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.
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Medscape’s editorial program in Europe is poised for growth. The Senior Director of Editorial Operations and Strategy, EU plays an integral role in Medscape’s global team. Spanning the full editorial team – the UK section and the French and German Editions, plus other editions launched or acquired, the Sr. Director manages editorial functions and projects across all EU countries. We are in need of senior leadership to manage day-to-day editorial operations as well as medium and longer-term initiatives surrounding resource planning and integration, the analysis and integration strategy surrounding editorial systems and processes, and overall budget planning and management for EU content initiatives, from routine news and features budgets to special initiatives as they arise.
The Senior Director of Medscape Editorial Operations and Strategy, Europe will be the central point of contact for the EU editorial team. The individual must possess a strong background in digital editorial operations and strategy and have experience managing editorial staff in the EU including editors and journalists. The Sr. Director will manage a team of 7-8 employees.
The Senior Director will coordinate with local language edition editorial leads and serve as the central point of contact for the integration of new editorial operations into the Medscape framework. In this role, the Sr. Director is responsible for developing a strategy across language editions and local sections and across various platforms and distribution channels to ensure the highest level of editorial quality and coverage and audience growth. The Sr. Director also has responsibility for supporting overall EU traffic targets and membership goals.