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Medical Writer

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October 19, 2021
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Job Description

You will be responsible for developing and delivering original, accurate, high-quality content (manuscripts, slides and other editorial assignments) within the project specifications, timeline, and budget.

Salary: $Competitive + excellent benefits (bonus, medical cover etc.)

Location: Multiple States, flexible depending on experience, (office and remote based opportunities available)

About The Role

You will be responsible for developing and delivering original, accurate, high-quality content (manuscripts, slides and other editorial assignments) within the project specifications, timeline, and budget.

You will provide high-quality scientific editorial oversight for both project work and business development efforts. You will strive to function as a scientific and therapeutic expert for your assigned project teams, and function as the primary writer for assigned accounts. In return, Fishawack will offer you excellent job benefits, on-going career opportunities and a supportive & flexible working environment.

About Fishawack Health

Fishawack Health is the leading global commercialization partner for the modern life science era. Established in 2001 and headquartered in the UK, the organization is powered by a 1,300+ globe-spanning pack of strategic, creative, and scientific experts. We empower healthcare professionals and patients with the knowledge they need to live better lives.

Our core operating units—Medical, Marketing, Market Access, and Consulting—bring together best-in-class capabilities from around the world. We empower our pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical technology clients to navigate the most complex of ecosystems, helping them on an effective path to develop, launch, and grow their brands, services, and portfolios.

Our internationally recognized, award-winning teams collaborate across operations in the UK (Brighton, Fleet, London, Knutsford, Manchester, Oxford, and Sale), Ireland (Dublin), USA (Chicago, Evansville, Minneapolis, New York, Philadelphia, San Diego, Scottsdale, and St. Louis), Greece (Athens), and Singapore.

What You'll Do

  • Liaise with clients, authors and colleagues to progress projects effectively,
  • Develop clear, concise outlines, on-target first drafts, and proactively incorporates data/revisions
  • Cultivate expertise in assigned therapeutic areas
  • Attend congresses, symposia and advisory board meetings as required and liaising with speakers and clients
  • Provide input on project specifications, costings and schedules, working with the internal account team to ensure projects are delivered to time and budget
  • Provide good briefings to colleagues and freelancers
  • Improve clarity in others' writing
  • Ensure flow, content, and grammar are appropriate
  • Enhance clarity and grammatical accuracy of the writing while maintaining the voice/tone/thoughts of external authors
  • Ensure scientific accuracy while editing and referencing
  • Mentor new writers (depending on individual, level of experience and opportunity)

About You

  • Ideally 2+ years of medical writing experience (achieved either in an agency environment or in-house)
  • Bachelor's degree in the life sciences, PharmD or PhD is highly advantageous
  • Proficiency in the use of MS Office, specifically Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Proficiency in internet and PubMed searches
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and as part of a team

What We Offer

We offer a creative, supportive environment with a uniquely diverse career structure where you will be able to continuously develop and tailor your career towards your preferred route, be that scientific delivery, operational, or client service.

Our STEPS training programme – Supporting Training, Enhancing Professional Development – provides a broad range of training delivered in-house and on-line, and supplements on-the-job training/project team-led training initiatives. We also offer bonus, private medical insurance plus many other excellent employee benefits.

Reasonable Adjustments

We'll consider any reasonable adjustments you'd like us to put in place in the interests of fairness and equal opportunities.

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