Remote Medical Editor and Proofreader in Newtown

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Pennsylvania

Compensation: Salary

Staff Reviewed: Fri, May 03, 2019

Job Category: Editing, Healthcare

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Possible Travel

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Staffing Agency

Career Level: Experienced

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A staffing company needs applicants for an opening for a Remote Medical Editor and Proofreader in Newtown.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Edit, format, and proofread scientific content
  • Fact-check a high volume of content and annotations against primary sources
  • Create and maintain style guides and develop other educational tools

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • 4+ years' editorial experience
  • 3 years in the pharmaceutical / medical communications industry
  • High level of proficiency in using Microsoft Word and PowerPoint applications
  • Intimate knowledge of the latest edition of the AMA Manual of Style
  • Familiarity with general scientific concepts
  • Ability to adhere to various client-specific style guides