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Medical Writer (Outside IR35)

  • Location: London, Greater London, United Kingdom
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #21978

Medical Writer

Based in the heart of London, our client is a global pharmaceutical company focused on developing first-in-class and best-in-class therapeutics that provide meaningful advances to patients who live with serious and life-threatening rare genetic diseases.
They require a Medical Writer with experience with medical writing in the pharmaceutical industry, to join them, initially on a 6-month contract (outside IR35).

Job Reference: BBBH 21978
What will a Medical Writer do?

  • Draft and edit documents used for submissions including CTDs and RtQs.
  • Draft and edit documents used in conducting and reporting the results of clinical studies, including protocols, protocol amendments, and informed consent forms.
  • Draft and edit documents used in reporting aggregate safety and efficacy information for a molecule, such as investigator’s brochures and periodic safety reports (PSURs, DSURs, etc.).
  • Manage study team participation in the preparation of such documents, including calling/running meetings, developing, and managing timelines, and managing the document review and comment adjudication processes.
  • Adhere to departmental procedures and practices and technical and industry standards during all aspects of work.

What does the Ideal Candidate look like?

  • University-level medical or technical writing course(s) or equivalent experience in science/technical writing.
  • Experience with medical writing in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Familiarity with the drug development process, clinical study protocol design and study conduct, data collection and results reporting.
  • Applied knowledge of routine document content preparation, AMA, CBE, and Chicago Style Manuals.
  • Ability to interpret basic tabular and graphical clinical data presentations and to create basic tables using AMA style.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office


  • 28 days annual leave (pro-rata) plus paid bank holidays. Competitive Salary.
  • Flexibility for working from home.
  • State of the art modern office.
  • Work Laptop, phone (most roles), and latest tools and technologies.
  • Expanding workforce with options for permanent positions and career progression for top performers.
  • The experience of working with a company that will make your CV stand out from the crowd.

Still interested in this opportunity?
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