NYU Langone is one of the nation's premier academic medical centers that includes five hospitals (Tisch Hospital, Rusk Rehabilitation, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Hassenfeld Children's Hospital of New York, and NYU Lutheran Medical Center) and more than 200 ambulatory locations across the New York metropolitan area. It also includes NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. Our trifold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved daily through an integrated academic culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education, and research. Learn more about NYU Langone.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Senior Digital Writer/Editor.
In this role, the successful candidate will 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.
1. Responsibility Title: Content Creation and Management 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. Percent of time: 85
2: 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. Percent of time: 15
3. No additional responsibilities
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a 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.
Preferred Qualifications: Digital writing/editing required, information architecture creation experience preferred. Master's Degree in Communications or Science Writing preferred.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone 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 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. We require applications to be completed online. If you wish to view NYU Langone Medical Center's EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal 'EEO is the law' poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click here.
NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of... only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.NYULMC.org.