Assistant Editor - Medical and Pharmaceutical Sector

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Assistant Editor - Medical and Pharmaceutical Sector

Job Location: Buckinghamshire (Commutable from Buckingham, Amersham, Chesham, Watford, Berkhamsted, High Wycombe, Aylesbury etc.)
Job Salary: Competitive, DOE
Job Sectors: Science / Copy Editing / Scientific Editor / Assistant Editor Jobs / Medical Editor Job / Medical Communications Jobs

An expanding Medical Education and Communications company is looking for Editors in the Biomedical or Pharmaceutical science sector to join their company in Buckinghamshire. The company offers a great salary and benefits package.

Job Duties:

  • Overseeing the development, production and accuracy of all projects
  • Communicate effectively with professional bodies to ensure work is accurate before publication
  • Subediting copy, checking for facts, style, flow etc, even rewriting and restructuring if needed and formatting the document to match the in-house style
  • Developing content for monthly emails
  • Write news articles

Job Requirements:

  • A 2:1 or above in a Biomedical or Pharmaceutical degree, or a Masters or PhD in Life Science
  • 2+ years' experience in Medical Communications or Publications is highly desirable, but not essential
  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry and ABPI Code of Practise is advantageous
  • InDesign and Webvision skills would be desirable, but not essential