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Medical Writer III-CDS

Covance 7/26/2018 4:46:47 AM
JOB ID: 22298 Category: Other
Regional, Poland



Job Overview

Covance have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Medical Writer to join the team. The role is a full time permanent position and can be based anywhere within Europe.


* Responsible for preparation and coordination of clinical study protocols and clinical study reports (CSRs), and other documents as needed.
* Provide support for and participate in development of submission level documents under guidance of senior staff.
* Production of scientific publications and other documents (e.g., abstracts, posters, manuscripts, etc.).
* Interpretation of clinical, pharmacokinetic, pharmacodynamic and statistical results as appropriate.
* Lead and coordinates activities of other writers on higher complexity narrative projects.
* Ensure timely delivery of high quality documents to internal customers and Sponsors.
* Provision and development of intra- and inter-departmental training.
* Work with the management team to provide guidance and mentoring to Medical Writers to ensure the best working practices are maintained.
* Scientific presentations both internally within Covance and externally (e.g., conferences).
* Represents the company at scientific meetings and meetings with clients.
* Develop excellent working relationships with all clients, both internal and external, with the highest quality of service in a cost-effective manner on time, every time.

Education / Qualifications

Candidates should ideally have a minimum of first degree in life sciences (or equivalent); advanced degree (e.g., PhD or Masters) preferred but not necessary - relative Experience will be considered.


* Typically candidates should ideally have a minimum of 4 years medical writing Experience including 2 years as medical writing project lead

* Excellent command of written and spoken English

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

* In-depth knowledge of MS Word

* Excellent organizational and time management ability

* Detailed knowledge of ICH guidelines applicable to medical writing

* Deep understanding of medical/scientific terminology and Experience in data analysis and interpretation

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Regional, POL - Poland


Covance Recruiting Process

Below is a general Overview of Our Recruiting Process

If you’d like to work for us, please submit your resume/CV online. If your ability to use or access our electronic application is limited due to a disability, please visit or call 1-800-978-4473 for help.

We consider applications from everyone who is interested in a position with us and who meets the required criteria and qualifications.

If your application is selected, someone from our recruiting team will contact you to arrange an initial screen. We may carry this out over the phone or at a face-to-face meeting. You must complete the screen to be considered for the position.

Based on the results of the initial screen, we may invite you to an interview. One of our recruiting team members will contact you to arrange this. The process may involve several interviews, initially over the phone, and then face-to-face with different members of the hiring team.

Our interviews follow a behavioral-based format. This means we’ll ask you to give us information that’s specific to your professional and educational experiences.

Hiring team members will share and discuss their input and then make their decision.

If you’re the person who best meets the requirements of the position, a member of the hiring team will get in touch to make you an offer of employment. Covance is an eVerify employer (United States only).