Senior Medical Writer

Clinical Professionals
London (Greater)
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Medical Writer
Are you looking to take the next step in your career? Or maybe just looking for a change?
We can make it happen!

Senior Medical Writers take a leadership role in the delivery of accurate and well-written medical/scientific communications. The quality of the written work has an immediate impact on the company`s deliverables. Therefore, excellent performance in the role contributes to ensuring continued business and long-term client relationships.
As a Senior Medical Writer you will also be responsible for managing, coaching and mentoring more junior writing staff in your project teams, as well as editing and fact-checking your own work, and the work of others.

Located in and around London.
Salary: Competitive
Excellent company benefits plus developing your career and skills to establish your place within Medical Communications.

Role description/ What you`ll experience:Permanent and contract options available, within a well-established, creative healthcare agency looking to expand and develop.
The main responsibilities of this role require that you:
- Demonstrate a high level of competency with a range of programs
- Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication, setting an example for junior writing staff
- Ensure that written materials are scientifically accurate and supported by robust sources
- Mentor medical writers, and other project team members who are involved in the creation of content
- Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of relevant scientific and clinical data for projects, therapy areas, market landscapes, as well as brand marketing strategy and promotional key messages, where appropriate
- Progress projects according to agreed schedules and deadlines
- Coordinate team members effectively, ensuring that individuals under your guidance understand their responsibilities, and perform according to the instructions given
- Provide general scientific expertise for new business pitches and, where needed, contribute to the writing of proposals

- College or university degree or equivalent
- Minimum five years as a Medical Writer in medical communications
- Senior?level writing, presentation and strategic/creative skills
- Superior knowledge/expertise in one or more functional specialties and/or business sectors

Clinical Professionals:
Clinical Professionals are the leading pharmaceutical staffing consultancy in Europe. We are the agency of choice for medical communications professionals as we are the most knowledgeable recruiters within our specialists sectors and receive the highest number of jobs across the UK of all our agencies - therefore you can leave your job search and career guidance safely in our hands alone! Our expert consultants and resourcers have been working in the medical communications market for a number of years and understand the nuances of this sector, so can give you tailored advice for YOU and outstanding levels of service thr