• MedscapeTV Editorial Director/Producer

    Job Location US-NY-New York
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/8/2018 10:20 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-13591
    Category
    Video
  • Overview

    Medscape, a division of WebMD, develops and hosts physician portals and related mobile applications that make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.  

     

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status

    Responsibilities

    • Research emerging topics in a selected disease condition and secure medical experts suitable for that series
    • Schedule tapings of medical experts and other program participants
    • Outline content to be covered in each episode of the series and compose interview questions that will capture that content
    • Interview all primary and secondary medical experts, clinicians, and patients for a given series
    • Act as director on location to supervise the capture of all raw footage including relevant B-roll
    • Write scripts using excerpts of the expert interviews, indicating appropriate original and stock b-roll and narration
    • Supervise video editors in post-production process from rough cut to approved final cut
    • Write compelling descriptions of episodes and series for the corresponding web landing page

    Qualifications

    • 5 years’ experience in medical practice or medical publishing (text or video) aimed at physician audiences across a number of medical specialties
    • Medical/Science television journalism or related digital storytelling experience helpful
    • Highly detail oriented, organized, and self-starter
    • Ability to work under deadline pressure
    • BA required