Scientific Writer

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Medical Writing
  3. Switzerland
Basel, Switzerland
Posting date: 25 Mar 2020

An internationally renowned pharmaceutical company is currently advertising a vacancy for a Scientific Writer in their office in Basel. This a top 10 pharma company that works across multiple sectors, including medical devices, pharmaceutical research, and consumer health.

Job Responsibilities

  • Authoring and finalization of diverse regulatory documents (process and formulation development reports, working copies, study plans/reports, SOPs etc.) and filing sections (BLA, IND)
  • Compilation, review, proofreading/quality control and formatting of all reports (both self-authored and written by cross-functional teams)
  • Review and finalization (copy-editing, formatting) of scientific manuscripts for publication
  • Data cross-checking and content verification from source documents
  • Document management (Supervised both tracking and archiving of regulatory documents in proprietary content and document management system)
    Translations of SOPs, batch protocols etc. (Ger/Eng)
  • Focus on the more technical, scientific part e.g. working on the molecule level, on formulation and process development, on publication working with both EU & US teams, on drug substance stability etc.
  • Scientific papers, development reports, part II Formulation Development Report, part III Phase II Enabling Studies Report, single Study Reports, process Design Studies and transfer Reports.

Skills and Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years' experience editing scientific papers with at least 1 experience in industry
  • Fluency in English AND German
  • Scientific education (min Bachelor/Master level)
  • Fully located in Basel

To Apply

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