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Principal/Senior Medical Writers

USA - Any Region - Home Based Date posted 08/04/2020 Job ID post-40024641

Parexel's Regulatory Medical Writing Services works closely with our clients around the world to develop and launch new medicines and treatments that improve healthcare for millions of patients. We’re one of the largest providers of medical writing services worldwide, and have managed thousands of writing projects in more than 29 countries across North and South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa. As a result of continued customer satisfaction and business growth, this global team is expanding and offers many opportunities for career development.

In this role, you’ll prepare clinical documents for comprehensive clinical trials and programs. Using compliant Parexel and sponsor formats, styles and management systems, you’ll manage clinical document deliverables such as model informed consent forms, clinical study reports, pharmacovigilance documents and more. Our Medical Writers also participate in ongoing professional development programs to maintain current knowledge in the various areas.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Mid
  • Travel: No
  • Glassdoor Rating 3.5

Success Profile

Check out the top traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Detail-Oriented
  • Deadline-Oriented
  • Communicator
  • Organized
  • Versatile
  • Tech-Savvy
  • "I am part of a great team! My colleagues at Parexel are a pleasure to work with, are
    knowledgeable, experienced, caring and always ready to help!"

    Anne-Christin Friedrich - Senior Medical Writer
  • "I really enjoy learning about the vast areas of clinical writing. Everyone is very professional,
    knowledgeable, and it is easy to communicate with other staff."

    Christine Simmons, Medical Writer II
  • "Parexel makes it easy to communicate and interact with each other, which allows
    me access to expertise and knowledge beyond my own."

    Kristy Haslerud, Associate Manager
  • "Since the day I started, I have learnt something new from people on my team: it can be something associated with medical writing, the latest technology, or a tool that enhances/ aides writing."

    Erangi Tennakoon, Medical Writer II

Rewards

  • Global Impact

    We are one truly global team working together to propel each client´s journey ahead faster.

  • Work-life Balance

    We value work-life balance. We try and keep regular hours and an emphasis on life outside the office.

  • Career Development

    Opportunity to learn and grow through a performance and development goal-setting program.

  • Home based

    Love where you work, and work where you love.

  • Variety

    Opportunity to work on a wide range of therapeutic areas, document types and clinical projects.

Responsibilities

At Parexel you’ll team up with some of the best minds in the industry to get new treatments to the patients who need them most. We are currently seeking Principal Medical Writers, Sr Medical Writers and Medical Writers II.

For over 30 years, Parexel and its clients have shared a crucial mission to prevent and cure diseases by delivering new medicines and therapies. We accomplish this through the experience and commitment of our 18,000 employees around the world. We offer the opportunity to work in an environment full of challenge, collaboration, flexibility, and industry-leading growth potential.

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:

Home-based Clinical Regulatory Medical Writers in the US and Canada

As a Parexel Medical Writer, you will be exposed to different project teams, 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 power to work independently and intelligently every day.

You will:

  • Write and edit clinical study documents.
  • Act as the primary client contact for medical writing projects.
  • Partner with sponsors to deliver quality documents on time.
  • Mentor and train junior medical writing staff.

Qualifications

Our ideal candidate has:

•Extensive experience writing clinical study reports, eCTD documents or similar, or protocols for Early Phase, Phase II or Phase III trials.

•Demonstrated understanding of clinical research, the drug development process, and applicable regulatory guidelines.

•The ability to manage multiple and varied tasks with enthusiasm and to prioritize your work while paying attention to details.

•A bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences/Health-Related Sciences or equivalent experience.

•Fluency in written and spoken English.

Take the next step in your career and apply for a medical writing position at Parexel!

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 status.

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