Scientific Lead

Job Title: Scientific Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 71232-PHARM-ANZ_1520962322
Contact Name: Anne Zoledziejewski
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 13, 2018 17:32

Job Description

Do you have a passion for medical communications & medical education and would love to grow a small team? This is an exciting role for an ambitious Scientific Lead who is now looking for an exciting challenge to develop and shape a medical communications agency's future direction.

Our client is an industry- leading company providing the interface between healthcare professional and their independent medical education needs, including those fulfilling specific continuing medical education requirements.

*Lead editorial, scientific and educational aspects of projects including event, content, material and publications.
*Drive new business activity from a scientific and editorial perspective through leading and conducting educational needs assessments and supporting the development of funding requests.
*Demonstrate a solid understanding of own key therapy areas and show ability to work on new therapy areas with the same quality of delivery.
*Ensure quality, accuracy and compliance of deliverables.
*Manage the teams editorial workload, and discussing any resourcing concerns with the Director win a timely manner.

Ideal Candidate
*Strong educational background within life sciences (MSc or PhD)
*Passionate, enthusiastic with an acute eye for detail
*5 years medical writing experience
*IME/CME experience desirable
*Agency/CME experience desirable

The role offers a competitive salary and lots of opportunity to develop your career.

If you are an experienced Editor and would like to be part of a happy, sociable, engaging team of professionals then please send your CV over to Anne at

If this advertisement does not match what you are looking for but you know of a person who would be ideal for the role then we do offer a lucrative referral scheme for successful placements. If you know of a great candidate then please get in touch.

Other medical communication roles we are currently recruiting for include:
*Medical communication Associate
*Medical Writer
*Senior Medical Writer
*Account Director