As a Medical Editor, you will be responsible for copy-editing, proofreading, formatting, and offering suggestions for improving the language of scientific abstracts, manuscripts, slide decks, posters, and other client deliverables as well as any other projects as requested from the senior editor or other staff members. Reporting to the Managing Editor, you will help manage the department, overseeing and delegating to a growing team of editors and pool of freelancers.

Qualifications Include:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in English, journalism, or a science-related field
  • 2–3 years of experience in a full-time medical editing position
  • Strong grasp of grammar, punctuation, and spelling
  • Meticulous eye for detail, both in language and visual presentation of projects
  • Understanding of AMA style
  • Outstanding organizational skills and ability to prioritize assignments and meet deadlines
  • Team or project management experience
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Team player with a detail-oriented work ethic

Work Conditions:

  • Full-time
  • Currently remote; in-office position with some work-from-home flexibility is preferred, but full-time remote work will be considered

ADA: The employer will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

OSH ACT: A computer programmer is not to handle any human body fluids, biological agents, laboratory chemicals or be exposed to hazardous materials such as noise, asbestos, or carcinogens.

FLSA: Exempt

This job description will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity.  Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification. Please fill out the form on this page or email if interested.

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