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Scientific Project Coordinator – Entry Level - Medical Communications Agency – Alderley Edge, Cheshire– £25-30 + 16-21% bonus + incredible benefits package

An incredibly rare hybrid position combining the more common medical writer and account manager roles within medical communications, offering a MSc or PhD graduate the option to try both avenues, with full training, before progressing down their route of choice

The Company

Offering the best start for an aspiring medical writer or scientific account manager, this agency are continuing to grow their hugely successful team

  • EXPOSURE – What better training than gaining exposure working alongside Directors and the incredibly experienced senior leadership team
  • TRAINING – full support and training starting with a thorough 8 stage induction process, ongoing development, and quick progression opportunities recognising hard work
  • VARIETY – Get the best start in your med comms career by working across several accounts at any one time including a range of deliverables and therapy areas
  • COMMUNITY - A friendly, social environment with regular social events and onsite activities. The great culture is proven by their remarkable employee retention rate of employing 70 new people whilst only losing 5 over 5 years
  • BENEFITS - Bonus scheme (paid out 16-21% for the last four years), pension scheme, healthcare, 25 days annual leave raising to 30 days after 5 years’ service 

The Role

As a Scientific Project Coordinator, you will be responsible for:

  • Assisting with the development of scientific and editorial content (publications, slide decks, reports, training materials, posters, abstracts, websites, apps etc.)
  • Attending internal update meetings and join the wider team on onsite client meetings (symposia, advisory boards, congresses, client–agency meetings)
  • Project management duties
  • Being a point of contact for clients
  • Developing an understanding of key industry guidelines


To be considered for this Scientific Project Coordinator vacancy you will be able to demonstrate:

  • PhD or MSc qualification - essential
  • Passion for science and the desire to have a career in medical communications
  • Good communications skills – your role will involve contact with clients and HCPs
  • An understanding of what medical communications is

What should you do next?

This Scientific Project Coordinator vacancy will not be around for long, entry level jobs in medical communications are incredibly popular and are filled very quickly, so please ensure your CV is well written with no grammatical or spelling errors and be prepared to write a cover letter should you be shortlisted for the role.

Please submit your CV ASAP to ensure you don’t miss out.  

Unless otherwise stated, if applying for a job within the European Union, you must ensure that you are already authorised to work there.  

Carrot Pharma Recruitment Ltd acts as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency on behalf of our client in recruitment for this role.

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Job Consultant

Katie Goulbourn

Medical Communications and Medical Education


01625 541048


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