Medical Writer

Optimus Life Sciences
£35k - £45k pa
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Editorial Assistant

Location: Bath

Salary: £35000-£45000

Position: Full-time office based

This well-known medical communications agency is looking for an enthusiastic life science graduate to join their team. You will be provided with extensive training both internal and external to provide you with the knowledge needed. As Editorial Assistant, you will be working closely with a team of experienced medical writing professionals in a supportive and creative environment. This role is perfect for those that have a strong scientific background and are passionate about medical communications and eager to learn about new therapeutic areas.


* Provide the scientific and medical support to ensure successful project delivery
* Develop expertise and knowledge across a range of therapeutic areas of projects, including an understanding of the science behind products within the disease state
* Collaborate with the internal team to optimise workflow and ensure timely delivery of high-quality materials to meet client briefs
* Develop and deliver scientifically accurate, high quality content across a range of promotional and educational items that is aligned with client strategic objectives, to time and within budget
* Display a good understanding of clients' goals and disease areas.
* Write scientifically accurate, grammatically correct copy to deadline


* Have significant experience of medical writing within a medical communications agency
* Be able to assess a client's business problems
* Proficiency in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
* Attention to detail and scientific accuracy
* Life Science degree
* Ability to adapt quickly to a wide range of therapy areas

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