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Freelance Medical Reviewer - Cactus

Business Type: Medical Communications Agency
Job Type: Medical Communication
Job Level: Experienced (non manager)
Position: Full Time
Location: Canada
Reference: Freelance Med Reviewer
Job Details:

About the Job

CACTUS provides scientific writing services to the Top 10 global pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies. The team comprises writers with advanced degrees in medicine or the life sciences.


CACTUS is recognized for its expertise in providing publications and medcom services to global client teams from the US, UK, Germany, and Japan, among other geographies. CACTUS acts as a trusted advisor and works as an extension of its client teams by not only delivering high-quality work consistently, but also providing strategic guidance for their medical communications needs. Clients value the flexible, innovative solutions provided by CACTUS that allows them to manage their budgets wisely and do more with less. Click on the link to watch a short video of what makes us Global Publication Experts:


CACTUS is a performance-driven company that offers excellent professional and personal growth opportunities to it employees. People with an international work experience will feel at home with the work culture at CACTUS. 

The work environment is very employee-friendly, and CACTUS was placed 1st among mid-sized Indian companies in the 2017 Great Places to Work survey:

The opportunity:

As a Medical Reviewer, you will:


Evaluate manuscripts, posters, slide decks, educational material, medical literature, etc., provided by clients for data accuracy

Check documents (mentioned above) developed by medical writers for scientific data errors by checking the developed material against annotated references, CSRs, other source data

Check for discrepancy within text, discrepancy between figures/tables, and between text and supplementary material, and make suggestions for improvements

Identify missing sources in documents and gaps in scientific logic

Check for grammar, syntax, style, and compliance with style guides, regulatory guidelines, and publishing requirements

Be responsible for the quality of the documents/projects fact checked/QCed

Ensure effective communication of QC/fact check findings with the client/medical writers

Deliver QC reports to the stakeholders and identify quality trends

Ensure timely delivery of documents

Effectively and proactively communicate with team members, authors/faculty, clients, and vendors

Attend workshops/seminars/Trainings to hone your skills and contribute to organizational objectives.

Requirements (Desired skills& experiences):

Minimum 2years of experience in the medical writing industry; fresher’s with substantial knowledge of the publication landscape or clinical research are also eligible

Master’s degree in Research, or equivalent industry experience

Ability to work efficiently and independently, multitask, and prioritize

Excellent attention to detail and zero tolerance to errors

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Functional with MS Office

Flexible and adaptable to changing project priorities and work assignments

Posted: 15/07/2021 | NPJ Ref: 275602 | NPJ Original URL