Copywriter (Medical/Pharma, FT - Agency)

Job title: Copywriter (Medical/Pharma, FT - Agency)
Contract type: Full-time
Location: Chicago
Discipline: Creative
Remote: Yes
Reference: 423299
Contact name: Jakob Ursitti-Clapp
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Our client, a well-known agency located in Chicago, is looking to bring on a Fulltime Medical/Pharma Copy Editor/Proofreader to their growing team, starting immediately. This candidate can be completely remote!

Title: Copy Editor (Medical/Pharma)
Location: REMOTE
Salary: $80k-$85k
Type: Full-Time, Direct Hire, Permanent 

Medical Copy Editor Responsibilities:

  • A medical editor (or scientific editor) revises scientific language for usage, flow, and clarity.
  • They reduce awkward phrasing, biased language, and jargon that is inappropriate for the audience.
  • The editor ensures that facts, data, and scientific units have been used consistently - Editing and fact-checking content is always huge role.
  • Correct grammar, spelling and punctuation errors.
  • Help companies develop style guides to govern how content is created.
  • Arrange page layouts to include written content as well as elements like photos and ads.
  • Could meet with clients to help define content needs and create a content calendar.
  • Make sure that they fact check statements, correct typos and grammatical errors and mark unnecessary or confusing passages for the Writer to revise later on. 

Medical Copywriter Qualifications:

  • Intimate knowledge and expertise in the Modern Language Association (MLA) guide.
  • Experience Copy Editing, specifically within the medical and pharmaceutical fields.
  • Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office, and Google Docs 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Project/issue tracking system (Jira) 
  • Agency experience is a plus.

If you are interested in and qualified for this role, please forward tour resume and portfolio today!

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