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Company: PRA Health Sciences
Location: Swansea, United Kingdom
Reference: CCa-2017-44085
Closing Date: 16 Mar 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Excellent Salary and Benefits

Job Summary:

Due to extensive growth in our Medical Writing team we have a unique opportunity for an experienced Manager of Medical Writing to join our new team in Swansea.



Location: Swansea, UK

We believe that our people are the future of the industry. We provide a culture in which our employees can enjoy personal satisfaction, professional achievement and have the ability to strategically map out long-term career plans. If you're ready to be a part of something inspiring join us and Discover Your PRA.

Position overview:

Due to extensive growth in our Medical Writing team we have a unique opportunity for an experienced Manager of Medical Writing to join our new team in Swansea. The Manager will provide professional support and development opportunities to a thriving team of junior medical writers. Where necessary the Manager of Medical Writing will be involved in some professional medical writing tasks.

The Manager of Medical Writing provides expertise in the area of regulatory writing and will have oversight of the team who are primarily responsible for writing and editing patient narratives, and other deliverables as required. The Manager demonstrates commercial awareness in order to adjust and adapt quickly to the changes of our dynamic organisation.

Other tasks will include:

  • Continually assessing the capability and capacity of the team in line with client requirements.
  • Assists the wider leadership team with the development of department procedures and initiatives.
  • Collaborates with other departments to identify, investigate, and implement new business opportunities.
  • Helps provide strategic direction for regulatory writing programs.

You are:

An experienced line manager with keen eye for detail, an affinity for inspiring and developing others. You have an adaptable working style with the ability to establish and reset priorities as the need arise.

Here at PRA we want our employees to succeed and ensure that they are set up for this success through constant training, development and support. To enable success in this position you will have:

  • A Batchelor’s degree in the life sciences (or equivalent experience), with an advanced degree (MSc or PhD) preferred
  • Formal people management experience
  • A demonstrated background in communicating complex scientific data with a considerable amount of experience in regulatory writing.

Your health, your family, your career, your money — the things that matter to you, matter to us. The benefits of PRA just get better and better.

PRA Health Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace.

If you have any questions please email or call our recruitment department at +44 (0) 1189 213098

For more information please visit our website:

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Contact Information:

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4130 Park Lake Avenue ( Suite 400)
North Carolina 27612
North Carolina 27612
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