Principal Medical Writer

Location United Kingdom
Discipline: Communications
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Call with Stacey Croucher

Contact email:
Contact phone: +441293584300
Published: 9 months ago
Expiry date: 21 Jun 2023 23:59

Principal Medical Writer

Fully remote or Hybrid working models available.


Are you an experienced Senior Medical Writer looking for your next step or Principal Medical Writer?

Are you looking to progress in your career?

RBW Consulting is partnered with a progressive & creative Medical Communications agency who are offering the chance to work as part of a highly scientific & creative team. Due to their significant success they are looking for Medical writers to join their expanding teams.

RBW have a great opportunity for someone who is interested in working in one of the markets leading medical communications agencies.

Be part of the agencies growing Business Unit in a senior writing role, translating clients’ visions and objectives into engaging multichannel activities that support behaviour change.

You will have the opportunity to create innovative and clinically relevant communications that will ultimately improve patient outcomes across a range of therapy areas.

You will lead on scientific strategy and medical writing content on key accounts in partnership with the Account Director. Overseeing the process, resource and training required within the medical writing team. Working with Account Managers and a large team of Editors to ensure high quality outputs.

This varied role involves writing accurate scientific/commercial copy for a range of printed and digital scientific materials from abstracts, posters & slide decks to multichannel marketing, congress materials, brand education & patient communications. There is not a focus on publications at this particular agency.

You will:

  • Get behind the brands and products to understand the therapy area, competitor landscape and client strategy

  • Translate complex clinical data into engaging copy across a range of multichannel project types

  • Liaise with key opinion leaders and faculty

  • Support the growth of your accounts

  • Support junior writers within the medical writing team

  • Work with Account Managers and a large team of Editors to ensure high quality output


  • Minimum, BSc in the life sciences

  • Previous relevant medical writing experience within medical communications, pharmaceutical marketing, or related environment

  • Have experience delivering face to face / online programmes

  • A passion for digital communications & medicine

In return you will be offered:

·        Competitive salary + bonus

·        Pension, Private Healthcare, holiday, flexible working & more

·        Committed career development

You should be passionate about communicating science to a variety of audiences and be able to add a creative edge and maintain quality standards. You will be interacting with some of the world’s leading scientists and physicians on critical therapeutic and scientific issues to make cutting-edge science accessible to those who need it.

To learn more about this opportunity, apply here, email or call +44 1293 584300