Medical Writer

Location: Thames Ditton  |  Surrey  |  England
Sector: Life Sciences
Consultant: Steven Jeffers
Job Reference: SVJ395
Salary: £30000 - £45000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Currently looking for Medical Writers

Working with a well established and dynamic Medical Communications company we are looking for a number of medical writers, have a look at the below spec and if you feel you are a good fit click “Apply” at the bottom.


What you will be doing

  • Writing responsibilities, including:
    • Abstracts for the Hubs
    • Manuscripts for medical and scientific journals
    • Slide decks for congress presentations
    • Advertising copies for pharmaceutical companies
    • Advisory Board and Steering committee meeting summaries
    • Marketing materials
    • Medical meeting materials: abstracts, posters, slides and meeting summaries
    • Monographs
    • Patient education materials
    • White papers
    • Sales training materials
    • Press releases
    • Referencing materials
  • Editorial responsibilities, including:
    • Updating and rewriting material
    • Proofing and copy-editing
  • Provide overall medical/scientific support to the Scientific team
  • Medical meetings attendance including:
    • Selection of the most important abstracts
    • Attendance to the selected sessions
    • Comments and pictures of the selected sessions
    • KOLs interviews
  • Hub(s) responsibilities including:
    • Ensure that the fixed number of articles to be uploaded per week is achieved
    • Perform interviews during international meetings
    • Performed interviews on Skype for a constant upload of experts’ opinions on the Hub(s)
    • Liaise with KOLs to get Case studies
  • Provide medical writing adaptable to different media formats:
    • Traditional print publications
    • Electronic publications
    • Multimedia presentations
    • Videos
    • Podcasts
    • Website content
    • Various social media sites (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook)

What you need

  • Life science degree
  • Excellent client or KOL facing skills – both one-to-one and one-to-group
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience working in medical education or medical communications
  • Smart appearance and demeanor
  • Good attention to detail for written work
  • Ability to find quick and clever ways to overcome difficulties
  • Willing to learn new skills
  • Proficient in all areas of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

If this sounds like you then click “Apply” below.