Copy Editor/Proofreader

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Pharmaceutical data analytics company based in New York City is looking for a medical copy editor. Their web-based application provides powerful analytics, charting, and visualization to our clients in the Market Access and Health Economic and Outcomes Research spaces. They continually update our system with latest information on new drugs, approvals, and reimbursement decisions worldwide. Currently with a product already covering all aspects of drug reimbursement, they are rapidly expanding into the regulatory space and leading the charge to a truly data-driven drug development process.

Job Description
The proofreader/copyeditor will review complex materials with scrupulous attention to detail. The ideal candidate will be responsible for proofreading existing materials for copy clarity and readability, spelling, grammar, and capitalization, as well as for maintaining consistent. The proofreader/copyeditor will ensure compliance with the Chicago Manual of Style and in-house guidelines as well as overall consistency and clarity.
Experience and Requirements
• Four-year degree in in English/Writing/Communications
• Minimum of 3 years of professional copyediting and 5 years of proofreading experience, preferably in the pharmaceutical field
• Thorough knowledge of the English language, including grammar, spelling, and punctuation rules
• Excellent written communication skills
• Ability to apply relevant standards across a wide variety of publications
• Knowledge of and experience with the Chicago Manual of Style and medical/pharmaceutical terminology
• Must have meticulous work ethic and eye for detail
• Proficient using iOS systems
• Must by a quick-study and have the ability to pick up a project midstream and run with it