Director, Medical Writing - E-Publishing
Pharmaceutical Product Development, Inc. - United States

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Director, Medical Writing - E-Publishing - 111504

Job Category Medical Writing
Primary Location North America-United States

The Director, Medical Writing will direct the overall operation of Medical Writing in the United States. Develop an organizational structure, recruit and manage staff to ensure excellence in performance. Train and motivate staff with a proactive educational approach.

Develop and manage operating budgets for the department. Identify and develop business opportunities involving new Medical Writing projects and opportunities for the company. Interface with Business Development department and other departments as needed regarding Sponsor presentations and new project bids. Attend relevant FDA, industry and scientific meetings and maintain relationships with industry contacts.


Education and Experience:
  • BS/BA (scientific discipline preferred) with 8+ years relevant experience or
  • Advanced degree with 5+ years relevant experience
  • 4 years experience within the pharmaceutical industry
  • 3+ years supervisory/management experience
  • Or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the individual with the required knowledge, skills, and abilities

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Must possess an excellent understanding of business principles, including contracts and proposals
  • Must possess an excellent understanding of departmental and project finances
  • Must possess an excellent knowledge of drug development, including ICH and regulatory guidelines
  • Must possess the ability to effectively communicate with potential clients and corporate leaders
  • Must possess evidence of strong management skills, including the ability to supervise and evaluate departmental personnel
  • Must demonstrate innovation and leadership in developing new ideas related to Medical Writing, including process improvements

PPD is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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