Scientific

Experienced Medical Writer - All UK locations and remote

Are you an experienced Medical Writer with at least 2 years’ experience within a medical communications agency? Are you looking for an opportunity to join an established and growing company? If so, we want to hear from you.

Position summary

The continued growth of our business has created opportunities to expand our medical writing team, and we are seeking experienced Medical Writers to join us. With previous agency experience, you will have the knowledge, skills, and expertise to deliver high-quality scientific content for projects to support our global pharmaceutical clients. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team, and with well-developed project management skills and a proactive approach, you will aim to exceed the expectations of the clients and external experts you support.

Key responsibilities

• Develop and maintain detailed knowledge of assigned therapeutic area(s), client and competitor product(s), the compliance/regulatory environment, and international standards for disclosing medical/scientific content
• Independently develop high-quality, scientifically-accurate, strategically-aligned, ethical, and compliant content to meet client briefs across a variety of project types
• Support the preparation of, and participate in, client meetings and teleconferences
• Follow internal and client-driven processes and procedures to deliver projects to agreed specifications and deadlines
• Provide guidance/mentorship and internal peer review,
as appropriate
• Contribute scientific content to new business opportunities, and participate in pitch presentations
• At more senior content specialist levels, contribute to scientific strategy development and recommend communication approaches for optimal support of the client’s strategic objectives

Skills and experience required

• PhD in a life science discipline (or equivalent
relevant experience)
• At least 2 years’ proven medical communications experience
• A keen eye for detail encompassing scientific content and
editorial standards
• Demonstrable passion for writing, with a strong command of the English language
• Ability to effectively communicate complex ideas, both orally and in writing
• Strong interpersonal skills, and an ability to interact confidently with colleagues, clients, and external experts
• Ability to manage own workload across multiple projects
• Experience using online and other data sources
• Advanced knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite, and, ideally, the ability to use graphing/referencing software

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