Principal Medical Writer – Independent Medical Education / Continuing Medical Education Agency – London, Manchester, Cheshire or 100% homebased – ~£50-65k DOE + bonus + benefits
Work on highly impactful educational programmes, influencing the way physicians treat patients
This independently owned and very well-established agency are expanding their stable and loyal workforce with an additional Principal Medical Writer
- Innovative culture, championing originality and creativity with a focus on developing and promoting from within
- Clients: 24 of the top 25 global pharma companies
- Substantial digital studio team
- Specialist learning and development division (courses, lunch & learns, workshops etc.)
- Not-for-profit campaigns
- TA’s include: Obesity, Diabetes, Neurology, Dermatology, Rheumatology and Oncology.
- Benefits: bonus (up to 10%), season ticket loans, Health Shield Cash Plan, income protection (75%), enhanced sick pay, retail & restaurant discount scheme, 25 days annual leave rising to 28 days after 3 years.
You will be responsible for:
- Full project management from grant approval through to completion
- Identifying and engaging with your own network of KOLs
- Deciding on deliverables, defining strategies, designing content, drafting content, review and gaining sign off by faculty.
- Achieving accreditation from appropriate bodies (US and Europe) for CME projects
- Project autonomy with freedom and flexibility to shape the content with minimal involvement from client.
- Coaching, mentoring and reviewing work of more junior writers
- Ongoing new business development, writing proposals and attending pitches.
To be considered for this Principal Medical Writer vacancy, you will be able to demonstrate:
- Experience working as a Senior or Principal Medical Writer
- Either experience or a genuine interest in working in the field of Independent Medical Education (IME) and Continuing Medical Education (CME).
- Scientific qualification, PhD or MSc preferred
What should you do next?
This Principal Medical Writer role is one not to be missed; it encompasses the opportunity to specialise in the areas of IME and CME whilst working for a hugely successful medical communications agency.
To discuss further, please submit your current CV, or give me a call to talk through other Medical Communications jobs I'm currently recruiting for.
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