Pharma Intelligence’s Insights business, part of the international Informa Group, is looking for an editor to manage and coordinate our growing marketing solutions content. The editor will be responsible for providing editorial leadership for all client-sponsored content. The editor will act as a conduit between the marketing solutions team, its clients, and editorial contributors. The editor will liaise closely with the marketing solutions team developing topical themes that can be pitched to potential clients or creating solutions that meet customer needs while being closely aligned to our editorial focus and quality standards.


Commercial support

  • Assist the marketing solutions team in client pitches or helping clients develop their messages so that they are appropriate for our product offering

  • Develop and manage, with input from marketing solutions team, an editorial calendar and organisation workflows

  • Identify and propose potential marketing solutions offerings – both subject and potential sponsors


  • Take full responsibility and ownership of all commercially-driven editorial projects from first contact pre-contract through to final delivery of the program, liaising closely with clients and the marketing solutions team to ensure contract objectives are met or exceeded

  • Collaborate across functions and siloes to deliver an effective marketing solutions strategy and editorial plan to meet business objectives

  • Develop editorial governance to ensure content is consistent with the brand voice, style and tone of our products

  • Work closely with the Insights editorial teams to ensure that marketing solutions content aligns with core product focus and target audience


  • Commission appropriate content and manage editorial resources


  • Edit copy into content that is engaging for the target audience and enticing and informative to non-target readers

  • Provide constructive feedback to both in-house and freelance writers to ensure high and accurate editorial standards are maintained

Required Education/Experience:

  • Journalism skills and knowledge to include: understanding complex scientific, regulatory and/or commercial issues, writing about them clearly and convincingly, exercising editorial judgment

  • Bachelor’s degree with focus on journalism and/or sciences, science policy or equivalent career experience

  • Established experience of creating/managing delivery of sponsored content for pharma/medtech markets

What we are looking for:

  • Ability to participate in cross-functional teams and maintain communication with colleagues and senior managers on work in progress, including daily use of workflow tracking tools

  • Good knowledge of the pharma and medtech industries with a highly developed network of potential key sponsors

  • Awareness of key industry bottlenecks, challenges and opportunities

  • Good interpersonal skills with emphasis on the ability to gain cooperation of others

  • Strong commercial acumen and drive to ensure revenue grows in line with business expectations

Rated as one of the top 5 large companies to work for in the UK, we offer world class career development, competitive salaries, as well as an award winning benefits package.

To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume, a cover letter and salary expectations.

About Informa

Informa’s Business Intelligence (BI) division provides specialist data, intelligence and insight to our customers, helping them make better decisions, gain competitive advantage and enhance return on investment.

BI has a valuable portfolio of digital subscription products, providing business critical intelligence to global, regional and niche communities within five core industry sectors: Pharma & Healthcare; Finance; Telecoms, Media & Technology; Maritime & Law and Agribusiness & Commodities.

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