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Marketing content intern (Lenexa, Kansas)

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 10:47 -- Steven J Rottinghaus
Type: 
Part time
Opportunity: 
Internship
Details: 

Are you looking for a paid summer internship that will give you valuable hands-on experience in a corporate marketing environment? Mediware has an intern position that will enable you to expand your content development and copy editing skills AND gain experience in the medical software industry. This position is suited for someone who has copywriting and editing experience.

Mediware Information Systems Inc. is a Top 100 Healthcare Software company. We design and build products that impact peoples lives. We have 600+ employees across the US, UK and Netherlands. Mediware's portfolio of solutions currently includes long-term services and supports, behavioral health, blood and transfusion management, cellular therapy, home care, medication management, and rehabilitation and respiratory therapy.

Description: Mediware Information Systems Inc. is looking for an intern with experience/skill/knowledge in:
• Copy editing
• Proofreading
• Fact checking
• Content development
• Professional style guides (Chicago Manual and/or AP)

Responsibilities
• Thoroughly edit copy for readability
• Meticulously proofread copy for spelling, punctuation and grammatical errors
• Carefully check facts and references to ensure that text is accurate
• Consistently ensure the copy adheres to Mediware's corporate style and branding guides
• Periodically assist with transcription and other functions as needed
• Copy writing as needed

Requirements
We are seeking interns who can handle a fast-paced learning and work environment and can work with members of a team. We are also looking for:
• Thorough knowledge of English grammar and punctuation
• In-depth knowledge of Chicago Manual of Style and/or AP Style
• The ability to persistently and thoroughly dig through information and data to check accuracy of content
• A desire to hone and improve writing and content development skills

Majors
We are looking for students majoring in:
Journalism
Communications

Students can apply by visiting our careers page https://mediware.igreentree.com/CSS_Mobile/CSSPage_Welcome.asp, clicking "Intern Positions," and then completing the application

Contact: Stacey Miller, Human Resources, stacey.miller@mediware.com
Intern mentor: Shelley Urban, Content Specialist, shelley.urban@mediware.com