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Principal Medical Writer

Healthcare Communications
Medical Writer Scientific Dir
Healthcare Communications Jobs
Remote / London
£45,000 - £65,000

Role Overview

Science enthusiast – Passionate about the science with a desire to develop a deep understanding of the therapy areas we work in

Storyteller – Turns complex, scientific concepts into engaging, memorable content

Detail-focused – Ensures content is scientifically rigorous, accurate and strives to get things right first time

Company Information

An exciting digital-first Healthcare Communications agency is seeking a new Principal Medical Writer!

Our client is an expert healthcare communications agency, combining unique expertise in medical communications and consumer digital marketing to successfully design and deliver global digital communications campaigns and support regional and local campaign cascades.

They offer considerable strategic and tactical expertise in digital marketing and medical
communications to amplify healthcare communications, helping clients:
• Improve their understanding of the online HCP environment
• Define innovative, digital medical communications strategies
• Deliver highly effective, compliant digital and online campaigns

Clients include a mix of small and large pharmaceutical and medical device companies,
predominantly in the UK and Europe.

Person Specifications

Core competencies
The successful candidate will:
• Have a minimum of 2 years’ relevant agency experience
• Demonstrable expertise in content creation for digital platforms and online channels
• Hold excellent written and oral communications skills
• Be comfortable with a high degree of project accountability and ownership
• Proficiency with Zinc and Veeva Vault PromoMats
• Understand and appreciate working in a flexible, start-up environment


By joining, the successful applicant can expect:
-/ To work as part of a highly motivated, experienced team
-/ Professional development support, through a dedicated training budget and working alongside experienced team members
-/ The ability to inform and shape future agency processes and offerings
-/ Discretionary quarterly bonuses, based on company performance
-/ Discretionary annual bonuses, based on personal performance
-/ Healthcare cover
-/ Pension contributions, aligned to state guidelines
-/ 25 days holiday + public and bank holidays


South East London
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Date Updated
12 Apr 2023
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