Enter the fast-paced world of nonprofit medical societies at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand in Chicago’s West Loop. We have an immediate opening for a publications/communications coordinator. You will work in an innovative, team environment, supporting specialized surgeons by producing, curating, and promoting educational products and programs. Exceptional attention to detail, superior organizational and editorial skills, excellence in written and oral communication, an ability to learn new technologies quickly, a deep desire to earn the trust of internal and external team members, and Bachelor’s Degree required (no exceptions). Two years of communication or publishing experience preferred. Demonstrated project management competence coupled with motivation and the ability to learn quickly will be considered.
Supportive, collaborative staff culture, technologically advanced organization, innovative office environment, competitive benefits, and flexible work hours. Send cover letter and resume to email@example.com. No calls please.
Bachelor’s Degree (no exceptions)
Minimum of two years publishing or project management experience
Excellent organizational skills
Excellent writing and editing skills
Ability to plan, schedule, and work independently and in teams
Knowledge of Office, Adobe, and database experience
Excellent communications skills (oral and written)
Experience in nonprofit professional organizations
Experience in publishing (manuscript management, editorial coordination)
Experience in production management (e.g., copyediting, typesetting, page proofs, printing, etc.)
Experience in vendor management
Experience in copy writing
Ability to deal professionally with surgeons and surgeons’ offices
About American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Located in Chicago's West Loop, the headquarters office employs 22 passionate individuals. Excellent working conditions, great office culture with emphasis on community and organizational learning, competitive benefits, casual environment and flexible work hours. An inclusive work environment, and a very smart, energetic staff make this a great place to work.