Senior Medical Editor

San Francisco, California, United States expand job description ↓


We are in search of a talented Senior Editor to join our growing team.

Responsibilities as Editor of Record:
  • Meticulous copyediting and proofreading
  • Fact-checking references for all materials
  • Bringing promotional copy into compliance with FDA regulations
  • Ensuring all pieces conform to the Client’s specific style guidelines
  • Maintaining and distributing Client- /product-specific guidelines among staff editors
  • Ensuring content is accurate and referenced appropriately
  • Serving as the Client’s contact authority for all editorial issues
  • Interacting with agency team members re brand tactics
  • Attendance at all daily, status, kick-off, and any other team meetings requiring editorial perspective/input for the brand
  • Maintaining source and reference files
  • Pursuing and documenting grants of permission re published materials for Client tactics

Please apply with your resume and cover letter, including salary requirements


  • 5/+ years’ experience in medical editing within a pharmaceutical agency or Client setting
  • Experience in product launch—US and global
  • Stickler for accuracy and perfectionism—relentless attention to detail
  • Familiarity with FDA regulations re promotional copy of prescription drugs
  • Well-versed in the American Medical Association Manual of Style
  • Fluency in review of digital/interactive/tablet PC tactics as well as print
  • Strong research skills
  • A bachelor’s degree, preferably in the sciences, pre-med
  • Benefits

    Competitive Salary and Benefits Package

    A leading, full-service advertising agency specializing in health care and biotech. Expanding and inventing new approaches to digital professional and consumer marketing and you can be a part of it. Through the San Francisco office, the Agency provides local support to West Coast clients, delivering the highest standards of strategic/creative/digital service. Our clients love us not only for the quality of our strategic thinking and creative product, but also because we value human relationships and mutual respect. We are smart, talented, kind, and respectful. Join us.

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