Managing Editor

Ashfield Healthcare US is seeking an experienced Medical Editor to join our established team. This position is available as either a US remote working position or within our New York City office location.

The Managing Editor utilizes their understanding of medical terminology to edit high-science deliverables, ensuring consistency across a wide range of deliverables, including journal articles, posters, abstracts, medical strategy decks, ad boards, websites, and commercial content. We research, identify, and apply variable client, journal, and meetings style preferences and seek permissions for copyrighted content. Each Editor is responsible for tracking projects from content development though publication and delivery.

Though we are open to applications from senior editorial staff who are seeking hands-on editorial work alone, the role can also include the management of direct reports. This includes mentoring, providing constructive feedback, tracking progress, writing annual reviews, and soliciting feedback to support their growth and learning.

To qualify for this position, you must have extensive copyediting experience in the medical communications/publications industry; must possess a thorough understanding of the use and application of AMA style and other industry-standard styles; and must possess an understanding of medical terminology and nomenclature.



  • Based within Eastern Standard Time
  • Team management experience
  • Oncology experience as a therapy area in medical editing
  • Life science academic background

At Ashfield,Healthcare compensation is more than just a base salary. We offer benefit programs including for medical, dental, and vision, a generous 401k match, vacation, sick and personal days.

We appreciate the importance of having a workforce that reflects the various communities in which we operate, and our goal is to create an inclusive environment where diverse employees want to work and where they can flourish.

Ashfield Healthcare is part of Inizio Medical. Inizio is a strategic partner for health and life sciences with a full suite of medical, marketing, advisory and engagement services.

The base salary range represents the low and high end of the salary range for this position. This range may differ based on your experience and skill set, geographic location, and cost of living considerations. We consider compensation more than just a base salary – that’s why we also offer an exceptional range of flexible benefits, personal support and tailored learning and development opportunities all designed to help you realize your full potential both in life and at work.
$95,000$110,000 USD

Don't meet every job requirement? That's okay! Our company is dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace. If you're excited about this role, but your experience doesn't perfectly fit every qualification, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right person for this role or others.

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