Sub-editor: Medicine and Life Sciences, Bengaluru

0 - 4 Years
Bengaluru
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Posted: 7 days agoOpenings: 1Job Applicants: 3663+Job Views: 8017+

Job Description

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Cactus Communications is a pioneer in language services, offering English editing and other services to researchers and organizations worldwide. Our editing team provides language and other publication support services to authors across the globe. Our clients are predominantly researchers whose first language is not English.

We are looking for Sub-editors in the field of Medicine and Life Sciences.

Role and Responsibilities:

As a Sub-editor, you will be required to edit and format manuscripts to ensure that they meet the standards of international publications.

You will report to a Team Manager.

Job Benefits:

1. Global exposure: At CACTUS, you will be exposed to research carried out worldwide and will get an insiders view of the burgeoning, multi-million-dollar publishing industry. You will also have unlimited access to exclusive interviews with industry experts, articles on the latest industry trends, and publication and writing tips on our learning and discussion platform.

2. Culture & Team: Our core values are Trust, Excellence, Integrity, Communication, Innovation, and Fun. By internalizing these and maintaining a culture of high performance, our dedicated team works together to achieve exceptional customer satisfaction.

3. Learn & Grow: You will be trained to become adept at editing and reviewing academic manuscripts. Our goal is to help you build a career with us. We do this by creating an environment where you will grow both personally and professionally.

4. Satisfaction & Recognition: As part of our editing team, you will directly work with authors. We facilitate the dissemination of research by helping authors overcome some of the many challenges in the publication process. We ensure that good performance is recognized and rewarded in a timely manner and offer competitive salaries on par with industry standards.

How to apply:

  • Take this short practice test to get a sense of the type of questions asked: bit.ly/mockmcqs
  • Got most of them correct? Proceed to the actual test: bit.ly/cactuseditingnmm
  • Not quite there yet? Take this free self-paced course on the basics of language and editing: bit.ly/cactuseditingbasics
Once you are done, you should be better prepared for the actual test.

Required Candidate profile

Required Qualifications:

A degree (bachelors, masters, Ph.D., etc.) in Medicine or Life Sciences
Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
Excellent written English skills and attention to detail
Familiarity with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Pharma / Biotech / Clinical Research

Functional Area:Medical, Healthcare, R&D, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology

Role Category:Medical Professional

Role:Clinical Researcher

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent

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Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above

Education-

UG:B.Pharma - Pharmacy, BAMS - Any Specialization, MBBS - Medicine, BDS - Dentistry, Other Graduate

PG:DM - Any Specialization, Medical-MS/MD - Any Specialization, MVSC - Veterinary Science, M.Pharma - Pharmacy

Doctorate:M.Phil. - Advertising/Mass Communication, Ph.D - Advertising/Mass Communication, Other Doctorate

Company Profile

Cactus Communications Pvt. Ltd.

Cactus Communications is a leading provider of communication solutions, including academic and scientific editing, medical communications, publication support services, English-language workshops, transcription, and translation. Our company mission is to enable growth through effective communication.

CACTUS offers services to two key client segments worldwide: Academia (researchers, scholarly journals and publishers, universities, and academic societies) and Pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies.

We have our offices in the US, UK, Japan, India, South Korea, Singapore and China. Our full-time in-house staff consists of over 700 people and represents a diverse group of people from India, China, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, the US, UK, Germany, and Brazil. We also work with over 2500 contractors from around the world.

We've been ranked #1 in India’s Great Mid-Size Workplaces â€" 2017, a study conducted by Great Place to Work® Institute India in association with MINT, by HT Media: http://bit.ly/2uiJmUv.

We’ve been ranked #18 in 25 Best Small & Medium Workplaces in Asia â€" 2018, a study conducted by Great Place to Work® Institute

We are proud to finish in the 2018 Top 100 Companies for Remote Jobs by FlexJobs! This is the third year for CACTUS to finish in the top 20.

At CACTUS, we believe that diversity enriches us. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and are committed to offering work opportunities regardless of race, colour, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity/expression, or sexual orientation. 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.
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