Associate Director / Senior Manager, Medical Writing

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Medical Writing
  3. United States
Gaithersburg, USA
Posting date: 11 Nov 2019
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for an Associate Director/Senior Manager of Medical Writing for a biopharmaceutical company located in Gaithersburg, MD. Successful candidate will provide expert communications leadership to drug projects and drive strategic medical writing, advocating communications excellence in your team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that clinical documents align with project strategies, meet regulatory requirements and adopt best communications practices.
  • Lead the authoring of clinical documents. Write clinical regulatory and other supporting documents/submissions for assigned studies/indications for one or more programs/molecules and manage the overall development and approval process. Critically analyze, synthesize, and present complex information from a broad range of scientific disciplines and therapeutic areas.
  • Provide critical review of documents from authors assigned to document deliverables for correctness, clarity, completeness and compliance. Drive consistency across projects/programs.
  • Manage service providers/contractors as needed.
  • Lead continuous improvement within the department and across the organization. Uses submissions-related expertise to improve document quality and process efficiency. Ensure adherence of document to standards and processes.
  • Mentor staff, encouraging strong performance through motivation of others and leading by example. Requirements Essential To join us as a MCS, you should have solid experience writing regulatory documents at study-level, with a good understanding of pharmaceutical drug development.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in the life sciences, preferably with an MSc or PhD.
  • Demonstrated regulatory writing experience gained within the pharmaceutical/medical industry/CRO.
  • Willingness to undertake domestic and international travel as required by the project. This role is available at Senior or Associate Principal career level, dependent on experience.

To Apply:

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call George Watson at (+1) 929-223-4835 or upload your resume on our website -

A full job description is available on request.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.