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

Book Acquisitions Editor

SLACK Incorporated has an opening in its Health Care Books and Journals Group for a Book Acquisitions Editor.

 Responsibilities

-Acquire new books/ebooks

-Identify potential authors in a field

-Identify new topics or areas for publishing

-Evaluate proposals for consideration for publishing

-Prepare financial analysis for consideration for publishing

-Coordinate receipt of manuscript materials and ensure they are complete prior to turnover to production

-Peer review proposals and submitted manuscript to confirm accuracy and ensure quality

-Work closely as a team member with colleagues in production, marketing, and sales to ensure proper dissemination of information about an authors and his/her manuscript

-Help evolve current print titles into print/electronic products

-Help manage the entire line(s) of books including currently published titles and current authors

-Help determine future direction for the publishing line(s), evaluate trends, and determine positioning in market with competitors

Required Skills

-Bachelors degree or greater

-Excellent communication and writing skills

-Ability to think analytically and analyze multiple pieces of information

-Have experience in book publishing, preferably in product acquisitions

-Knowledge of health-care market

-Ability to travel

SLACK Incorporated is a privately owned medical publisher in South Jersey with roots going back to 1923. Visit www.Healio.com and www.slackinc.com. EOE.

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

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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:
M. Leiser

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Features Editor

Multispecialty health care publisher is seeking an experienced features editor for fast-paced editorial 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. Must be able to respond to tight deadlines and multitask; good organizational skills necessary. EOE.

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

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Managing Editor

SLACK Incorporated has an opening for a Managing Editor of print and online properties that target physician viewership. The position requires a strong news sense, effective management skills, and a proven ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines. Job responsibilities include publication planning, copyediting, writing, capturing and editing of video interviews, content development, and retaining existing and fostering new relationships with key opinion leaders.

Qualified candidates must have 4+ years’ experience with medical writing/editing, working with physicians and covering medical meetings; familiarity with AMA/AP style; and demonstrate strong organizational skills. Position requires travel. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
Katie Kalvaitis

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Online Content Editor

We are seeking an energetic, creative and detail-oriented Online Content Editor for a specialty medicine health care website that provides daily coverage of scientific research published in peer-reviewed journals or presented at major medical meetings, as well as other newsworthy developments in the field. Qualified candidates must have impeccable writing skills, understand search engine optimization and web analytics, and have experience with social media and other online technologies. Other requirements: a bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications or a related field; at least 2 years’ experience with news writing; a proven ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines; and a desire to work within a fast-paced news environment. Position requires some travel. If interested, please provide cover letter, resume and salary requirements to K. Kalvaitis at resume@slackinc.com. Applications without salary requirements will not be considered. EOE.

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

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Online Content Editor

SLACK Incorporated is are seeking an energetic, creative and detail-oriented Online Content Editor for a specialty medicine health care website that provides daily coverage of scientific research published in peer-reviewed journals or presented at major medical meetings, as well as other newsworthy developments in the fields of orthopedics and spine surgery. Qualified candidates must have impeccable writing skills, understand search engine optimization and web analytics, and have experience with social media and other online technologies. Other requirements: a bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications or a related field; at least 2 years’ experience with news writing; a proven ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines; and a desire to work within a fast-paced news environment. Position requires some travel. EOE.

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

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Online Content Editor

We are seeking an energetic, creative and detail-oriented Online Content Editor for a health care website that provides daily coverage of scientific research published in peer-reviewed journals or presented at major medical meetings, as well as other newsworthy developments in the field. Qualified candidates must have impeccable writing skills, understand search engine optimization and web analytics, and have experience with social media and other online technologies. Other requirements: a bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications or a related field; at least 2 years’ experience with news writing; a proven ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines; and a desire to work within a fast-paced news environment. Position requires some travel. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
D. Mullin

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Online Content Editor

We are seeking an energetic, creative and detail-oriented Online Content Editor for a specialty medicine health care website that provides daily coverage of scientific research published in peer-reviewed journals or presented at major medical meetings, as well as other newsworthy developments in the field. Qualified candidates must have impeccable writing skills, understand search engine optimization and web analytics, and have experience with social media and other online technologies. Other requirements: a bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications or a related field; at least 2 years’ experience with news writing; a proven ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines; and a desire to work within a fast-paced news environment. Position requires some travel. EOE.

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

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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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Staff Writer

Medical Publisher is seeking an experienced staff writer for a leading medical newspaper and website. The qualified candidate will be a self-motivated individual with expertise in print and online writing.  Must have at least 3-5 years’ writing experience; medical writing/editing experience preferred. Suitable candidates should have a degree in journalism, English or other related field.  Applicants must be able to respond to tight deadlines and multitask; good organization skills necessary.  This job requires travel, including some weekends. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
M. Leiser and/or D. Mullin

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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 Marissa Miller, The Wyanoke Group, 6900 Grove Road, Thorofare NJ 08086, fax to 856-848-6091 or email to resume@wyanokegroup.com. Please specify which internship you are interested in. EOE.

Send Cover Letter and Resume to:
Marissa Miller

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