Editor

 

KLAS is looking to hire an outstanding editor to refine research-collected commentary for publication. Editors confirm that the verbal comments collected during research interviews are quality checked and ready to be published externally by ensuring the comments are grammatically correct, consistent with internal guidelines, and true to the speaker’s voice. The editor edits information focusing on the healthcare information technology industry and performs other duties related to editing and data processing.

Responsibilities:

  • Copyedit survey commentary while maintaining sufficient accuracy and efficiency metrics
  • Ensure that comments follow company style and adhere to internal guidelines
  • Participate in editing team meetings and trainings

Qualifications:

  • Editing major, minor, or formal certification is required
  • Extensive knowledge of copyediting rules
  • Strong familiarity with The Chicago Manual of Style
  • Ability to complete tasks on time and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Strong communication skills—ability to accept and give feedback
  • Natural curiosity and willingness to ask questions
  • Ability and desire to rapidly learn new and broad-reaching healthcare and technology-related concepts
  • Detail oriented and hardworking
  • Enthusiastic and open-minded in the face of change
  • Leadership skills and willingness to grow into other positions at KLAS (report writer, manager) strongly preferred

This position starts at $15/hour with a raise to $16/hour after accuracy and efficiency metrics are met. This position is eligible for full benefits, including health, dental, vision, life, 401K matching, a wellness program, and more!

Résumés should be accompanied by a cover letter.  Please also review our Character Hiring First document: https://klasresearch.com/resources/blogs/2017/01/27/hiring-character-firstKLAS is an equal opportunity employer. Local candidates only.