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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

Acquisitions Editor Journals

Journals Acquisitions Editor

 

SLACK Incorporated is seeking an experienced Journals Acquisitions Editor. This position will be responsible for growing the company’s portfolio of 12 STM peer review journals via launch of new publications, purchase, or society contracts. The job functions include acquisition of new journals, product and business development, strategic planning, networking with existing Key Opinion Leaders of our existing publications, and monitoring financial performance. 

 

Qualifications include:

-experience in this position at a STM publisher of 5+ years;

-knowledge of the editorial and marketing/sales functions within a medical publishing company;

-an existing network of contacts in the medical, nursing, and allied health community;

-knowledge of current developments in electronic publishing;

-knowledge of the gold open access model;

-knowledge of business development and negotiating contract issues;

-excellent verbal and written communication skills;

-Bachelor’s degree or higher.

 The position is a growth position and is a full-time permanent one.  The position offers a competitive salary and benefits.

 SLACK Incorporated (part of the Wyanoke Group) is a family owned health care publisher with roots back to 1923. SLACK Incorporated’s platform for all of their content is www.Healio.com. The Wyanoke Group consists of 250 employees located in Southern New Jersey.

 

Please send along a cover letter, resume with detailed work history, and salary requirements to John Bond, Chief Content Officer, HCBJ, SLACK Incorporated ( jbond@slackinc.com )

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

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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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Copy Editor

We are seeking an experienced health care copy editor for a fast-paced online and print publishing company. Candidates should be able to edit, proof, write headlines and fact-check all articles that pass through the copy desk. The copy editor will need to be able to adhere to each publication’s style guide in addition to the AMA and AP style books. Attention to detail and an ability to hit tight deadlines are pre-requisites for the job. Candidates should have a BA in English, Communications or Journalism; 3 to 5 years editing experience; be proficient in Microsoft Word; and have strong communication and time-management skills. Please send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
K. Houck

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Copy Editor

SLACK Incorporated is seeking a dependable copy editor to join its Special Services operations department.

Responsibilities:

  • Edit and proofread copy to the highest standard for educational materials produced in a wide variety of 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

Requirements:

The ideal candidate has an excellent command of the English language, is exceptionally detail-oriented, with superior copy editing skills. Candidate should have good organization skills and an ability to work on multiple jobs simultaneously. Bachelor’s degree in English or related field and 3 to 5 years’ experience as a copy editor required. Must be proficient in MS Office and have an aptitude to learn new software related to the job. Medical copy editing experience is a plus.

EOE.

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

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

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Director of Editorial Content

We are seeking a self-motivated, creative editor and leader for an editorial group consisting of both print and online properties that target physician viewership. Job duties include publication planning, copyediting, writing, capturing and editing of video interviews and social media strategy execution. Strong interest in KOL development, content development, website metrics and knowledge to develop strategies to provide valuable content to a physician audience. 5+ years experience with writing, editing, publication planning, and AMA/AP style. Must be able to travel extensively, to respond to tight deadlines and multitask; good organizational skills necessary. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
JM Stiglich

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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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Features Editor

Healio.com and SLACK Incorporated are seeking an experienced features editor for the newly formed fast-paced Editorial Features department. The qualified candidate will be a self-motivated individual with expertise in print and online writing, video production and page layout. Must have college degree, 3-5 years’ writing and editing experience, and knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook, InDesign and PhotoShop. Knowledge of Movie Maker Live or Adobe Premiere and experience working in content management systems is preferred. This job requires travel, including some weekends. Applicants must be able to respond to tight deadlines and multitask; good organizational skills necessary. If interested, please send resume, cover letter and salary requirements. EOE.

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

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Marketing Coordinator

Seeking an energetic and business-oriented person to fill the position of Marketing Coordinator inside the Health Care Books and Journals Division. Candidate must be creative, detail-oriented, possess excellent verbal, written and organizational skills. The ability to manage multiple projects at one time is essential for this position. Candidate will be responsible for coordinating the marketing of individual book and journal product lines for different specialties, such as Ophthalmology, Occupational Therapy, Athletic Training, and Nursing. Responsibilities include writing marketing copy, creating brochure ideas, headlines, and copy for direct mail, ads, and email promotions, writing and creating sales and promotional flyers and letters, corresponding with authors, and organizing conventions. Must have proficient knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, and the World Wide Web. A bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, or related field required, 1 year of related job experience is recommended. Please submit salary requirements along with resume. EOE.

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

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C. McKeown

Seeking a production associate for several medical newspapers. Applicant should be detail-oriented and capable of handling a variety of clerical and layout duties using InDesign in an efficient manner. Candidate must have strong page layout abilities, be highly organized and able to meet frequent deadlines. A BA degree in English or Communications is preferred but not required. EOE.

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

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Project Editor

Healthcare books and journals is seeking a self-motivated individual for textbook production and other editorial responsibilities. Full-time, on-site position. Must have degree in English or Journalism, at least 2 years’ editing experience, and knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook, and InDesign for page layout. Knowledge of Adobe PhotoShop a must. Must be able to respond to tight deadlines and multitask; good organizational skills necessary. EOE.

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

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Staff Reporter

We are seeking a highly organized and motivated full-time reporter to write and post daily news content for a leading monthly medical newspaper and for the publication’s website. Duties will also include sending regular news wires and posting to social media. Candidate must work well under deadlines, and have a clear understanding of online publishing. Suitable candidates should have 1-3 years news writing and reporting experience, a degree in journalism, English or other related field, and a proven ability to multitask. Job requires travel. Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements. EOE.

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

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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.  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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