Senior/Principal Medical Writer, Medical Communications and PR

£45000 - £60000 per annum
20 Dec 2013
17 Jan 2014
Samantha Humphreys-Davies
Full Time
A medical communications agency with international offices and opportunities is currently looking to hire a senior or principal medical writer with experience of a wide range of therapy areas. You will be based within their medical communications and PR departments working with major pharmaceutical brands. Promotions in this agency are very common and the extensive training on offer is not to be missed!

The role:

- Working closely with the account handlers producing high quality materials across a variety of media including digital, scientific papers, abstracts and posters
- Working with both the medical communications and PR teams
- Mentoring and training more junior members of your team
- Therapy areas include oncology, haematology, pain and cardiac devices

About you:

- A life science degree (MSc or PhD preferable)
- An established medical writer within a medical communications agency with a minimum of 5 years` experience
- A demonstrable interest in and understanding of PR
- Excellent team working skills and knowledge of the common codes of practice in medical writing

If you have the required experience in medical writing, please forward your CV to or call 020 7359 8244 quoting reference number 24826.