Senior Medical Writer

Milton, United Kingdom · M3 EU Ltd expand job description ↓

Description

We are looking for a creative, resourceful and enthusiastic Senior Medical Writer to join our team at Doctors.net.uk. The Medical Writing team at M3 (EU) is responsible for producing a wide variety of content, including promotional material, conference highlights, videos, case studies and more, for a range of clients spanning the pharmaceutical, medical devices, charities and wider healthcare sector.

Requirements

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Writing, editing, proofreading and quality checking content
  • Ensuring content produced is of the highest quality and is compliant to regulatory codes
  • Planning campaigns with the wider team
  • Establishing and maintaining processes to constantly improve efficiency and quality
  • Ability to provide strategic and/or tactical input for client campaigns where required
  • Attending client meetings to plan, scope and discuss campaigns (NB. Day-to-day client relationships are managed by the Client Services team)
  • Working closely with the Business Directors on proposals and pitches
  • Liaison with KOLs in relation to content development
  • Working closely with the Design, Client Services and Programme Management
  • Potential for travel for international and national medical conferences
  • Line-managing and mentoring the medical writing team


Ideal Candidate

  • A life sciences degree (preferably a PhD)
  • At least 3 years’ experience of commercial and/or digital writing (Med Comms, creative agency, education agency)
  • Experience of working across a wide range of therapy areas
  • Experience on working on promotional post-launch drug campaigns would be preferable
  • Ability to understand concepts quickly
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A firm understanding of pharmaceutical regulatory codes of practice is essential
  • Confidence dealing with healthcare professionals and clients
  • Ability to build strong working relationships and surpassing expectations
  • Optional: An interest (and preferably experience) in line management


Behaviour

  • Able to develop and maintain strong professional relationships
  • A clear concise communicator at all levels who develops trust easily both internally and externally to the organisation
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to get involved and show initiative to improve and make internal processes more efficient

Communication

  • Strong written and listening skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills will be needed to build the strong relationships that will be critical to the success of this role
  • Must be able to communicate clearly and concisely throughout the organisation

Benefits

25 Days Annual Leave

Group Personal Pension Plan

Private Medical Insurance

Cycle Purchase Scheme

Active Social Committee

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