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Associate Medical Writer

Business Type: Medical Communications Agency
Job Type: Medical Communication
Job Level: Entry Level
Position: Full Time
Location: Berkshire
Reference: AMW
Job Details:

The Porterhouse Medical Group

The Porterhouse Medical Group is a scientific and medical communications network with a reputation for excellence. We work with some of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the world, helping them to connect with a global audience of healthcare professionals and patients. We have seen continued growth over the past 15 years and recently secured new business wins on both a global and a national level. In 2016, Porterhouse Medical was recognised with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise – the UK’s highest accolade for outstanding achievement in business.


Associate Medical Writer – UK Office – Job Description

As an associate medical writer, your key responsibilities will include:

·       Writing clear, grammatically correct, technical and creative medical/scientific text for a variety of audiences (e.g. healthcare professionals, pharmaceutical sales teams and patients), and paying close attention to detail

·       Being able to follow a brief to produce a piece of work that meets the client’s needs

·       Ensuring the accuracy of all information, data and referencing for the publications/documents produced

·       Ensuring projects remain within specification and liaising with clients and colleagues to negotiate changes where necessary

·       Learning and understanding new therapy areas quickly and comprehensively

·       Being able to follow guidance and take on board constructive feedback


Desired Background and Skills

We are looking for the very best life sciences graduates in order to maintain our reputation as a
first-class medical communications agency delivering scientific programmes of the highest quality. Specifically, we are looking for individuals with the following skills and qualifications:

·       A life sciences PhD or a medical degree

·       A strong work ethic and a solution-focused ‘can do’ attitude combined with intellectual curiosity and creativity

·       A passion for medical communications and education

·       The ability to work effectively in teams in a fast-paced, dynamic and creative environment

Posted: 04/02/2019 | NPJ Ref: 229779 | NPJ Original URL