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Principal Medical Writer / Editorial Team Leader



Business Type: Medical Communications Agency, Medical Education Agency, Publishing Company
Job Type: Medical Writing and Editorial, Media and Communications, Medical Communication
Job Level: Management
Position: Full Time
Location: London
Reference: 282773
Background:
Succinct Choice is an international agency with locations in the UK, Chicago and Dubai. Our teams manage and deliver global and regional projects for the international pharmaceutical industry.
 
At Succinct Choice, we are entirely dependent on our people. They are the basis of every contract we win, every service we provide and every project we deliver. As a result, we are always on the lookout for the brightest, most enthusiastic, creative and ambitious individuals to join our teams around the world. We work hard to create friendly and collaborative workplaces and to provide fascinating professional challenges and amazing opportunities. If that sounds like the sort of business environment in which you would thrive, then we would love to hear from you.
 

You will love this role if you
  • Are a proactive and motivated individual looking for a dynamic role in a growing medical communications agency
  • Are keen to take the lead on accounts in different therapy areas involving a broad range of projects, including publications
  • Are able to motivate and mentor other team members and junior writers
You will be a success if you
  • Consistently deliver scientifically accurate work of high quality that meets the client’s objectives
  • Can develop and maintain relationships with clients and actively pursue new business opportunities
  • Show a proactive and flexible approach to your work

 
Key responsibilities
To work alongside the scientific services team  to:

  • Ensure that your work, and that of your team, is of high quality, scientifically accurate, appropriate to the target audience, meets the client’s needs and conforms to any industry guidelines
  • Serve as the lead editorial contact for your clients and experts, building key relationships with existing clients and contributing to new business opportunities
  • Provide editorial support and guidance along with strategic input into accounts, actively seeking to add value and working closely with the account team to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget
  • Manage, motivate and inspire the medical writing team to excel and to actively promote their individual growth and development
  • Identify and anticipate any problems or resource limitations that could jeopardise the delivery of projects on-time, on-budget or with sufficient quality
  • Maintain knowledge in relevant therapy areas, industry guidelines and best practices
Key attributes / skills / competencies
  • Graduate in life sciences (ideally biomedical), higher degree (PhD) preferred
  • Previous medical writing experience in a medical communications agency essential
  • Previous line management and/or mentoring experience essential
  • Experience across a broad range of activities; publication experience preferred
  • Ability to pick up on new therapy areas quickly and to work across multiple accounts
  • Excellent communication and project management skills
  • A flexible, proactive approach with the ability to multi-task and adapt quickly to change, work under pressure and to tight deadlines


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Posted: 08/06/2018 | NPJ Ref: 215967 | NPJ Original URL
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