Scientific Content Director

Medical Communications


Make it Matter

Are you passionate about science and get a buzz out of making the complex simple? Do you want to help develop the skills of others? If so, then we want to hear from you.

Ashfield Health, an Inizio Health agency, is a healthcare marketing and communications network built for today where a global mindset meets individual depth and specialism.

Together with our family of agencies, we create life changing solutions that achieve new realities for our clients.


Role Profile

A growing account working on a broad range of approved and in-development vaccines, this account now warrants a new SD level contact for internal and external leads. Working within a team of medical writers and senior medical writers within a UK business unit.

  • Work with our clients to challenge and shape the pharmaceutical strategies of the future
  • Develop and implement strategic communication plans
  • Produce quality medical and scientific materials based on cutting edge science
  • Review the work of others, whether in a coaching capacity or a more formal line management arrangement
  • Identify new business opportunities and provide input into proposals and pitches

Who is the ideal candidate?

In our Scientific Directors we are looking for leaders, someone who is passionate about communicating highly scientific content in an accessible and educational setting. You will have previous experience within Healthcare/Medical Communications including writing, developing and reviewing high quality scientific materials. A large part of the role is relationship management, working closely with our clients as a partner.

You will be confident in your decision-making abilities and highly knowledgeable about Medical Communications. Ideally you will have experience in line management, mentoring or coaching and be happy with some travel. Team work and collaboration are key and enthusiasm and a commitment to quality are a must.

Don't meet every job requirement? That's okay! Our company is dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace. If you're excited about this role, but your experience doesn't perfectly fit every qualification, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right person for this role or others.

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