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Publications Director - Medical Communications

Company: Clinical Professionals Ltd
Location: Surrey
Reference: JO-1802-404068
Closing Date: 21 Jun 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Negotiable
Benefits: £40k+

Job Summary:

Publications Director - Medical Communications A vibrant and growing MedComms agency is looking for a Publications Director to join their publications and medical affairs teams.


Publications Director - Medical Communications

Summary / Heading
A vibrant and growing MedComms agency is looking for a Publications Director to join their publications and medical affairs teams to lead their projects creating and developing abstracts, posters, manuscripts and publications.

You will be utilising excellent verbal and written communication skills to lead your assigned projects, working to manage your junior staff, coordinating with current clients and suppliers and presenting pitches and proposals to current and new clients.

Along with leading the projects, you will also be closely involved in the creation of the materials, reviewing the teams editing, writing and research and advising on improvements and changes.

This is a brilliant opportunity for a Senior Medical Writer or Account Director looking to move into a hybrid-type role or a Publications Manager looking for the next step up in a growing MedComms team.


Salary (If applicable)

Client Company Statement / USP and Link
Company/Role Overview:
This forward-thinking global MedComms company is seeking talented individuals to lead their Publications teams. This diverse role will offer someone the chance to work with a skilled cross-functional team to develop and deliver on a variety of projects, whilst also offering great career prospects and internal training.

* 25 days holiday/year (rising up to 28)
* Private healthcare
* Pension
* Flexible working hours
* Annual bonus scheme
* Personalised training schemes
* Childcare vouchers

Role / Description
Main Job Responsibilities:
* Leading projects to create and develop a range of publications and medical affairs materials.
* Provide leadership to publications/accounts team.
* Supporting with new business development.
* Mentor and guide junior members of the team.

Candidate Requirements:
* Degree qualification in Life Sciences.
* 5 years + Medical Communications experience.
* Experience in using PubSTRAT or similar systems.
* Proven line management experience.
* Experience in reviewing, developing and implementing editorial processes.
* Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
* Advanced Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills.
* Experience of working well under pressure.
* Knowledge of pharmaceutical regulations.
* High level of organisation, attention to detail and time-management.
* Pro-active and enthusiastic.

Role USP
Key Benefits To You:
* Opportunity to support on European & global projects.
* Opportunity to work with highly talented team members within a top MedComms 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, Reading
Tel:  0044 118 959 4990
Fax:  0044 118 956 0607
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