Cline Davis & Mann Medical Writer in New York, New York


Medical Writer

The Medical Writer has excellent writing and communication skills, is experienced in Medical Education (CME), and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Responsibilities and Expectations


  • Demonstrate proficiency in collaborating with Medical, Account, and Editorial Services.

  • Consistently deliver high-quality materials on time and on budget.

  • Develop content that meets the stated objectives of the project, is within job specifications as defined by team/client, follow technical specifications, and is scientifically and medically accurate.

  • Demonstrate reference competency: Determine the adequacy of references provided for projects and identify/secure additional references or information as necessary.

  • Accurately cite from references and appropriately underscore (or highlight) these references for medical/regulatory review.

  • Address and incorporate edits requested by clients and physician experts as well as agency reviewers and work with the team to address medical-legal review feedback.

  • Continually communicate project status to internal stakeholders through various formal and informal mechanisms.

  • Participate in kickoff, status, and other job-related meetings.

  • Maintain accurate time sheets and expense reports.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Strong neurology/neuroscience background, ideally including MS.

  • Medical Education experience.

  • Strong medical writing skills (including appropriate annotations) for development of manuscripts in prose and power point slides with graphics.

  • 2+ years of experience as a medical communications medical writer.

  • Excellent oral communication skills with clients, physician experts, and agency team members

  • Strong skills in time management, prioritizing, organizing, researching, and problem solving, with attention to detail and ability to adhere to deadlines.

  • Understanding of medical-marketing strategies including familiarity with the promotional review process.

  • Knowledge of preclinical and clinical research methods and drug approval processes.

  • Master's degree in Biology, Microbiology, Physiology, Pathology, Genetics or a related field;5 years of applicable experience.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software.

Job ID 2018-13440

Location US-NY-New York

Category Medical & Scientific Affairs

Company Harrison & Star