Scientific Director

Recruiter
Clearwater People Solutions
Location
Thames Ditton
Salary
From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
15 Sep 2017
TITLE Currently recruiting for a Scientific Director for a specialist healthcare communications agency, located in beautiful Surrey along the Thames and within a stone’s throw from the thriving town of Kingston. Offering excellent public transport links from central London and surrounding areas this opportunity is ideally located for those looking to avoid the commute into central London. Winning multiple awards and collaborating 100% with pharmaceutical, medical devices and healthcare companies, this is a fantastic opportunity to join a global brand, enabling one to further harness their skills and build their reputation. Responsibilities will include As the Scientific Director, you will be responsible for overseeing the content and writing within the team, including a small amount of writing yourself alongside overviewing the teams’ writing whilst mentoring them through the process. Whilst there is no direct line management of the team, the successful candidate will provide consistent guidance and coaching. Whilst some of the projects you will be managing will be distributed into the team via Account Directors, you will also have direct contact with many of the accounts; thus, adding value through your scientific expertise. You will be responsible for all the proof reading of the team’s documents and finally you will be responsible for understanding all the products and relaying that information back to the team. Requirements for the role · Experience as a Principle Medical Writer or Senior Medical Writer · Experience in Proof Reading Scientific documents · Experience in Team management or guiding more junior members of a team · Experience working in a Medical Communications agency · Involvement in Scientific Strategy · Should you be working in-house, then you will have experience in a delivery focused environment What is Offered: Fantastic working environment full of very forward-thinking individuals, very “blue sky thinking” environment where ideas don’t go unnoticed. An environment perfect for personal development as well as strong progressive development throughout the teams. If this role is not right for you, please contact us to discuss what you are looking for. If you have clicked on this vacancy, then you are most likely the type of candidate that we want to speak with. Should this role not be suitable for you, but you are looking for something similar then please still click apply and we will be sure to contact you. Please send your application with your most recent CV today via this Advert. To find out more about this career opportunity please call Ben Jarvis on 44 1293 817642 detailing your interest. Applicants who have not had a response within two weeks should assume their application has been unsuccessful. Clearwater People Solutions are proud to offer a service based on a quality and personalised approach. We work diligently on behalf of our Candidates to find the right role that you and your specialist skill set deserve. Our consultative, honest approach combined with our integrity and full qualification of each-and-every requirement we work make us a perfect partner for you in your search for the ideal position. At Clearwater – your Career is our Job. We look forward to hearing from you. KEY WORDS Medical Writer / Medical Writing / Medical Communications / Med Comms / Scientific Director / Kingston / Surbiton / Thames-Ditton / London This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75311755