select * from applications_reporting where candidate_id = '' 4

Senior Medical Writer

£Negotiable | Cheshire |  Medical Communications & Medical Education, Editorial |  Permanent  | Ref:889481

The Role

Senior Medical Writer - Medical Communications Agency - Cheshire - £NEG, depends on experience + bonus & benefits


The Company

A fantastic agency offering:

  • VARIETY - in terms of deliverables and therapy areas, from digital to manuscripts and haematologyto immunology
  • CULTURE - a mature, trusting environment with flexibility and autonomy
  • EXPOSURE - work long side top industry professionals, learning from them to develop your own skillset and experience
  • QUALITY - you are not measured by metrics and expected to "churn" out work
  • LOCATION - set in the idyllic, leafy Cheshire countryside, convenient for commuters by train


The Role

As a Senior Medical Writer, you will be responsible for:

  • Contributing to management meetings, playing a vital role in discussions and decisions which shape the success of the business
  • Mentoring or line management responsibilities
  • Develop outstanding knowledge of client data, therapy area and strategic objectives
  • Delivering compelling programmes that bring together commercial objective and scientific information
  • Ensuring excellence is delivered consistently on accounts, within budget and on time



To be considered for this Senior Medical Writer vacancy you will:

  • Have a number ofyears (3 ) experience in a Medical Writing capacity
  • Life sciences degree as a minimum, MSc or PhD ideally
  • We will consider experienced Medical Writers looking to take that step up
  • We will also consider Principal Medical Writers looking to make a sidewaysmove into another PMW role, or as an Editorial Team Lead


What should you do next?

Please apply for an initial, informal call to discuss the company and this Senior Medical Writer opportunity in more detail to see if it is a good match for you. Your details won't be shared with the company without your consent. To discuss further, please submit your current CV.

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.



Katie Goulbourn

Which team and area do you work/specialise in?

I work within the medical communications and medical education team, recruiting on behalf of medical communications and pharmaceutical events agencies across the UK

What are some of the typical roles you cover?

I specialise in recruiting for mid-senior level positions in medical communications, across both client services and editorial.

Typical job roles I recruit for include:

  • Account Manager, Senior Account Manager, Account Director

  • Project Manager, Senior Project Manager, Project Director

  • Medical Writer, Senior Medical Writer, Principal Medical Writer

  • Medical Editor, Senior Medical Editor

  • Events Manager, Events Director

What are the hot issues in your sector currently?

In medical communications, there are a lot of vacancies to very few candidates, which means candidates are in a really strong position when they start their job search. We are able to run through a number of suitable options with each candidate, shortlisting their top 2-3 opportunities to focus on, and then guide the candidate through the application, interview and offer processes.

Who is your biggest idol / inspiration and why?

My Dad, due to his ambition and credibility in his industry.

What is your greatest fear?


You’re stranded on a desert island – what one thing could you not live without?

Hot chocolate


More jobs like thisSee all