Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: 17586/002_1611063411
Contact Name: Live Recruitment
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 19, 2021 13:36

Job Description

Your chance to join this leading medical communications agency and work across an impressive range of projects and clients!

This forward thinking, independent agency pride themselves on delivering bespoke medical communication programmes to their committed client base. With a dedicated and passion team including in-house Medical Writers and Scientific Advisors they have a senior led approach and deliver everything from pre-clinical trial stage to post launch including publication strategy and development, meetings and symposia, training and communication, advisory boards and internal communications as well as programmes that bridge clinical research, regulatory, brand and medical affairs.

With new clients coming on board and on the back on an already successful year there has never been a better time to join this pro-active and creative agency!

Due to continued business growth they are now looking to expand their team with an experienced Senior Medical Writer to deliver and develop science-based content across a range of projects and accounts. Responsibilities are broad and include:

  • Understanding the brief in relation to the client and/or product objectives
  • Generating a range of scientific content including agendas, publications, slides, messaging, and meeting materials
  • Distilling complex science into clear, well-structured and meaningful communications
  • Providing scientific expertise to internal/external stakeholders and ensuring the successful delivery of all allocated projects
  • Ensuring communication and educational messages are relevant for the intended audience
  • Ensuring process, publication and client branding guidelines are followed
  • Ensuring the content meets the relevant compliance codes, e.g. ABPI and EFPIA
  • Work closely with internal teams
  • Supporting with pitches / research when required
  • Supporting trainee medical writers and medical writers
  • Keeping abreast of latest updates in medical writing techniques and trends within the industry
  • Onsite support when necessary

Candidates must have proven experience working as a Medical Writer / Senior Medical Writer gained ideally from working within medial communications. Candidates must be able to distil complex scientific information and terminology for a range of audiences and across a range of mediums. In addition candidates should be educated to degree level with a PhD/MSc and/or BSc in science. Experience of liaising directly with clients as well as experience of writing for diverse media including slides, print, website, app, audio, video, e-learning assets would be an added benefit.

In return for your commitment you will have the opportunity to join this fantastic agency and take your career to the next level!

Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) across events, medical communications, experiential and exhibitions. If this position isn't quite what you're looking for please visit to view all of the opportunities we are recruiting.