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Editorial Team Leader

Company: Clinical Professionals Ltd
Location: Cheshire
Reference: J32425
Closing Date: 23 Mar 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Negotiable
Benefits: up to £65k per annum

Job Summary:

Editorial Team Leader A busy, independent MedComms agency is looking for an Editorial Team Leader to join their growing team.


Editorial Team Leader

Summary / Heading
A busy, independent MedComms agency is looking for an Editorial Team Leader to join their growing team.
You will be utilising strong written communication skills to create, develop and review medical education copy for a variety of materials (with an emphasis technology-rich projects) whilst ensuring this adheres to client specifications, ABPI regulations and budgetary requirements. The position also requires excellent verbal communications skills to collaborate closely with internal and external stakeholders, line-manage a team of writers (at junior and senior level) and brief freelance/temporary writers when required.
The Editorial Team Leader will be expected to be hands on with the personal development and mentoring of line reports, including reviews and catch-up meetings, whilst also being happy to undertake writing duties when required.

This is a brilliant opportunity for the successful candidate to be part of the Operational team in a fast-growing coming agency. This position is ideal either for an established ETL or a Senior/Principal Medical Writer looking for the next step up!

Salary (If applicable)
up to £65k per annum
Client Company Statement / USP and Link

Company/Role Overview:
This fast-growing and forward-thinking MedComms company is seeking talented individuals to lead their writing teams. This diverse role will offer someone the chance to work with a skilled team to develop and deliver materials on a range of projects, whilst simultaneously taking responsibility for line managing other writers.

* Competitive pension scheme
* Competitive holiday
* Life assurance
* Bonus scheme

Role / Description
Main Job Responsibilities:
* Line managing a large team of writers and editors across a variety of therapy areas.
* Briefing freelance and temporary writers (as required).
* Creating and developing scientific content for a range of communications materials (as required).

Candidate Requirements:
* PhD qualification (Life Sciences)
* Minimum 5 years Medical Writing experience in medical communications either agency-aide or in-house.
* Experience in line-management of writers.
* A good understanding of at least one of the following therapy areas: cardio-metabolic, infectious diseases, oncology, haematology and neurology.
* Advanced Word and PowerPoint skills.
* Knowledge of pharmaceutical regulations with experience of working to ABPI.
* High level of organisation and time-management.

Role USP
Key Benefits To You:
* Opportunity to support a variety of projects.
* Opportunity to work with highly talented team members within a top creative agency.

Agency Statement / USP / Link / Contact Details
Clinical Professionals are the leading pharmaceutical staffing consultancy in Europe. We are the agency of choice for medical communications professionals as we are the most knowledgeable recruiters within our specialist sectors and receive the highest number of jobs across the UK of all agencies - therefore you can leave your job search and career guidance safely in our hands alone! Our expert consultants and resourcers have been working in the medical communications market for a number of years and understand the nuances of this sector, so can give tailored advice for YOU and outstanding levels of service throughout your career. We also have great relationships with our clients so pride ourselves on being able to identify clients that may be the perfect ‘fit' for you and bring you to their attention. By working proactively with candidates we find you the RIGHT job at the RIGHT time.

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Contact Information:

Address:  Clinical Professionals UK
3rd Floor
33 Blagrave Street
Tel:  0044 118 959 4990
Fax:  0044 118 956 0607
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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