Medical Editing Jobs

Medical Editing Jobs - Zenopa

A Medical Editor will work closely with Medical Writers and other editorial department team members. They will also need to ensure precise, correctly formatted and accurate written copy. It is the responsibility of the Medical Editor to take publications from an approved manuscript through to completion, for a variety of different projects.

What is involved in Medical Editing?
• The core responsibilities include:
• Edit the initial manuscripts
• Liaise with designers and clients to generate an approved design for the publication
• Proof read and check typeset pages for accuracy, layout and consistency.
• Gain extensive knowledge and experience of production processes, including four-colour publications
• Work closely with writers, typesetters and printers, visiting external partners as necessary to approve press jobs
• Manage several projects at any one time
• Commission freelance editors when necessary, and manage their work quality / quantity
• Edit electronic media and PowerPoint slides, and submit online journals
• Project completion management, costing, and new business identification

At the more senior levels in Medical Editing you will provide strategic support for the product or account. You will also work in conjunction with other internal teams to write, develop and produce new business proposals and pitches and attend client briefings when necessary. You will also be expected to mentor and train more junior Medical Writers and Medical Editors.

The next step:
If you would like to find out more about the current medical editing roles we have available within the healthcare industry, you can search for the latest jobs, register your details, send us a message or contact the team on +44 (0)1494 818 061 or email enquiries@zenopa.com.

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    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £30,000 - £38,000

    Oxford

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    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £30,000-£35,000

    Sevenoaks, Kent

    Purpose " The Senior Editor's responsibilities include carrying out a variety of quality control (QC)editing/proofing tasks to a high standard, project management, evaluation of resourcing.

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  • Senior Editorial Assistant and Editorial Assistant

    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £18,000-£21,000

    Macclesfield

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  • Medical Writer

    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £35,000

    London

    Medical Writer BioScience Division London The focus of the role will be development of a broad range of scientific/medical documents, such as publications, conference abstracts and posters.

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  • Medical and Scientific Services Team Leader

    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £50,000

    Cheshire

    Title: Medical and Scientific Services Team Leader Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire Division : Acumed Key objective: To lead the strategic editorial development and co-ordinate implementation of cli...

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  • Editor

    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £ competitive

    Kent

    Title : Medical Editor Location : SevenOaks, Kent Role : My client is looking for experienced Medical Editors to join their current healthcare team.

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  • Editorial Project Manager

    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £40,000

    Bucks

    Title: Editorial Project Manager Location: Bucks Role: From commissioning to publication, the successful candidate will initially be responsible for: • 5 publications and their associated websit...

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  • Medical Editor

    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £35,000

    Berkshire

    Title : Medical Editor Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire Role : This is a great opportunity for an experienced editor to ensure materials are produced to the highest standard, scientifically accurate.

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  • Medical and Scientific Services Team Leader

    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £38,000-£42,000

    Cheshire

    Title: Medical and Scientific Services Team Leader x 2 Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire - FT Office based Division : Gardiner Caldwell Communications Therapy areas : Oncology Reporting to : Unit M...

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  • Copy Editor

    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £35,000

    London

    Role : Copy Editor / Proof Reader Location: Central London Reports to : Editorial Project Manager Summary : Reviewing and editing of copy and layout materials in a timely manner while ensuring that...

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  • Editorial Co-Ordinator

    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £18,000-£20,000

    Cheshire

    Title : Editorial Coordinator Location : Tarporley, Cheshire Reports to : Publishing Manager Role : The role is 50% technical editor and 50% journal publishing assistant so we would need someone wh...

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  • Editorial Assistant

    * Zenopa Salary Guide
    £22,000-£26,000

    Bucks

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