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Chief Editor - Life Science Leader 

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Chief Editor - Life Science Leader

If you already work in the Pharma or Medical Device world or related industry but would like to fuel your passion for discussing and addressing the most pressing trends facing the industry, consider a career with VertMarkets as a Chief Editor in our Life Sciences marketplace.

The primary role of the Chief Editor for Life Science Leader is to attract, engage, and retain the attention of the executive level audience in the life sciences industry. The chief editor will accomplish this goal by leveraging the Life Science Leader brand and effectively communicating with this target audience through all relevant media channels and means of engagement

Essential Job Duties:

  • Develop, grow, and leverage executive level personal network to inform Life Science Leader direction and be the source of content for the brand.
  • Create unique and compelling content designed to attract, engage, and retain the attention of executives in the life sciences industry.
  • Create content and engagement executives in media formats and channels that prove to be most effective – this includes Life Science Leader magazine and Life Science Leader website.
  • Create and promote new content formats and products (i.e. beyond Life Science Leader magazine) designed to reach a wider range then our current executive audience.
  • Leverage all relevant forms of social media (with special emphasis on LinkedIn) to grow the Life Science Leader brand with executives.
  • Attend and participate in relevant industry events with the goal of creating compelling content and extending the Life Science Leader brand through effective networking.
  • Establish, maintain, and grow an Editorial Advisory board for Life Science Leader that can provide guidance for the product and serve as a source of content.


Performing in this challenging position sound good so far? There’s more. VertMarkets offers a generous base salary and variable pay along with these benefits:

  • Competitive medical/prescription/vision coverage for you and your family
  • 100% company-paid dental insurance
  • 100% company-paid short- and long-term disability insurance, and life insurance
  • 21 paid days off from your first day of employment
  • 13 company-paid holidays
  • 401(k) with company match


Position Requirements

Required Skills / Experience:

  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills – especially a strong writer with a portfolio of work and examples.
  • Ability to work on a deadline and, specifically, create content on a deadline.
  • Can identify and cultivate ideas of content into actual stories for publication and posting.
  • Extensive experience working in the Life Sciences space in either an editorial or marketing capacity.
  • Demonstrably deep network of executive-level Life Sciences contacts, which can be easily accessed and leveraged.
  • Comfortable in speaking to executives at the high levels of Life Sciences industry.
  • Ability to communicate – and create content – using all relevant formats (e.g. online, offline, audio, video, in-person).

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Tags Writer, Editor, Marketing, Communications, Pharm, Pharmaceutical, Medical Design, SEO, Blogging, Medical Device, Life Science, Medical Sales, Sales Support, Medical Marketing, Networking, Product Development  

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