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Science Writer

North London   •  £35,000 - 39,300  •  Permanent, Full time

Job Title: Medical Writer
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Location: Central London

The company:
Our client is a modern global healthcare communications agency which specialise in marketing. They take pride in creating a productive environment where brands, people and ideas are encouraged to grow.
The responsibilities:
Marketing Insight and Business Awareness
Demonstrate a clear understanding of the principles behind pharmaceutical marketing
Demonstrate broad awareness of market place issues for your accounts

Strategic Input into Accounts and Pitches
Participate in research, brainstorms and other strategic meetings and begin to offer proactive advice in line with brand strategies
Participate in pitch development and delivery as well as identification of new business opportunities

Science Writing Skills
Ability to express scientific data in a cogent manner in a variety of sales materials
Demonstrate understanding of the need and ability to adapt materials to suit the target audience and the type of medium being used
Understand the principles of referencing and production of a reference pack
Understanding of principles behind ABPI and EFPIA codes of practice

Communication Skills and Behaviours
Learn and demonstrate appropriate skills and behaviours both internally and with clients
Participate in client meetings and telecons regarding specific materials

Teamwork
Show confidence in challenging other peoples opinions
Demonstrate leadership to the broader Brand Communications team in terms of scientific thinking applied to their allocated accounts

The Requirements:
Excellent and versatile scientific writing and editing ability
Excellent quality control skills and meticulous eye for detail style/consistency, grammar, scientific accuracy, proof-reading, layout, etc.
Solid understanding of human pathophysiology and disease; ability to learn new and diverse subject areas quickly
PhD level qualification in a biological/medical discipline essential
Specific experience in developing promotional content for iPad detail aids preferred

Clinical Professionals
Clinical Professionals are the leading pharmaceutical staffing consultancy in Europe. We are the agency of choice for medical communications professionals as we are the most knowledgeable recruiters within our specialists sectors and receive the highest number of jobs across the UK of all our agencies therefore you can leave your job search and career guidance safely in our hands alone! Our expert consultants and resourcers have been working in the medical communications market for a number of years and understand the nuances of this sector, so can give you tailored advice for YOU and outstanding levels of service throughout your career. We also have great relationships with our clients so pride ourselves on being able to identify clients that may be the perfect fit for you and bring you to their attention. By working proactively with candidates we find you the RIGHT job at the RIGHT time.

  • Agency: Clinical Professionals
  • Posted: 17th May 2018
  • Expires: 14th June 2018
  • Reference: JO-1804-407465
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  • Recruiter: Matt Thomas