Job Title: Editor
Date Posted: 12-27-2006
Job Location: Ohio-Cleveland
Job Type: Full Time
Education Level: Bachelors Degree
Work Experience: 2+ to 5 Years
Job Shift: First Shift
Yearly Salary:DOE (Depend on Experience)
Company Name: ProEd COMMUNICATIONS, INC
Company Website: www.proedcom.com
Contact Information: ProEd COMMUNICATIONS   ProEd COMMUNICATIONS (jobs@proedcom.com)
Job Description:
ProEd COMMUNICATIONS, INC.® a full service, scientific and medical communications organization
dedicated to meeting the special needs of the health care and pharmaceutical industry by
integrating and delivering comprehensive scientific, clinical, and educational services is
seeking an Editor for our Beachwood, Ohio office. 

Responsibilities of the Editorial position will include but are not limited to 
copy editing (grammar, spelling, mechanics, usage, punctuation), style editing (adherence to
journal submission guidelines, AMA Manual of Style, CBE Scientific Style and Format, APA
Publication Manual, etc.), data verification (fact checking versus source material, verifying
basic mathematical calculations, etc.), proofreading (copy mark-up, page layouts,
bluelines/galley proofs), and word processing/data entry. Must be familiar with standard
editor’s/proofreader’s mark-up symbols, have a keen eye for detail, a facility with the
English language, a familiarity with medical terminology, and employ good word processing
skills. Additional responsibilities may include copy writing. 

Competencies, Skills and Education

Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in English, in journalism, or in science (with proficiency in
English)

Minimum of 3 years’ prior professional editing experience, preferably in the
scientific,medical or, pharmaceutical field

Excellent editorial, communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills

Must be proficient with Microsoft Windows platform and MS Office Suite (familiarity with
MEDLINE/PubMed a plus) 

Enrollment in Core Curriculum or Advanced Curriculum program of the American Medical Writers
Association or comparable professional program preferred

Candidates will complete editorial exercises

Please submit cover letter and resume in a WORD document format.

ProEd is an Equal Opportunity Employer
 

Email: jobs@proedcom.com
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