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Senior Editor
Overland Park, Kansas


Senior Editor

Work for a growing company that is a great leader in the healthcare association industry.

  • Extensive project management experience to plan and produce meeting publications for our association clients.
  • In this role, you will work with national healthcare associations to oversee the planning, editorial production, and creation of newspapers, magazines, and other publications for medical professionals attending healthcare events.
  • Collaborate with the companies digital team to create cohesive content strategies across all media.

Essential Functions:
  • The successful candidate must be highly organized with strong project management skills and the ability to create and manage efficient editorial workflows.
  • Exceptional writing skills are a must, and medical writing experience is preferred.
  • The job requires deep collaboration with our association clients and internal departments, including our design, digital, sales, and business development teams.
  • Travel required during association events.

  • Self-starter with the ability to write and edit on deadline while also managing the editorial deadlines of freelance and staff medical writers.
  • Minimum of seven years of editorial project management experience, sound editorial judgment, and a working knowledge of AP style.
  • Experience in digital publishing platforms like Wordpress is a plus.
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, or related field.
  • Seven years’ experience as a print editor, medical writer, or equivalent experience. Role requires experience in print journalism.
  • Exceptional writing skills with sound editorial judgment and working knowledge of AP style; medical writing experience preferred.
  • A sharp eye for editing.
  • Computing skills, including Mac, MS Office, Adobe Creative Cloud.
  • Strong organization and time management skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Advanced oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to manage the work of self and others.
  • Ability to work on a team and independently.
  • Ability to travel four to six times per year in the spring and fall months.
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends during association events.
  • A genuine interest in healthcare topics, both clinical and research-based.
  • Ability to manipulate and edit photos digitally
  • Experience using Wordpress or similar digital publishing platforms.
  • Familiarity with Google Analytics and other tools to measure performance.
  • Experience posting articles across a variety of social media channels like Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML and related web authoring tools.
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices.
For immediate consideration: please email your resume to

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Janine Bedora

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