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Senior Medical Writer – Part office based – Part Home-based - Kent

Company: Barrington James Scientific
Location: Kent
Reference: cs med
Closing Date: 19 Mar 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

To meet our needs, the successful applicant will be able to: • Work as part of a team •Communicate confidently, assertively, and diplomatically, both verbally and in writing • Demonstrate a solid scientific academic background, together with existing regulatory medical writing experience.


Depending on level of experience, the successful applicant should also be able to:

·      understand and interpret study objectives and clinical trial data and the regulatory and scientific requirements of the documents we prepare

·      Confidently work with others to develop study protocols from brief outlines, and take responsibility for a variety of clinical documents for a wide range of both international and local sponsors, across all therapeutic areas

·      Coordinate and lead local and global writing teams for programs of studies

·      Interact directly with international project team members and sponsors, proactively manage his/her own deliverables, and identify and respond appropriately with solutions to any potential issues and problems

·      multi-task, balancing project lead roles with QC and senior review responsibilities for others, and helping out colleagues in the team on a planned or ad hoc basis

·      Work with minimal direction, identify project needs, and create project timelines

·      mentor/train junior staff, as assigned,


These are full-time positions, based primarily in our modern, purpose-built facilities in Reading, Berkshire or Livingston, West Lothian, with the option to work from home for part of the week.


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PhD or  degree in a life science-related discipline, communications, technical writing, or related field, with at least 5 years' broad-ranging experience as a medical writer within a pharmaceutical environment, including lead writer roles in preparing clinical study protocols and/or method validation and study data reports; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

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To find out more about this and other exciting opportunities based in the UK and Europe then please contact Christopher Swain now for an informal and confidential chat about industry possibilities. Send your C.V. to or call 0441293776644.

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Rowan House Smallfield Road Horley Surrey
Tel:  01293 776644
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