Science & Technology

Principal Medical Writer

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Principal medical writer

An exciting opportunity for a Principal Medical Writer to join a globally renowned agency.

The agency

They are a large independent agency with around 400 staff. It’s a really amazing opportunity in that they are an award-winning, independent, global HealthScience consultancy – providing communications services to the healthcare industry, professional societies and patient groups. They pride themselves on providing consistently high level of quality, combined with extensive therapy area experience and compelling approaches to communicating complex scientific information in a concise way. Although they are a big company, they are really employee-focused and do a wonderful mix of events to bring everyone together.

Principal medical writer

Within this position you will hold a really exciting mix of responsibilities. They are looking for someone who is eager to be hands on not only with the writing but also leading accounts and training the more junior members of the team.

A quick overview of the role:

– Writing and managing the delivery of scientific content for a range of activities to meet client needs, standards and timelines.

– Manage projects efficiently and effectively.

– Build strong relationships with clients and act as a point of contact for day to day enquiries.

– Mentor more junior members of the team.

– Contribute to strategy e.g. attend client meetings and contribute ideas.

– Travel to meetings and conferences

In return, you will receive a competitive salary of £60,000 – £65,000 as well as the opportunity to work closely with some amazingly talented colleagues on some sought after accounts.

I’m very interested in hearing from you if you’re available for available for a new permanent role and have experience within medical/ healthcare copywriting. You can find me on LinkedIn as Mollie Kent – Medical Writing specialist, X4 Communications. Alternatively, you can contact me on

If this role isn’t what you’re looking for, but you are on the lookout, please do let me know if there is something more specific you would like me to get in touch about instead.

Employment Type: Permanent