Health Content Editor

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Company Name Creative Alignments
Location Boulder, Colorado
Date Posted February 20, 2013
Category Editor
Job Type Hourly Rate


We're a fast-paced and profitable Internet-based health startup headquartered in beautiful Boulder, Colorado. In business for a little over a year, we've already helped thousands of customers achieve remarkable health improvements that have greatly improved their lives. Our Core Values influence each decision we make and we value employees who share our passion for customer service, integrity, honesty and accountability. We're looking for a talented freelance Health Content Editor to join our team.
Position Summary:
Coordinates publication efforts through the editing, writing, indexing, and producing of health-related articles, e-books, and other web based materials.

Duties To Include:
● Reviews copy submitted by marketing team members.
● Edits material for accuracy, style and readability, recommending changes where necessary.
● Monitors and coordinates the photography, artwork, layout and preparation of the copy for
● Writes articles and work in conjunction with other writers, assigns stories, and prepares news and
general feature articles for publication.
● Might supervise other editors
● Oversees distribution of final work product (e.g. publishing of article to corporate blog).
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
● Ability to cite and reference journal articles
● Ability to “fact check” any health or medical claims
● Skill in organizing work and meeting deadlines.
● Skill in the use of personal computers and related software applications, including Microsoft Word
and Apple Pages... add whatever we end up using.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Journalism, English or related field AND four years of experience in editing, journalism or editorial research; OR, Eight years of progressively responsible experience in editing, journalism or editorial research; OR, Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved. Five years plus in the health, fitness, or supplement space
If you believe you fit the requirements above, please send your cover letter, resume and writing samples. Only PDF and Word documents will be accepted. Please note, all emails must have “Freelance Health Content Editor– YOUR NAME” in the subject line.