Medical Writer

MedThink SciCom

Remote, Remote

Are you a strategic thinker? Are you an efficient planner and organizer? The MedThink SciCom team is seeking a motivated individual who can efficiently produce high-quality, technical content while managing multiple timelines. You will be able to accurately interpret, analyze, and communicate data with clients and authors. Experience in specialties such as oncology, immunology, inflammatory diseases, diabetes, and infectious diseases is a plus. If you excel at and enjoy developing scientific content in a variety of formats, we want to hear from you!

 

Our Uniqueness and Expectations of Future MedTHINKERS

  • Take Ownership
  • Help Colleagues Do Their Best
  • Infuse Optimism And Fun
  • Nurture Innovation
  • Keep An Open Mind
  • Exceed Expectations
  • Respect Others

 

Position Requirements

Education

  • PhD in life sciences

 

Experience

  • ≥1-year postdoctoral research or prior scientific communications agency experience with developing publications including scientific manuscripts for peer-reviewed journals

 

Primary Responsibilities

Demonstrates behavior expected of a professional member of the organization, including but not limited to:

  • Function within 1 to 3 business units and produce quality products efficiently under multiple timelines 
  • Accurate scientific/medical writing on a variety of medical communication and promotional projects
  • Develop content with coherent and logical story flow
  • Interpret clinical data accurately
  • Perform literature research (eg, literature or competitor searches)
  • Excellent verbal and written internal communication (eg, project status) and external communication (eg, clients and authors)
  • Work in a cross-functional team, establishing effective working interactions with editorial, graphics, account services, and product management teams

 

Talent and Knack

The candidate should possess the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:

  • Demonstrable interest in medical writing (eg, participation in other writing initiatives such as scientific blogs, freelancing)
  • Excellent writing and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple timelines
  • Efficient planning and organization
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, and reference management software (eg, Endnote, Reference Manager)