Georgia Employer ASSOCIATE HEALTH EDITOR in Atlanta, Georgia

Associate Health EditorAll times are in Central Daylight Time.Job ID2017-13017Job LocationUS-GA-AtlantaPosted Date6/5/2017CategoryEditorialOverview: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, 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 statusResponsibilities:Responsibilities:Ensure timely management and updates of editorial programsQA editorial programsWork within the content management system to publish articles, slideshows, and quizzesQuickly generate ideas for articles, slideshows, quizzes and other content that are clickable, relevant to the user, and medically accurateIndependently manage records and databases of content. Update listings with changes, new medical review dates, expirationsUnder direction of Senior Editors, send out assignment letters and track freelancers' work. Ensure work is turned in on timeUnder direction of Senior Editors, do line editing of contentQualifications: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 audienceExtremely organized and detail-orientedKnowledge of AP styleDemonstrated experience with aggressive deadlines and able to juggle assignments and handle fast pace, and adapt quickly to changes in prioritiesTeam player, works well collaboratively with others on multiple teamsSolid writing skills; passionate about shaping stories in clear, concise, consumer-friendly language. Line editing skills a plusAble to come up with ideas for appropriate content in a very short timeframeUnderstands the steps needed to advance complex projectsSelf-starter; adept at setting priorities for self and other team membersMicrosoft Word, ExcelCMS, SharePoint a plusEqual Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities