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Medical Writer or Senior Medical Writer – Medical Communications Agency – MedEd- Central London/ Remote - £competitive

The Company

This passionate, fast-paced agency that works across a range of medical education projects, these include webinars, digital events, videos and marketing materials to educate healthcare professionals about pharmaceutical advancements are looking for experienced medical writers to join their expanding team.

  • Close-knit and collaborative team
  • Work with many top pharmaceutical companies
  • Work across a range of therapy areas including diabetes, respiratory, cardiology and woundcare
  • Competitive benefits, including 30 days holidays (+8 bank holidays)
  • Gorgeous central London offices, a short walk from London Bridge

The Role

This role will focus on omnichannel events and projects. Alongside this you will be developing materials including both scientific (presentations, fact sheets, CPD modules, etc) and meeting collateral (agendas, flyers, websites, etc) aligned with the project brief.

  • Creating concepts and content for the division’s projects
  • Writing content for a wide range of project materials (e.g. copy for invitation letters, websites, programme books, slide decks, published reports, full manuscripts)
  • Work closely with a client services team, editorial team, and commercial staff
  • Liaising with authors/speakers
  • Quality-assuring the project materials (ensuring that they meet the needs of the sponsors and target audience)
  • Acting as a source of internal and external knowledge for therapy areas including diabetes and cardiovascular disease, the ABPI Code of Practice, and the role of bodies such as NICE
  • Copyediting and proof-reading
  • Project management responsibilities
  • Maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of the ABPI Code of Practice


If you are an experienced in developing materials for healthcare/medical audiences, including both scientific presentations and copywriting (e.g. websites, emails) this could the ideal role for you.

  • Demonstrable editorial experience within a medical education environment
  • Degree in life sciences
  • Be able to meet monthly in the office (London)
  • Demonstrable knowledge of the main principles of pharmacology, evidence-based medicine and drug regulation and governance
  • Knowledge of the principles and requirements of the ABPI code of compliance
  • Experience with regulatory approval of materials through Veeva or Zinc (desirable)
  • Immaculate spelling and grammar
  • Excellent eye for detail
  • Willingness to engage in occasional travel (desirable)
  • Desktop publishing skills: InDesign, Acrobat, Illustrator (desirable)
  • Open to part-time work DoE

What should you do next?

This Medical Writer role is one not to be missed; it encompasses the opportunity to work on exciting projects with a collaborative team and lots of scope for progression. To discuss this Medical Writer/ Senior Medical Writer role further or to find out about other Medical Writing or Editing jobs I’m currently working on, 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. Otherwise, your application will not be progressed.

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

Zoe Pindar-Ark

Editorial and Medical Writing  

Senior Associate Consultant

01625 361 073

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