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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Editor/Grant Writer in New York, New York

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for an Editor/ Grant Writer.

You Will:

  • 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.

You are:

  • 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.

You have:

  • Experience in substantive editing, stylistic editing, and copy-editing required. Experience in developmental and plain-language editing desirable.

  • Bachelor’s degree plus 3-5 years of grant submission/project-coordination experience or equivalent experience OR a Master’s 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.

Benefits (

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. It’s 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


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.

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Job LocationsUSA-NY-New York

Posted Date1 month ago(3/8/2021 2:04 PM)

Requisition ID2021-47098

CategoryProfessional - Hospital Administration