Sr. Medical Editor - Fact Checking Ninja

Location: New York, NY
We are looking for that kid who loved Where’s Waldo books as a kid and has since become an Editorial genius in finding and fact checking.
Top Must-Haves for the Sr. Editor
  • Experience in healthcare advertising or medical communications
  • 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 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, fact-check, and proofread digital and print copy.
  • Ensure adherence to client/brand guidelines.
  • Request and track permissions.
  • 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
  • Reports 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.**
For more information, please contact
Sarah Rippner | Sr. Talent Consultant
678.870.7022 x405 O | 561.262.6032 C |
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