Medical/Pharmaceutical Copy Reviewer

30,000 - 40,000
27 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
About IndigoMedical: IndigoMedical is an innovative expanding Medical Communications and Compliance Agency which provides tailored solutions to the pharmaceutical industry. Our clients include both large blue chip and smaller niche pharmaceutical companies. Operating out of our Milton Keynes based office, we have a growing team of physicians, pharmacists and life scientists. Job Purpose: IndigoMedical provides compliance approval services for a number of pharmaceutical companies at UK and above country level. The focus of this role is the review and approval of a wide range of pharmaceutical industry generated promotional and non-promotional materials across multiple therapy areas, for technical accuracy and compliance with national and international codes, such as the ABPI and EFPIA Codes of Practice. Materials are directed at a range of audiences, for example industry employees, healthcare professionals, media, members of the public, patients and caregivers, and can include sales campaigns, training and education, meetings and symposia, disease awareness and press materials. Dissemination can be via hard copy but is increasingly digital, e.g. video, website, app. Main Duties and Responsibilities: Review materials for approval, providing scientific/medical judgement on the quality and legitimacy of assets, in order to meet compliance regulations. Ensure reviews are completed to a high standard of accuracy and within timescales. Involvement in developing materials such as training modules and promotional claims guides for the pharmaceutical industry. Collaborate with the internal team, the client and external agencies to achieve positive outcomes. Work across different sectors of the internal business in order to develop materials in-house and for clients. Any other task which may be deemed appropriate. Essential Criteria Pharmacy or Life Sciences Degree Experience of working in a collaborative, team-oriented environment Ability to interpret clinical data and rapidly assimilate new therapy areas Basic knowledge of medical statistics Ability to communicate effectively at all levels including verbally and written Strong attention to detail Excellent project/time management and organisational skills Able to work independently and comfortable working with high volumes and to tight deadlines IT literate with working knowledge of MS Office (Outlook, WORD, Excel and PowerPoint) Desirable Criteria Experience of working within the pharmaceutical industry Experience of technical copy review Knowledge of national and international pharmaceutical codes of practice (ABPI, EFPIA, IFPMA) Biomedical database searching