Manager, Medical Writing

PPD   •  

Morrisville, NC

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


5 - 7 years

Posted 180 days ago

This job is no longer available.

 This position supervises the activities of the Medical Writers and may coordinate medical writing services acrosslocations within the United States. The Manager, Medical Writing uses clinical knowledge to assist in the written interpretation of clinical data and to guideothers in their presentation of clinical data. The Manager, Medical Writing also writes and coordinatesotherdocuments for submission to regulatory agencies, including IND, NDA, and CTD items.


  Education andExperience:

  • BS/BA (scientific discipline preferred) with 6 years relevant experienceor
  • Advanced degree with 3 years relevant experience
  • 2 years relevant experience in medical writing, preferably within the pharmaceutical industry
  • 1 year supervisory/management experience
  • Or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the individual with the required knowledge, skills, and abilities

 Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must possess the ability to supervise, evaluate, and mentor departmental personnel
  • Must possess the ability to delegate tasks and facilitate completion of assignments
  • Must possess evidence of strong management skills, including the ability to create and modify budgets, project timelines, allocate resources, and forecast departmental workload
  • Must possess well-developed presentations skills for use in client presentations
  • Must demonstrate innovation in developing new ideas related to Medical Writing, including process improvements
  • Must possess excellent medical writing skills, including excellent grammatical, editorial, and proofreading skills, and the ability to effectively interpret and present extremely complex data