Associate Medical Writer

Associate Medical Writer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Associate Medical Writer to join our team.


  • To ensure high standards and scientific accuracy are maintained for all written materials;
  • To attend and report on conferences and external meetings, as required;
  • To develop and maintain professional relationships with financial supporters, clients and external opinion leaders, as required;
  • To write high quality scientific content aimed at the appropriate level for target audiences;
  • To conduct independent research into therapy areas, products, congresses, experts and competitive landscapes;
  • To provide the scientific and medical support to ensure successful project delivery;
  • To develop expertise and knowledge across a range of therapeutic areas;
  • To incorporate adult education best practices within learning materials;
  • To comply with, and endorse, company procedures;
  • To work, under supervision, with the business development team to contribute to new business proposals.


  • Good interpersonal skills;
  • Pro-active and self-motivated;
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively to tight deadlines;
  • Awareness of client expectations;
  • Excellent understanding of the science and data behind client messaging and strategy;
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team;
  • Produce high-quality written work to required specification;
  • Build and sustain successful client relationships;
  • Excellent written communication skills;
  • New graduate – Life science Degree BSc- PhD;
  • Educated to at least degree level in medicine, pharmacy, or life sciences, clinical backgrounds welcome;
  • Good research skills;
  • Ability to produce accurate scientific copy in a range of writing styles.