Senior Medical Writer - London

Senior Medical Writer - London

Job Title: Senior Medical Writer - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Up to £48,000 depending on experience
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 15736 SM
Contact Name: Sarah Memery
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 18, 2018 12:11

Job Description

Are you a driven and accomplished Medical Writer ready to take the next step in your career development?  My client are on the look out for a new Senior Medical Writer for their busy editorial team.

  • Great reputation and supportive team culture
  • Waterloo, London
  • Salary up to £48,000 Depending on experience
  • Diabetes, Oncology, Neuroscience.

With a great reputation within the industry this specialist healthcare consulting organisation are dedicated to helping their clients develop, launch and maximise the potential of their products.  Offering clients integrated communications advice and solutions that includes both science focused medical communications and dynamic public relations.  

The medical education team are looking to bring a new senior medical writer to the team.  You will be responsible for developing high-quality scientific materials, such as slide kits, meeting reports and peer-reviewed journal articles.  In addition you will support and coach junior members of the team, alongside the Scientific and Editorial Director.   Writers are integral team members and have regular contact with clients.   Being a close-knit agency whose focus is delivering their clients the best counsel and highest quality work, and the right individual will also share this belief.

Essential Experience required

  • Biomedical science degree (bachelors and above) PhD preferred.
  • Minimum 4+ years in medical communications, editorial or a relevant field
  • Senior-level writing, presentation and strategic/creative skills
  • Superior knowledge/expertise in one or more functional specialties and/or business sectors
  • Strong network of contacts in medical communications or relevant field and growing reputation in medical communications, pharmaceutical industry and/or specialty
  • Superior knowledge/expertise of good publication practice and the principles and practices of medical communications: current events, trends and issues, their impact on the industry.


In addition to a competitive salary, you will receive company benefits including a contributory pension scheme and private healthcare cover.

Do get in touch for more information.

This is a permanent role