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Job Order:

6301

Staff Representative:

Tim Jadwin

Position:

Medical Writer

Location:

New York

Company Summary:

An international healthcare communications company.

Description:


GENERAL PURPOSE
The Medical Writer is responsible for creating and managing content for deliverables specified in, or supportive of, a publication plan. Typical projects may include (but are not limited to) descriptor development, journal articles, scientific posters, slide presentations, medical education programs, & literature analysis.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
  • Immersion into available data on the assigned therapeutic area
  • Develop understanding of key messages & marketing strategies
  • Develop content for projects, consistent with company & client guidelines & with industry best practices
  • Ensure all pieces are medically accurate & properly referenced
  • Provide direction to external writers, assist with development, editing, & review of content they prepare, & critically evaluate their work
  • Make corrections, recommendations, suggestions for content changes
  • Work closely with client & external authors as required
  • Keeps abreast of current medical information & trends to keep company in forefront of the P3 communications
  • Assists in mentoring & providing other staff with education on the medical writing role to help provide additional internal training & assist in the development of additional career paths within the agency, as identified by the VP, Scientific Services & Director, Scientific Services
EDUCATION
  • Required: advanced biomedical science degree
EXPERIENCE
  • 3+ years of medical writing in one of the P3 areas of expertise (Provider, Patient, Payor)
  • Demonstrated ability to develop & finish complex review articles
  • Familiarity with clinical study reports & raw data tables
  • Understanding of industry best practices & editorial style guides, including AMA Manual of Style
  • Specific product or therapeutic area experience within hematology is required - hemophilia experience is a plus
SKILLS
  • Expert written & oral communication, particularly ability to synthesize, analyze, & convey complex subject matter clearly & engagingly
  • Must be proficient in use of all MSOffice programs
  • Capability to strategize & provide publication concepts
  • Ability to prioritize & execute multiple tasks & accurately assess needs for support services


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