Senior Medical Director

(New York, NY) Promotional medical education company seeking a new Senior Medical Director. This role plans, develops and oversees the creation of strategic clinical content for pharmaceutical and health care marketing and communications materials which may be delivered through a variety of print and electronic media outlets. This includes newsletters, articles, slide presentations, eLearning platforms and web applications. The position will interface with client groups, daily supporting assigned accounts by providing clinical expertise and leadership, and will gain a thorough understanding of the scope and expectations of each project.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assumes full leadership of clinical aspects during strategic planning and project meetings with internal and client teams.

  • Collaborates with internal and client parties.

  • Plans, develops, writes and edits materials as assigned.

  • Supervises and mentors other in house and contract medical writing resources.

  • Contributes significantly to timeline and resource planning to meet deliverable milestones.

  • Takes ownership of client relationship, partnering with account teams to build confidence in the company‚Äôs service offerings.

  • Acts as mentor and team lead for other less senior coworkers.

  • Conducts research on assigned topics and secures references.

  • Properly tracks and retains electronic versions of documentation from draft through final submission.

  • Thoroughly edits and revises own work and collaborates to resolve errors or concerns.

  • Maintains a current knowledge of industry trends and standards and key medical topics and terminology.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Advanced degree in pharmacy, nursing or biosciences.

  • Five to ten years of progressive clinical content development and writing experience, preferably at an Associate Medical Director or Medical Director level with strategic focus in a health care marketing agency setting.

  • The ability to train and mentor colleagues, with a willingness to share information and to help others learn and grow.

  • Expert writing and editorial skills with a high level of AMA style and medical terminology expertise.

  • Frequent overnight business travel will be required (approximately 25 to 30%)

 

Salary: Competitive                                                                             JR-4608