Research Group Member
BioCentury Publications Inc. is widely known as the leading provider of business intelligence about the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries through its high value-added newsletters, conferences and research services. BioCentury’s focus is on value-added analysis and data about corporate strategy, management decisions, partnering, emerging technology, clinical development, the public policy environment and the financing markets that are key to understanding how value is created by biopharmaceutical companies.
BioCentury's Editorial and Research Department has an immediate full-time opening for a Research Group Member in its Redwood City, California or Chicago, Illinois office.
Research Analysts primarily write news items but also help generate data-intensive analyses for the company’s publications. The tasks of the position include conducting and reporting telephone interviews with executives and investors in the industry, data curation, and gathering information through literature and online searches.
The position requires at least an undergraduate degree with coursework in the life sciences. Physical sciences, journalism experience and fluency in a foreign language are assets.
All candidates will be asked to:
||Demonstrate the ability to write clearly and accurately in English.
||Demonstrate the ability to use computers for research, writing and data manipulation.
||Demonstrate an ability to communicate verbally with information sources and colleagues in a professional manner, both in person and on the telephone
The work environment is casual; however, professional behavior, rapt attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines are absolute requirements.
Finally, all BioCentury employees are obligated to meet the highest standards with respect to accuracy, conflict of interest, intellectual property rights, slander, confidentiality and respect for information sources and readers.
Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and writing sample to the attention of firstname.lastname@example.org.
Compensation and Benefits
Salary commensurate with experience
Company sponsored health and life insurance