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Medical Director - Publications

Business Type: Medical Communications Agency
Job Type: Medical Writing and Editorial, Medical Communication, Medical Director
Job Level: Experienced (non manager)
Position: Full Time
Location: United Kingdom
Reference: med dir pubs
Job Details:
Who we are: 
CACTUS provides scientific writing services to the Top 10 global pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies. The team comprises writers with advanced degrees in medicine or the life sciences. 
Services we offer include: 
  •  Clinical trial publications 
  •  Medical Affairs educational content 
  •  Medical Information 
  •  Medical devices documentation 
Click on the link to watch a short video of what makes us Global Publication Experts:  
CACTUS was placed 1st among mid-sized Indian companies in the 2017 Great Places to Work survey:   
We were recently ranked #18 in the top 25 Best Small & Medium Workplaces in Asia – 2018, a study conducted by Great Place to Work® Institute  
CACTUS was also ranked 1st as Best Organization for Women Empowerment / Women Talent Development in 2019 
Location: Remote (US/UK) 
“At CACTUS, we believe we put our best work forward when our employees bring together ideas that are diverse in thought. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. In addition, CACTUS will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability or special need, we would like to know how we can better accommodate you.” 
Overview of Role 

CACTUS is currently looking to add self-motivated, entrepreneurial members to its life sciences team. This is an opportunity to grow your career and make a greater impact on the lives around you. 

Roles & Responsibilities: 
  •  Partner with client teams in developing and executing their strategic publication plans 
  •  Work closely with the agency team in developing publications by providing review support 
  •  Train and mentor junior writers; contribute to skill development of the writing team 
  •  Be accountable for quality of deliverables sent to the client 
  •  Work with Account Director to ensure compliance with client SOPs and publication objectives 
  •  Participate in client pitches and business development meetings as the scientific lead 
  •  Ensure organic growth through delivery quality and client engagement 
What’s in it for you? 
 Global exposure: We work with the top 10 Pharmaceutical companies across the globe. So you can be assured that you get the best experience in terms of the profile you handle. 
 Culture & Team: We never stop recruiting the best people because without an amazing team nothing is possible. People at CACTUS are awesome to work with, driven, smart and know how to get things done like nobody else. 
 Learn & Grow: Our goal is to keep you as long possible and help you build a career with us. We do this by creating an environment where you will grow both personally and professionally. 
 Satisfaction & Recognition: With some of the biggest names across the globe as existing clients, doors will open and conversations will flow. You will see the results of your efforts translate into maximum impact. With a competitive salary and benefits package, and our recognition programmes, you will be rewarded for your success. 
So how do we know that’s you? You have the personality and the experience:  
  •  MD/PhD or similar advanced degree 
  •  At least 4-5 years of core writing experience and 3-5 years of experience as a Medical Director in a scientific writing team at a pharmaceutical company or a medical communications agency 
  •  Experience across several therapy areas and strong editorial skills 
  •  Demonstrated expertise in developing and executing publication plans for both investigational and mature products, including gap analyses, needs assessments, scientific platforms, identifying target audiences, and journals and congresses 
  •  Experience with developing digital content to supplement traditional publications 
  •  Experience of providing congress support and conducting advisory board meetings 
  •  Willingness to train and develop junior writers by doing detailed reviews of documents and training sessions 
  •  Willing to travel to client locations in the US and elsewhere  
How to apply? 

Send in your updated CV along with a cover letter to Feel free to write to us in case you have any queries. 

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Posted: 27/07/2020 | NPJ Ref: 256888
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