Clinical Thinking, is a full service medical communications agency dedicated to the needs of healthcare clients. We deliver scientifically accurate, visually engaging and commercially savvy communications designed for traditional and new media channels. Our clients benefit from the synergies available within the Nucleus Global network of  global offices staffed y approx. 800 in-house employees with deep therapeutic expertise. Clinical Thinking’s capabilities span the spectrum of medical communications services such as: strategic planning, clinical/medical affairs support, publication planning, KOL management, scientific and editorial services, scientific visualisation and MOA, marketing communications, internal training, scientific events, exhibits, and new media.

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 Principal Medical Writer to join our team.

As a Principal Medical Writer, you will assist with editing and proof reading of text written by other team members and provide constructive feedback.  You will take on line management responsibility and provide on going mentoring and support Medical Writers, identifying / contributing to training as required.

You will liaise with international pharmaceutical clients and lead discussions in client meetings. In addition, you will provide strategic input into the business by contributing ideas to grow the business or improve efficiencies. In collaboration with client services you will take responsibility for the development of account plans for assigned accounts to help maximise opportunities for account development.

To succeed, you must have a BSc in the life sciences, ideally combined with a MSc or PhD. Experience within neuroscience, rare diseases, oncology or hematology is advantageous but not essential, in addition, you will have line management and extensive reviewing experience. Possessing a strong knowledge in congress, events and educational materials as well as excellent organizational, attention to detail and written and verbal communication skills will be essential.  

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