Medical Editor

New York City, New York | Permanent | Job ID #63568 |
Posted Last Month

Our client, a leading digital agency in the healthcare space, is looking to add a MedicalEditor to their team. The agency is completely remote. This is a permanent position looking to start right away.

What you will be doing:

  • Develop knowledge and understanding of the brand and strategy for each of the products assigned.
  • Work independently with supervision while collaborating and communicating with team members to keep them up to date on any significant timing, fact-checking, or editorial issues.
  • Collaborate with supervisor on any account information including workload, timing, and other issues.
  • Edit and fact-check copy according to Client, Brand, and AMA style.
  • Build working relationships with the copy team to establish best practices.
  • Maintain, share and update the editorial style guide and master citation list with copy and account teams.
  • Attend account status and kick-off meetings to represent editorial interests.
  • Support other editors when they have a heavy workload and participate in a rotating departmental nightly and weekend schedule.

About you:

  • College degree in English, Communications, or Journalism.
  • 1-3 years of editing experience in a pharmaceutical ad agency or a medical publishing house.
  • Extensive knowledge and editing skills of AMA style.
  • Knowledge of and an interest in the healthcare industry.
  • Must be detailed oriented and organized.
  • Excellent grammar
  • Proficient in Adobe Acrobat and MS Office

Does this sound like you? Apply today!

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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