The role is covered in the following locations: Manchester

Company Information

Zenopa are working with an award winning Healthcare Communications agency is seeking an experienced medical communications professional for a Principal Medical Writer position within the Medical Education team.
This agency has won numerous awards and has a strong focus on patient orientated work.
They work with a range of pharmaceutical clients across UK US and Europe in a range of therapy areas including, Oncology, Rare diseases, Immunology, Diabetes, Dermatology to name a few.
They have built a dynamic team culture that nurtures and invests in their people.
They truly believe in flexibility and a strong life/work balance, with a strong focus on helping employees grow professionally.
With excellent career development on offer, they pride themselves in the investment they make in employee training and development.

This role would suit someone with around 5+ years' experience in medical writing.

Person Specification

Required Skills
Skills and abilities
Strong leadership qualities, even when working under pressure, including: promoting team motivation, being and appearing to be in control, communicating company vision and culture, and having account strategic leadership within the context of writing abilities
Initiative, common sense and a high level of independence
Excellent organizational and time management skills, including when working under pressure
Advanced experience in writing across a range of medical communications media without direct supervision
A high degree of financial understanding and management
Proactive management of client business
Establishing and maintaining professional and productive client relationships
Effective delegation to Senior Medical Writers (SMW), Medical Writers (MW) and Associate Medical Writers (AMW) in the team


Some notable benefits include:
Private medical
Cycle to work scheme
Gym membership
Employee assistance program
Menopause support program.
Hybrid working and flexitime working
Enhanced mat leave
Shared parental leave
Adoption leave

06 Apr 2023

Sebastian Hall

Heathcare Comms Recruiter 01494818024

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