Editorial Assistant

Recruiter
Optimus Life Sciences
Location
Hertfordshire
Salary
£20k - £25k pa
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Editorial Assistant

Position: Full time office based

Salary: £20,000-£25,000

Location: Hertfordshire

This is a great opportunity for a Life Science graduate with medical communications or pharmaceutical industry experience to join a medical communications agency located in Hertfordshire. This role has potential to move into a writing position as you will gain core skills in editing and gain a deep understanding documents you will be working on. The Senior Medical Writer and Editorial Manager will actively ensure that your progress into a Medical Writer.

Responsibilities:
* Provide medical writing for print publications, electronic publications, multimedia presentations and website content
* Reference checking
* Data checking
* Updating material
* Proofing and copyediting
* Creating primary and secondary manuscripts
* Developing patient education materials

Attributes:
Life sciences degree (essential), with MSc or PhD
Client or KOL facing skill (essential)
1-year experience working in a Medical Communications agency or pharmaceutical industry
Proficient in all areas of Microsoft Office including PowerPoint and Excel (essential)
Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Apply today to be considered for this fantastic opportunity!