Editorial Assistant

Job Title: Editorial Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 72542-PHARM-REM_1537894734
Contact Name: Rachel Musk
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 25, 2018 17:58

Job Description

Editorial Assistant
Competitive salary

We are currently working with a global group who deliver communications and non-promotional medical education. They are looking for an editorial assistant to join their team in Kent.

Main tasks and responsibilities
*Proofing/QCing/copy editing drafts written by the medical writers to ensure clarity of meaning, accuracy of content, correct spelling and use of grammar.
*Checking redrawn scientific/technical/medical figures/graphs/tables
*To undertake the submission process for journals and congresses
*Providing support to the writing team by performing activities under supervision such as; preparing marked-up reference packages
*Redrawing figures/tables in PPT
*Creating slide templates
*To support writers in their liaison with studio including; checking artwork copy vs original

Experience and qualification required
*A proven aptitude for QC/proofing/editing
*A good knowledge of MS Word and PPT
*Knowledge of PDF marking up tools e.g. Adobe Acrobat Pro
*Previous editorial experience in a medical communications agency or in a relevant field-e.g. publishing, writing

If you believe that you are suitable for this role, then please apply! Or contact me on 01737236748 or email me at for more opportunities

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