RaleighRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Raleigh jobs

Health & Medical Writer

Company: APCO Worldwide
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Job Description:

APCO Worldwide is seeking an experienced health and medical writer to join its growing health team. We are open to all North America office locations.

The medical writer works closely with cross-functional team members to ensure that materials produced by the agency for the pharmaceutical and life sciences industry and other scientific organizations are of the highest quality in terms of accuracy, utility, clarity, readability, and appeal. They will also be the day-to-day client contact for medium to large-sized editorial projects assigned to them or editorial lead on small accounts. Key to this role will be the quality of the written materials developed and the ability to work within deadlines and budgets.

About the Job

* Develop, copywrite, copyedit and/or fact-check a variety of promotional and educational materials for patients, consumers, physicians, policy makers, media and other healthcare professionals, from manuscript through print and/or digital production.

* Make scientific writing clear and precise.

* Ensure that facts, data, and scientific units are correct and have been used consistently; formatting text to comply with AMA guidelines as well as brand style.

* Support account teams, when needed, in researching medical references and article retrieval.

Key Responsibilities

* Management and development of a range of editorial materials such as publications, meeting materials, slide kits, sharable social content and media resources also included researching, writing and editing, with limited oversight.

* Keeping abreast of new developments within the health, life sciences and medical/scientific community and passing on of knowledge to the internal team and external clients, where appropriate.

Key Candidate Requirements

* Life sciences degree, preferably a higher degree

* At least 4-7 years of experience

* Demonstrable competence in scientific and commercial writing with the ability to adapt to different target audiences and styles

* Previous experience of working within the pharmaceutical/life sciences industry in-house, at a medical communications agency, medical or academic institution, media outlet, etc.

* Knowledge of publications planning and experience of writing manuscripts

* A passion for medical/scientific topics and are eager to share your learnings

* Experience in a wide range of therapeutic and disease state areas

* Attention to detail and scientific accuracy

* Excellent time management and project organizational skills

APCO Worldwide is a global communication consultancy. We help the most innovative organizations adapt and thrive in this fast-moving, interconnected and complex world. We do this for all types of organizations, in all industries and in all situations. We partner with clients to guide them through a changing, complex global environment, enabling them to reach their business and societal goals. We bring our clients' work to life creatively and digitally through diverse thinking and a campaign mentality that embraces a variety of integrated tactics to achieve success. Our work impacts bottom lines; creates and protects jobs; defines issues important to society; improves workplaces and communities; gains visibility for and gives voice to those who may not typically be heard; and much more. Simply put, our work is impactful, meaningful, and problem-solving or opportunity-creating. APCO is a majority employee- and women-owned business.

APCO Worldwide, named "Public Affairs Agency of the Year" 2017 Best Large Agency to Work For 2013-2014 and one of the Top Places to Work in PR by PRNews, offers a collegial work environment, countless training and development opportunities, and a competitive compensation and benefits package.


Keywords: APCO Worldwide, Raleigh , Health & Medical Writer, Advertising , Raleigh, North Carolina

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Advertising Jobs

Volunteer Marketing Materials call for Listening House of St Paul Inc (Remote)
Description: by speaking with a member of their organization on the phone for 1 hour about their marketing materials. Our Mission We are a low-barrier, trauma informed daytime drop in community resource and referral (more...)
Company: Catchafire
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 01/26/2020

Marketing Communications Specialist
Description: PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES Create company literature and other forms of communication. Create marketing and promotional materials, both print and electronic. Work with advertisers for timely and useable (more...)
Company: TTi Global
Location: Durham
Posted on: 01/23/2020

Business and Marketing Graduates!
Description: This position will be an active part of our fun and vibrant environment from the start. You will be learning and working towards achieving marketing, sales, and customer service related
Company: Acquire
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 01/23/2020

Photographer for Rental Properties - Greensboro, NC
Description: Photographer for Rental Properties br br Build your photography skills and portfolio in the ever-expanding rental market with PlanOmatic Here is an opportunity to join our team and make money doing (more...)
Company: PlanOmatic
Location: Greensboro
Posted on: 01/26/2020

RN / Registered Nurse / North Carolina / Any / Sleep Medicine Nurse Pr
Description: Seeking a full time specialized Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join a fantastic team in the Raleigh, NC area Exciting opportunity to work
Company: KA Recruiting, Inc.
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 01/25/2020

Product Marketing Manager Mid-Market
Description: br br br br Product Marketing Manager Mid-Market br br Sunnyvale, CA, United States br br br br br PMM - Mid MarketKloudGin is revolutionizing mobile business processes and field (more...)
Company: KloudGin
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 01/26/2020

Tax Services Senior Manager - Global Compliance & Reporting
Description: Tax Services Senior Manager - Global Compliance ReportingTaxRequisition RAL000KRPost Date Jan 14, 2020Business is constantly evolving, and more than ever, staying at the forefront is all about identifying (more...)
Company: EY
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 01/25/2020

Brand Marketing Director - Cinical Research Services
Description: Parexel s Mission is to, Combine the strength of our expertise, experience and innovation to advance the worldwide success of the biopharmaceutical and medical device industries in preventing and curing (more...)
Company: PAREXEL
Location: Durham
Posted on: 01/23/2020

Multi-Media Account Executive
Description: The News Record is owned by Berkshire Hathaway Inc., a Fortune 500 company with large holdings in media. We combine the traditional power of print exposure with the expanding power of multiple digital (more...)
Company: News & Record
Location: Greensboro
Posted on: 01/25/2020

Marketing Communication Assistant
Description: As our Raleigh Marketing agency grows, we are excited to bring someone on board as an entry-level Marketing Communications Assistant - This role is a vital piece to our ever-growing sales team and requires (more...)
Company: Acquire
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 01/23/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest North Carolina jobs by following @recnetNC on Twitter!

Raleigh RSS job feeds