Medical Editor/Sr. Editor Medical - Precision like a Grand Piano

Location: New York, NY
We are looking for a ridiculously accurate Editor/Sr. Editor to work side by side with leadership and be recognized for their commitment and impact in the agency.  
Top Must-Haves for the Editor/Sr. Editor
  • Experience in healthcare advertising or medical communications
  • Minimum of 1 year of medical editing and/or proofreading experience
  • Working knowledge of AMA style, a strong attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and stay focused on one project until completion
  • Working knowledge of PubMed and ability to complete research and gather information online is preferred
Day-to-Day Activities for the Editor/Sr. Editor
  • Review materials, both hard copy and electronic (including manuscripts, slide decks, ancillary meeting materials, Web site copy, etc.), to ensure that quality standards are met throughout various stages of production
  • Edit/proofread for grammar, spelling, sentence/paragraph structure, consistency, formatting, and adherence to style
  • Check accuracy and review styling of references
  • Assist with fact checking
  • Help to develop and maintain editorial server, including keeping style sheets updated, as well as potentially assist with various administrative tasks such as references and permissions
  • Work directly with senior editorial staff to take on editorial support as directed, and develop a working knowledge of various programs, clients, and therapeutic areas
  • Report to VP, Editorial
Key Information about the Medical Communication Client
  • This is a small agency where leadership are heavily involved and fast track those that have a desire to grow and go beyond expectations
  • Committed to creating a work environment that encourages its employees to achieve excellence in everything they do
  • Challenging the status quo and being creative is how they think and how they implement and show respect for each person and their contributions

Competitive Base Salary Commensurate with Experience
**Candidates must have MEDICAL COMMUNICATIONS AGENCY or PHARMA ADVERTISING experience to be considered for this role. Client-side candidates will not be considered at this time.
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