Senior Medical Writer - Home based

Employer
ID Search & Selection
Location
Macclesfield
Salary
£38000 - £50000 per annum
Closing date
23 Sep 2020

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Discipline
Medical Communications, Medical Writing
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
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Our client is an international medical communications agency which is seeking a senior medical writer to join their team to work on a publications and medical affairs oncology account.

You will take ownership and responsibility for the content development and delivery of medical education and communications projects so that they are delivered in accordance with the project specification, budget and agreed schedule. This is an exciting opportunity to work on a new molecule which acts on solid tumours.

This role can be predominantly home based, but our client is seeking UK based candidates (as there will be some occasions when an office presence is require), with significant previous medical communications agency writing experience a prerequisite.

In addition to a great salary you can expect excellent benefits including pension, healthcare, 25 days holidays and more as well as lots of scope for onwards progression and professional development.

Responsibilities:
  • Research, write, edit and proof copy to the highest standard (scientific and grammatical) for a full range of medical education and communications materials including manuscripts, abstracts, posters, slide decks, training materials etc.
  • Accurate and precise interpretation and incorporation of amendments
  • Develop and implement project schedules
  • Provide review and quality control checking of projects to ensure quality standards are consistently achieved
  • Assist in the development of new business pitches and contribute to the ongoing development of existing accounts
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Educated to degree level or higher in a biomedical science
  • Previous medical communications agency medical writing experience
  • Excellent range of scientific writing and ability to adapt style and content for different target audiences
  • Ability to review and QC projects to ensure materials meet the project brief, and are scientifically and technically accurate
  • Attention to detail – style / consistency, grammar, syntax, scientific accuracy, proof-reading, layout and design.
  • Ability to work independently, and manage prioritise work load
ID Search & Selection has been successfully placing candidates in healthcare communications jobs for over 15 years. Along the way we’ve built many long term relationships with candidates and clients. We’re now trusted recruitment partners to many leading companies, big, small, network and independent.

Our consultants are knowledgeable and professional and will be happy to offer information and advice. We are with you every step of the way, providing a supportive and communicative service that we will tailor to your unique needs.
Jon Gawley would love to hear from you on 01932 797996.

ID Search & Selection has been successfully placing candidates for over 15 years. We are based in Surrey and specialise in presenting medical communications professionals to both medical communications agencies and pharmaceutical companies.

We recruit for all levels of staff within the medical and healthcare communications space and work on both permanent and contract roles. We predominantly work in the UK market, but client geography does sometimes mean working internationally. We are truly committed to providing a first class service to both our clients and candidates alike and take a highly consultative approach, taking time to fully understand your requirements and making sure all your needs are met.

We have built our business around the core values of integrity, discretion and honest discussion. We apply these values equally in our interactions with both our clients and our candidates and make ourselves accountable to each person we work with. We believe in the human touch and that building a strong rapport with our candidates and clients will allow us to develop long lasting and successful relationships.

If you are looking to start your medical communications career or you’re ready for your next move please call 01932 797999 to kick start your search. Likewise if you are looking to hire, get in touch with one of our consultants today and we’ll find the best people for your role.

 

• medical communications • medical education • healthcare pr • healthcare advertising • market access • pharmaceutical market research •

Contact Us
  • Rosemount House
  • Rosemount Ave
  • KT14 6LB
  • GB
  • 01932 797999
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