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Medical Writer

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Reference: TD9291
Closing Date: 22 Mar 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

Our client a global pharmaceutical company now have a a NEW opportunity for a Medical Writer to join the team. Role:


Our client a global pharmaceutical company now have a a NEW opportunity for a Medical Writer to join the team.   Role:

Establish a central point of contact for all medical writing projects, liaising with other Group departments as the need arises. 
Undertake all research, creation, and editing of all documents to comply with safety and clinical updates according to the Global Company Core Datasheet (CCDS) for all Products.  
Develop a framework for setting internal and external deliverables against each medical writing project, to include project goals and objectives and measurement criteria and business outcomes for each project goal. Conduct leadership, training and support of junior medical writing staff.

Project Management:
•    Act in the capacity of project manager/lead for medical writing projects. This may entail serving as the primary client contact, negotiating deliverable timelines, and resolving project-related issues  
•    Project management of contractual and financial aspects to be performed with management where necessary
•    Serve as the Medical Writing representative to provide proactive support for planning efficient work plans and timelines for medical writing deliverables, and medical writing input into other departmental deliverables.  Identify any potential project challenges to departmental line management and project leader including changes in project plan, timeline or out of scope requests, and suggest possible resolution options
•    Coordinate and conduct interdepartmental team review and sign-off of document deliverables according to Group guidelines/SOPs 
•    Coordinate production and distribution of draft and final documents to regulatory teams.  Ensure that all work is complete and of high quality prior to team distribution
•    Attend internal and technical team meetings as required
•    Assist management as needed with preparation of resourcing estimates for potential new medical writing projects
•    Proactively engage with other departmental resources where necessary to ensure that information/documentation requests are delivered in a professional and timeous manner  

Experience & Qualifications
Third level degree in Science discipline
•    Results and performance driven – deliver results that meet or exceed expectations
•    Sense of urgency – responding to issues and opportunities in a timely manner 
•    Intellectual curiosity – willing to suggest and try new ideas
•    Positive and pro-active approach to business tasks
•    Excellent interpersonal and communication skills 
•    A solutions provider with strong multi-tasking abilities
•    Manage evolving deadlines effectively with regular feedback and updates
•    Enthusiasm and Drive to take ownership and drive process initiatives


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