Senior Medical Writer

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Medical Writing
  3. United Kingdom
Manchester, England
Posting date: 16 Jul 2020
This vacancy has now expired

A successful global medical communications agency is looking for a Senior Medical Writer to join their dynamic team in Manchester. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward-thinking independent company with a culture that encourages and rewards initiative-taking, resourcefulness and enterprise.

Job Responsibilities

  • Take ownership and responsibility for content development and delivery of medical education and communication projects
  • Provide scientific input for symposia and advisory board meetings, including development of agenda, meeting content and printed/digital materials
  • Build trusting, professional relationships with clients and healthcare professionals
  • Contribute to innovative "out of the box" solutions for medical writing projects

Skills and Requirements

  • PhD/MD in medicine, life or health sciences, or pharmacy
  • At least 2 years' experience as Medical Writer within the pharmaceutical industry, ideally within a medical communications agency
  • Confident, proactive and client-oriented team player
  • Proven ability to lead projects in a motivating way and manage capacities effectively
  • Inner drive to deliver exceptional work within tight timelines and changing priorities
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken, fluency in German is beneficial
  • Willingness to occasionally travel to client meetings and congresses

To Apply

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