Jobs


Open positions

To rapidly respond within a market in full motion, we are regularly looking for personnel for our head office in Baarn, but also for our offices abroad. Below you will find a few vacancies, ranging from general to highly specialized.

Part Time Job For Students

Medicom Medical Publishers is looking for enthusiastic pupils or students (m/f) for her office in Baarn, weekly 3 to 4 hours work. Various office work, such as processing data and telephone calls with hospitals.

We require:

• excellent computer skills (Word and Excel).
• good communication skills (eg experience in a call center).
• proficiency of the Dutch language and understanding the English language.
• accurate, proactive employees.

Age from 16 years. Application to m.slikker@medicom.nl or 035-695 24 80.

Internship Marketing

Are you looking for a challenging marketing internship? This might be the perfect internship for you! The internship offers you the opportunity to apply your knowledge about marketing that you’ve gained into practice.

What will you do?

Actively assist in the planning and implementation of marketing Medicom.
These are all marketing elements including:

• "Key messages" to help develop Medicom and all its different components, such as Medilearn e-learning and MediContent content services
• Involving the target group
• Brainstorming in developing design and content for our various new evolving sites
• Improving the use of e-mail marketing
• Market research
• Researching possibilities of social media in marketing approach etc.

Who are you?

• You are currently a bachelor or graduate marketing student
• You are an independent initiative worker
• You are textually well educated in Dutch, but can also easily handle the English language.

The internship

• Placement
• You work with the entire team and is supervised by the management
• Starting in consultation
• Internship period 4-6 months
• Internship Fee in consultation

Who are we?

Medicom is an international medical publisher in transition. Traditionally strong in local medical journals and books in the Benelux and Scandinavia, but increasingly developing business to medical content and education. An important part is the introduction of many new online and multimedia products. Also increasingly from standard products to customized solutions.

Interested?

Please send your CV and a motivation to publishers@medicom.nl . For more
information please call +31 (0) 35 695 2480.

Internship Project (production/editing)

Are you looking for a challenging internship? This may be the perfect internship for you! The Project internship offers you the opportunity to be directly involved in setting up new projects in online training.

What will you do?

• Assist in developing new online learning projects
• Guiding the organizational part of the project, contact with customers, suppliers, etc.
• Setting up and monitoring the planning of various projects

What are we looking for?

• You are currently a bachelor or graduate student in media production or editorial-related training
• You are an independent initiative worker
• You are a good organizer who can keep the overview in complex projects
• You are textually well founded in Dutch, but can also easily handle the English language.

The internship

• You work with the entire team with supervision by the management
• Starting in consultation
• Internship period 4-6 months
• Internship Fee in consultation

Who are we?

Medicom is an international medical publisher in transition. Traditionally strong in local medical journals and books in the Benelux and Scandinavia, but increasingly developing business to medical content and education. An important part is the introduction of many new online and multimedia products. Also increasingly from standard products to customized solutions.

Interested?

Please send your CV and a motivation to publishers@medicom.nl .For more
information please call +31 (0) 35 695 2480.

Vacancy Editorial Coordinator | 32-40 hours/week

The Editorial Coordinator will coordinate and ensure the high quality and timely publication of our various medical news channels, both online and in print, with a special focus on our Conference Reports.

Our Conference Reports cover a rising number of the main European and American medical conferences, in specialty areas varying from diabetes to cancer. The Conference Reports are peer-reviewed and include key findings, updated guidelines, state-of-the-art reviews, clinical updates and late breaking data.

The role of an Editorial Coordinator includes responsibility for the coordination between the editor, reviewers, the medical writers, the medical officer, the commercial team and the graphical designers. The recruitment of clinical experts to fill the roles of editor and reviewers. Furthermore, the Editorial Coordinator will proofread, check the references and copy edit the manuscripts and commercial content (advertorials) prepared by the medical writer to ensure that the reports are written according the guidelines and that they are consistently of high quality and comprehensible for the target audience of doctors and clinicians. The Editorial Coordinator will also have the opportunity to choose and prepare a Human Interest Story for inclusion in the assigned conference report and attend conferences where needed.

At any moment, an Editorial Coordinator can be busy with recruiting experts for one conference, while proofreading the text of another one, and coordinating with a writer or designer for the realisation of a third conference.

Role & Responsibilities:

• Advisory Board recruitment
• Coordinating the editorial process and overseeing the peer-review process, including liaising with scientific editors, peer-reviewers, medical writers, language editors, proof-readers but also liaising with clients where it concern commercial content
• Checking and editing texts, references and images to ensure high quality conference reports
• Coordinating and proofreading of the typeset version of the reports, working closely together with suppliers.
• Choosing and preparing a short Human Interest Story for each conference report
• Ensuring timely publication (6-8 weeks after the conference)
• Where needed: coordinating writers while attending the conference, interfacing with the editor, covering sessions at the conference, writing missing content.

The Editorial Coordinator works closely together with the co-Editorial Coordinators and the Editorial Manager.

In short, this is the ideal role for someone interested in medical publishing, and who likes challenges working with short term deadlines.

Qualifications

- Medical or academic background
- Medical writing skills, experience
- Knowledge of medical terminology
- Native Dutch and fluent in English, both verbal and in writing
- Ability to direct and coordinate a variety of people
- Deadline-proof and able to prioritise
- Proactive and flexible
- Project management skills
- Experience with scientific publishing is a pré

What we offer

- A broad perspective on scientific publishing
- Flexible working times, project-driven rather than 9 to 5

Note: Apply before January 23th 2018.

Please send your CV and Motivation to:
Lisa Colson
Editorial Manager 
l.colson@medicom.nl

Other skills?

Not a problem! Contact us to let us know how you can make a difference at Medicom.

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