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Medical Writer III
Ref No.: 16-01303
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Start Date / End Date: 05/23/2016 to 03/31/2017
Replacement req for 4545650 - please submit new candidates
Work with therapeutic teams to develop and/or edit scientific/clinical documents, including manuscripts, abstracts, posters, and slide presentations
Work effectively with company document management systems and related tools, templates, and procedures in order to ensure efficient internal and external review and approval of documents prior to final submission for publication or presentations at scientific congresses
Ensure a consistent style of writing and presentation of clinical data to maintain quality and ease of review by all contributing authors
Participate and contribute to Medical Affairs Publication Team meetings and to cross-functional working groups as needed to facilitate efficient development and submission of publications
Work with external and internal authors on company-sponsored publications to facilitate writing, review and submission to high-tier journals

Skills:Substantial experience (8-10 years) as a medical writer or equivalent working knowledge of clinical research, study design, and ability to present clinical data objectively in a clear, concise written format
Demonstrated competency in project management and the successful preparation and submission of peer-reviewed manuscripts
Outstanding written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Acrobat. Datavision expertise a plus
Highly organized, detail-oriented, self-motivated, and able to work independently as well as within cross-functional teams
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, thinks critically, and adheres to deadlines
Demonstrated customer facing skills and capability to collaborate with Key Opinion Leaders on publications and presentations in a credible manner
Ability to interpret and critique scientific and medical literature with respect to scientific and business implications is essential
Experience in Multiple Sclerosis therapeutic or neurology area preferred
Medical writing or publications experience with a pharmaceutical company or medical communications agency preferred

Education:Advanced degree (MS, PhD, PharmD) in biomedical sciences is preferred, but not required
Attachments: Senior Medical Writer_MS Medical Affairs.pdf