Senior Medical Writer

We are looking for a team member who has experience of independently developing high-quality medical content in-line with client’s strategic plans, with the ability to translate complex clinical data to then deliver compelling content that engages audiences across a range of deliverables. If this sounds like you read on!

Location:
UK

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About Lucid Group

Lucid Group is a multi-capability global healthcare consultancy. We partner with the pharma and biotech industry to deliver pioneering solutions that change behaviour, improve clinical practice and advance health outcomes.

Our pioneering spirit and people-centric approach means we create deep, durable partnerships with our ambitious clients to inspire behaviour change by exploring creative solutions and designing compelling experiences that empower the recipient to learn, understand and act.

By combining our capabilities and applying them at the right time we can better understand and fix healthcare problems with outcomes-led solutions, expertly executed to deliver life-transforming value for everyone.

About the role

A Senior Medical Writer can create synergy between science, technical information and commercial objectives to deliver compelling programmes. They are able to translate complex clinical data to deliver compelling content that engages the audience across a range of deliverables Senior Medical Writers at Lucid are responsible for delivering strategic and scientific value to key Lucid Group accounts. They are ambassadors for Lucid Group, helping build the profile and client base of the Company.

A Senior Medical Writer at Lucid is responsible for:

  • Independently developing high-quality medical content in-line with our client's strategic plans
  • Writing content that meets physicians’ needs, anticipates these needs and supports client’s decision making
  • Working to highest levels of quality and accuracy on any given project, using multiple writing styles and adapting as needed
  • Creating synergy between science, technical information and commercial objectives to deliver compelling programmes
  • Acquiring outstanding knowledge of client data and understand both therapy area and commercial objectives
  • Champions excellent standards in everything they are involved in
  • Building relationship with our clients based on their outstanding writing and knowledge, being an invaluable scientific and strategic partner for clients
  • Building effective internal partnerships with other capabilities to successfully deliver the project plan on plan and to budget (client services, project management, creative, strategy, etc)
  • Working with our account management team to highlight new opportunities
  • Ensuring excellence is always delivered for all projects, on time and on budget
  • Contributing to the pitch process and new business proposals
  • Mentoring others and putting processes in place that improve efficiency
  • Supporting with scientific reviews to ensure factual accuracy and adherence to regulatory requirements/code. Ensures quality feedback is provided to junior writers to support development

What we're looking for

Successful candidates will have:

  • A degree, and possibly further education, in a scientific, medical or life sciences field
  • Considerable experience working within the medical writing field
  • Worked in a reputable medical communications agency
  • Experience writing for a variety of audiences
  • Experience building strong client partnerships through their work
  • Worked in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience working in an agile environment with possible remote management
  • Experience in coaching or mentoring others
  • Experience in delivering projects
  • The ability to be considered a scientific expert and give excellent strategic counsel

What you'll be working on

Medical writing

Mentoring

Quality control

Building relationships

Various exciting projects

Medical reports

...Plus a load more

Benefits of working with us

Discretionary bonus

Employee discount platform with offers at 900+ retailers

Flexible Working

Private family healthcare and dental cover

25 days' holiday plus bank holidays, plus 3 Christmas closure days, and a celebration day of your choice

Flexible holiday buy and sell scheme

4x basic salary life assurance cover

Contributory pension of up to 5% of basic salary Lucid contribution

Season ticket loans

"I’m new to Lucid and I’m surrounded by talent."

Andy Tarnai, General Manager

"We can’t wait to welcome new talent to the team."

Jo Troman, General Manager

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Industry-leading capabilities

We connect our industry-leading capabilities and apply them at the right time to better understand and fix healthcare problems with outcomes-led solutions.

Lucid culture

At Lucid, you can let your whole self shine. We know that diversity drives innovation. We firmly believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our team and work will be.

Our story

We partner with the pharma and biotech industry to deliver pioneering solutions that change behaviour, improve clinical practice and advance health outcomes.

We transform lives. Always. Get in touch to find out more.