Medical Publication Manager
Vacancy medical writing
Medical Publication Manager
(Medical Communications / Education)
writing in the medical arena
The objective of this vacancy medical writing is communicating medical research through texts / writing. You communicate scientific topics to audiences of mixed background and you deliver input to the communication plans for the clients. As a Medical Publication Manager, you are responsible for performing background literature research and the subsequent preparation of high-quality, medically accurate documents, across a range of publication plans in differing therapy areas, addressing different target audiences through peer-reviewed literature.
You closely cooperate with your team members (Marketing, Production, Medical Advisors, Project Coordinators) and you report to the Director of Publication Planning.
What does this agency offer you in return?
This position is open in Amsterdam. You’ll get a demanding but rewarding, entrepreneurial position. Your contract will be 36 hrs per week. You will be entitled to 27 days annual holiday; extra time you might put in can be compensated with extra days off.
This position carries many additional benefits. They pay an extra month’s salary every year (the “13th month”), offer a profit-sharing scheme and pay two-thirds of your pension, plus offering a corporate health-insurance discount.
Skills needed this vacancy medical writing
Who am I looking for?
Ideally you meet as much as possible of these criteria:
• You have a life science (bio-medical) academic education, plus a PhD in life sciences • Superb command of the English language (preferably mother tongue), outstanding writing and communication skills, with exceptional attention to details.
• 2 years of industry experience: You have worked either in a scientific publishing company, a medical communication agency or pharmaceutical company
• Ability to rapidly learn and apply knowledge in previously unfamiliar therapy areas
• Demonstrable problem-solving ability
• Excellent computer skills, including Word and PowerPoint, are required.
You don’t have to live in the Amsterdam area already, but must be willing to move here if you now live abroad (no relocation packages). Are you an expat? Valid EU work permit required!
Leading in medical communication and medical writing
Our client is a leading medical communications agency that partners with the pharmaceutical and biotech industry to educate the global healthcare community. Excerpta Medica creates and delivers a full line of strategic solutions in the areas of Strategic Publication Planning, Medical Communications, Medical Education, and Medical Publishing, from traditional newsletters to to complete symposium organization and innovative e-learning portals. At the Amsterdam Office a staff of 70 (20 nationalities!) successfully increase their business.
How to apply for this vacancy medical writing?
I will be happy to receive your CV (resumé) and motivation. You can apply directly through me, mr. Jaap Roorda. As a former publisher (b2b, Medical and Educational) I match professionals through www.careerhouse.nl
My cell phone: +31 (0)6 - 5144 1400. When we meet or Skype, we take time to check if this would be the right move for you. You'll get feedback, on your CV/ resumé as well as other aspects.