Posted to MedZilla on 11/2/2019

Syneos Health

US-NY, Medical Editor 2405818-MZ



The Medical Editor is responsible for ownership of account assignments; producing accurate, high-quality, medically accurate work, particularly when under tight deadlines; and verifying medical accuracy of information/data/claims.

Description of Duties

Become proficient in AMA style and FDA guidance
Gain experience in and knowledge of pharmaceutical advertising
Ensure all work is compliant with FDA guidance for pharmaceutical advertising
Review original and all revisions to concepts, copy, layouts, final art, and printer proofs
Edit for grammar, spelling, punctuation, structure, style, tone, etc
Data/content verification and reference check
Research/comprehend appropriate subject matter to gain understanding of medical material to enhance editing of technical content
Write, update, and distribute individual brand style guides
Serve as backup for other editors
Take initiative/expand role within agency (eg, create projects and learning opportunities)

Minimum Requirements

BA in English, journalism, communications, or equivalent experience; pharmaceutical advertising experience a plus
Scientific, medical, pharmaceutical, or technical background preferred
Minimum of 2 years of editing experience
Familiar with AMA style
Detail oriented
Strong writing skills
Ability to work independently, as well as closely with medical writers, copywriters, art directors, and account executives in a team-oriented environment
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects as determined by account activity
Flexibility to work in a fast-paced environment
Understanding of layout and design desirable

EEO Statement

inVentiv Health, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other protected status. If you require accommodation due to a disability in order to complete the application process, please contact our EEO Administrator at 781-425-4600 or by email at [click here]

Office Location

New York City


New York


New York [NY]


United States [US]



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