Research, write, edit and proof copy to the highest standard (scientific and grammatical) for a full range of medical education and communications materials including scientific abstracts papers, posters, detail aids, oral presentations, print items, and multimedia.
Support the delivery of scientific meetings including pre-meeting and on-site activities, preparation of content, liaison with pharmaceutical industry staff, faculty, speakers and audiovisual providers
Ensure all documents are well-organised, accurate, consistent, and in compliance with applicable company Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and regulations
Accurate/precise interpretation and incorporation of amendments
Manage/co-ordinate materials through design/production to print-ready stage, according to standard operating procedures.
Check printer’s proofs (text, layout, colour, specification) and sign-off for print/production
Provide direction for the development of creative designs.
To maintain an up-to-date knowledge of healthcare compliance guidelines, laws and standard operating procedures and ensure adherence at all times.
Carefully take, correctly interpret and implement a project brief.
Interact with personnel from other functional areas.
Professional liaison with pharmaceutical industry key contacts, healthcare professionals and other external service providers when necessary.
5-8 years industry experience (as a Medical Writer an added bonus)
Fluency in both Arabic and English is essential.
Have previously worked within brand guidelines, and worked on well known healthcare brands.
Creative flair, accuracy and an eye for detail.
IT skills (including Microsoft Office, database and internet searching)
Systematically perform activities in a timely and accurate manner
Understanding of print/production procedures essential
Experience of delivering medical writing projects to specification and service delivery timelines in an agency or comparable environment an added bonus.
Understanding and adherence to healthcare compliance laws and guidelines an added bonus
Understanding of drug development process and regulatory guidelines an added bonus.