Associate Medical Writer - Great Career Development

EF Medical
London (Central), London (Greater)
14 Apr 2021
14 May 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Entry level

This is a super opportunity for a passionate entry level medical writer who would like to start their career within a top agency that offers great career development and ongoing professional training.

This role is focused on developing high-quality medical communication and education projects for clinical audiences. You will become a therapeutic area expert, liaising with some of the world’s leading medical experts and pharmaceutical and biotech clients to deliver engaging content for educational/communication events, digital initiatives, and enduring materials. This is a key role in the medical communications teams in developing and executing strategic communication plans.


• Developing outlines and programmes for medical education activities, including face-to-face events, digital events, and enduring materials

• Supporting leading medical experts with creating content for medical communication and education projects, including presentations and other medical education materials

• Providing oversight and project management

• Delivering medical education/communication projects within an assigned therapeutic area, ensuring medical accuracy, quality, efficiency, and adherence to project timelines

• Leading project calls with pharmaceutical/biotech clients and medical experts to align on project scope and content direction, including meeting preparation

• Providing direction and guidance when delegating assigned projects to internal and external medical writers, editors, and studio staff, to ensure consistent high quality and alignment with medical/scientific objectives

• Supporting client team meetings

• Contributing to medical education/communication strategy development

• Communicating project status and changes effectively across internal and external stakeholders


• PhD in life sciences, MD, PharmD, or a biomedical MSc plus relevant work experience

• Ability to learn rapidly and apply knowledge in previously unfamiliar therapy areas

• Strategic, critical thinking in addition to strong analytical skills

• Ability to build compelling stories from research data

• Ability to run multiple parallel projects

• Flexibility

• Exceptional attention to detail

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, Outlook)

• Excellent command of the English language and outstanding written and communication skills


• Many opportunities for learning and career development (Academy for ongoing professional training and development)

• Flexibility in working hours and location, including work-from-home options, to enable you to successfully balance work and personal life

 • An opportunity to broaden your horizons by working in a dynamic, international, and multicultural organization with highly educated and dedicated colleagues

• Competitive compensation packages commensurate with experience, including a yearly bonus as well as other bonus opportunities

If you want to part of a fast-growing medical communications agency that develop scientific content to spark debate, educate, and stimulate dialogue plus have a rewarding and successful career then send your CV now!!

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