• Medical Copy Editor

    Job ID
    2018-11885
    Location
    US-NY-New York
    Category
    Editorial
    Company
    Entree Health
  • Overview

    EHNY
     
    Medical Copy Editor
     
    Entrée Health / New York
     
    Entrée Health’s mission is simple: to be an active voice for access to healthcare.
     
    The Medical Copy Editor will maintain editorial quality control of agency deliverables during all stages of production. The candidate must be a proactive, motivated, and resourceful individual with excellent editorial skills and a dedication to helping to establish thorough editorial processes.
     

    Responsibilities:

    • Lead copy editor on multiple brands and assist other editors when needed
    • Copy edit, fact-check, and proofread a variety of promotional and educational materials for the managed care market from manuscript through print or digital production
    • Work closely with Account Services, Copywriters, Art Directors, and other team members to ensure that print and digital materials are of the highest quality in terms of accuracy, utility, clarity, readability, and appeal
    • Work with Project Coordinators on timing of quality control of projects, including copyediting, styling, fact-checking, proofreading
    • Work closely with writers on content and referencing
    • Work closely with account team on content and scheduling
    • Help copywriters and account team with research and article retrieval
    • Create and maintain brand style guides

     

    Qualifications and Experience:

    • Articulate oral and written communication skills essential
    • Curiosity/interest in medical topics essential
    • Organization and attention to detail essential
    • Excellent English/grammar skills essential
    • Ability to work in a team-based environment essential

     

    Key Qualities-Copy Editor:

    • Desire to contribute to our mission that people deserve access to the healthcare they need
    • Voracious reader
    • Ability to understand and clarify complex medical ideas
    • Insatiable curiosity
    • An eye for good storytelling
    • A focus on the idea rather than just the execution
    • Creative problem solver

     

    Key Qualities-Fact Checker/Researcher:

    • RightFind or other information management competencies, PubMed and other clinical databases
    • Curiosity and the ability to find acceptable references to document claims
    • Ability to understand medical journal articles

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