Global Publications Associate (Senior Medical Writer)

Global Publications Associate (Senior Medical Writer)

Job Title: Global Publications Associate (Senior Medical Writer)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £Highly Competitive
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 15474 SM
Contact Name: Sarah Memery
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 21, 2017 13:48

Job Description

Global Publications Associates wanted! – Work remotely and on-site with client in Cambridge 1 to 2 days per week - Highly Competitive Salary.

This is a unique opportunity for a medical writer with a passion for publications and 2/3 years of experience to join a global agency that offer high-quality medical writing and editing services to multinational pharmaceutical companies, clinical research organizations, and researchers worldwide.  They work with over 25 pharmaceutical clients located in the UK, US, EU, and APAC and require a highly experienced candidate to join their team of world-class medical writers and work in a dynamic, fast-paced global role as a Global Publications Associate. In particular, they are looking for someone with expertise in the therapeutic areas of oncology and cardiology.

Role requirement:
  • Ability to develop and execute key publication tactics according to publications strategy and timelines.
  • lead publication development, ensure alignment to publication strategy.
  • Work directly with Global Publications Leader and closely with Medical Director and Medical Writers when required necessary
  • Demonstrates strong communication and project management skills, including budget and supervising DataVision records management,
  • Travel may be necessary.

The ideal candidate has the following profile:
  • Advanced life science or medical degree (PhD, PharmD, or MD)
  • 3+ years of medical writing experience in the pharmaceutical and medical communications domain, preferably in an agency environment and including both publication and medical communication activities along with CMPP certification (preferred)
  • Demonstrated ability to work across therapeutic areas
  • Senior level writing, presentation, reviewing, and communication skills
  • Superior knowledge/expertise of good publication practice and the principles and practices of medical communications.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of journal, publications practices, multiple therapy areas and relevant professional bodies.
  • Thorough understanding of DataVision.
  • Dynamic personality
With newly opened offices in London, the offer of flexible home working and regular on-sight client engagement and a highly competitive salary this opportunity promises to be unique and different.  Please get in touch for more information.

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