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Job# 31408 BH# 367518
Contact# 5369382

Medical Editor | Part-time, Ongoing, Remote | $30/hr

Position: Medical Editor 
Location: Offsite, Remote
Status: Freelance 
Estimated Duration: 3 months, ongoing 
Starts: ASAP, Reviewing Resumes Immediately 
Rate: $30/hr

Our agency client that services pharmaceutical and bio tech companies is seeking a Medical Editor on a longer term freelance basis. 

In this role you will edit, format and proofread a range of deliverables including PowerPoint presentations, sales training modules, brochures and the like in a paperless environment. 

The bulk of the work will be PowerPoint presentations for advisory board meetings and speaker trainings that range from 50-100 slides with hundreds of annotations. 

The Medical Editor will also need to fact-check a high volume of content against primary sources (scientific journals, medical textbooks, etc). 

Other responsibilities could include but may not be limited to: 

- Ensuring all content aligns with the client's medical, legal and regulatory requirements 

- Ensuring all content aligns with the AMA Manual of Style (10th edition) 

- Creating and maintaining style guides and developing other educational tools for the team 

- Tagging and linking documents in a proprietary electronic system 

- Obtaining permissions and ordering references 

To be considered for this position please have: 

- No less than 3 years of copyediting/proofreading experience in the pharma or medical industry (agency or in-house) 

- The ability to understand and digest highly technical and scientific information 

- Expert level understanding of AMA Manual of Style (10th edition) 

- Expert level skills in PowerPoint, Word and Adobe Acrobat (comment and markup tools) 

- A familiarity with general scientific concepts and the ability to grasp more complex scientific applications 

- A high level of proficiency with internet searches (PubMed) 

- Excellent written and verbal skills with the ability to deliver on-time with no errors 

An editing test will be required as part of interview process
If you are qualified for this opportunity please forward your resume today!