Senior Medical Writer (inScience Communications)

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Date: Jul 22, 2022

Location: Chester, GB GB London, GB

Company: Springer Nature Group

Springer Healthcare is a leading global medical communications and education provider. Working in partnership with pharmaceutical companies and key opinion leaders, Springer Healthcare develop bespoke content delivered via multichannel solutions, providing the essential tools to support healthcare professionals in achieving the best possible outcomes for patients.

Senior Medical Writer, (inScience Communications)

Locations: Chester, London or Manchester

Hybrid working 

Closing date: 22nd September 2022

 

Springer Healthcare is a leading provider of scientific and medical publications, education and communication and forms part of Springer Nature one of the world’s leading global scientific and medical publishers.

inScience Communications is Springer Healthcare’s internal medical communications agency. We provide strategic and tactical global medical communications services to the pharmaceutical industry. Our primary offices are based in London, Chester and Manchester within the UK and in Philadelphia in the USA.

We’re looking for a talented Senior Medical Writer to lead and manage the delivery of the scientific content across a broad range of medical communications.  

This is a fantastic role offering you the opportunity to be part of a collaborative, supportive and approachable team and also part of a larger Springer Nature global framework.

You’ll enjoy a diverse and varied role that includes mentoring, applying your therapeutic knowledge and providing editorial advice to a variety of stakeholders and publication plans and/or communication programmes. This role provides an opportunity to contribute, be challenged and feel valued for your contributions, also further develop and progress in a career with us.  

 

A competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits package are on offer. The role can be based from our Chester, London or Manchester offices on a hybrid basis. 

 

Main Duties

  • To be part of a multi-functional, client-facing team
  • Create copy across a range of medical communications activities, from scientific publications and presentations to marketing-based pieces: all to meet client briefs and within current industry guidelines
  • Interact with medical experts in a given therapeutic area
  • Keep abreast of advances and developments in a given therapeutic area and input knowledge into strategic plans and tactical outputs

 

Requirements

Essential

  • Degree in life science or equivalent experience
  • Proven writing experience in a medical communications agency or the pharmaceutical/healthcare industry
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to demonstrate a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Proven experience and confident in interacting with clients and medical experts, flexible and able to work as part of a team
  • Proven organisation/time management skills and the ability to be proactive and use your initiative to get results
  • Highly computer literate with good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel

Desired

  • Degree in pharmacy or medicine
  • Higher degree (MSc, Phd)

 

To apply: Please submit a CV and covering letter stating your salary expectations. Candidates will be considered as they apply. 

 

 

 

Springer Healthcare is a Disability Confident Committed Employer and we encourage applications from candidates with disabilities. If you consider yourself to have a disability or learning difficulty and wish to submit your application in an alternative format or would like to discuss reasonable adjustments during the application and interview process, please get in touch either by phone on +44 (0)207 014 4020 or by email SpringerNatureUKCareers@springernature.com so we can make any necessary arrangements.

 

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