Unless otherwise noted,
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The Wyanoke Group
6900 Grove Road
Thorofare, NJ 08086-9447 USA

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Fax: (856) 848-6091
E-mail: resumes@slackinc.com

Career Opportunities

Assistant Editor

Seeking a full-time Assistant Editor to assist Managing Editor with the production of a monthly orthopedic publication.  Strong grammatical, proofreading and organizational skills are necessary.  Candidate must be able to handle various aspects of publication production simultaneously in and efficient manner.  Degree in English, Journalism or Communications is required.  Adobe InDesign experience highly desirable.  Some publication experience is helpful.  If interested provide resume, cover letter and salary requirements.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
K. Houck

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Customer Service Associate

Our Healthcare Books and Journals Division is currently looking for an energetic, personable, and customer-oriented person to fill the position of Customer Service Associate.

The Candidate will be responsible for a variety of customer service fulfillment duties for SLACK Incorporated. These responsibilities include:

  • Answering phone, mail, fax, and email inquiries for book orders, journal subscriptions, and electronic products.
  • Data entry responsibilities that include creating customer accounts, confirming customer data details for accuracy, preparing book orders, journal subscriptions, and electronic products for processing.
  • Interacting with customers via phone and email to provide accurate product detail and pricing and finalizing orders.
  • Work with customers of electronic products to proactively answer their questions, inquiries, and issues.
  • Answering or directing customers to appropriate personnel for all other SLACK Incorporated inquiries.
  • Up-selling appropriate products of interest to appropriate customers.
  • Ensure product satisfaction thru proactive efforts, which may include follow-up phone calls or brief surveys.

Candidate must be have a friendly, out-going, and positive personality, be detail-oriented, and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

A high-school diploma is required, college degree preferred.

One year’s experience in a customer service representative position is required. Must have proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Programs. Knowledge of interacting with tech support or electronic products is a plus. Please submit hourly salary requirements along with resume to Michelle Gatt at sales@slackbooks.com

EOE

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
M. Gatt

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Digital Print Sales Coordinator

Seeking an entry level sales administrator to coordinate the production of print publications and digital opportunities for both Slack and Associations from space closing to print and provide superior customer service to our advertisers.  The coordinator will carry out sales support duties as designated by the Sales Representatives and/or Manager of Sales Recruitment/Classified Sales Department.  Candidate must be highly motivated, able to manage multiple tasks and work in a fast paced environment.  This position entails extensive computer and phone work.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills are a must.  Candidate must have at least 2 years of administrative experience in a customer service environment.  College degree preferred, High school diploma or GED required. If interested, please send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to M. McLaughlin. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
M. McLaughlin

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Online Content Editor

Our Special Services Department is looking for an energetic and creative online editor to manage the content and posting of activities to Healio.com, a physician-oriented Web site. Healio.com delivers educational activities in the form of videos, articles, and continuing medical education.  Duties include managing activity posting in various formats, tracking and reporting of activities, working with marketing to promote activities, and creating content for specialty areas such as Hematology/Oncology, Cardiology, Endocrinology, and Infectious Disease. A qualified candidate should understand search engine optimization and web analytics (Google Analytics), social media, html, and have a particular interest in technological innovation re: managing news delivery via the web and mobile devices. Other requirements: Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications, or related field; at least 3 years’ editorial experience; proven expertise in multitasking; and a desire to work within a fast-paced news environment. If interested, please send resume, cover letter and salary requirements.  EOE

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
C. Lenggenhager

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Library Marketing Representative

Library Marketing Representative: Do you have a background in library or information science? Perhaps you have had a career in education, science, or health related professions? Are you looking to change your career path? Are you looking to be a leader and to achieve success by helping us to reinvent how we market and sell to our peer-reviewed Journal customers? SLACK Incorporated has a unique opportunity for a Library Marketing Representative that will require a self-starter with excellent critical thinking and analytical skills, as well as the drive and initiative to conceive, implement, and execute new marketing and sales ideas. Put your excellent listening, verbal, and communication skills to the test as you join the SLACK Incorporated team and help us launch our peer-reviewed journals into the future with exciting new ventures in all aspects of marketing and sales. You will work with the medical, nursing and allied health library markets, universities, and hospitals, to name a few. Take charge of implementing and executing new marketing and sales strategies and plans, therefore, being responsible for increasing our customer base and overall sales. More information on SLACK Incorporated Peer-Reviewed Journals www.healio.com/journals A degree in library or information science preferred. Will also consider degrees in marketing, education, science, or health related backgrounds. Three to five years experience in an educational or hospital setting is preferred but not required. Must have proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Programs. Please submit salary requirements along with resume. EOE

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
M. Gatt

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Managing Editor

Self-starter needed to manage monthly newspaper publication for prominent medical publishing group. This highly organized applicant will need a strong background in writing and editing, experience managing writers and will need to be able to work independently and with others on all aspects of editorial production. Travel required. Applicant should have at least 3 to 5 years prior journalism experience and a degree in journalism, English or a related field. If interested, please send cover letter with salary requirements and your resume to S. Portnoy at sportnoy@slackinc.com.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
S. Portnoy

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Online Managing Editor, Healio.com

This candidate will be responsible for daily writing and reporting on Healio.com and will travel to a minimum of 5 meetings per year to complete various Healio video initiatives. The OME will be required to write from major congresses within their specialty, as well as take a lead role in capturing and editing video perspective from experts at these meetings. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 3 years of writing experience, and a strong ability to simplify complex medical material. Proficiency in Movie Maker Live, Photoshop and Sitecore is preferred. If you are interested in applying for the position, please send your resume and cover letter (with salary requirements) to S. Portnoy at sportnoy@slackinc.com, Slack Incorporated, 6900 Grove Road, Thorofare NJ 08086, fax 856-848-6091.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
S. Portnoy

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Production Associate

Seeking a production associate for several medical newspapers. Applicant should be detail-oriented and capable of handling a variety of clerical and layout duties using InDesign in an efficient manner. Candidate must have strong page layout abilities, be highly organized and able to meet frequent deadlines. A BA degree in English or Communications is preferred but not required. If interested, please send a cover letter, résumé, clips or samples and salary requirements.  EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
C. McKeown

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Project Editor

PROJECT EDITOR - Seeking a self-motivated individual for textbook editing/production and other editorial responsibilities. Job duties include performing total project management including: proofreading, editing, designing chapter layout/typesetting in InDesign, preparing artwork using Adobe PhotoShop, and correction cycles of all assigned projects; keeping all projects on schedule; meeting deadlines. Correspond with authors regarding all aspects of book production. Correspond with printers and other vendors regarding the preparation and printing of all assigned projects. Must have a degree in English or Journalism, and at least 2 years’ editing experience. Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook, and InDesign for page layout and knowledge of Adobe PhotoShop is a must. Must be able to respond to tight deadlines and multitask; good organizational skills necessary. Good people skills are a must! EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
A. Billick

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Project Editor Special Services

Special Services Division is seeking a dynamic individual to fill a project editor position for custom educational initiatives. Duties include developing, writing, and editing medical content for enduring materials, online projects and educational symposia in a number of specialties. Ideal applicant should be well organized, detail oriented, and able to manage multiple projects and production schedules efficiently. Travel required. Candidates should have 2 to 5 years’ editorial experience in the health care field and a degree in English/Journalism, or related field. Experience with client account management and proficiency in Indesign a plus.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
A. Gaymon

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Recruitment Advertising Sales Representative

Seeking a motivated, personable and professional individual to join our inside sales team.  Focused on healthcare professional recruiting, our fast paced environment offers a dynamic work experience interacting with a variety of medical specialties in a designated territory.   The right candidate will be possess strong written communication skills and be comfortable on the phone.  Previous sales experience is not required but a desire to work hard,  grow and learn is essential.   This position offers the ability to develop strong selling skills and relationship building.  You will learn to evaluate customer needs and objectives and build creative, customized solutions utilizing our multimedia products to help clients. Must be detailed oriented and be able to handle multiple tasks and deadlines. Excellent written, verbal, and phone skills are a must.  Strong problem solving skills are required.   The successful candidate will have the ability to quickly learn new processes and a have passion to sell.  Prior experience working in a business setting, and/or selling recruitment/classified advertising is a plus. College degree preferred; High school diploma or GED required. Earning potential is here! There is no cap on commissions!

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
M. McLaughlin

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Senior Director, Business Development

Seeking an experienced, successful Senior Director of Business Development, Oncology to assume overall responsibility for a dedicated sales territory within our oncology franchise, which includes leading information brands such as HemOnc Today and Healio.com.  We are looking for an individual experienced in selling strategic promotion, disease state education, advertising and marketing services to the pharmaceutical industry.  Individual must be a highly-motivated, enterprising professional with a consistent record of over-achievement.  The position requires a comprehensive understanding of pharmaceutical marketing and the ability to translate our brand value to senior level product management teams through strategic thinking.  Base salary, expenses and commission.  No commission “cap.”  This growing market has significant earning potential for the right person.  Requirements include a minimum of 10 or more years of proven sales success within the pharmaceutical industry and an existing, relevant network of relationships.  BS/BA Degree or equivalent years of experience.   Excellent communication, organization and time management skills plus an understanding of advanced marketing tactics are required.  Experience with competitive analysis methodologies is beneficial.  If interested send cover letter, resume and salary requirements. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
M. Graziani

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Writer - Staff Writer

Staff writer needed for a monthly publication in the Specialty Medicine group. A suitable candidate should have at least 2 years of writing and reporting experience in medical news, a degree in journalism or English or other related field, and a proven ability to multi-task. Job requires travel. Send cover letter, clips and salary requirements to S. Portnoy, Entries without a cover letter and salary requirements will not be considered. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
S. Portnoy

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Internships

SLACK Incorporated is seeking college interns (preferably juniors and seniors) for its Advertising, Marketing, Special Services, Editorial, and Internet and Information departments. Financial compensation will be provided for satisfactory completion of an internship. Some departments, particularly Editorial, may have need for more than one intern per semester.



Advertising - Seeking an individual to assist with production and administrative duties for busy advertising/sales department. Candidate should be detail oriented, computer literate and have excellent oral and written communication skills. Flexible days/hours.

Graphic Design - intern needed for continuing medical education company. Seeking assistance with layout and production of print and digital campaign materials. Candidate should have experience in graphic design and/or production in a PC environment. Must be able to work with a graphic design team in a collaborative environment. Experience with the full Creative Suite CS4 required. Web design knowledge (basic HTML/CSS) a plus.

Journals Editorial - Intern will assist with pre-production tasks such as filing, formatting manuscripts, online peer review; post- production tasks such as indexing, archiving, and preparing/reviewing Web content. There will be opportunities for light proofreading and editing. Candidate must be computer literate and comfortable working in an office environment. One day per week.

Marketing - Seeking a motivated marketing student to intern for 15-20 hours per week for a semester. The intern should have a specific interest in online marketing, data mining, and targeted advertising. Other duties may include researching new list rental opportunities and managing some direct marketing projects.

Marketing - SLACK Incorporated’s Health Care Books & Journals Division is seeking an intern with a background in Communications, Marketing, or Business to work with the staff in the Marketing Department. The responsibilities would be for the Books (www.slackbooks.com) and the Journals (www.slackinc.com/subscribe) groups at SLACK Inc. The internship would be for 10-12 hours per week. We are flexible with days of the week and the hours worked within a 9:00 am to 5:00 pm schedule. The various duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Working on our social media campaign to grow and expand our efforts for our 2 Facebook pages, as well as our 11 Twitter accounts
  • Working on the creation of multiple e-newsletter to go to various markets, including domestic & international distributors and subscription agents.
  • Working on the promotional materials created for our domestic and international distributors.
  • Assist with the routine review and updating of our 12 websites for Books & Journals.
  • Work to research, find, and establish affiliate agreements for Books and Journals with appropriate partners.
  • Assist with the creation of material for various marketing pieces, such as catalogs, flyers, and brochures.
  • Assist the staff of the Marketing Department as needed with daily activities.

Special Services - Our special projects division is seeking an intern to assist in basic research functions related to proposals and editorial projects. The appropriate candidate will be interested in general office assistance, and will have some basic writing and InDesign skills. This opening will accommodate an intern at any time of the year, and would be available for up to 8 hours per week. A candidate must be a student in English, journalism, or communications, with excellent communications skills. This team player must be multitask and detail oriented, and must be computer literate in the following applications: Microsoft Office, the Internet, and InDesign (preferred, not required). Some editorial experience is preferred.

If interested in any of the opportunities above please forward resume or letter of interest to HR-Internships, Slack Incorporated, 6900 Grove Road, Thorofare NJ 08086, fax to 856-848-6091 or email to resumes@slackinc.com. Please specify which internship you are interested in. EOE.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary Requirements to:
R. Dellolio

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