Medical Writer

Clutch - Philadelphia, PA5.0

ContractEstimated: $48,000 - $63,000 a year
Clutch is looking for Medical Writers both ONSITE and REMOTE for our clients in the Greater Philadelphia Market. The ideal candidate with have Glaucoma experience. The Medical Writers' will work closely with cross-functional teams over the life of a project to ensure that deliverables are medically/scientifically accurate, rigorously supported by validated sources, and aligned with client objectives.

Job Responsibilities

Develop content that is scientifically and medically accurate, meets the stated strategic objectives of the project, is within job specifications as defined by the team/client, follows technical specifications, and is at the appropriate level and tone for the intended audience(s)
Source supporting references and annotate all pieces in accordance with client requirements
Serve a lead role in steering projects through the medical/legal/regulatory process
Work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure accurate implementation of approved content
Provide QA oversight through all phases of content development, pre- and post-review and production
Continually communicate project status to internal stakeholders through various formal and informal mechanisms

Critical Attributes

Advanced scientific/medical degree or equivalent experience
Minimum 1 year of experience as a medical writer in a healthcare advertising or medical communications agency, pharmaceutical company, or equivalent
Working knowledge of PubMed and other medical/scientific resources
High level of attention to detail, with excellent organizational/project management skills and a proven ability to multi-task
Excellent grammar and proofreading skills and extremely detail-oriented
Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, and dynamic environment, and to deliver high-quality products on time and on budget
Strong interpersonal skills
Familiarity with Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, and Web-based applications