Principal Medical Writer

Location Buckinghamshire
Discipline: Communications
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Up to £65,000 DOE
Contact name: Nicky Stunt

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01293364066
Job ref: 32876
Published: 24 days ago
Expiry date: 20 Jul 2024 23:59

​Are you ready to elevate your career in medical writing to a leadership level? Our client, a prestigious independent medical communications agency, is seeking an experienced Principal Medical Writer to join their dynamic team. This role not only involves a high-level of writing but also offers the opportunity to evolve into a leadership position within the agency.

About the agency

This leading medical communications agency is renowned for delivering exceptional results for their clients. Known for their innovative approach, strategic thinking, and unwavering commitment to excellence, they offer a supportive and collaborative work environment where all team member’s contributions are highly valued.

About the role

As the Principal Medical Writer you will be at the forefront of creating and overseeing the development of a diverse range of medical communication projects. Your work will span global and local projects, encompassing slide decks, webinar scripts, digital assets…no publications! From time to time there will be some opportunities that bridge over to medical copywriting for certain projects. You will work closely with clients in the metabolic and related conditions space, ensuring their needs are met and deliverables exceed expectations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the development of writing high-quality medical communications materials, including slide decks, webinar scripts and digital assets.

  • Engage directly with clients to understand their needs and provide tailored, strategic, communication solutions.

  • Mentor and guide junior writers, fostering their professional growth and maintaining high standards across the team.

  • Collaborate with client service and editorial teams.

  • Ensure all material comply with industry standards and client guidelines.

  • Apply comprehensive understanding of compliance and the ABPI code in all materials.

What you’ll bring

  • Experience working as a Principal Medical Writer in a medical communications agency.

  • Proven ability to produce high-quality medical content

  • Experience with building strong relationships with clients.

  • Experience or desire to mentor and lead a team.

What’s on offer

  • Flexible Working: Enjoy the freedom of working remotely for the majority of the week, with 2 days in the office to maintain a healthy work-life balance.

  • Private Healthcare: Access a private healthcare scheme.

  • Holiday Flexibility: Tailor your time off with the option to buy or sell up to 4 days of holiday.

  • Competitive Salary and Benefits: Benefit from a competitive salary along with a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are an experienced Principal Medical Writer looking to advance your career in a dynamic and supportive environment, apply now! For more information, please contact Nicky Stunt, Principal, at 01293 364066.