You will use scientific expertise to independently develop scientific content for CACTUS’ Medical Affairs clients, including but not limited to MSL decks, scientific meeting materials, medical information materials, and HCP engagement content.
Work with CACTUS’ medical directors to develop and execute strategic medical communications initiatives such as scientific communications platforms, medical communications plans, KOL engagement plans, meeting planning, etc.
Should be able to take decisions on presentation of information, depending on the target audience, the deliverable is intended for.
Should be able to work independently or with very minimal supervision on projects as assigned with dedicated client accounts/products/therapeutic areas.
Responsible for grooming and mentoring juniors/trainees in improving writing.
Review materials developed by in-house trainee scientific writers to ensure strategic alignment and scientific accuracy as needed.
Client & Project Management:
Ensure all materials follow/comply with client requirements/SOPs and CACTUS’ internal SOPs
Build and maintain strong professional client relationships while advising them on how to best implement their strategic and tactical plans
Active role to follow the best practices in the department regarding - processes, communication (internal & external), project management, documentation and technical requirements.
Provide proactive recommendations on improving scientific content and new document types/deliverables for the client.
Work cross-functionally with in-house technology and creative teams on building innovative digital solutions for Medical Affairs clients, including digital HCP and patient engagement materials.
Participate in client pitches and business development meetings as required
Train and mentor scientific writers by sharing best practices and client preferences; contribute to skill development of the writing team
Ensure organic growth through delivery quality and client engagement
PhD/MD (Pharmacology) OR PhD (Life Sciences) OR PharmD OR
MPharm/M.Sc with a good understanding of clinical research and medical communication
Minimum 5 years of experience in relevant fields of scientific writing.