Id: 180721 Location: Malvern, PA Job Type: Contract to Hire One of our leading clients, a Global Pharmaceutical company focused generics and specialty branded drugs is seeking a Sr. Scientific Communications Consultant or Medical Publication Director responsible for Development and implementation of the therapeutic area publication plans . This individual will facilitate the development of a strategic plan to publish and/or present clinical data generated from sponsored studies as well as those conducted collaboratively with external researchers and clinical practitioners.
We are hiring a Sr. Scientific Communication Consultant or Medical Publication Director for our client, a leading pharmaceutical located in Malvern, PA, Our Sr. Scientific Communications Writer will generate and maintain publication planning databases for each product/therapeutic area and work as the point person for all communication development and submission and will work with internal researchers, external authors/key opinion leaders and medical writers to project manage all submissions of abstracts or manuscripts per prescribed timelines. You may work in Malvern, PA with flex time/flex day.
Associate Director/Director, Scientific Communications
Development and implementation of the therapeutic area publication plans . This individual will facilitate the development of a strategic plan to publish and/or present clinical data generated from sponsored studies as well as those conducted collaboratively with external researchers and clinical practitioners.
Ensure that communication needs are met by linking knowledge gaps to data generated to fill those gaps.
Generate and maintain publication planning databases for each product/therapeutic area and execute a plan to publish and/or present data strategically at medical/scientific conferences as appropriate.
Work as the point person for all communication development and submission and will work with internal researchers, external authors/key opinion leaders and medical writers to project manage all submissions of abstracts or manuscripts per prescribed timelines.
Maintain a system to ensure communications are developed in a compliant manner following good publication practices, ICMJE guidelines and health care practitioner interaction policies.
Ensure documentation of author participation is in place and disbarment checks made in advance of author engagement.
Facilitate writing and quality control measures as needed to ensure accuracy of data to be communicated.
In addition to publications , the Associate Director will be responsible for:
Generate and circulate internal documents as need to support the function and needs including minutes for strategic planning meetings, steering committees, literature updates for relevant fields and documentation as needed for ensuring compliant processes.
Provide input into the Annual Plan and alignment with goals and objectives.
Help support advisory boards, planning meetings and engage external vendors as needed to ensure alignment between communications and business needs.
Provide leadership for establishing publication strategies, development of publication plans and Implementation of publication-related projects
Provide leadership for establishing publication strategies, development of publication plans and implementation of publication-related projects
Leads publication steering committees, organizes publication planning participants to ensure publication plans are effective and efficient
Contribute to the overall scientific communication strategy demonstrating strong knowledge of therapeutic landscape
Liaise with external authors and internal contributors, manage publication specific meetings with medical writers and/or agencies as needed
Ensure publications and presentations are of high quality and support medical efforts for product education and disease state awareness.
Review deliverables to ensure publications and presentation meet quality control standards and are balanced in content
Facilitate communications among team members regarding publication/presentation status and resolve/escalate issues as appropriate
Provide input to publication teams regarding selection of medical conferences, journals or other avenues for communication
Conduct and facilitate the Non-promotional Review Committee (NPRC) approval process as needed as well as internal legal review
Represent Medical Affairs Publication Planning team on cross functional teams and meetings
Prepare and manage publication budgets for assigned products
Monitor and implement industry best practices as they relate to publications
Ensure all aspects of publication planning and publication are compliant with ICMJE guidelines, PhRMA code and policies
Serve as administrator for Publication Planning and Management software/programs as needed
Support compilation of Scientific Communications such as scientific slide decks and internal newsletter
Conduct literature searches on selected therapeutic topics/areas and distribute to designated individuals for awareness and to maintain literature libraries
Contribute, when needed, to drafting of communications including manuscripts, abstracts or other scientific/medical documents
Manage vendors as necessary for scientific communications
Participate in Advisory Boards as needed
Degree in scientific discipline required. Advanced degree (MS/PhD) preferable
4-7 years working within industry as publications manager, writer or director
Writing/editing experience for scientific/medical journals
Management of agency vendors and writers
Budget development and management
Proficiency in a body of information required for the job - knowledge of FDA regulations, GMP/GLP/GCP, Lean Manufacturing, Six-Sigma, etc.
ICMJE Guidelines, Good Publications Practice, PhRMA code knowledge
Publication planning process from concept through final publication
Knowledge of conference requirements for abstracts, encore presentations and timelines
As a well-funded pharmaceutical company, company pays highly competitive hourly rate based on W2/1099 and Corp-to-Corp. Interested individuals are encouraged to contact or submit their CV to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org or call Rose Chu at 610-822-1256 for discussion.
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Please forward your credentials in Word format through Indeed or call Rose Chu at 610-822-1256 for questions. Our clinical recruiter/manager will contact the qualified candidates IMMEDIATELY to set up interviews.
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