Unless otherwise noted,
mail all resumes to:

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

Direct resumes to the attention of the person or department listed in the job to which you're responding.

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

Career Opportunities

Copyeditor

Seeking a health care copyeditor for a fast-paced online and print publishing company. Candidates should be able to edit, proof, write headlines and fact-check articles. The copyeditor will need to adhere to publication’s style guides in addition to the AMA and AP style books. Attention to detail and an ability to work with tight deadlines are required. 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. EOE.

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

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Production Associate

SLACK Incorporated, a medical publishing company based in Southern NJ, seeks 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. If interested, please send a cover letter, résumé, clips or samples and salary requirements. EOE.

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

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Project Editor

SLACK Incorporated is seeking a dynamic and well-organized individual to fill the role of Project Editor. The Project Editor will execute a variety of custom educational projects including live events, print supplements, and online activities for clients in the healthcare industry. EOE. 

Responsibilities of the Project Editor:

  • Develop production schedule to achieve goals stated in contract
  • Communicate plan to team members, clients, sales, vendors, executives
  • Interview key opinion leaders and subject matter experts
  • Research and write about healthcare topic covered in contract
  • Reference source material and submit work through client’s med-legal review system
  • Keep clients and management informed on status of projects
  • Prioritize multiple tasks, deadlines, and projects
  • Manage client expectations, anticipate and fulfill client needs
  • Serve as main point of contact for clients, vendors, and internal team members
  • Some event planning
  • Some travel required
  • Coordinate, lead, and attend meetings
  • Use of software (e.g., InDesign, Microsoft Office) and online applications (e.g., Google Hangouts)

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, or related field
  • 2+ years’ experience in project management or related field
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Superior research and writing skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to learn new software tools
  • Willingness to travel as needed

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

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Staff Writer

South Jersey medical publisher seeks eager, prolific, full-time writer/reporter based in the Washington, DC area. 2-4 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. EOE.

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

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Internships

SLACK Incorporated and Vindico Medical Education are seeking college interns (preferably juniors and seniors) for its Advertising, Marketing, Design, Special Services, Editorial, and Internet and Information departments.  Some departments, particularly Editorial, may have need for more than one intern per semester.



Advertising

SLACK Incorporated is seeking an individual to assist with production and administrative duties for busy advertising/sales department. Internship would also include working with the Digital Ad Operations team which is an exciting way to learn the ins and outs of digital advertising sales.  Candidate will learn how to pull reports and data from Google Analytics and DoubleClick for Publishers ad server.   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.  Candidate should be detail oriented, computer literate and have excellent oral and written communication skills. Flexible days/hours.

News

SLACK News is seeking an intern to assist in administrative and news-gathering functions for its website, Healio.com, and its print news publications. The appropriate candidate will be interested in general office assistance, and must have basic writing skills. There will be opportunities for basic writing, proofreading and/or editing. This opening can accommodate an intern at any time of the year, and would be available for up to 10 hours per week. A candidate must be a student in English, journalism, or communications, with excellent communications skills. This team player must be able to multitask and must be detail oriented. Some editorial experience is preferred. InDesign skills would be preferred, but not necessary.

Graphic Design

Vindico Medical Education is 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 CS5 required. Web design knowledge (basic HTML/CSS) a plus.

Journals Editorial

SLACK Incorporated's Health Care Books and Journals Division is seeking an intern with a background in English or Communications to assist with pre-production tasks such as formatting manuscripts and verifying reference information and post- production tasks such as 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 and Editorial

Vindico Medical Education's marketing department is seeking assistance with daily tasks. Responsibilities of the marketing intern: Assist Marketing Coordinator with social media campaigns, Active job logging per activity, Research promotional opportunities as needed per activity or RFG, Create mail order forms per direct mailing, Handle and monitor all social media accounts for recruitment purposes with the Marketing Coordinator and Marketing Manager, Write effective subject lines for email campaigns, Log all invoices in the appropriate activity recruitment plan. Minimum Qualifications: Experience with marketing and social media. Needs to be able to work in high-energy, dynamic environment and accommodate shifting deadlines. Must have the ability to work with all Microsoft Office 2007 programs, including but not limited to Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

SLACK Incorporated is 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, SEO techniques, data mining, and targeted advertising. Other duties may include support in market research and direct marketing campaigns.

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.healio.com/books) and the Journals (www.healio.com/journals) 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 Facebook page, as well as our Twitter accounts. Working on the promotional materials created for our domestic and international distributors. Assist with the routine review and updating of our website. 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.

SLACK Incorporated's 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 send cover letter and resume to M. Miller, 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 and Resume to:
M. Miller

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