Experienced Editor

Job Overview

A career at Envision Pharma Group may be just what you’re looking for!

About Envision Pharma Group

We are a global leader in medical communications, with an international portfolio of pharmaceutical and biotechnology company clients, whom we support from our offices in the UK, US, and the Asia Pacific region. We have an enviable reputation in our field and a heritage founded on continual innovation and leadership in best practice.

Inspired by the growing demand for evidence-based solutions, we develop long-term evidence-generation plans inclusive of scientific publication planning, health economics, outcomes research, and statistical support to meet the evolving requirements for proof-of-value for our clients’ products.

 

Senior Editor at Envision Pharma Group

This is a full-time, office-based, senior-level role within Envision Pharma Group’s Editorial department. The position involves the editing, styling, and formatting of a diverse range of medical communication outputs, with 5-7 years of editing experience in a similar environment required.

 

Main Duties

Fulfilment of Editor responsibilities, plus:

  • Substantively edit a variety of deliverables, including abstracts, posters, slide decks, and manuscripts

  • Oversee all editorial responsibilities for designated product account(s)

  • Line manage and/or mentor editors in the art of the trade.

 

Key Attributes/Competencies

  • BA in English or related communications discipline with an affinity for the life sciences.

  • Medical/pharmaceutical agency environment experience a plus, as is BELS, AMWA, EMWA, or ISMPP association.

  • Proven understanding of technical editing principles and familiarity with AMA Manual of Style. 10th Edition, with at least 5 years of experience in a similar role.

  • Must have thorough understanding of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and of EndNote and InCyte. GraphPad Prism and Datavision® experience are a bonus.

  • Demonstrated ability to meet very short deadlines and to multi-task in a fast-paced work environment; to be a dynamic, proactive team-player who can communicate effectively with other team members at all organizational levels.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to provide commentary/support for suggested editorial changes.

 

What Is It Like Working for Envision Pharma Group?

Training and mentoring will be available according to your previous experience. Development goals and milestones will be agreed with you, so that you can monitor your own progress and measure your success.

We are a dynamic and rewarding company to work for, offering excellent benefits and a friendly, supportive, and vibrant work environment.
 

Interested?

Send your resume and cover letter explaining why you believe you can contribute to our continued success to: opportunities-US@envisionpharmagroup.com or, alternatively, visit www.envisionpharmagroup.com to find out more.
Posted 11th July, 2017.

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