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Medical Editor

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Our client is looking to hire a medical editor on a long-term contract basis. Excellent career opportunities. Must have 3+ years of medical editing or related experience. Qualified candidates may apply online or email ellens@aquent.com your resume, salary/hourly rate expectations and a brief summary why you are the right candidate for this role.

Job Responsibilities:
• Edits and proofreads pharmaceutical marketing and healthcare educational materials for sense, clarity, grammar, punctuation, spelling, consistency, style, and formatting
• Ensures communications align with brand standards as well as corporate style
• Ensures projects comply with applicable industry and FDA regulations; verifies Medical/Regulatory/Legal feedback has been properly implemented
• Notates and communicates any edits and content issues in a clear and concise manner
• Takes ownership of work and oversees projects from concept to completion
• Partners with account, design, and other brand team members to deliver accurate, high-quality work
• Attends kickoff, status, and other job-related meetings
• Creates and maintains style guides for assigned clients/brands
The ideal candidate has:
• Ability to work across a broad spectrum of media types, including print, digital, convention materials, comprehensive PowerPoint presentations, journal ads, etc., targeted toward a variety of audiences, including medical professional, consumer, and corporate
• Exceptional medical editing skills, including editing, fact checking, researching, and referencing
• Excellent attention to detail, but able to look at a project, or series of projects, holistically
• Ability to review for both language (spelling, grammar, punctuation, consistency) and design
(colors, formatting, spacing, line wraps, etc.)
• Familiarity with FDA regulations regarding promotional copy of prescription drugs
• Command of AMA style

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