NYU Hospitals Center Senior Digital Writer/Editor in New York, New York

NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. It comprises more than 200 locations throughout the New York area, including five inpatient locations, a children’s hospital, three emergency rooms and a level 1 trauma center. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute¿designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. For more information, go to nyulangone.org, and interact with us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Senior Digital Writer/Editor.

In this role, the successful candidate Job Title: Senior Digital Writer/Editor
Reports to: Tracy Miller
MAIN FUNCTIONS:
Write, edit, and manage content through the expert review process for NYU Langone Medical Center’s websites, nyulangone.org and med.nyu.edu. Collaborate and strategize with digital editorial, marketing, creative services, media, and departmental staff throughout NYU Langone to create, refresh, and evolve digital content and the medical center’s online presence. Work with key stakeholders of the institution to develop clear and effective content for a variety of audiences and channels, including patients and research/academic audiences. Work closely with the web production staff to ensure quality and optimization of digital content.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Detail: Serve as a writer and editor for NYU Langones websites and their many audiences, including patients, physicians, researchers, students, donors, staff, etc.
  • Evaluate existing content for quality, accuracy, and SEO.
  • Work with key stakeholders in marketing/communications and across NYU Langone to prioritize, update, generate new content, and shepherd content updates through a multi-step editorial process
  • Recommend new content to be created, as well as appropriate placement of content on websites
  • Write content that is audience-specific for key beats (departments or key strategic areas), including patient-focused content, academic research/education content, and physician and faculty profiles.
  • Contribute content to social media channels.
  • : Responsibility Title: Content Update Review and Approval
    Detail: Under direction of Assistant and Associate Directors, review content update requests from stakeholders from around the medical center and work with stakeholders to ensure updates meet digital editorial standards, as well as marketing / communications needs.
  • Work closely with the web production staff to ensure that content is accurate and meets guidelines when produced.

Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must have a Requirements: Digital writing/editing required, information architecture creation experience preferred. Bachelor’s Degree in Communications or Sciences required, Master’s Degree in Communications or Science Writing preferred. At least 3-5 years experience at a hospital, academic medical center, healthcare organization, scientific research organization, or digital agency required.

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you’ll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.