CoE EDQM - Scientific Editor - France


Scientific Editor

Grade: B4                                            

Contract Type:  Renewable fixed term contract

Salary: from €4175 per month (gross)       

Location: Strasbourg (France)                

Reference: Vacancy Notice n° e2/2021   

Deadline for applications: 01/03/2021

Are you a dynamic and motivated scientist with a taste for scientific editing? Do you have an enquiring mind and a desire to learn? Would you like to contribute to public health protection by working on the legally binding texts of the European Pharmacopoeia? If so, our job offer may be the right opportunity for you.

Main responsibilities of the job: As Scientific Editor – English Language Publications you will be expected to provide scientific editing support during the drafting of English texts to be published in Pharmeuropa for public consultation or in the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) and for scientific articles drafted by non-native English speakers.

Please consult the vacancy notice for more details.


What we offer:

  • a good insight into the European regulatory framework from the EDQM perspective and the opportunity to work in a leading international organisation in the field of public health protection - the Ph. Eur. is Europe’s legal and scientific benchmark for pharmacopoeial standards contributing to delivering high quality medicines in Europe and beyond;
  • the chance to work in a multinational/multicultural workplace – over 20 nationalities work at the EDQM which is situated in the European quarter of Strasbourg;
  • an attractive income tax-free salary and benefits package, including health insurance and additional allowances such as family and expatriation allowances (as appropriate). Please consult the Conditions of employment page.


If you meet the eligibility criteria and have the nationality of one of the 47 member states, please submit your application using our online recruitment website.

For more information on how to apply, please click the “Apply” button.