Entry medical writer -Amsterdam - PhD required

€0.00 - €40000.00 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Medical Writing
  3. Netherlands
Amsterdam, North Holland
Posting date: 15 Aug 2019

Entry Medical Writer - Amsterdam - PhD required
Based in Amsterdam
Up for a career switch after working in academia, and want to move to Amsterdam for it? There are Associate Medical Writer positions on offer with a world leading agency - A rare opportunity for graduated PhD's & Postdocs with a strong interest in Medical Communications.

Did you enjoy writing up your findings / articles from your PhD? Do you want to keep learning about all innovative scientific developments within drug & device development - This is the career for you. You'll work in an intellectually stimulating environment with likeminded people, and this company is a global leader in their field.

We develop and deliver the highest quality medical communication and education projects for healthcare professionals, and creating engaging content for life sciences educational events, digital initiatives and materials is our biggest passion. We partner with top pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostics business to guarantee their communications is always up to the highest standards.

Essential requirements are:

  • A PhD, MD, PharmD in a medical, clinical, or associated life science specialty (or relevant Medical Communications work experience in Pharma plus a bioscience degree at Masters level as a minimum)
  • You are a native English speaker (or have lived in an English-speaking country for the past 15+ years)
  • Medical writing or medical education/communications experience within an agency or pharma/biotech company, plus marketing knowledge - a strong plus!
  • You take initiative and can work independently, as well as within a team, to deliver high-quality medical education materials - you own your work, and also share successes together with your team
  • Experience in medical affairs and/or marketing positions in the Pharma industry- a strong advantage!
  • Strong project management and communication abilities
  • Versatility and ability to change topics and priorities rapidly in order to simultaneously manage multiple projects
  • Excellent computer skills (especially MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent command of the English language and outstanding written and communication skills
  • You're very detail oriented and you enjoy creating order and structure. You are good at summarizing and explaining complex information in a clear and engaging manner.

What do we offer:

  • The opportunity to work with an impressive portfolio of pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare technology clients
  • We have a diverse international culture made up of people from more than fifteen nationalities, that are like minded, and just like you like to be intellectually challenged.
  • We value our talent, and offer many opportunities for growth and career development.
  • We are one of the largest healthcare marketing and communications groups in the world and a job with us a strong kickstart to your career
  • We value teamwork, a passion for results, and a focus on continuing to develop and improve our skills.

Remuneration packages are highly competitive and commensurate with experience.
Suitable candidates for the Amsterdam and London offices need to hold a valid EU Working Permit. Be informed an assessment and/or background check may be part of the recruitment process.

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Julia Tegelmann at +44 203 854 1052 or upload your CV on our website - www.proclinical.com.

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.