Agency :

Havas Life Medicom

Job Description Summary :

Provide well-written copy that meets the brief, is appropriate for the target audience, and is delivered to budget in a timely manner.

Job Description :

Key Responsibilities

Writing and editing

  • Produce high quality medical writing
  • Develop briefing and reviewing skills
  • Develop appropriate manner in which to feedback to Associate Medical Writers and peers
  • Ensure the accuracy of all information, data and referencing for the projects you produce
  • Address internal and external comments on your work intelligently and question any that are inappropriate, inaccurate or unclear
  • Scientific content and expertise

  • Develop comprehensive understanding of new therapeutic areas
  • Become familiar with client products, therapy areas, portfolio, and clinical and commercial strategy
  • Develop understanding of industry codes of practice/legislation
  • Internal relationships

  • Work with other members of the writing team, as well as independently, to ensure that departmental objectives are met
  • Plan your workload and participate in team resourcing meetings
  • Client service and external relationships

  • Work collaboratively with account team members to ensure that all account objectives are met
  • Start to build relationships with clients and/or external experts
  • Attend meetings in the UK or elsewhere, providing on-site support as required
  • Business development

  • Identify opportunities to maximise existing client accounts
  • Assist with the development of proposals and pitches
  • Financial

  • Develop understanding of projects scoping, budgeting and reconciliation
  • Notify the Client Services team and Technical Lead of any changes to specification for ongoing projects at the earliest opportunity
  • Adhere to time and budget guidelines given by the project’s Technical Lead, keeping them updated with any alterations from the schedule
  • Company policies and requirements

  • Maintain regular working hours and behave in a professional manner at all times
  • Complete all expense claims in a timely manner and provide receipts to support expenditure
  • Look after all company equipment entrusted to you and report any loss or damage immediately
  • Attend all staff and team meetings, as requested
  • Complete all timesheets, trackers and resourcing planners as requested
  • Use house style in all external communications
  • Carry out any other duties as requested by members of the account team or Havas management
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