Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York City, NY, United States
Editing, Media, Writing, Public Interest, Journalism
Feb 02, 2021
May 18, 2021
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we\u2019re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we\u2019re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 30th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker\u2019s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2019, as well as one of Glassdoor\u2019s Employees\u2019 Choice Best Place to Work for 2019. We\u2019re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
Memorial Sloan Kettering\u2019s Department of Surgery is a hub of translational and clinical research.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Editor/Grant Writer to join the large editorial group. You will enhance the faculty members\u2019 grant applications and academic efforts through editing, grant coordination, and project management.
Assist in the coordination, editing, production, and tracking of documents for service, department, or disease management team (DMT).
Copyedit manuscripts, abstracts, foundation reports, department reports, grant applications, video, visual presentations, and/or other documents under the direction of the Managing Editor. You will support the academic projects of the service/department/DMT.
Produce periodic reports for the Managing Editor, such as annual/monthly reports on service/department/DMT academic activities, expense/budget/workload reports.
Track workflow, documents, resources, and other data to be used for evaluating editorial timelines, staffing needs, and physical resources. This will help to maximize the efficiency of the editorial group and keep pace with changing publishing/new media environments.
Assist in the day-to-day operations of the office.
Independently coordinate some editorial projects or presentations.
Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.
Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances.
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
2-4 years of experience in copyediting, proofreading, editorial administration.
Bachelor\u2019s degree in Science or Humanities or equivalent experience.
Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Knowledge of Access, EndNote, Acrobat Writer, QuarkXPress or InDesign, Photoshop, or Illustrator desirable.
Excellent communication skills.
Competitive compensation packages | Sick Time |Generous Vacation 12 holidays to recharge & refuel| Internal Career Mobility & Performance Consulting | Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care|403b Retirement Savings Plan Match|Tuition Reimbursement |Parental Leave & Adoption Assistance |Commuter Spending Account |Fitness Discounts &Wellness Program | Resource Networks| Life Insurance & Disability | Remote Flexibility
We believe in communication, openness, and thinking beyond your 8-hour day @ MSK. It\u2019s important to us that you have a sense of impact, community, and work/life balance to be and feel your best.
Our Hiring Process
You review the posting, agree it sounds like a great fit & apply ->Talent Acquisition contacts you to schedule a phone interview (if your profile aligns) -> after speaking with the Talent Acquisition Specialist, you will connect with the Hiring Manager by phone or video -> if your experience is a fit, you will move forward to a video call or on-site visit with the team -> post-interview feedback->ideally an offer! ->reference check & onboarding-> orientation & official welcome to MSK. #LI-POST
MSK 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, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Website : http://www.mskcc.org