Medical Editor

Medical Editor Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Medical Editor to join our team.


  • Editing a range of materials to agreed style/specification, and checking content for accuracy, consistency and grammar;
  • Management of abstract and manuscript submissions;
  • Seeking permissions and giving advice on copyright;
  • Online submissions of manuscripts and abstracts;
  • Liaison with designers regarding layouts and design work; management of the print/production process;
  • Maintaining quality of outputs for your aligned accounts and mentoring/training less experienced team members when required.


  • Excellent eye for detail;
  • Life Science Degree;
  • The ability to provide constructive and clear feedback to writers;
  • Strong written and verbal communication;
  • Intellectual curiosity : you will have a strong academic record and a degree in life sciences or English language;
  • Accountability and responsibility : you will take responsibility for your workload and deadlines;
  • An innate attention for detail : you will be passionate about the technical accuracy of your work.