Medical Writer

£45000 - £50000 per annum
  1. Permanent
  1. Medical, Medical Communication

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A fantastic vacancy has become available for a Medical Writer to join a leading consultancy who deliver clinical excellence from design to delivery. This role will be located in London and will be on a permanent basis.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will ensure effective scientific document writing and quality control processes are implemented and maintained in order to meet all regulatory requirements to gain timely approval for studies.
  • Ensure all departmental documentation created internally as well as outsourced documents are filed appropriately and ready for inspection and audit and address relevant inspection, audit and CAPA items.
  • Drive collaboration and innovation within the Advanced Research Science team as well as cross-functionally by implementing continuous process improvements.
  • Accountable to provide essential quality control processes to the Advanced Research Science team and optimisation of clinical documents concurrently across a number of studies.
  • Assist senior team members in managing and developing entry level positions into the advanced research science department to gain experience and competency in the departmental tasks.

Key Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills - able to adapt to target audience including patients / volunteers, physicians, regulators, peers etc.
  • Able to actively participate to drive process improvement and deliver innovation and enthusiasm.


  • BSc in Clinical Pharmacology or other life Science - a higher degree would be particularly attractive
  • Track record of creating clinical trial documents (at least 3 years).
  • You will have 3 years or more experience in a medical writing/ medical communications role
  • Production of clinical study documents to include (among others):
    -Clinical Study Protocols (design of complex and adaptive studies incorporating safety considerations for first-time-in-man studies)
    -Regulatory and Ethics submission documents
    -Clinical Study Report Writing (including analysis and interpretation of data such as PK/PD and safety analyses as well as involvement in data modelling.
  • Comprehensive understanding of all regulatory compliance standards.
  • Up to date knowledge of current industry practice and trends to ensure that the company's processes and standards remain current and robust.

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