|Publication or Company
||The following are functions that are expected of any medical editor working at Tricore:
1) Basic Medical Editing Functions
Edit course content to improve the learner experience.
Reference check material; work knowledgeably with Reference Manager.
Edit eLearning courses and medical education programs ensuring the adherence to guidelines and standards such as: style, layout, design and grammar.
Schedule and track external editorial tasks including downloading/uploading material from/to the ftp site and assigning as needed.
Understand and enforce clients' guidelines.
Maintain, update and have a thorough familiarity with the internal style guide.
Edit for correct grammar and style consistency.
Edit for comprehensibility and meaning.
Improve internal processes; train colleagues.
Willingness to learn unfamiliar software and edit in a paperless environment
Identify and address red flags in scheduled requests re: scope, turnaround, capacity.
2) Internal Customers
Work with subject matter experts as necessary.
Communicate with internal customers to understand their task requirements.
Ask appropriate questions and be proactive in requesting clarification on any request.
Exercise and communicate good judgment when assessing the level of editing a project requires at any given stage of production.
Work closely with project management to ensure delivery of the content on time and within the specified parameters.
Take initiative to clarify issues.
Ensure that all delivery deadlines are met, and effectively manage expectations.
Provide feedback to external editors.
Manage expectations effectively.
The following qualifications are important to the success of a medical editor at Tricore:
Bachelor's degree in English, education or a related field preferred
Excellent presentation, communication and interpersonal skills
Proven ability to successfully manage multiple tasks
Exceptional analytic and conflict resolution skills
Strong attention to detail
Strong organizational skills
Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment
Solid copy edit skills required
Thorough knowledge of English grammar and usage
A "do whatever it takes" work ethic
Pharma experience a big plus
Familiarity with AMA style (an advantage)
Science background a plus
|About Our Company
||Tricores innovative thinkers and problem solvers design learning experiences that address the real-life challenges facing todays professionals. We are dedicated to creating the vision for engaging, interactive training programs that impart knowledge, promote skills development and attach emotional intelligence to the learning experience. We partner with our clients to deliver REAL experiences: Relevant, Engaging, Application-based, Learning.
Our services include:
Strategic consulting services
Curriculum design and competency mapping
Interactive iPad, mobile, and PC-based eLearning
Facilitator-led workshop development
We are visionary innovators of creative training design and unique delivery solutions serving the Life Science professionals of today and tomorrow. At Tricore, education is more than information dissemination. When the methods used to convey information address the needs and motivations of the target audience, the results are powerful. Simply put, its not only what you say, its how you say it that leads to a success. To learn more about us, visit us at www.TricoreInc.com.