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Manager Medical Affairs, Medical Writer

Job Description:

Provides operational and scientific support through various means for Medical Affairs functions and activities. Independently recommends, interprets and implements significant medical and scientific programs, as aligned with corporate goals and objectives.


  • Interpret, analyze, and develop comprehensible scientific content for medical affairs and publications initiatives (including presentations, training materials, abstracts, posters, manuscripts, and standard response letters).
  • Assists in development, implementation and maintenance of policies and procedures for document production.
  • Supports scientific congress attendance via pre-meeting planning and post-meeting reporting.
  • Monitors the medical environment (including medical inquiries) and apply scientific expertise, integrated with regulatory and compliance knowledge, to guide Brand strategy.
  • Works with cross-functional team members to implement project plans to ensure timely, on-target, and within-budget execution of those plans.


  • Bachelor's degree in a scientific discipline required; advanced degree preferred. Equivalent combination of education and applicable job experience may be considered.
  • Experience preparing clinical documents and scientific publications with excellent data interpretation and medical writing skills, including grammatical, editorial, and proofreading skills.
  • A minimum of 3 years' experience in the pharmaceutical industry in publications, medical affairs, medical communications/information, or similar area.
  • Experience/in-depth understanding of clinical trial/drug development is a plus.
  • Previous experience in endocrinology preferred.

Preferred Skills, Qualifications, or Technical Proficiencies:

  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical journals.
  • Strong written (scientific, technical, and non-technical writing), verbal, computer, and interpersonal skills.
  • Proven ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks and projects; work independently as well as collaborate with others and within cross-functional teams.
  • Understanding of the US healthcare environment, clinical research processes, FDA and other federal regulations, and ethical guidelines.
  • Must convey a professional attitude, demonstrate attention to detail, and possess flexibility and self-motivation.
  • Occasional travel for conferences and meetings.

If you are interested, please submit your resume by email to

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