Job Posted: 11 Jan 2017

Medical Writing & Publication Manager - Herts

39,000 pro rata| Hertfordshire, South East England| Contract/Temp

Mary Tilston is recruiting for a Medical Writing And Publication Manager to join a research-focused healthcare company with offices based in Hertfordshire on a fixed term contract basis, this will be a contract for three days a week.

The main purpose of the role will be to:
-Be responsible for the management and cultivation of a high-performance working environment that promotes excellent standards in written communications.
-Contribute to the effective and safe use of company products and achievement of business objectives through the delivery of high quality medical writing and publications.
-Be able to operate on a strategic and tactical level, proactively develop and manage publication plans in accordance with product lifecycles and communicate in a timely, informative manner amongst scientific and medical communities.

Further responsibilities will include:
-To lead a team of writers and define clear objectives in line with wider business ambitions and customer needs whilst fostering consistency in compliance, accuracy, clarity and style.
-To strive to continually improve and simplify the processes and policies already in place and take personal responsibility for ethical standards amongst the team.

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:
-Educated to degree level or above in life science or a related field.
-Must have experience of medical writing within a Pharmaceutical or Biotech setting, either in house or agency.
-Must have experience of working with customers and cross functional teams to achieve successful business outcomes as well as the competence to lead and inspire your own team.
-Should have experience in the interpretation and presentation of scientific data, with an understanding of the legal and regulatory obligations that apply to medical publications.

This is an excellent opportunity to combine your scientific knowledge and communication skills in a role with one of the world's leading healthcare companies.

CK Clinical is an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference CL37851 in all correspondence.