Medical Writing Jobs

Medical Writing Jobs - Zenopa Recruitment

Medical writing also known as a copywriter, is about producing high quality written materials (including journals, magazine articles, brochures, blogs, and website content) that the reader will find useful and engaging. It can also involve developing communication materials that will then be used within their chosen industry (in this case scientific and pharmaceutical industries) as well as educational bodies.

Job Basic Salary
Associate Junior Medical Writer £25 - £30K
Senior Medical Writer £30- £60K
Principal Medical Writer £60 - £80K
Regulatory Medical Writer £50 - £60K


What is involved in Medical Writing?
Medical Writers are usually required within a Medical or Healthcare Communications agency. The role is likely to involve; analysing, researching, writing, editing and proof reading a full range of medical education and communications materials, to ensure that they meet the project specification, budget and delivery schedule set out by the client.

The Candidate
In order to create the best type of medical writing, medical writers will need to:
• Maintain up-to-date terminology and industry knowledge with the healthcare and pharmaceutical industry. Many of our clients would like the writer to either have experience of writing within this sector, or a PHD or similar qualification.
• Have the ability to be able to adjust their writing styles, in order to produce materials for a range of different audiences, across different therapy areas.
• Need to be able to work independently and keep to structured and sometimes tight deadlines set out by the client.
• Have strong written and spoken English skills, attention to detail, good spelling and grammar, and have a good understanding of medical jargon and terminology.

The next step:
If you are interested in a Medical Writing role within the healthcare industry and would like to find out more about the current roles we have available, you can search for the latest jobs, register your details, send us a message or contact the team on +44 (0)1484 818 006 or email enquiries@zenopa.com.

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