Graduate Scientific Editor - Cambridge

Graduate Scientific Editor - Cambridge

Job Title: Graduate Scientific Editor - Cambridge
Location: Cambridge
Salary: Competitive
Contact Name: Jodie Murray
Job Published: September 11, 2018 10:04

Job Description

We are currently working with an expanding and innovative Medical Communications agency in Cambridgeshire, who are looking to grow their team with exceptional scientific talent.
Our client provides high quality communication material to the healthcare industry in the form of manuscripts, slide kits, training programmes and dossiers etc.
This job is suitable for talented life science graduates, who have a love proof reading and spotting mistakes, and maybe were always the 'go to' person to check other peoples' work. The right candidate will be looking to join a close-knit family feel company, who pride themselves on delivering excellence always.

Job Duties:
Copy-editing drafts
Quality control checks for staff members on scientific literature
Proofreading, checking for grammar, spelling mistakes, flow, sense etc.
Applying feedback from client's
Creative input on a range of materials
Working closely with Account Managers, Editors, Project Managers and other clients

Job Requirements:

A 2:1 or above in a Life Science or Pharmaceutical degree background
Master's and PhD graduates also welcome
Strong proofreading skills, a keen eye for detail and a passion for scientific communications
Exceptional command of the English language, both written and oral
Evidence of writing either from university projects or theses, blogs, university newsletters etc.