Senior Editor, EverydayHealth.com

US-NY-New York
Category
Editorial
Everyday Health, Inc.
Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

Everyday Health seeks a Senior Editor to oversee content creation, optimization, and growth in a fast-paced, deadline-driven digital publishing environment. The ideal candidate is a detail-oriented, enterprising digital media journalist with expert editing, packaging, promotion, and curation skills.

 

His or her primary responsibility will be to develop best-in-class health and wellness content in topic areas relevant to a consumer audience, including conditions, lifestyle, and other areas. He or she will also oversee a team of full-time or freelance content developers and will help drive organic growth and engagement on and off platform. The goal will be to create a best-in-class body of content that serves as an engine for organic growth, engagement, referral traffic, and awareness of the EH brand. This position will report to the Vice President, Editorial Director.

 

The candidate will demonstrate a proven ability to leverage SEO best practices in content development, link-building, production and promotion to build and engage health information seekers online. He/she will be responsible for measuring and optimizing the performance of content over time, and will track and regularly report on performance using established analytics tools.

 

He/she works closely with other Ziff Davis stakeholders, including product and design, business and audience development, newsletters, e-commerce, market research, and other departments to identify potential growth opportunities and manage the EH brand on external platforms.

Responsibilities

  • Measurably growing EH’s audience and acquire new traffic sources through external platforms, including content and newsletters
  • Use data and analytics to inform decision making and meet aggressive goals for traffic and engagement
  • Develop strategy and tactics for reaching and engaging a broad audience
  • Track the generation and editing of new content by off-site freelancers
  • Ensure that new content meets all specs 
  • Enforce tight deadlineswith other team members and external stakeholders
  • Track successful deployment of new content using various metrics and analytics tools 

Qualifications

  • Proven ability to create and promote content in the health and wellness space, including managing content creation workflows
  • Experience with content-creation platforms and CMS
  • Ability to analyze traffic metrics and patterns to identify and develop new content opportunities. 
  • Abilityto manage schedules, budgets and resources to ensure timely rollout of new content
  • Abilityto create plans and status reports for short- and long-term projects, ensuring all requirements, priorities and deadlines are clearly communicated.
  • Excellent editorial, communication, collaboration, planning and problem-solving abilities a must. 
  • Minimum 5 year’s experience as a digital media editor, including experience with health and wellness content.
  • Online experience essential; mobile experience desirable. Candidates with combined print/digital background that meets minimum years of experience will be considered. 

Who We Are

Ziff Davis, a subsidiary of j2 Global, Inc., is a leading global digital-media company operating in four core verticals: Technology, Gaming, Healthcare and Shopping. Its brands – PCMag, Speedtest, ExtremeTech, Geek, Toolbox, IGN, Everyday Health, AskMen, Offers.com, TechBargains, emedia and Salesify – produce and distribute premium content across multiple platforms and devices. Ziff Davis delivers advertising, performance marketing, data services and licensing solutions to thousands of clients worldwide. Ziff Davis publishes in 25 languages and successfully partners with local publishing operators across 114 countries.


Everyday Health, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ziff Davis, LLC, is a leading provider of digital health marketing and communications solutions. Everyday Health attracts a large and engaged audience of over 46 million consumers and over 730,000 practicing physicians in the U.S. to its premier health and wellness properties, and utilizes its data and analytics expertise to deliver highly personalized content experiences and efficient and effective marketing and engagement solutions. Everyday Health enables consumers to manage their daily health and wellness needs, healthcare professionals to stay informed and make better decisions for their patients, and marketers, health payers and providers to communicate and engage with consumers and healthcare professionals to drive better health outcomes. Everyday Health’s content and solutions are delivered through multiple channels, including desktop, mobile web, and mobile phone and tablet applications, as well as video and social media.   

 

What We Offer 

Alongside a dynamic and fun working environment and on-going career development opportunities, Everyday Health offers top tier medical, dental and vision insurance options including membership to One Medical Group, fully-stocked kitchens with complimentary organic snacks and beverages, and a 401(k) plan with matched contributions. We also have a Flexible Time Off policy so you can take time off as you need it, a Commuter Benefits plan and employee discounts on various services, such as gym memberships and pet insurance.


**Everyday Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer**

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