Principal Medical Writer

Optimus Life Sciences
£55k - £65k pa
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Principal Medical Writer

Position: Full time office based with flexibility to work from home
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £55000-£65000

As Principal Medical Writer you will be responsible for the preparation, review and editing of key documents for regulatory submissions. This position is perfect for experienced Senior Regulatory Medical Writers that are looking to develop their Medical Writing Career in a well-known Medical Writing Consultancy. This Medical Writing Consultancy are well known for providing well written clinical and regulatory documentation to top international pharmaceutical companies. You will be responsible for ensuring that all clinical data meets the requirements of regulatory guidelines whilst managing a team of junior Medical Writers.


* Create a range of documents related to regulatory, submission, abstracts and publications
* Ensure that all client objectives are met through applying the appropriate scientific criteria
* Manage all medical writing activities associated with individual studies
* Oversee the writer work of more junior medical writers
* Complete administrative tasks within specified timeframes
* Develop and maintain good relationships with both internal and external colleagues
* Provide support with business development activities


* At 8 years regulatory medical writing experience (essential)
* PhD in Life Sciences or Medicine (essential)
* Excellent leadership skills
* Excellent communication and presentation skills
* The ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
* Advanced scientific skills (essential)
* The ability to work as part of a team and on an individual basis

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