18146-Mgr, Medical Comms Writing (R1070790) in Reading, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/23/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Reading, UK
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/23/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1070790

Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

- Internally referred to as Medical Writing Lead, this is a key senior role within the Patient Recruitment writing team, responsible for ensuring outputs are of the highest quality
- Perform a quality control (QC) review of content (copy and creative branding/images/infographics) for patient and site support materials produced by the delivery teams, especially medical and copy writers. This includes review for compliance, accuracy and interpretation, messaging, structure/flow and readability, appropriateness for the audience
- Collaborate with Product Specialists and BD leads when scientific/therapeutic expertise is required, to create content and contribute to strategy for RFPs. Provide scientific counsel as scientific/therapeutic subject matter experts (SMEs), where required
- Conduct and present insights relevant to content and branding to project team members, by reviewing available insights and supplementing with further research where necessary
- Work with art director or creative designer and copywriter to provide direction and insights to feed into study branding concept ideas and taglines, including developing study positioning statement for study branding process
- Review proposed study names to ensure medical appropriateness, compliance with industry regulations/guidelines, and alignment with study positioning statement
- Present insights relating to branding and content to the Sponsor during the Creative Exploratory Meeting
- Provide training, mentoring and continuous improvement feedback to medical writers
- When needed, contribute to writing for projects, especially drafting content for complex or unusual items
- Support the medical writer and/or copywriter to incorporate internal/client comments using a scientifically accurate and balanced approach, and help to resolve any conflicts in a professional and compliant manner
- Work with internal teams or sponsors to provide advice and rationale when requested changes will cause inaccuracy, inconsistency, or compliance issues, or reduce the effectiveness of the item
- Diligently follow all company standard operating procedures (SOPs), as well as adhere to industry regulations and departmental guidance (health literacy, house style, word count recommendations, process guidance)

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™



Job ID: R1070790