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  • Advert number: 339533-0
  • Posted Date: 06/09/13
  • Closing Date: 22/09/13

Clinical Editor

Location: London
Closing date: 22 September 2013
Salary: Competitive + benefits

The BMJ Evidence Centre wishes to recruit a Clinical Editor to join the busy team supporting the production of our class leading evidence tools such as Clinical Evidence, Best Practice, and other innovative resources in the BMJ Evidence Centre portfolio. This full time post will be based in our London office.

As one of the world’s most respected medical publishers, BMJ products aim to improve the quality of healthcare by supporting doctors and patients by ensuring that healthcare is based on the best available evidence. As a member of the BMJ Evidence Centre clinical team, you’ll enjoy working in a highly collaborative and creative environment, and your role will involve applying your clinical insight, EBM skills, and general editorial expertise across the range of our products.

The person

Holding a Medical Degree, ideally holding Postgraduate qualifications, and with excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills, you will have detailed experience and knowledge of evidence-based medicine and display an understanding and appreciation of the need for evidence across healthcare. You will have demonstrable knowledge and experience of meta-analysis, systematic reviewing, the critical appraisal of studies, and the interpretation and application of such research into a clinical and product setting. You may have been involved in guideline development or have experience of GRADE. A strong clinical orientation plus a pragmatic and innovative approach will be important, as well as a commitment to ensure that our content is clinically focused, safe, and rigorous in order to meet the needs of clinicians or patients at the point of care in a timely manner. You’ll be comfortable working in a multidisciplinary environment, and also liaising with external contributors or specialists as required.