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Publications Manager – Medical Writing – Reputable Consultancy

Company: Barrington James Europe
Location: Manchester
Reference: PM-03Dw
Closing Date: 17 Dec 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): 30,000 - 40,000
Benefits: Competitive

Job Summary:

I am currently keen to have a conversation with Junior/Associate/Medical Writing Professionals who are looking to take their career to the next step as a Publications Manager whose core duty will be looking after a pool of Freelance writers.


I am currently partnered with a rapidly growing and expanding global healthcare consultancy based in the United Kingdom.

My client specialises within Real World studies having over 20 years’ experience in their field. Looking to organically grow across Europe, they are now seeking talented professionals who will help contribute to the continued success of their operations.

Therefore, my client is now in need of a Publications Manager who will be responsible for looking after their pool of freelance medical writers, as well as having the opportunity to develop and submit their own abstracts - helping my client to build a continued successful operation.


  • Develop and submit abstracts whilst engaging with the therapy team
  • Critically review work submitted by the team, analysing the quality and providing feedback
  • Be responsible for the group of freelance medical writers
  • Ensure publication development processes are in compliance with relevant guidelines
  • Coordinating author feedback in line with my client and their external authors
  • Manage the manuscripts that will eventually go through


  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in Medical Writing
  • Educated to a relevant healthcare Masters or PhD level
  • Full understanding around the processes of medical publications
  • Computer and Microsoft Office Package literate
  • A strong level of interpersonal skills and the willingness to work on projects as part of a wider team
  • High level of communication, organisational and time management skills
  • Thorough knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry
  • Attention to detail


  • A highly competitive package
  • Incentive and reward schemes available for good performance
  • The opportunity to grow with one of the most rapidly expanding global consultancies
  • A friendly and informal office environment

This opportunity provides the right candidate the chance to work and implement previous medical writing experience as well being able to develop managerial skills.

If you feel this is the right position for you or are just eager to find out more then do not hesitate to get in touch with me directly on;

+44 (0) 1293 776644  or

Alternatively, click here for my LinkedIn

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