Senior Medical Writer

Job Title: Senior Medical Writer Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire Industry: Creative
Salary: £45k - 55k per year Start Date: Not specified
REF: 47926 Job Published: about 1 month ago

job description

Senior Medical Writer
£40,000 - £55,000
Remote working possibilities
Pitch are currently supporting an independent medical communications agency who are seeking an experienced Senior Medical Writer.
This agency are led by their writing talent, so whilst you’ll have the medical science know-how and the ability to understand new medical & therapy practices, you’ll also have the ability to work closely with clients to really understand and achieve what it is that they require.
  • Deliver high-quality written work.
  • Lead & work with the client and client servicing team to establish and agree project specifications.
  • Provide clear project briefs to support more junior level writers.
  • Review own project work as well as a team of the junior level writers. Ensuring it meets the agreed upon deliverables, including but not limited to content, readability, scientific message, target audience and scientific accuracy.
  • Suggest & implement solutions to problems arising through a communications project life-cycle.
  • Support & mentor less experienced medical writers within your team.
  • 4+ years experience working within a similar medical writing role.
  • 3-5+ years minimum experience working within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Have either achieved a PHD qualification or a solid background in publications.
  • Excellent communicator.
  • Ability to fully-understand new scientific topics & clinical data relating to health & wellbeing. 
  • Outstanding writing ability. 
  • Experience leading and or managing teams.
  • Excellent organisation skills & the ability to multi-task.
  • Be an expert in MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint and other word processing tools.
The client has solid team of professionals who work harmoniously with one and other, whether onsite or remotely. Due to the success they had experienced throughout the pandemic they are offering remote working positions, so if you can thrive individually yet still keep your presence felt within the team remotely, then do apply!


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