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AX-7229 Senior Medical Writer

AXESS Ltd Published: 12th April 2019

Description

Ref: AX-7229 

 

JOB SUMMARY
Growing Industry Consultancy with a fantastic working environment, currently has an opportunity for a Senior Medical Writer to be based in their North East, Buckinghamshire or London Office.

 

BACKGROUND

Our Client is a rapidly expanding Global Medical Communications Consultancy. They have offices in the UK, USA and the Middle East. They pride themselves in offering the very best service, which they achieve through employing only highly-qualified, passionate and creative professionals.

The team enjoys challenging convention, pushing the boundaries and delivering bespoke solutions in complex therapy areas.

 

PRIMARY DUTIES

As a Senior Medical Writer in the Medical Communications Team, you’ll take full responsibility for and manage the day-to-day delivery of all assigned editing/writing projects. You’ll develop and deliver written materials in line with client requirements (internal/external), timelines, the editorial policy and the ABPI Code of Practice.

Further responsibilities include both writing and editing, ensuring all written material is: appropriately pitched, on brief when delivered and to deadline. Provide strategic input and direction (e.g. publication plans, consultancy) to clients, as needed as well as developing relationships and interact with clients and key opinion leaders (clinical, industry, NHS), as appropriate. Further responsibilities include:

Participate in the cross checking of editorial work, Identification, liaison and management of freelance medical support, provide in-house editorial review of work undertaken by freelance writers, advise on publishing activities and to support in new business initiatives, including attendance at pitches.

 

QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interpret and fulfil client briefs in a creative and technically accurate manner.

Sound understanding of science and medicine, the healthcare environment and the Medical Education industry coupled with a working knowledge of the publishing industry. Ability to seek out, critically appraise and appropriately cite published information.

Life science degree and a sound understanding of the ABPI Code of Practice

Before you apply for this position it is vital that you are in possession of an EU or UK passport or relevant visa to work without restrictions in the UK.

 

BENEFITS:

Bonus and Pension

 

TO APPLY:

For a confidential discussion please telephone Sukhveer Gill at AXESS Limited on 020 8560 2300 quoting reference 7229.

To apply, please click the APPLY ONLINE button.

 

KEYWORDS:

Medical Writer / Senior Medical Writer / Clinical Medical Writer / medical writer / med writer / Newcastle Medical Writing jobs / pharmaceutical medical writer / UK / MEDICAL COMMUNICATIONS WRITER  / medical writer within med comms

 

ABOUT AXESS:

AXESS has been operating since 1990

We are a recruitment business dedicated to the pharmaceutical industry, specialising in Medical Affairs, Regulatory Affairs & Clinical Development

We match professional candidates to the best permanent, contract and interim roles in the market.

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