Freelance Medical Proofreader
A central London based award-winning healthcare advertising and branding agency is looking for a Medical Proofreader on a freelance contract. This is a busy, new-business winning agency that believes that its staff are their most prized asset, and here you'll be working with some sought-after clients, within some highly innovative healthcare products.
Due to the large volume of work passing through the agency, they are looking for a Medical Proofreader to assist writing team with their quality control and submission processes. Your main responsibility will be to support the work of the Writing and Account Management teams by maintaining a sound knowledge of each of their brands in terms of brand style and key messages. A key role will be to proofread copy documents ensuring they are consistent with other core materials of the same brand, aligned with the brand identity, grammatically accurate and ABPI (or other relevant code) compliant. Other roles will include document upload and retrieval from, primarily, Zinc, but also Atlas and Veeva platforms.
You will need to be educated to at least degree level in life sciences, medicine, pharmacy or a related discipline; have excellent written English (vocabulary and grammar), with keen attention to detail; at least 1 year’s proofreading/editing experience, ideally within a medical communications agency or the pharmaceutical industry; experience with MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel and good interpersonal and awareness skills.
This is an immediate requirement so please get in touch ASAP.