Editorial Specialist

St. Louis, Chicago or Remote

Editorial Specialist


Who We Are
We are a global provider of integrated marketing and communication solutions with a focus in the healthcare industry. We help clients better understand their customers’ intent, build trust with their audience, increase brand awareness and engagement, and more.

Job Description
We are seeking a skilled junior editor to join our growing editorial team. The person who fulfills this role will write and edit internal copy and content for a wide range of clients. They will collaborate with our team of copywriters, editors, and contract writers to produce informative, digestible, and high-quality content for clients in the healthcare, business, and lifestyle spaces.

Our Junior Editor will:

  • Support our team of in-house copywriters and editors
  • Manage several deliverable deadlines simultaneously
  • Write 150- to 500-word introductions for earned-media posts
  • Write title tags, meta descriptions, tweets, open graph titles, and open graph descriptions
  • Proof articles, graphics, copywriting deliverables, and internal documents — including presentation and report decks
  • Ideate short- and long-form article topics for a wide range of clients
  • Research and connect with contract writers for current and prospective clients
  • Edit short- and long-form articles for accuracy, clarity, flow, inclusivity, and actionability
  • Ensure all content complies with each client’s target audience, tone, voice, and style
  • Research and write design notes for graphics which accompany each piece of content
  • Incorporate keyword research into topic ideation and long-form content to improve SEO
  • Revise content based on internal and client feedback

Ideal Candidates Will Have

  • Excellent research skills
  • A strong grasp of A.P. style guidelines
  • Impeccable time-management skills and respect for deadlines
  • The ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Experience writing and editing for print, interactive, and/or mobile platforms

Ideal Characteristics

  • Organized
  • Detail oriented
  • Creative
  • Motivated
  • Deadline driven

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field
  • 2+ years of writing and editing experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

Preferred: experience in content marketing