Medical Editor: Inviting Freshers

Are you inclined towards science but also have a flair for the English language? Have you been known to correct grammar for your family and friends? Do you enjoy reading at every opportunity you get? Then a career as a scientific editor may just be the right opportunity for you! CACTUS is looking for candidates with advanced medical or life-science degrees and a flair for English to join our team of world-class medical editors and work in a dynamic, fast-paced global environment.

CACTUS is proud to be ranked 1st among India’s Great Mid-Size Workplaces – 2017 in a study conducted by Great Place to Work® Institute India in association with MINT, by HT Media.

We’re also ranked 18th among the Small & Medium Workplaces in Asia – 2018 in a study conducted by Great Place to Work® Institute.

Job Description:

  • Edit different document types for global pharmaceutical clients by checking the language, grammar, technical terminology, and accuracy of data
  • Format documents based on journal/congress guidelines
  • Ensure that the document adheres to specified style guides
  • Consistently deliver a high-quality edit, exceeding client expectations every time
  • Contribute to team initiatives like knowledge sharing exercises and documentation of resources

Candidate Profile:

Interested candidates must have:

  • A Bachelor’s/Master’s/PhD degree in biomedical sciences
  • A medical (MD/MS/MBBS, BAMS, BHMS) or pharmacy (BPharm/MPharm/PharmD) educational background or a degree or diploma in clinical research will be an added advantage
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills (TOEFL/IELTS score is preferred)
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Functional knowledge of Microsoft Word and PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat
  • Demonstrated ability to work with tight timelines and a collaborative environment

Location: Mumbai, Andheri East or Work from Home Anywhere in India

New college or university graduates are welcome to apply.

 

Job location: 
Andheri (East), Mumbai or Work from Home Anywhere in India

Application process

To Apply, please click here to take a short medical editing test.

For more details, you can on +91 22 6714 8888( Ext 7171) or write to us on editor@cactusglobal.com.

At CACTUS, we believe we put our best work forward when our employees bring together ideas that are diverse in thought. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. In addition, CACTUS will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability or special need, we would like to know how we can better accommodate you.

FRAUD ALERT

All authorized CACTUS recruiters use @cactusglobal.com email addresses. Please do not entertain job offers or interview requests from anyone using other domain names. Tell me more.

  1. CACTUS recruiters will never ask for money/fees to process your job application.
  2. All job applications are processed by our in-house recruiters. We are not associated with any third parties.
  3. If you are unsure about the authenticity of any emails/communication from people claiming to represent CACTUS, please contact behappy@cactusglobal.com and we will get back to you with a confirmation.

Cactus Communications Pvt. Ltd.
A/603, Satellite Gazebo, Guru Hargovind Singh Marg,
Andheri (East), Mumbai - 400093, India
Phone: +91–22–67148888 Fax: +91–22–67148889
Career Enquiries: behappy@cactusglobal.com