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Principal Medical Writer – Medical Communications / Medical Education agency – Macclesfield, Cheshire, UK – £DOE + Bonus + Benefits

The “people” agency, putting their employees first and offering a true work/life balance. This agency goes above and beyond the norm to create the best possible working culture.

The Company

This independently owned, rapidly expanding medical communications agency have a lot to offer, including:

  • PERKS – onsite mindfulness, yoga and Pilates sessions, flexible working, weekly Fika sessions, chillout room with table football, kitchen with seating area
  • SCIENCE – hugely successful team creating the highest standard of scientific communications
  • BENEFITS - annual bonus, pension scheme with 5% employer contributions, healthcare cash back plan for employee and children, private healthcare, 25 days annual leave
  • DEVELOPMENT – whether you are ambitious looking for quick progression, or happy to produce your best work at your current level, this agency accommodates for both with continuous onsite and offsite support and training

The Role

This is a highly varied Principal Medical Writer job where your key responsibilities will be:

  • Creating highly accurate scientific copy, across a full range of medical communications deliverables, from meetings to publications and digital
  • Diverse therapy area exposure, including haematologic oncology, non-small cell lung cancer, rare diseases in haematology, nephrology and immunology
  • Line management of experienced and junior medical writers
  • Option to get involved with regulatory projects if you wish


To be successful within this Principal Medical Writer role, you must:

  • Have experience working at Principal Medical Writer level, or a minimum of 12 months in a Senior Medical Writer role ready to step up
  • Have a minimum of four years medical communications agency experience
  • Line management experience is highly beneficial
  • Be a team player, working collaboratively cross-functionally
  • Possess excellent communication skills and attention to detail


What should you do next?

This Principal Medical Writer role is one not to be missed; it encompasses the opportunity to lead a fantastic team in a fun, sociable, and supportive environment.

To discuss this Principal Medical Writer role, or other similar medical communications medical writing jobs, please get in touch or hit apply to submit your current CV.

Unless otherwise stated, if applying for a job within the UK or European Union, you must ensure that you are already authorised to work there.

Carrot Pharma Recruitment Ltd acts as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency on behalf of our client in recruitment for this role.

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Job Consultant

Katie Goulbourn

Medical Communications and Medical Education


01625 541048


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