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Job Title:
Medical Editor
Location: Princeton/Skillman, NJ
Qualifications: Job Details
MedVal Scientific Information Services, located in Skillman, NJ develops communications and platforms that facilitate and foster information exchange among healthcare professionals, among patients and caregivers, and in some cases, among all stakeholders. MedVal is committed to the craft and discipline of professional medical writing and to disseminating scientific communications to the appropriate audience using the appropriate medium. We are seeking full-time, experienced medical editors and senior medical editors, including BELS-certified Editors, for our Skillman and Princeton, NJ offices.

Qualified applicant will have a BA or BS with at least 2 years’ experience in the field of editorial support. Strong verbal and written communication skills with good attention to detail are a must, as is the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and work in a fast-paced, team-based, deadline-oriented environment. Ideal candidates should possess knowledge of AMA style, have familiarity with medical terms and concepts, and have proven facility with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Reference Manager. In addition, BELS-certified editors are preferred.

The position(s) report directly into the Managing Editor. Our medical editors work closely with the medical writers and account managers to create high quality, scientifically accurate papers for peer-reviewed medical journals, abstracts, posters, slide presentations, websites, and other communications. Duties include but are not limited to:

• Copyediting pieces for correct grammar, syntax, sentence structure, and consistency
• Checking facts and references
• Proofreading layouts against final approved copy
• Formatting manuscripts and abstracts for submission to medical journals and scientific congresses
• Discussing changes with account managers, writers, and editorial team
• Submitting manuscripts and abstracts via online submission interfaces
• Providing editorial project management

Company Profile
A varied work day keeps job interest/satisfaction high. We offer a competitive salary, 401K, health, dental, and life insurance benefits.
Contact Information
Contact Name: Regina Spioch
152 Wall St
Princeton, NJ 08540
Phone: 609-524-2335
Fax: 609-924-7882
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