WebMD LLC Senior Medical Editor in New York, New York

Senior Medical Editor
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Job ID 2017-13005Job Location NY-New York
Posted Date 6/9/2017Category Editorial

Medscape, a division of WebMD, develops and hosts physician portals and related mobile applications that make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status

  • Edit, copyedit, and proofread various Web-based promotional materials (banners, rich media, e-mails, web pages, learning modules, etc) targeting physicians and other healthcare professionals to ensure accuracy and consistency of style, copy, graphics, and audio/video best practices
  • Strict attention to detail (checking for grammar, spelling, punctuation, and adherence to pharma brand style/editorial guidelines)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and under tight deadlines
  • Interact effectively across departments to ensure accurate and on-schedule projects
  • Working independently and prioritizing workload
  • 5+ years of editorial experience in a medical communications agency, pharmaceutical company, or pharmaceutical advertising agency, preferably Web-based
  • Knowledge of AMA style and scientific/medical terminology
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills
  • Electronic editing (Adobe Acrobat & MS Word) skills are preferred
  • BA in English, Journalism, Communications, or some Medicine/Health-related field is preferred

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities