Position Overview: The Medical Writer is the Medical content lead on his/her account(s) and is responsible for day-to-day development of medical content. The Medical Writer is responsible for delivering high quality, scientifically rigorous content that is in line with brand strategy and objectives, while adhering to timelines and internal processes.
The Medical Writer must be able to fulfill the responsibilities and demonstrate the competencies outlined below under the direct supervision of his/her manager or designated senior team member. Please see required experience below.
Content Development and Execution:
Conducts required research in a timely and proficient manner, utilizing the appropriate resources
Develops scientifically accurate, strategically aligned, grammatically correct and impactful content, from outlines through completion, with input from manager
Accurately and efficiently annotates content per brand style guide and AMA rules
Assumes accountability for accuracy of work
Understands the product/scientific/therapeutic and competitive space and proactively provides recommendations regarding planned projects to internal team
Actively engages in discussions with clients in a team setting
Builds skills/is comfortable with speaking during client calls
Builds rapport with clients over time through demonstration of subject matter knowledge
May, at times, act as client-facing medical lead, with support from manager
Partners with manager and Account team to provide the client with a united, organized, professional, pleasant experience on teleconferences and in person
Agency Interface and Process:
Understands the role of Medical within the agency and works to set appropriate expectations and operating norms within the team
Shares best practices and strategic insights within team to maximize efficiencies
Leads by example to demonstrate efficiency, team productivity, and superior scientific quality for all deliverables
About BGB Group
BGB Group is a marketing communications organization that supports the promotional and educational objectives of pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device clients.
Its two agencies subsidiaries, BGB New York and BIONYC, offer capabilities that span medical and marketing consulting, promotional advertising, medical education and digital execution.