Medical Writer

The Medical Writer develops content for medical training projects for the pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Collaborating under the direction of a project lead, the project content is developed and referenced according to the project specifications and in partnership with other departments.

Responsibilities/daily tasks

  • Writes medical and scientific training program content for a variety of projects according to client specifications
  • References materials according to internal SOPs and client specifications
  • Works with the project’s Editor to ensure that content follows client specifications, is instructionally sound, scientifically valid, well organized, and grammatically correct
  • Researches medical and client material to ensure content accuracy and relevance
  • Collaborates with graphic artists to produce visuals to complement script
  • Partners with Developers and Graphics Artists to write interactive eLearning storyboards
  • Works with all team members and departments to produce a uniform project

Requirements

  • Graduate degree in medical/life sciences field (e.g., bio-medical field)
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in relevant science writing
  • Excellent English writing and presentation skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines and multitask
  • Excellent computer skills: Microsoft Office
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, collaborative environment

Assets

  • Knowledge or formal training in medical or scientific writing
  • Prior experience in medical writing
  • Understanding of Instructional Design principles
  • Teaching experience
  • Knowledge of AMA style guide
  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry
  • Member of a writing association
  • Experience in multimedia writing

Send your inquiries and résumés by email, in Word or PDF format, to cv@icaxon.com.