Associate Medical Writer

London, England
Sep 21, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Munpreet Panesar
Clinical, Other
Result Type
Position Type
Full Time

Associate Medical Writer - London/Oxford (PhD Graduates)

Associate Medical Writer, London, Oxford, HEOR, Market Access, HTA, GVD, Biopharma, Scientific & Medical Communications, Salary + Benefits

Paramount recruitment is currently working with a global market access and healthcare solutions agency to join their London or Oxford office. Due to expansion they are now looking for a medical writer with great interest and experience in HEOR to join their growing team.

This is a great opportunity for PhD graduates/ HEOR analysts looking to step into the medical writing world, with the opportunity to develop and grow within the company!

Key responsibilities
*Acting as a support writer, or lead writer with close mentoring, working within a team
*Working on health technology assessment submissions and global value dossiers
*Undertaking be-spoke research and data collection
*Meeting project deadlines in a timely manner
*Communicate with line manager and appropriate project lead/lead writer/mentor in a transparent and reliable manner (e.g. courtesy copy (cc) on all client correspondence)
*Working with in-house technical teams (e.g. health economists), as well as external associates, to achieve project objectives
*Contribute to the intellectual design, planning and organisation of projects
*Liaising with co-authors, colleagues and clients

*Degree level or higher in a life sciences subject, but preferably with a PhD
*6-12 months in a medical communications agency or similar would also be an advantage but not essential
*Strong project management and organisational skills
*Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, ability to work in a high-pressure environment
*Proof-reading and editing of written material (own and others), with high attention to detail
*Some experience of scientific writing (e.g. journal publication, thesis), with willingness to learn and apply new skills
*Basic competency in use of Word, PowerPoint, Excel and bibliographic software (e.g. Reference Manager)
*Proficient at basic research and literature reviews (basic knowledge of PubMed functions required)

If you are interested in this position, we would love to hear from you. There will be an excellent salary on offer for the position along with various benefits! Please don't hesitate to contact Munpreet on + 44 121 616 3479 / + 44 773 389 8036 or email me at for more information on this role, or any other Market Access or Health Economic roles across the UK and Europe!

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