Medical Writer (CME) - REMOTE

Up to US$100000 per annum + Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Medical Communications, Medical Writing, Media & Publishing
  3. United States
Philadelphia, USA
Posting date: 18 Sep 2023

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Proclinical is seeking a remote Medical Writer (CME) for a cutting-edge peer review organization.

This individual will collaborate with internal and external experts to (1) identify existing practice gaps and underlying unmet needs, (2) develop strategic needs assessments that align these practice gaps and unmet needs with innovative solutions to address these needs, (3) identify opportunities for new business development, and (4) create high-quality content for medical education activities that meets established timelines and budgets.

Must be eligible to work in the US.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain knowledge of the rules and regulations that govern accredited continuing medical education and continuing professional development (ie, ACCME, ACPE, ANCC, AAPA, AANP).
  • Collaborate closely with medical director to aggressively develop grants
  • Develop and maintain knowledge of important clinical issues and industry trends in genitourinary oncology (e.g., bladder cancer, liver cancer, prostate cancer, ovarian cancer)
  • Weekly work on proposals/needs assessments developed for industry grant committees
  • Leverage therapeutic area experience to develop educationally aligned scientific agendas within grants while utilizing appropriate instructional design elements
  • Collaborate with the grant operations and editorial team to finalize educational and scientific content of grants prior to submission by the grants team
  • As needed, work closely with medical directors and faculty presenters to develop high quality educational content for live, multimedia, or text based GU oncology activities while meeting the project timelines. This may include creating and coordinating PPT slide development for live and multimedia education, moderating faculty recordings for multimedia education, and developing questions for post tests, outcomes assessments, and learner surveys.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Comfortable working from home and highly motivated to work independently as well as part of a team in a high-volume, deadline-driven and collaborative environment.
  • While an advanced medical or science degree is preferred, candidates with 2+ years' experience in the medical education field also will be considered.
  • Must demonstrate knowledge of specific therapeutic areas, experience with grant writing, and significant experience writing and editing clinical content for healthcare professionals.
  • At least 2+ years of relevant experience in medical education.
  • Solid editorial (writing and editing) skills and capability to adapt editorial style based on the educational format and/or the target audience (physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals).
  • Solid background and experience in neurology and other therapeutic areas
  • Adept at researching, compiling, and analyzing clinical and scientific evidence quickly.
  • Positive, upbeat personality who communicates concisely and clearly, both written and verbal. Knowledge of the rules and regulations overseeing medical education as well as familiarity with current trends in the industry.
  • A self-starter and team player that is comfortable working in a fast-paced, virtual, and dynamic work environment.
  • Proven ability to effectively set priorities, manage multiple projects/assignments in various stages of development, and meet timelines, all while maintaining high quality standards
  • Expert at Microsoft Office, specifically PowerPoint and Word.
  • Familiarity with AMA Style Guide.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Patrick Mooney at

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.