Our client is a thriving medical education agency based in Buckinghamshire. Continued growth and success requires them to seek an experienced medical editor to join their friendly team.
Your role will be to provide impeccable editing and proof-reading services to the team over a range of medical education materials in both digital and print formats including slides, speaker briefs, and materials to promote meetings. In addition to this, you will mentor Editorial Assistants, providing support and leadership as well as acting as a second line of quality control.
In return you can expect an excellent recently updated benefits package including, pension package, private healthcare (extended to family), holiday flexibility and much more.
Undertakes editing of projects to the highest standard, with limited supervision
Is proficient with PowerPoint to edit slides including formatting text, figures, graphs and animations
Proof-reads and edits the full range of project types
Is aware of the editorial style required and is able to make documents adhere consistently to the required style
Highlights areas where there is a need for greater clarity, so that any queries are clear to the writer and the client/author
Has a strong eye for detail and ensures consistency within and between relevant documents
Well versed in referencing scientific materials
Liaises with clients or authors as required to progress activities
Participates actively in development of the editorial team, supporting the implementation of processes and standards of work across account teams
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Life Science degree ideally along with a higher degree
Previous experience of working as an editor in a medical communications agency or a scientific publishing environment
Excellent copy editing and proof reading skills
Experienced in marking-up using Word, Adobe and PowerPoint
Experience of editing for scientific integrity as well as flow, syntax, grammar and spelling
Attention to detail
Computer savvy – Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Veeva / Zinc
This is a great opportunity to join a fantastic team of individuals enjoying what they do and doing it well! Please call Dario on 01932 797 993.