We have an exciting opportunity for an Editor/ Grant Writer.
Edit, write and coordinate academic, research, and grant-related projects.
Identify opportunities for peer-reviewed research funding, locate suitable applicants, provide support with grant preparation, and work with investigators and other staff. Ensure timely submission of proposals so as to maximize external funding for the research program.
Edit highly technical documents under tight deadlines.
Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.
Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances.
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
Experience in substantive editing, stylistic editing, and copy-editing required. Experience in developmental and plain-language editing desirable.
Bachelors degree plus 3-5 years of grant submission/project-coordination experience or equivalent experience OR a Masters degree plus 4-7 years of publishing, editing, writing, or project management experience.
American Medical Writers Association, Board of Editors in the Life Sciences, or University of Chicago Medical Writing & Editing Program certification preferred.
Advanced knowledge of medical terminology; technical publishing; grammar, syntax, and usage; new media, print, and web-based writing processes.
Ability to understand and communicate complex information.
Ability to organize electronic and print data materials.
Proficiency in Word, Excel, and bibliographic/reference management software (i.e., EndNote) required. Knowledge of PowerPoint, Acrobat Writer, QuarkXPress or InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator helpful.
Please submit a cover letter along with your resume as part of your application.
Competitive compensation packages | Sick Time |Generous Vacation+ 12 holidays to recharge & refuel| Internal Career Mobility & Performance Consulting | Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care|403b Retirement Savings Plan Match|Tuition Reimbursement |Parental Leave & Adoption Assistance |Commuter Spending Account |Fitness Discounts &Wellness Program | Resource Networks| Life Insurance & Disability | Remote Flexibility
We believe in communication, openness, and thinking beyond your 8-hour day @ MSK. Its important to us that you have a sense of impact, community, and work/life balance to be and feel your best.
Our Hiring Process
You review the posting, agree it sounds like a great fit & apply ->Talent Acquisition contacts you to schedule a phone interview (if your profile aligns) -> after speaking with the Talent Acquisition Specialist, you will connect with the Hiring Manager by phone or video -> if your experience is a fit, you will move forward to a video call or on-site visit with the team -> post-interview feedback->ideally an offer! ->reference check & onboarding-> orientation & official welcome to MSK. #LI-POST
Internal Number: 2021-47098
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.