Medical Communications Scientific Director - Home Based, UK

Job title : Medical Communications Scientific Director - Home Based, UK
Location : East London
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £50000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive market related
Contact name : Harriet Lawford
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You've been there, done that, got the T-shirt as far as Medical Writing is concerned and you will have excelled. You will never lose your passion for scientific communications, but it is time to pass that knowledge on. Now you will be driven by mentoring and coaching and shaping your team.

As a Medical Communications; Scientific Director you will be responsible for development and implementation of strategic communication plans, producing quality medical and scientific materials based on cutting edge science. You will review the work of others, whether this be in a coaching capacity or a more formal line management arrangement, and this will depend on how much experience in line management you will be coming with. In addition to all this you will be central to identifying new business opportunities you will have already gained an excellent reputation for quality and delivery and will be providing input into proposals and pitches.

Working for this company you will enjoy working with like-minded people who are as talented as they are passionate. You will enjoy face to face client communications as you will be excepted to attend meetings on these full-service accounts.

About you…
You will be enthusiastic, passionate and have the tenacity to be a hands-on manager and lead from the front.

Having established yourself as a competent Medical Writer within a UK based Medical Communications agency you will have moved on to have some form of leadership or mentoring responsibility.

It would be an advantage to have had some previous experience in Respiratory, Cardiovascular or Diabetes as they are some of the key areas of the current teams work but if you have not worked in these areas no worries, you are a scientific mastermind and we know you will pick it up quickly.

We have additional roles like this for other agencies so if the ins and outs aren't totally up your street, give me a call anyway and I can share some of the other SD roles with you!

Knowledge is power
To find out more about this leadership opportunity apply today. If you would like a confidential conversation on how this role will fit with your own needs or experience then please do get in touch. I can be reached on or on +44 207 255 6600.