Senior Medical Writer

Location: London  |  Greater London  |  England
Sector: Life Sciences
Consultant: Matthew Pitcher
Job Reference: SVJ0119
Salary: £40000 - £55000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

We are excited to be working with a fantastic company based in London this role is for someone to join their editorial team within the medical communications side of the organisation. They are well established and the role has come about do to continued expansion, the location of the office make its very easy to commute to with plenty on offer around to do.

We are looking for someone with the following

  • Degree in life science
  • 4 years min working in a medical communication agency/enviorment
  • Keen eye for detail

The purpose of the role is

  • To work as part of a small editorial team within the medical communications division.
  • The division as a whole creates and delivers a wide range of projects, serving the needs of both the pharmaceutical company sponsors and the healthcare professional audience.
  • The editorial team works closely with a client services team and commercial staff on a day-to-day basis.
    • The key responsibilities of the editorial team are:
      • Creating concepts and content for the division’s projects
      • Quality-assuring the project materials (ensuring that they meet the needs of the sponsors and target audience)
      • Acting as a source of internal and external knowledge in key therapy areas, the ABPI Code of Practice and the role of bodies such as NICE.

The Senior Medical Editor and Writer is responsible for managing and leading the progress of assigned projects, ensuring agreed timelines are met and quality standards upheld. The incumbent will also play a key part in proposing and defining the scope of new projects and in assisting the Editorial Director in allocating and integrating work within the team.