Editor/QC/Medical Writer

Troy - Michigan - United States - Life Sciences & Health Care - Pharmaceutical - Clinical - Academic Bachelor

Position Summary

The Editor/QC Specialist provides clinical and scientific quality checks for all clinical study and submission documents for assigned projects. The role is responsible for support of medical writing and T&D activities involved in US, European, and other regulatory submissions. The Editor/QC Specialist will be accountable for ensuring that deliverables are in line with Teva’s Authoring and QC standards and checklists.

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Haley Davies, Account manager

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About this role


  • Performs accurate and precise editing or proof-reading to include spelling, grammar, punctuation and verification of data.
  • Assesses validity of clinical statements described in documents provided to governmental Health Authorities and identify discrepancies.
  • Provides independent clinical review of clinical summary documents, study reports, Investigator’s Brochures, Clinical Protocols, Briefing Books, etc, prior to submission to Health Authorities.
  • Ensures quality and timeliness of reviewing and editing of clinical documents and submissions.
  • Verifies content to ensure accuracy (100% review) of all factual statements within document text compared to post-text sources cited (when appropriate).
  • Verifies numeric accuracy (100% review) of all data cited throughout text compared to in-text or post-text tables.
  • Verifies citation notation on all internal and external citations noted within summary document.
  • Ensure compliance of document format per the template and Style Guide.
  • Develops and provide factual evidence to support all discrepant findings for review and approval by Submission Team or document authors.
  • Mentors and/or trains new or junior QC specialists to achieve department set goals for excellence in quality review.
  • Provides cross-divisional support through quality review of T&D documents and other nontraditional clinical documents.
  • Leads resolution of discrepant findings with Submission Team or author, including documenting actions, verifying implementation of findings and archiving results (if appropriate).  Works cross functionally to continuously improve processes

About you


  • PhD or Masters degree in English/Life Sciences, Bachelors degree with at least 5 years of experience
  • 5 years in the pharmaceutical or medical industry with at least 2 years in Medical Writing
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Documentum, Hyperlinking and Bookmarking


  • Vacancy number: PUB211033
  • Location: Troy
  • Market: Life Sciences & Health Care
  • hours per week: 35
  • Branche: Pharmaceutical
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Clinical
  • Closing date: Friday, June 21, 2019
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Haley Davies

Account manager Brunel Canada Toronto

+1 416 244 2402

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