Scientific Director

  • Company:
    Envision Pharma Group
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 days ago
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Are you an experienced Medical Writer with at least 6 years’ experience within a medical communications agency? Are you looking for an opportunity to join an established and growing company? If so, we want to hear from you. Position summary The continued growth of our business has created opportunities to expand our medical writing leadership team, and we are seeking experienced scientific account or team leaders to join us. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team, you will drive the delivery of high-quality medical communications projects for our global pharmaceutical clients. With previous agency experience, you will know how to deliver the highest quality service to your clients and, with well-developed project management skills and a proactive approach, you will aim to exceed the expectations of the clients and external experts you support. Key responsibilities · With a detailed knowledge of assigned therapeutic area(s), client and competitor product(s), the compliance/regulatory environment, and international standards for disclosing medical/scientific content, you will lead and provide strategic direction for a work stream, account, or portfolio of accounts · Plan resources to ensure effective project delivery, may also undertake line management including professional development support, for the team · Develop and drive high-quality, scientifically-accurate, strategically-aligned, ethical, and compliant content to meet client briefs across a variety of project types · Plan and run client meetings and teleconferences · Ensure internal and client-driven processes and procedures are followed to deliver projects, to agreed specifications and deadlines · Provide guidance/mentorship and internal peer review, as appropriate · Drive scientific content for new business proposals Skills and experience required · PhD in a life science discipline (or equivalent relevant experience) · At least 6 years’ proven medical communications experience · A keen eye for detail encompassing scientific content and editorial standards · Demonstrable passion for writing, with a strong command of the English language · Ability to effectively communicate complex ideas, both orally and in writing · Strong interpersonal skills, and an ability to interact confidently with colleagues, clients, and external experts · Ability to manage own workload across multiple projects, and lead a team to deliver projects to time and budget · Familiarity with the use of online and other data sources · Advanced knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite · Proven project team and/or line management experience We use cookies on our website. By continuing to use this website, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy. To learn more about cookies, how we use them, and how you can change your settings, please view our Cookies Notice