Experienced medical writer - rare diseases

  • Brighton
  • Bollington
  • Dundee
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About us

Comradis (www.comradis.biz) is an independent healthcare consultancy that specializes in rare diseases and uncommon cancers. We provide industry-leading insights, compelling communications and commercialization expertise to organizations seeking to improve the treatment options for patients with significant unmet medical needs.

Comradis is part of AMICULUM, an independent family of healthcare communications, consulting and learning businesses with offices in New Zealand, China, Singapore, UAE, Switzerland, UK and USA. Our agencies offer services in medical communications, healthcare learning, clinical and commercial consultancy, market access, rare diseases, genomic medicine, digital engagement and advocacy.


The opportunity

Our core expertise is developing accurate and engaging scientific content and delivering that through a variety of communication channels for maximum reach and impact. Our team has developed an excellent reputation with our global clients for the quality of work that we deliver.

As a result of exciting business growth, we have a new vacancy for a medical writer to join our UK-based team. This represents a unique opportunity for an individual with a passion for rare disease related healthcare communications.

 

The role can be based from any of our UK offices, with home-working flexibility. Key responsibilities will include:

 

  • Creating high-quality scientific content for a range of communications (including slide sets, manuscripts and meeting materials), according to scientific data and evidence and in line with project objectives and brief
  • Collaborating with colleagues to ensure consistency and quality of content by supporting project briefings, technical reviews, training and mentoring
  • Adapting writing styles for different target audiences, including client teams, external HCPs and patients
  • Working effectively and professionally with client teams and external experts


About you

You will be a medical writer who has worked for medical communications agencies for at least 3 years, and you will have a good understanding of the pharmaceutical/ biotechnology industry and the support that our clients require. Previous experience in medical publications is required and expertise in oncology and/or rare diseases would also be beneficial.

Above all, you will be an exceptional communicator with a passion for transforming complex scientific information into clear, accurate and engaging content. 


You will reflect the key attributes that we look for in all colleagues, which are:

 

  • Intellectual curiosity: you will have a good academic record in biomedical science (MSc or PhD preferred)
  • A passion for all healthcare-related topics; experience in oncology and/or rare disease communications is preferable
  • Teamwork and collaboration: you will be an enthusiastic team member, collaborating with colleagues both locally and internationally to deliver industry-leading client service
  • An exceptional eye for detail: you will be passionate about the technical accuracy of your work
  • Accountability and responsibility: you will take responsibility for your workload and deadlines


Why work at AMICULUM?

We’re proud to be a flexible and inclusive employer that provides a supportive working environment. We’re committed to developing the careers of our team members and encourage colleagues to create their own career path; we are a job-title-free business that offers progression based on knowledge, skills and ambition. We value creativity and encourage colleagues to offer ideas that further the success of our business and in return we offer competitive salaries and a great benefits package, including two annual bonus schemes, a generous pension scheme, life and income protection insurance, and 25 days’ annual leave plus public holidays.


How to apply

Please supply a CV and covering letter in support of your application, detailing your experience and interest in working at Comradis.


More information

For more information about the AMICULUM story and our family of agencies, please visit https://www.amiculum.biz.

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

Locations

Manchester, London, Oxford, Brighton, Bollington and Dundee

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Chancery Place, 50 Brown Street
M2 2JT Manchester Directions

London

The Quadrant
TW9 Richmond Directions

Oxford

274 Banbury Rd
OX2 7DY Oxford Directions

Brighton

Spaces - Brighton, Trafalgar Place
BN1 4DU Brighton Directions

Bollington

Clarence Mill
SK10 5JZ Macclesfield Directions

Dundee

James Lindsay Place
DD1 5JJ Dundee Directions

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