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Senior Medical Writer - Uxbridge or Worthing - PAREXEL MedCom

Business Type: Medical Communications Agency
Job Type: Medical Writing and Editorial
Job Level: Experienced (non manager)
Position: Full Time
Location: London
Reference: sw-ss-job

If you are passionate about Medical Communications then you’re speaking our language

Are you on a mission to make a real difference in your career, your environment and your knowledge? If you are innovative, dynamic and motivated, we want to know more about you

PAREXEL MedCom is looking to hire an experienced, UK-based (Uxbridge or Worthing, or we can also look at homebased for people at senior level) Scientific Writer/Scientific Specialist (Senior Medical Writer) to take writing responsibilities for established accounts.

We can offer you a fully supported and structured career path. Furthermore, working with a large client base, we can offer you a wide range of project types and therapeutic areas.

This role comes with a competitive salary, bonus up to 10% and car allowance. We can also offer a fully homebased position for the right candidate

  • You will develop high-quality scientific content by means of all necessary research, scientific writing, editing, and fact checking, to meet deadlines and work within project scope and objectives. Applies to all formats of MedCom’s communication outputs
  • You will acquire and maintain in-depth understanding of relevant therapy areas (Oncology/Respiratory/CNS experience preferred), client products, and objectives
  • You will take ownership of assigned projects or programs and resolve complex technical issues, with minimal management direction, to ensure excellent project delivery.
  • You will liaise effectively with client and external authors/opinion leaders during the lifecycle of assigned projects or programs 
Experience required
  • Oncology/Respiratory/CNS experience preferred
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Technical expertise:
  • Ability to acquire and apply specialized therapy area knowledge
  • Ability to understand and implement marketing messages
  • Effective project management skills.
  • Strong client focus.
  • Ability to interact professionally within a client organization.
  • Effective presentation skills. Ability and willingness to participate in the training and mentoring of other team members
  • Willingness to undertake continuous professional learning and development
  • Willingness to work in a matrix environment and to value the importance of teamwork
To apply, send your CV along with cover letter to Amisha Seda, Senior Recruitment Specialist, at

Posted: 05/10/2017 | NPJ Ref: 196135
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