Scientific Pathways, a division of Nucleus Global, is an international medical education agency providing innovative, high-quality and effective healthcare communications. Our clients benefit from the synergies available within our global network of offices staffed by highly talented individuals who can deliver on a global scale or local level and across a broad spectrum of therapy areas.

Our success has led to continued expansion both in the range of services we offer and our global presence. We are now looking for a talented and enthusiastic Scientific Director.

The Scientific/Medical Director will be the key scientific lead on a particular account, providing editorial, scientific and strategic expertise to our client teams.

Working in partnership with Client Services, you will help to establish a cohesive and dynamic relationship between the accounts and editorial teams and the client, leading discussions in client meetings / teleconferences (as required) to ensure client satisfaction is maintained at all levels.  

In this role, you will have management responsibility for a team of Associate Scientific Directors, Senior Medical Writers and Medical Writers (potentially based across several sites).

To succeed you will have an advanced degree in the life sciences, (PhD, MD or PharmD required) and 5+ years’ experience in a communications agency encompassing a broad range of medical communications deliverables and therapeutic areas. You will have well-developed scientific writing skills for different target audiences and proven leadership / line management skills of a medical writing team, possibly based across multiple locations.

In addition to a competitive package, we are known for our friendly and informal working environment. We also offer excellent opportunities for career and personal development, and a robust benefits package including health, dental, vision, 401(K), vacation, holiday, and sick time.

Nucleus Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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