WebMD Associate Editorial Operations Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia

WebMD (NASDAQ: WBMD) is the most recognized and trusted brand of health information and the leading provider of health information services, serving consumers, physicians, healthcare professionals, employers and health plans through our public and private online portals and WebMD the Magazine. The WebMD Health Network includes WebMD, Medscape, MedicineNet, eMedicine, RxList, theheart.org and Medscape Education. Our consumer portals and mobile health applications provide engaging, relevant and credible health and wellness information, personalized health assessment tools and access to online communities.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure timely management and updates of editorial programs

  • QA editorial programs

  • Work within the content management system to publish articles, slideshows, and quizzes

  • Quickly generate ideas for articles, slideshows, quizzes and other content that are clickable, relevant to the user, and medically accurate

  • Independently manage records and databases of content. Update listings with changes, new medical review dates, expirations

  • Under direction of Senior Editors, send out assignment letters and track freelancers' work. Ensure work is turned in on time

  • Under direction of Senior Editors, do line editing of content

  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Journalism, Communications, or English, or equivalent work experience.

  • 3+ years developing and editing newspaper, interactive or online content for a consumer audience

  • Demonstrated operational experience, specifically including managing workflow and facilitating issue resolution

  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented

  • Knowledge of AP style

  • Demonstrated experience with aggressive deadlines and able to juggle assignments and handle fast pace, and adapt quickly to changes in priorities

  • Team player, works well collaboratively with others on multiple teams

  • Solid writing skills; passionate about shaping stories in clear, concise, consumer-friendly language. Line editing skills a plus

  • Able to come up with ideas for appropriate content in a very short timeframe

  • Understands the steps needed to advance complex projects

  • Self-starter; adept at setting priorities for self and other team members

  • Microsoft Word, Excel

  • CMS, SharePoint a plus

ID: 2017-13017

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