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Medical Editor – Medical Education and Scientific Training Agency – Fully remote, Manchester or London, Hybrid - £competitive salary

This Medical Editor position is with a fantastic team of talented, enthusiastic and supportive people who produce award-winning creative and scientific communications for internal engagement, healthcare professionals and patient engagement programmes.

The Company

An agency who apply behavioural science principals to their work to inspire positive lasting change with their audiences.

  • Partner with EU pharmaceutical clients to produce award-winning creative and scientific communications.
  • Highly collaborative environment with expert talent from across the globe
  • Projects include virtual and live events, exhibitions, digital platforms and applications, film and print.
  • Opportunity to work cross functionally with scientific, creative, events and digital teams across the group.
  • Comprehensive onboarding and training with an encouraging and enthusiastic team.

The Role

A Medical Editor with a passion for outstanding quality and editorial excellence, keen to support the teams to create content that engages and educates diverse audiences.

  • Copy editing, proof reading, fact and quality checks, and compliance of all deliverables to ensure the highest editorial and medical standards are met.
  • Collaborate with creative and medical writing teams to provide input and ensure accuracy and integrity of medical illustrations and figures.
  • Manage tasks across multiple accounts, products and therapy areas.


To excel in this Medical Editor role you will have a passion for quality and be a self-confessed perfectionist!

  • Around 2 years’ experience of copy editing with a medical or scientific focus.
  • Understand and have confidence in applying pharmaceutical compliance regulations, particularly the ABPI Code of Conduct
  • Outstanding attention to detail, able to follow a style guide and spot errors, inconsistencies and inaccuracies
  • Ability to patiently manage multiple changing projects, tasks, priorities and deadlines
  • High level of self-motivation, ability to work with tight timelines and under pressure
  • Open to new/innovative ideas, proactive and highly collaborative team player, a positive problem

What should you do next?

This Medical Editor position is expected to be popular; it encompasses the opportunity to join an amazing team and contribute to the production and delivery of outstanding work. To discuss further, please submit your current CV.

Unless otherwise stated, if applying for a job within the UK or European Union, you must ensure that you are authorized to work there.

Carrot Recruitment Ltd acts as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency on behalf of our client in recruitment for this role.

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Job Consultant

Louise Lavelle

Medical Communication and Medical Education

Associate Director

01625 541037

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