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Principal Medical Writer – Manchester

Principal Medical Writer – Fantastic Agency Culture- Manchester

An excellent Principal Medical Writer role has become available at an independent medical communications agency based in Manchester. Scientific content and excellence is at the heart of this agency, and they work with clients globally to deliver projects across a range of exciting therapy areas and materials.

As Principal Medical Writer you will ensure high quality project work which is completed on time and to budget. You will be working across a range of communication outputs including lots of publication work and meetings, as well as some internal communications and strategy. You will coach and mentor less experienced Medical Writers, as well as providing junior writers with a clear project brief, reviewing their work and monitoring project costs. This is a client facing writing role whereby you will manage communications, expectations and demands of clients.

The agency has a non-hierarchal, friendly culture where everyone is hands-on and involved. Editorial and accounts teams are mixed so you can learn from other areas of the business and grow. All employees have a personal development plan with clear objectives which are reviewed annually.

To be considered for this role you must be educated to PhD level and have several years’ experience medical writing and leading teams within healthcare communication agencies. You are happy to be involved in hands-on writing and also hold excellent client management and development skills.

In return you will be offered a competitive starting salary and benefits including pension scheme, life assurance, medical insurance, bonus scheme (paid twice yearly), 25 days holiday. For further information on this fantastic opportunity please contact myself, Lauren Gripton, at Paramount Recruitment, on

Keywords: pubs, publications, medical writing, senior medical writer, SMW, Medical Writer, Manchester, Greater Manchester, pharmaceutical, pharma, medical communications, healthcare communications, PMW, principal medical writer

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Recruitment Consultant: Lauren Gripton

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