Candidates must have a Ph.D. in the biological sciences and medical communications writing experience to be considered for this position.
Medical Writer for Medical Communications Agency
Arcus Medica LLC, a dynamic, full:service medical and scientific communications consulting company, is seeking a proactive, team:oriented, medical writer to interpret and create scientific content for promotional, training, and educational pieces aligned with pre: and post:launch marketing campaigns.
Generation of scientific content for promotional and/or training multimedia assets, including:
:Sales training modules
:Mechanism of action videos, scientific animations
:Journal and banner advertisements
:Scripts, presentation notes, storyboarding
:Scientific message development
Communication of work progress through visual and verbal presentation, both internally and with clients; maintenance of scientific rigor in all data interpretation and alignment with strategy, including all written and creative/visual materials
Senior Medical Writers provide research, writing, and editing expertise for customized medical communications for our pharmaceutical clients. Senior Medical Writers are primarily responsible for developing and delivering original, accurate, high:quality scientific content within the project specifications, timeline, and budget. Our customized initiatives include print, video, and web:based educational programs. Our Senior Medical Writers function as scientific experts for assigned projects, and provide high:quality content oversight for both project work and business development efforts. Medical Writers interact regularly with clients and the project team to ensure scientific accuracy, quality, and successful completion of projects.
:Research, write, and revise high:quality, original scientific content; develop clear, concise outlines and on:target first drafts, and incorporate data and revisions as needed
:Interpret and analyze complex datasets to develop comprehensible scientific content for medical communications initiatives and publications
:Independently lead projects by cultivating disease expertise and applying strategic thinking to create solutions for client needs
:Cultivate expertise in assigned therapeutic areas
:Edit and appropriately reference content written by others; improve the clarity in others writing
:Represent the company at client meetings in a professional manner; lead client and internal meetings as necessary
:Attend and participate in relevant meetings:based projects (eg, advisory board meetings, symposia, roundtable meetings, congresses, business development meetings) as needed
:Effectively and proactively communicate with team members, clients, and vendors
:Ph.D. in the life sciences or related field is required
:3:7 years experience as a scientific/medical writer
:Experience (3:5 years) in developing scientific publications (specifically: posters, abstracts, manuscripts, and presentations) is required; and experience in developing publication plans is preferred
:Proficiency in the use of MS Office, specifically Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
:Proficiency in Internet and PubMed searches
:Demonstrated ability to write scientifically focused medical education materials for healthcare professionals with a high degree of grammatical and scientific accuracy and quality
:Thorough familiarity with AMA editorial style and medical terminology
:Ability to understand the evolving regulatory environment
:Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and as part of a team
Arcus Medica provides a full compensation package that is commensurate with
experience/qualifications. Benefits include medical, dental 401(k) and FSA accounts. Please include a cover letter with salary requirements with your submission.
Job Type: Full:time