Across the Fishawack Group of Companies, we are looking for:

Medical Writers (UK, US and Basel)

  • Role involves researching, writing, editing and preparing high-quality material for a variety of projects
  • A keen interest in medical science and writing, coupled with an ability to work to strict deadlines and specifications is essential
  • Must be able to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Higher degree in the life sciences minimum; post-graduate qualification preferred

Experienced Medical Writers – Editorial Project Leaders, Principal Writers, Editorial Managers, Editorial Business Managers, Scientific Advisors
Lead Medical Writers, Associate Directors (UK, Basel, Conshohocken and San Diego, US)

  • Ideally 4 years’ experience in a medical communications agency environment researching, writing, editing, and preparing high-quality material for a broad range of project types that meet or exceed client expectations
  • A keen interest in medical science, the pharmaceutical industry, and writing
  • A proven track record in managing and leading multiple projects
  • An ability to meet strict deadlines and specifications
  • An ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Experience in mentoring and/or line managing junior team members
  • Advanced degree in the life sciences required; post-graduate qualification preferred

Editorial Review Specialist (San Diego, US)

  • Role involves verifying project specifications to ensure accuracy, including scope of projects needing review, timelines and client review processes
  • Responsible for communicating processes and expectations to the team as well as providing regular status updates to the team
  • Experience of database management and managing processes is required
  • Must have excellent project management and organisational skills as well as an excellent eye for detail and the ability to work to deadlines

Project Manager (Knutsford, UK)

  • Manage all aspects of assigned projects from a project management and financial perspective, ensuring successful planning, management, execution and outcome
  • Actively manage project finances to achieve Fishawack KPIs and proactively discuss any corrective courses of action with client and internal team
  • Where possible identify and generate opportunities with existing and new accounts
  • Ideally 3 years’ experience within project management (healthcare industry)

Account Director/Senior Account Director/Client Service Director (US, UK, Basel)

  • A scientific background and ideally 5 years of experience in the medical communications or equivalent pharmaceutical environment
  • Ability to support the delivery team to ensure the achievement of excellence in the services that we offer
  • Strategic capabilities and an innovative and creative approach
  • Ability to build effective relationships with clients
  • Business development capabilities and a track record in growing accounts
  • Strong team leadership qualities

Financial Planning and Analysis Senior Manager (Knutsford)

  • Establish the FP&A function within the business, providing senior management with the processes and tools to analyse business performance
  • Develop processes to facilitate more efficient data gathering and analysis
  • Responsible for developing the monthly reporting pack and KPIs to both Executive and Senior leadership
  • Run the annual budgeting and strategic planning process across all business units
  • Ideally a qualified accountant with experience within a strong FP&A function– they must know what good looks like
  • Track record of delivering improved decision making and business performance by the provision of relevant management information
If you would be interested in hearing more about any of the positions above, and believe you can make a positive contribution to our team, please submit your application and CV to

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