Senior Medical Writer

Job Title: Senior Medical Writer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 70466-PHARM-JHY_1513353490
Contact Name: James Harvey
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 15, 2017 15:58

Job Description

Job title: Senior Medical Writer
Job type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £Competitive + benefits package


- My client is a scientifically-orientated agency that completes high-quality work on
behalf of major clients in the pharmaceutical industry
- Due to continual success / growth they are now looking to appoint an experienced Medical
Writer to the team
- The job holder will be responsible for developing scientific content to support
education and training projects for major clients

Key duties & responsibilities:

- Writing and revising scientific content in various therapy areas and for a variety of
- Submitting materials for compliance review and incorporating any necessary changes to
obtain approval for use
- Attending scientific advisory boards and writing minutes
- Reviewing clinical papers and abstracts in order to incorporate data effectively into
communications materials
- Communicating with authors and clients regarding medical/scientific content
- Reviewing and editing manuscripts
- Attending internal and external team meetings

Desired qualifications:

- Advanced Life Sciences degree; MD, PhD, or PharmD
- Excellent written English and strong verbal communication skills
- Desire to work in a collaborative team setting
- Ability to thrive under challenging deadlines and in an energetic environment