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Principal Medical Writer / Editorial Team Lead- Medical Communications - (London)

Company: Candour Recruitment
Location: London
Reference: Prin Med Writer Lon
Closing Date: 09 Apr 17
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): 40,000 - 60,000
Benefits: Excellent, comprehensive and flexible

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Job Summary:

An outstanding opportunity has arisen to join a medical communications company with a global client base. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced project manager with experience of working within medical communications who is looking for a supportive collaborative medical communications agency.


Principal Medical Writer / Editorial Team Lead

          London - Medical Communications Agency            


 Principal Medical Writer / Editorial Team Lead - Medical Comms

This role is perfect for you if:

  • Are a proactive and motivated individual looking for a dynamic role in a growing medical communications agency
  • Are keen to take the lead on accounts in different therapy areas involving a broad range of projects, including publications
  • Are able to motivate and mentor other team members and junior writers

Key Tasks:

  • To develop high quality, scientifically and medically accurate communications materials for Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and Medical Device industries.
  • To develop skills and gain experience in developing a variety of materials
  • Assist senior members of the team as required to move key projects along smoothly
  • Research, write, edit and proof a wide range of communications material to the highest standard.
  • Ensure materials are aligned with the client brief, tailored to the target audience, delivered on time and within budget.
  • Develop knowledge across multiple therapy areas.

Key skills required:

  • Previous medical writing experience within an agency
  • Minimum of a degree, preferably candidates will have a PhD or Medical qualification.
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to adapt to target audience
  • Attention to detail regarding style/consistency, grammar, syntax, scientific accuracy, layout and design.

Remuneration – The salary will depend on the successful candidate but in the region of £45,000 to £60,000. 

Apply today by clicking the button below, this is a unique opportunity to further your career as a Medical Writer in a market leading Med Comms Agency.

Keywords: Medical writer, writer, Medical writing, Medical communications, Scientific writing, London, Medical agency, Communications, Editorial, Team Leader, Team Lead, Senior medical writer

Services advertised by Candour Recruitment Ltd are those of an employment business.

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
44 Broad Hinton, Twyford, Berks
RG10 0LP
Tel:  0118 466 8088
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