Company: Crain Communications
Location: New York
Posted on: October 19, 2019
Precision Oncology News is looking for a full-time biopharma
reporter to join our New York City office. We are seeking someone
who can quickly get up to speed in covering this rapidly evolving
field and start writing in-depth, value-added content.
Your primary responsibility will be writing feature articles and
some daily news briefs on scientific and business news related to
the precision oncology market. The topics you cover will include
drug trials, development and marketing of precision oncology drugs
and diagnostics, and regulatory and reimbursement issues, among
You will be expected to develop sources among industry players,
oncologists, and academic researchers involved in the field. You
also will be required to attend a handful of conferences and/or
trade shows each year.
This is a full-time position located in our downtown Manhattan
* A minimum of three years of reporting experience for credible,
respected news organizations, may include internships or student
run news experience.
* Bachelors degree in related field.
* You must be able to work under tight and constant deadlines.
* Must be able to work quickly and accurately on real-time content,
report and write insightful analysis.
* Background of developing sources.
* Must be able to work in downtown New York office; no relocation
* Ability to travel to conferences and/or trade shows.
* Digital portfolio of recent and relevant published work.
* The preferred candidate will have at least two years of
experience covering biopharma and be comfortable writing about the
confluence of science, technology, and business.
* Familiarity with personalized medicine, genomics, molecular
research tools and diagnostics is a plus.
* Prior experience covering oncology-focused medical conferences,
such as the annual meetings of the American Society of Clinical
Oncology and the American Association for Cancer Research, is a
Precision Oncology News is published by GenomeWeb
(www.genomeweb.com), the largest and best-known independent
provider of free and premium news for the genomic tools and
molecular diagnostics markets.
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