Medical Writer

Competitive    London or Manchester

Medical Writer, London or Manchester

Purpose of role:

To undertake high-quality writing and research activities in contribution to the timely delivery of project objectives.



  • Provide a medical writing resource to the medical communications department, acting as lead writer, responsible for overall QC and copy development
  • Undertake be-spoke research and data collection as required
  • Communicate with line manager and appropriate project lead/senior writer in a transparent and reliable manner (e.g. courtesy copy (cc) on all client correspondence)
  • Work with in-house technical teams (e.g. health economists, designers), as well as external associates, to achieve project objectives
  • Contribute to the intellectual design, planning and organisation of projects
  • Telephone, email and in-person liaison with co-authors, colleagues and clients
  • Conform to house styles and processes (including CMAP, timekeeping)
  • Attend work in a timely and dependable manner

Project delivery

  • Meet project deadlines in a timely manner


  • Timely delivery of project objectives, including document drafts
  • Quality of research and written deliverables
  • Contribution to efficient organisation and planning of projects
  • Satisfaction of clients, relevant project lead and line manager
  • Reduced level of supervision required
  • Ability to effectively balance multiple projects



  • PhD


  • At least 1 years’ experience as a Medical Writer


  • Proof-reading and editing of written material (own and others)
  • High levels of organisation and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Good presentation skills
  • Skilled in use of Word, PowerPoint and EndNote and competent user of Excel
  • Proficient at basic research and literature reviews (basic knowledge of PubMed functions required)
I consent to Cranmore Ltd storing contact details in order for them to respond to this application and let you know about any other jobs that may be of interest. Please see our Privacy Policy for more details

Recent Assignments

Senior Consultant, Statistician

Competitive // London, Paris, Madrid, Milan, Berlin, Bucharest, Budapest, Copenhagen or Warsaw


Interested to find out More?

Contact us on 0333 0110 573 or