Senior Editor

23 Jun 2022
30 Jun 2022
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Editor | Digital Health Agency | Remote |Are you a curious editor who is driven to provide informative articles about issues that can change someone's life?Established as one of the leading health agencies in the UK. They address the lack of adequate education regarding treatments for the most dangerous diseases on the globe.They have been recognised as one of the top 20 places to work because as a company they understand the value of looking out for its employees. By allowing for flexibility in working environments and hours, as well as by making annual rewards and investments in one's own growth.Your Key Responsibilities:
  • Maintaining standards of language, style, and layout
  • Ensuring the quality, scientific integrity and timeliness of the agency's work is always front and centre of all projects
  • Writing and editing copy to ensure the quality of the team's editorial output
  • Consistently producing high-quality work that is in line with the client's objectives and is correctly formatted with no typographical or grammatical errors
  • Proofing and checking the accuracy of materials both internally and externally
  • Ensuring quality control processes are stuck to and understood by the whole team
  • Ability to manage and develop junior editors
  • Ability to fact check and create reference packs
  • Proactively manage workload and suggest new ways of working to improve editorial processes
  • Adhering to clients sign off processes
  • Timely completion of timesheets and expenses
Senior Editor Requirements:
  • Degree level or higher in Life Sciences
  • Ideally a minimum of 3 years of prior relevant experience in a medical communications or publishing environment
  • Excellent written English (vocabulary and grammar) and attention to detail
  • Excellent editorial and proofing skills with the ability to adapt content and style to suit different audiences
  • Good presentation skills/excellent communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Good knowledge of and adherence to healthcare compliance laws and guidelines (e.g. ABPI code of practice)
  • Adept at setting best practice working processes
  • Strong organisational and time-management capabilities
  • Good knowledge of print/production process
  • Ensure understanding and implementation of company procedures and quality standards
  • The ability to multi-task and work well under pressure
  • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel etc.
  • Competitive Salary
  • Private healthcare (you and your family)
  • Pension
  • Investment for professional development
  • Birthdays off
This Senior Editor vacancy is being handled by Langham Recruitment Ltd. Langham Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency and is registered in England and Wales (reg ).? Keywords - Microsoft Office, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel, Healthcare, Science

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