Senior Medical Writer - Independent Dynamic Agency - London

  • Job Reference: 154028478-2
  • Date Posted: 12 May 2020
  • Recruiter: Paramount Recruitment
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Marketing, Public Relations, Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Senior / Principal Medical Writer - Independent Agency - London

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior or Principal Medical Writer to join a boutique, dynamic independent agency based in London. This innovative agency offers a full service of medical communications solutions, and with a focus on rare diseases you can expect to work on some really interesting and ground breaking projects.

As an Experienced Medical Writer you will work across a range of projects - interacting with clients at a high level. This is a client facing role and you will be embedded in your clients brand.

*Create scientific content for a range of communication activities, both promotional and educational, as lead or support writer
*Provide senior editorial advice and support to the team
*Act as main point of contact on matters of scientific content for the client and
external experts
*Take briefs directly from clients with minimal supervision
*Support the senior management team in new business by providing scientific expertise during the development of a proposal and at pitch
*Input to development of budgets and timelines
*Keep up to date with developments in relevant therapy areas and the pharmaceutical industry
*Liaise with designers and artworkers to generate layout of copy
*Provide onsite editorial support at congresses, advisory boards and standalone meetings

Experience required:
-Educated to Msc or PhD level in life sciences
-Several years' (3-4+) experience as a Medical Writer within healthcare communication agencies
-A commercial mindset and the ability to adapt to working on medical education and PR projects.
-Can write scientific content across a range of activities, from the highly scientific to the strongly marketing (e.g. slide decks, detail aids, website content, training programmes)
-Strong client facing skills and the ability to deliver in pitches

In return you will be rewarded a competitive starting salary and benefits package. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly and supportive team, with fantastic career development and progression prospects. For further information on this fantastic opportunity please contact myself, Lauren Gripton, at Paramount Recruitment, on

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