Medical Writer

Philadelphia or Boston Area
Global Med Ed Agency

Ref #939


Are you an aspiring Medical Writer? Comfortable creating content for sales, MSL curricula? Do you have a strong scientific background?  Know how to successfully consolidate complex information? Excel at juggling multiple projects in a fast-paced, creative and collaborative environment? Want to join an award winning, Global Med Ed agency in the Greater Philadelphia or Greater Boston area?

Must be US-based. Writing test is part of the interview process.

Client is a Med Ed Agency specializing in design, development, & launch of medical branding/positioning for Pharma & Medical Device companies. Agency provides strategic solutions in life sciences, medical device launches, & interactive content development. Works in multimedia development to highlight patient stories & training materials for sales reps and MSLs.



  • BS in life science, medicine, or pharmacology

  • Experience teaching or being a healthcare provider (physician, nurse, doctor, pharmacist, etc.)

  • Advanced Degree (PhD, MS, PharmD, MD) is desired, but not necessary

  • Trained in pharmaceutical, medical device, and/or biotechnology sales

  • Familiarity with clinical research principles

  • Can write for different media & understands instructional design

  • Working knowledge of American Medical Association style guide

  • Excellent written & oral communication skills, with mastery in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Skilled in Adobe Programs, including Acrobat

  • Access to virtual meeting platforms: WebEx, Zoom, Microsoft teams, Skype Business, Adobe Connect, & ToGo Meetings.


  • Overall writing responsibilities: 90% for sales reps, 10% Medical Science Liaison

  • Projects include:

  • 75% writing for e-learning (includes video & audio)

  • 15% workshops

  • 10% video, podcasts & other deliverables

  • No publications. No speaker bureaus.

  • Projects are diverse, spanning from pre-launch to post-launch positions of a brand lifecycle, across multiple audiences

  • Create training materials for sales reps is an ongoing responsibility

  • Collaborate with team members including: account managers, project managers, artists, writers, designers, editors, programmers, & developers to ensure deliverables accurately meet clients’ needs

  • Report to Client Services Director

  • Distill complex scientific information into distributable format through research & creative writing

  • Consult with clients & subject matter experts to perfect content

  • Opportunities to occasionally participate in sales presentations, delivery & development

To Apply: Forward your resume, cover letter, writing samples, and answers to our questions from the link to Lynn at Refer to “Medical Writer” in the header.