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Content Development Editor for Nursing and Health Professions Products (remote)

Date:  Nov 25, 2021

Ipswich, MA, US, remote

Company Name:  DynaMed

EBSCO Health is part of EBSCO Information Services (EIS), a division of EBSCO Industries Inc. EIS provides a complete and optimized research solution comprised of e-journals, e-books, and research databases — all combined with the most powerful discovery service to support the information needs and maximize the research experience of our end-users. Headquartered in Ipswich, MA, EIS employs more than 3,300 people worldwide. EBSCO is a company that will motivate you, inspire you, and allow you to grow.



Content Development Editor for Nursing and Health Professions Products


The Content Development Editor reviews and edits content submitted by internal and external writers for nursing and health professions point-of-care and reference products. The Content Development Editor ensures content meets EBSCO Health’s quality standards.



Primary Responsibilities:

  • Developmentally edits clinical content for point-of-care nursing and health professions content, requiring critical analysis, problem-solving, and independent judgement
  • Ensures readability, clarity, flow, and consistency of content
  • Applies best practices for editing web content
  • Ensures content adheres to style guides (house and AMA) and templates
  • Identifies and promotes more efficient methods and workflows for specific editorial efforts
  • Communicates and collaborates professionally with clinical writers/editors, product managers and UI/UX teams as needed
  • Provides content writer/editor ongoing education and support related to editorial policies, procedures and style guides
  • Contributes to the development, implementation, documentation, and updating of editorial policies and procedures (including template structures and writing guidelines) that foster readability and consistency across content areas
  • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor



Required Qualifications:



Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in a related field (such as English, Health Communications/Communications, Journalism, Education, or health-related field)
  • Experience with medical or nursing content editing or in a publishing environment
  • Excellent time management, prioritization, communication, interpersonal, problem-solving, and organizational skills
  • High computer literacy skills and aptitude to learn editing/content management software and perform related skills (such as tagging and linking); experience in XML editing a plus




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EBSCO complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), as amended by the ADA Amendments Act, and all applicable state or local law.


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