Medical Writer

Location: Crawley  |  Hampshire  |  England
Sector: Resourcing
Consultant: Life Sciences Team
Job Reference: HQCH045OMW
Salary: £40000 - £75000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

We seek motivated individuals interested in career development as well as being part of one of the leading oncology research teams both in the US and EU. One of the biggest and most lively towns in Surrey, Crawley sits midway between the colorful city of Brighton and the sprawl of London.

Crawley is perfectly placed to explore the south, yet offers dozens of attractions in its own right and has a range of superb sporting and leisure facilities, such as one of the best public golf courses in England.

Seeking a motivated individual with a science, research, publishing and/or medical writing background who would like the opportunity to help us build our medical writing team and be involved in the development of new products being evaluated for the treatment of cancer.

As well as a strong interest in medical writing, the ideal applicant will also have the ambition to develop their project management capabilities.

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to the preparation of:


  • Clinical study protocols and protocol amendments
  • Investigational Medicinal Products Dossiers
  • Clinical Trial Applications and amendments
  • Interim and final reports for clinical studies
  • Annual study reports
  • Investigator brochures
  • Patient Informed Consent forms

A Ph.D. or MSc in Biochemistry, Immunology, Biology or a health-related science is desirable. Some familiarity with industry principles of drug safety, US and international regulatory guidelines, drug development, biostatistics, pharmacology, clinical trial methodology, and oncology would be advantageous although not mandatory. The position requires proven ability to meet deadlines and be results-oriented. Ability to manage critical issues on multiple projects simultaneously is key. The person in this capacity will be a team-player, highly organized, self-motivated, and extremely detail-oriented. He/she will have strong oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and advanced computer literacy (MS Word is required).