Copy Editor

Do you have a sharp eye for spotting grammatical and punctuation errors? Are you a quick study when it comes to learning the nuances of preferred client style and tone? Are you interested in applying your top notch editing and proofing skills to support life science companies dedicated to improving global wellness? If this sounds like you, the SCORR Marketing Copy Editor position could be your ideal role. Join our team of health science marketing experts in creating “WOW” solutions for clients by polishing web copy, white papers, video scripts, slide decks, and more to perfection. We’d love to hear from you!

Job Responsibilities

  • Edit written content and provide feedback to writers to achieve client-ready, on-strategy content
  • Copy edit marketing materials
  • Develop an intimate understanding of our clients, including their product/service features and benefits
  • Utilize and maintain (in coordination with proofreader) client style guidelines
  • Use and maintain SCORR templates; follow SCORR processes
  • Remain current on AP Style, grammatical trends, and client styles
  • Take ownership of your work; proofread copy and check for accuracy
  • Take on “special projects” as tasked

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, advertising, communications/PR, journalism, marketing, or related field
  • At least 4 years of prior copy editing experience
  • Familiarity with AP Style
  • Pick up on technical and scientific terms quickly; research and learn new industry, company, product, and/or technical knowledge developments of clients’ business
  • Prior experience in the health science space, copy editing marketing materials, or working for a marketing/PR agency are all helpful, but not required

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, quality, and results focused environment
  • Capable to simultaneously focus on big picture, details, and driving results
  • Have a firm grasp on delivering effective content for target audiences
  • Have excellent organizational and time management skills

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