Associate Medical Writer

Associate Medical Writer

Location Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Job Type Immediate Start Graduate Role
Salary £26000 - £32000 per annum
Sector Science and Research

Associate Medical Writer

Job Location: Buckinghamshire (Commutable from Amersham, Chesham, Watford, Slough, Aylesbury etc.)
Job Salary: Up to £32,000 depending on experience
Job Details: Full time, permanent
Job Keywords: Medical Writer Jobs / Medical Communications Jobs / Scientific Communications Jobs / Editorial Jobs / Biology Jobs / Biomedical Science Jobs / Biochemistry Jobs / Pharmaceutical Science Jobs / Pharmacology Jobs

We are currently working with a leading scientific communications and medical publishing company in Buckinghamshire who are looking to expand their team and hire an Associate Medical Writer. The company deliver clinical news, medical information and guidelines to healthcare professionals throughout the UK. Their vision is to encourage best practice in healthcare to further improve patients care and lives.

The company pride themselves on the accuracy and quality of clinical and medical materials produced for their clients, so they are looking for someone with excellent proofreading and editing skills to join their expanding team. They off a generous salary, hybrid working and opportunities for progression.

Job Responsibilities

The Associate Medical Writer will be the in-house editorial lead on a variety of educational and promotional projects for pharmaceutical clients. The selected candidate will have the opportunity to work on a range of different project types including printed articles, animations, videos, webinars as some examples.

  • Liaising with key opinion leaders in the healthcare industry to produce high quality content
  • Copy editing, restructuring, rewriting content
  • Fact-checking and proofreading content at all stages to ensure accuracy
  • Writing copy including content of emails, author briefs etc.
  • Working with freelance medical writers
  • Communicating with pharmaceutical clients and liaising with the sales team, account managers and project managers
  • Attending internal and client meetings to discuss projects with clients

Job Requirements

  • Ideally an MSc or PhD in a Life Science or Pharmaceutical degree area
  • BSc will be considered with suitable experience
  • Excellent development editing, copy editing and proofreading skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Strong time management and communication skills