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Medical Communications Scientific Director

Central London   •  £65000 - £80000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time


Scientific Director - Medical Communications

Superb new opportunity for a Scientific Director to join a highly successful medical communications agency.

This agency has several offices in the UK and US and is part of a larger network. Although part of a large network they have their own identity and feel of a smaller, family company. They have a wide range of high science projects with top pharmaceutical companies including accounts focussing on publications and others more on meetings and digital. Their biggest therapy areas at the moment include Oncology, Rare Diseases, Ophthalmology, Diabetes and Cardiovascular.

The role offers superb chance to work at a senior level in a highly successful agency. There are superb rewards on offer and unrivalled progression opportunities. Their benefits package is a long and impressive list including things such as private healthcare, dental cover, pension, free annual flu vaccine, subsidised gym and more. They will also continue offering excellent flexible working arrangements post pandemic!

Responsibilities in this scientific director role will include -
*The Scientific Director position involves team leadership overseeing content development and strategic direction of a writing team.
*You are able to understand the broad context of a therapy area, scientific data and clinical practice - possibly across more than one account.
*Of key importance is your ability to effectively delegate to your team and to guide reports in developing their skills, through mentoring and reviewing output to add value and ensure scientific accuracy.
*You will be expected to build, maintain, and lead scientific engagements with physicians, and effectively moderate client sessions.
To be considered you will need considerable experience in a medical communications agency. You should also have a strong science background with a PhD in a biological or medical science discipline. You should have experience managing teams and have strong leadership skills.

To find out more about this and our MANY more Scientific Director openings, please submit your CV online or contact Richard Maxwell at Paramount Recruitment.

Keywords - medical communications, medical education, scientific Director, principal medical writer, medical writer, senior medical writer, med comms

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  • Agency: Paramount Recruitment
  • Reference: SD9875464
  • Posted: 8th February 2021
  • Expires: 8th March 2021

Paramount Recruitment

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