online, and printed programs including and other multimedia formats
  • Delivering projects on time and on point; managing multiple projects and schedules effectively and displaying excellent time management skills.

Collaboration:

  • Working closely and collaboratively as part of the Healio Strategic Solutions Team alongside Project Management, Business Development, Marketing and Design and Logistics professionals.
  • Serving as a liaison to the Healio brand editorial team.
  • Managing freelancers and other external resources and vendors

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3-6 years of experience in the field of medical communications and promotional medical education.
  • Advanced degree, preferably PharmD, PhD, or MD. 
  • Experience with diverse therapeutic areas.
  • Possession of a clear understanding of the medical communications industry and current knowledge of industry issues and trends.
  • Thorough understanding of AMA guidelines.
  • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills.

 

About Healio Strategic Solutions

Healio Strategic Solutions is the medical communications division of SLACK, Inc. a company with deep roots in providing the best in health care information and education worldwide since 1923.  Healio Strategic Solutions leverages SLACK’s legacy in over 20 specialty markets, our portfolio of live events, and Healio.com to disseminate information to healthcare providers in a variety of formats and channels, including traditional and social media platforms.

 

If interested, please provide a cover letter, a current resume and salary expectations.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
J. Carter

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SLACK News Editorial Internship - Fall 2019

Healio News is seeking an intern for up to 10 hours per week to assist in news-gathering and administrative functions for its website for health care professionals, Healio.com, and its print medical news publications. This position provides opportunities for writing, proofreading, interviewing, web content management, medical transcription and general office assistance. The candidate must be a student in English, Journalism or Communications. This team player must be able to multitask, be detail-oriented and possess excellent communication skills. Some editorial experience is preferred. Sitecore skills are helpful but not necessary.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
M Pizzutillo

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Part-Time Digital Advertising Coordinator

SLACK Incorporated is seeking a Part-time Digital Advertising Coordinator seeking to gain entry level experience in the technical skills required to set-up and run digital advertising campaigns.  The Digital Advertising Operations Intern will complete assigned projects for a customer service team that supports our digital advertising clients.  The successful candidate will use ad servers and other technology to manage digital advertising campaigns and provide reporting data to clients and sales people; support the Digital Operations staff to update Salesforce CRM; update monthly reports; and process monthly billing and assist sales staff in completion of digital request for proposals. This is a 15-hour per week opportunity that can grow into full-time employment in 2020 for a college student who aspires to work full time in digital operations upon graduation.  Must be detail oriented and able to learn new skills quickly.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
J. Henninger

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Program Manager

PROGRAM MANAGER:  

This fast-paced position is responsible for managing all aspects of industry expert theaters/live events from inception to completion.  Healio Strategic Solutions is looking for a team member who is quick thinking, solution driven and loves to travel.  The primary aspect of the Program Manager is to oversee and ensure the success of sponsored industry expert theaters through working with internal stakeholders (sales, marketing/design, IT) as well as clients and faculty.  Collaboration and strong communication skills are a must for this role.

The Program Manager is responsible for budget maintenance and reconciliation, managing external suppliers, keeping programs on time and focused on primary objectives, providing ongoing updates to internal team members and client contact(s), and management. In order to perform these functions, the Program Manager must have strong verbal and written communication skills. He/she must also be highly organized, have experience working with cross-department teams, be adept at multi-tasking and prioritizing activities, have strong client management skills, and be able/eager to motivate others. The Program Manager should have experience in executing diverse tactics including IETs, standalone meetings, virtual meetings, roundtables, etc.  Experience with medical legal submission (MLR) required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  

 

Program Management

  • Manage IETs and live events through to completion ensuring projects are delivered on target and meet the established objectives
  • Work with outside vendors and internal staff to plan and coordinate projects from inception, manage work flow, budget tracking, and ensure completion on time, within costs, and to required quality standards.

 

Faculty/clients

  • Maintain and manage timely and professional written and verbal communications with clients and faculty members.
    • Send invitations/confirmation letters/final logistics/welcome packets and post program evaluations
  • Ensure customer expectations are met on all levels of program activity.

 

Marketing/Design

  • In coordination with the marketing/design team, develop any marketing piece (i.e. registration website, postcard, brochure, AD. etc) , on-site handout materials (program books) and final evaluation reports. 
  • Provide ongoing recruitment program development by managing the marketing plan, circulation, review, and approval of all marketing pieces.

 

Meeting/Logistics

  • To be able to negotiate and understand clauses within hotel contracts
  • Know how to prepare set up sheets and review banquet event orders (BEO’s) from hotel
  • Travel onsite to all assigned programs/events

 

Financials

  • Manage budgeting, financial monitoring, and reconciliation of individual projects.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree from four-year academic institution
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent customer service
  • Effective writing skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong multi-tasking abilities
  • Strong level of proficiency in standard computer software, including MS Word and Excel
  • Project oriented with superior attention to detail and outstanding prioritization skills
  • 2-5 years of experience managing projects & programs.
  • Experience with medical legal submission (MLR) required.

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

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Senior Director of Business Development and Market Strategy

Senior Director 

Business Development & Market Strategy  

 

Healio Strategic Solutions, a full-service provider of medical communications solutions and services tailored to meet the informational and educational needs of physicians, nurses, and allied healthcare professionals worldwide, is actively searching for a Senior Director, Business Development and Market Strategy to help grow the work we do in support of life sciences and medical device clients including a wide variety of promotional and disease state awareness programs from live events to online and offline activities. 

 

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:  

  • Selling of strategic solutions to pharmaceutical and medical device companies with specific emphasis on promotional and disease state awareness activities delivered through all media formats 
  • Prospecting for new business through competitive analysis, phone, e-mail and in-person meetings 
  • Maintaining and growing existing business through extensive market research, practiced sales skills, and timely and effective follow up 
  • Developing strategies, solutions and concepts for disease state awareness, pre-launch, and launch programs 
  • Traveling to conventions as needed to meet with existing and prospective clients. 
  • Working closely with clients on developing strategic planning, message development, and program execution  
  • Existing experience and understanding of key disease states and therapeutic areas including  Cardiovascular, Endocrinology, Nephrology, Pulmonology, and Infectious Diseases 
  • Excellent time management, multitasking and ability to deliver on time and on point. 
  • Experience and demonstrated success working with internal staff and teams (program management, account management, etc.)  

 

Qualifications:  

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the field of medical communications and promotional medical education 
  • Experience with a diverse number of therapeutic areas 
  • Clear understanding of the medical communications industry and current knowledge of industry issues and trends 
  • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills 
  • Ability to travel 

 

About Healio Strategic Solutions 

Healio Strategic Solutions is the medical communications division of SLACK, Inc. a company with deep roots in providing the best in health care information and education worldwide since 1923.  Healio Strategic Solutions leverages SLACK’s legacy in over 20 specialty markets, our portfolio of live events, and Healio.com to disseminate information to healthcare providers in a variety of formats and channels including traditional and social media platforms.   

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

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UX Designer

The UX Designer will lead creative design efforts from concept through completion. The role entails being a solutions finder and a self-starter, requires proven creative skills and the ability manage client requests and expectations. This position requires a team player with a strong foundation in digital design, UI standards, and the UX process.  Duties include creating UI designs, navigation structures and information designs, as well as constructing sketches, wireframes, mock-ups, and prototypes to effectively communicate designs to product management and development teams. The UX Designer works closely with the Art and Creative Directors, design teammates and the Chief Experience Officer.  Essential duties include:  balance UI design, user needs and business goals to create intuitive web experiences; work closely with art and creative directors, writers, developers, designers, and production to brainstorm, concept, design and implement online and email; rapid prototyping and wireframing to illustrate users' needs and to help refine business requirements; and clearly communicate and document your design decisions, based on UI and UX standards, research and data-based design criteria.  Requirements include:  knowledge of HTML, CSS, and Responsive Design is a must; knowledge of design fundamentals including information design, visual design, industry UI standards for desktop, tablets, smart phones and web-based applications; extensive experience in applying UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design; clear verbal and visual communication and expert knowledge of Photoshop, HTML, Dreamweaver, CSS, UXPin (or similar prototype software), Illustrator, InDesign; art school/college degree with 3+ years UX Design experience.  Online portfolio is required.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
T. Cavallaro

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Vice President, Sales and Marketing, SLACK Books

The role of the Vice President, Sales and Marketing, SLACK Books is to conceptualize, implement, and execute all sales and marketing activities to support the organization’s three central goals. These are: selling books, building relationships with customers that support sales and adoptions, and cultivating relationships with authors, approving projects and producing content types that maximize sales.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:  

  • Developing a strategic marketing plan for SLACK Books that supports the organization’s goals as outlined above. 
  • Working in a supervisory role with the Marketing Coordinator(s), Senior Marketing Coordinator(s), Textbook Representative(s), and Customer Service Associates. This requires being involved with all aspects of marketing, communications, and sales, including the supervision and approval of direct mail campaigns, catalogs, space ads, trade shows, adoption campaigns, email marketing and website creation and upkeep.
  • Acting as key contact for domestic/international book distributors, aggregators, re-sellers, customers, and co-workers involved with SLACK Books, and providing these parties with all necessary product, promotional, and planning information.
  • Prospecting for new business through competitive analysis, phone, email, and face to face with authors, customers and pharmaceutical/device companies.
  • Maintaining and growing existing business through extensive market research, practiced sales skills, timely and effective follow up and a strong work ethic.
  • Adapting the positioning of SLACK Books in its respective markets to meet changes in client demands and in keeping with the specialty-specific strategic plans and tactics.
  • Creation and implementation of Action/Marketing Plans and Annual Budget for all aspects of SLACK Books and presenting to the SVP for final approval.
  • Acting as a key player in developing new concepts for launching new Books lines.
  • Acting as a key player in acquisition decisions on approval of new titles for all book areas.
  • Traveling to appropriate content and professional trade shows to meet with existing and prospective clients, to assist with selling of products, to meet with authors of SLACK Books, to establish and maintain relationships with the Book and Library Market key contacts, and to stay aware of current market trends.

Minimum Qualifications: 

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or Communications.

Experience: Minimum experience of 15 years in book publishing with a background in Medical publishing preferred.

Minimum experience of 10 years in a management role, preferably with a background in publishing.

Technical Skills: Advance level knowledge of all Microsoft programs. Comfort level in working in DEC, CRM, Certify, Selligent, Blueconic and Pointilist.

Superior written and verbal communication skills are necessary,

Physical Demands & Working Conditions:  

Need to be able to attend conventions for several days, including overnight and weekend travel. Should be able to move boxes of about 40 lbs and stand at the booth for up to 8 hours. Travel of up to 25%.

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

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