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
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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