Senior Medical Writer

  • Salary: 71-80 CHF per hour
  • REF Number: 00047638
  • Consultant: Jocelyn Blackham
  • Contact: 0041 (0) 782 516 595
  • Date Published: 06.02.2020
  • Closed Date: 31.03.2020
  • Sector:
  • Location: Basel-Landschaft,
  • Discipline:

CK QLS are recruiting for a Senior Medical Writer to join a rapidly growing biopharmaceutical company at their site based in Basel-Landschaft on a on a contract basis for until the end of 2020, with the possibility of extension.

Company: This company is a rapidly growing biopharmaceutical company that is discovering, developing innovative medicines.

Location: This Senior Medical Writer role will be based at our clients site in Allschwil just outside of Basel.

Senior Medical Writer Role:

  • Write and manage review and approval of clinical and regulatory documents, such as clinical study reports (CSRs) and high-level clinical summaries and overviews.
  • Contribute scientifically and strategically at the project and/or study team level to facilitate efficient development of high-quality clinical documents for regulatory filing, e.g. provide input on pooling strategy, provide content expertise and guidance, and advise regarding regulatory requirements and ICH guidance.
  • Contribute to the planning of data analyses and presentation for CSRs and submission documents; review statistical analysis plans.
  • Support writing of responses to health authority questions, as required.
  • Work together with the in-house Editorial Group to produce high-quality documents in compliance with internal company standards and external regulatory requirements.
  • Participate in process and technology improvement initiatives related to regulatory writing and documentation.
  • Manage the work of external medical writers, as needed.
  • Mentor/train less experienced writers.

Your Background:

  • University degree in life sciences or other relevant scientific discipline required. Advanced degree is desirable.
  • Fluent English spoken and written skills.
  • Previous experience in writing regulatory documents.
  • Well-developed and proven medical writing skills, combined with an ability to interpret and present complex scientific data from different disciplines in a clear, concise format.
  • Proven global regulatory submission experience.
  • Excellent knowledge of global regulatory environment, including key document requirements, reporting guidelines and approval processes.
  • Strong ability to work under pressure and prioritize multiple deadlines and projects.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Apply: For more information or to apply for this Senior Medical Writer, please contact Jocelyn on 0041 (0) 782 516 595 or email Please could you send any correspondence in English. Please quote reference 47182 in all correspondence.

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