Medical Writer II
Location: Kingston Mines
Posted on: January 13, 2022
Home Based US & Canada (Full Time and Temporary Roles
Parexel is one of the largest providers of medical writing services
worldwide and has managed thousands of writing projects in more
than 29 countries in North and South America, Europe, Asia, and
Africa. As a result of continued customer satisfaction, the Team is
growing. We are currently looking for:
As a Parexel Medical Writer II you will be exposed to different
project teams, therapies and devices, as well as a diverse
portfolio of clients. The ability to understand our clients' needs
and achieve quality results is critical for us to continue to be
one of the best clinical research organizations (CROs) in the
world. To accomplish this, we believe that you must have the
ability to work independently as well as collaboratively every
Our writers are an integral part of clinical teams that support our
clients worldwide and they assist those teams in writing and
coordinating successful documentation across a wide range of
therapeutic areas. Under departmental supervision, the Medical
Writer II will research, create, edit, and coordinate the
production of clinical documents associated with submissions to
regulatory authorities, including but not limited to: study
protocols, model informed consents, interim and final clinical
study reports, and safety update reports. The Medical Writer II
will also be responsible for the production of clinical study
documentation associated with clinical trials that may not be
included in a regulatory submission. The Medical Writer II may
serve as the primary client contact. Qualifications Skills
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication
Ability to consistently produce documents of high quality.
Demonstrates attention to details and proactivity.
Ability to understand all necessary steps in a project, plan ahead,
and identify critical paths.
A flexible attitude with respect to work assignments and new
learning; readily adapts to changes.
Ability to efficiently manage time spent on tasks and proactively
identify deficiency. Manage multiple and varied tasks with
enthusiasm and prioritize workload with attention to detail, e.g.,
Willingness to work in a matrix environment, values the importance
of teamwork, and understands roles of other project team members.
Possesses team leadership skills and cross-cultural
Ability to negotiate on behalf of medical writing to ensure
resources, timelines and expectations are aligned.
Strives to understand and satisfy client needs.
Gains trust and establish a connection with the client beyond one's
project, to gain repeat business and/or to widen existing scope and
Knowledge and Experience:
Demonstrated understanding of clinical research, the drug
development process, and industry guidelines and regulations, e.g.,
Extensive clinical/scientific writing skills.
Scientific background essential; writing experience includes
multiple clinical study reports.
Advanced word processing skills, including MS Office (expertise in
Word); software and systems knowledge or ability to learn and adapt
to various IT systems: document management systems, collaborative
authoring (e.g., SharePoint), and file conversion and databases
Fluent in written and spoken English with appropriate attention to
phraseology, grammar, and punctuation. Education:
Bachelor's degree in Life Sciences/Health Related Sciences or
equivalent. EEO Disclaimer Parexel is an equal opportunity
employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to legally protected status, which in the
US includes race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran
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