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Company: TriMed Media Group
Medical Writer
Rhode Island
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
December 13, 2013
Job ID: 1542069


TriMed Media Group,a leader in medical and healthcare publishing,is seeking a full-time medical writer to contribute original content and report on the latest advances in cardiology, radiology, healthcare IT and technology. The ideal candidate will be a detail-oriented medical writer with experience writing for physicians, hospital administrators and healthcare professionals. As part of TriMed Media Group, you will contribute high-quality business and clinical content to our more than 100,000 subscribers via print and digital magazines, e-newsletters, content portals, webcasts, events and special projects.

Principal duties and responsibilities:
* Provide breaking news, daily news and features for healthcare and technology websites
* Write, edit and revise stories and content
* Edit copy and input daily articles in online content management system (Drupal), including proper tagging for taxonomy/categorization
* Contact and interview (via telephone and in-person) healthcare industry members, clinicians and others to gather material for content
* Read, interpret and write up applicable studies in journals and interview study authors
* Deliver high-quality work on deadline and ensure factual accuracy of content
* Gather necessary artwork, photos and charts for stories
* Communicate regularly and collaborate effectively with editorial team members
* Participate actively in team meetings
* Attend and report on onsite and virtual seminars, conferences and tradeshows

* Interview presenters and vendors at tradeshows using video and audio for online presentation
* Develop relationships with industry leaders and organizations to generate story ideas
* Listen to and report on online/web events

* Bachelor's degree, preferably in journalism, communications or English
* 2-5 years' worth of professional media experience, including at least 1 year online
* Experience with medical, healthcare, trade or technical publications

* Experience with Microsoft Word and content management systems
* Exemplary writing, editing and proofreading skills
* An understanding of web metrics and SEO
* Must be able to meet deadlines while working independently on multiple stories and projects
* Fluent in AP Style
* Submission of portfolio of recent published writing requested.
* Suitable candidates will be asked to complete a writing test.

* Telecommuting is an option; with expectations of online accessibility during regular hours

Send resume and salary requirements (a must) to:
Office is located in The Foundry, next to the Providence Place Mall.
TriMed Media Group | 235 Promenade Street, Suite 525 | Providence, RI 02908

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