London, United Kingdom

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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ProPharma Group

From clinical to commercialization, and every point in between, we partner with pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device clients to ensure regulatory expectations are met, business goals are achieved, and patient safety is protected.

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Company Description

ProPharma Group is an industry leading, single source provider for regulatory compliance, pharmacovigilance, and medical information services across the full development lifecycle for pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies. Operating around the world with offices in Australia, Canada, Germany, Japan, the Netherlands, Sweden, United Kingdom, and the United States, ProPharma Group’s fully integrated service offerings will provide clients with a comprehensive suite of global support services that are required to be competitive in today’s dynamic markets. We build successful long-term relationships with clients by providing leading industry knowledge, experience, and proven processes.

Job Description

The Senior (Sr.) Medical Writer provides medical writing and publication support for clients.

Essential Functions Include:

  • Mentors and leads less experienced medical writers on complex projects, as necessary.
  • Compiles, writes, and edits medical writing deliverables, and serves as a medical writer on inter-department and intra-department project teams with minimal supervision. Provides medical writing deliverables covering all phases of clinical research and in various therapeutic areas.
  • Creates writing deliverables that include, but may not be limited to:
    • clinical study protocols and clinical protocol amendments;
    • clinical study reports;
    • clinical development plans;
    • IND submissions and annual reports;
    • Integrated summary reports;
    • NDA and (e)CTD submissions;
    • investigator brochures, as well as;
    • clinical journal manuscripts, clinical journal abstracts, and client presentations.
  • Reviews statistical analysis plans and table/figure/listing specifications for appropriate content, and for grammar, format, and consistency.
  • Interacts with department head and staff members in data management, biostatistics, regulatory affairs, and medical affairs as necessary to produce writing deliverables.
  • Adheres to established regulatory standards, including but not limited to ICH-E3 guidelines, as well as Company Standard Operating Procedures, client standards, and Company and/or client approved templates when completing medical writing projects, on-time and on-budget.
  • Performs on-line clinical literature searches, as requested. Maintains familiarity with current industry practices and regulatory requirements and guidelines that affect medical writing.
  • Coordinate quality control reviews of documents and maintaining audit trails of changes.
  • May perform quality control (QC) review if requested by supervisor (e.g., QC in-text tables against statistical tables, verify titles in standard table of contents, paginate a document, etc.).


Qualified candidates must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in the life sciences; MS or PhD preferred.
  • Extensive experience in the writing regulatory documents for pharmaceutical, biologic or medical device companies.
  • Experience in clinical study IB and Module 2 summary 
  • Expert word processing skills in MS Word, including proficiency with tables, graphs, and figures are required.
  • Must be able to work in a collaborative team environment.
  • Strong computer skills, project management skills, and a high attention to detail.
  • Excellent demonstrable understanding of ICMJE and GPP guidelines and regulations required.
  • Ability to write presentations and articles for peer reviewed publications that conform to prescribed style and format.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference.
  • Knowledge of internet software, spreadsheet software, word processing software, graphics software (e.g., PowerPoint), bibliographic software e.g. EndNote) and any other applicable software as may be needed by the job from time to time as it changes.

Tags: Compliance Computer skills Data management Life Sciences Medical information PhD Powerpoint Project management Research

Perks/benefits: Health care

Region: Europe
Country: United Kingdom
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