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Medical Science Writer

  • Location: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: 30-32 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Start Date: 2022-07-18
  • Job Ref: 22-12474
Medical Writer

Job Description:

-Main tasks-editing manuscripts for PIs, helping with newsletter monthly, supporting PIs with their grant applications
-Role is 100% remote, would consider non-local candidates
-Experience with Mail Chimp highly preferred
Job Summary - Under limited supervision by the Vice Chair of Research and Clinical Research Program Manager, the medical/science writer works on various projects to support the attending radiologists, fellows, residents and researchers in the Department of Radiology. Responsibilities include editing of publications, grants and reports. Participates in providing assistance on grant applications in the form of consulting, writing, editing and organizing aspects of an application.
Job Responsibilities
Edit drafts of publications to be submitted
Assist in consulting, reviewing, editing, writing and organizing proposals for investigators as requested
Obtain, organize and update statistical information for use in grant applications
Write non-science sections of grant applications individually as needed/requested
Reformat grant applications to meet the requirements of specific funding agencies
Research and write institutional letters of support for grant applications

Education Requirement:
Bachelor's degree, 3-5 years scientifically relevant experience;
Work experience in medical writing;

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
-Experience with Mail Chimp highly preferred
Ability to work with a wide array of individuals including administaive staff and faculty

Ability to handle varied projects, always maintaining an intellectural and professional approach

Ability to work productively under time constraints and respect deadlines

Ability to provide feedback in a timely fashion

Ability to demonstrate flexibility in order to meet deadlines

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Demonstrates excellence in writing Client scientific prose

Ability to balance multiple projects at once

Knowledge of AP and AMA styles

Outstanding knowledge in the English language