Medical Writer/Senior Medical Writer (HEOR)
- Experience Level
- Entry level
Location: Any UK location (Manchester, Knutsford, Oxford, London, Brighton) or fully remote
About the role
Are you a medical writer with a passion for analysing health economics and patient-reported outcomes data? If so, this job’s for you.
We have an exciting opportunity for a medical writer/senior medical writer who loves to develop publications based on HEOR data. You’ll always be learning, as the work spans multiple therapeutic areas (eg, immunology, women’s health, oncology, and cardiology) and products for a top 10 pharmaceutical company. And, there’s a variety of projects to keep you busy: manuscripts, abstracts, posters, slide presentations, congress activities, digital and enhanced journal and congress content, planning, management and some broader medical affairs and educational materials.
Who are Fishawack Health?
Fishawack Health is the leading global commercialisation partner for the modern life sciences era. Powered by a globe-spanning pack of strategic, creative, and scientific experts, we are driven to connect patients and healthcare professionals with the knowledge they need to live better lives.
Our three core operating units—Commercial, Consulting, and Medical Communications—can be leveraged individually but are designed for dynamic collaboration, with expert teams intentionally and uniquely assembled for each project. By bringing together best-in-class capabilities from around the world, we empower our clients—global pharmaceutical, medical device manufacturers, and emerging biotech and healthcare companies—to navigate the most complex of ecosystems while embarking on a faster, more efficient path to developing, launching, and growing their brands and portfolios.
Our internationally recognised, award-winning teams collaborate across operations in the UK (Brighton, London, Manchester, Knutsford, Dublin and Oxford) and USA (Evansville, New York, Philadelphia, Minneapolis, Scottsdale, St. Louis, and San Diego).
- Excellent communication skills
- Experience writing publications (eg, abstracts, posters, manuscripts)
- Thorough understanding of statistical methods and research methodology, especially those used in HEOR and clinical research
- 2+ years’ experience writing about real-world evidence and patient-reported outcomes
- Experience across multiple therapeutic areas or an ability to quickly learn new and complex scientific concepts
- Understanding of market dynamics and how HEOR data play a role
- MS, MPH, PhD, PharmD or relevant advanced degree in life sciences or related field. Degree in epidemiology preferred
What we offer
We offer a creative, supportive environment with a uniquely diverse career structure where you will be able to continuously develop and tailor your career towards your preferred route, be that scientific delivery, operational, or client service. Our STEPS training programme – Supporting Training, Enhancing Professional Development – provides a broad range of training delivered in-house and on-line, and supplements on-the-job training/project team-led training initiatives. We also offer a generous company pension, private medical insurance plus many other excellent employee benefits.