Principle Medical Writer- Award Winning Agency- London

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Paramount Recruitment Ltd
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Principle Medical Writer- Award Winning Agency- London

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Principle Medical Writer to join a truly award winning independent medical communications agency based in London. This growing agency have undergone a period of significant growth so it’s an ideal time to be joining their dynamic team. Their culture is very non-hierarchical so they foster an environment whereby ideas and input into projects is encouraged from all levels.

As a senior member of the Scientific Services team, the Principal Medical Writer will take ownership and manage the production of high quality scientific materials with the key aim of helping clients to communicate their educational objectives. You will also support the Scientific Services Director as and when required in the running of the department.

Key responsibilities:

•Oversee the development of medical/scientific content and provide robust scientific counsel to clients and the team
•Develop scientific copy of the highest calibre for a range of educational and promotional materials for different stakeholder
•Review and evaluate the accuracy, format, and style of medical/scientific content for other team members and provide mentoring to junior members of the team
•Support the client service team in delivering to the team any priorities, deadlines, developments and forecast requirement
•Liaise with pharma clients and key thought leaders to discuss scientific aspects of the project and act as the key point of contact
•Act as a scientific expert within pitch situations
•Actively participate in appropriate divisional management meetings
•Provide scientific counsel to support new business development, pitch presentations and proposals


•A minimum of 5 years writing experience within an agency
•Previous experience as a Senior / Principle Medical Writer
•Excellent scientific writing style and with skills to adapt to content and style to different audience groups
•Experience in developing in-depth knowledge of therapeutic areas
•Excellent inter-personal and communication skills, including client/key thought leader presentation skills
•Knowledge of print/production procedures
•Budgetary awareness

In return they offer fantastic flexible benefits including generous home-working arrangements, bonus and profit share scheme, early finishes and great socials. For further information on this fantastic opportunity please contact myself, Lauren Gripton, at Paramount Recruitment, on

Keywords: medical Writer, Medical Writing, principal writer, principal medical writer, senior medical writer, principal editor, Healthcare Communications, Medical Communications, Medical Education, London, publications, scientific specialist, editor, scientific writer, scientific writing.

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Contact Details:
Paramount Recruitment Ltd
Tel: 0121 616 3465
Fax: 0121 643 1838
Contact: Lauren Gripton

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