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Medical Writer (Cancer Biology) - NIH - Rockville, MD

Kelly Services
Rockville, MD 20851
Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking an individual to work as a Ph.D. Medical Writer (Cancer Biology) at the National Institutes of Health in Rockville, MD.

This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package

- Optional health, vision, and dental plans

- Vacation leave as well as 10 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

- Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives

TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:

(1) Provide science writing and editing for the Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis (DCTD) in the preparation and compilation of documents describing past accomplishments and future endeavors of the Divisions on-going initiatives.

(2) Collaborate with staff on writing clinical trial protocols and informed consent documents for use in clinical studies of investigational new drugs at the NIH Clinical Center.

(3) Conduct clinical study management tasks including preparation and submission of protocol amendments, annual reviews and other regulatory documents.

(4) Analyze, organize and interpret scientific data for publications, posters and oral presentations.

(5) Work with scientists and physicians to ensure timely submission of time-sensitive deliverables.

(6) Develop print and web-based products related to drugs approved with the DCTD involvement.

(7) Develop meeting reports and summaries.

(8) Provide science writing and editing support in the preparation of manuscripts for submission to scientific peer-reviewed journals.

REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:

(1) Ph.D. in Biology, Hematology Oncology, Chemistry, Pharmacology, Genetics, Immunology or a cancer related discipline.

(2) Minimum of two (2) years of experience working as a postdoctoral fellow in a cancer related field.

(3) Minimum of three (3) years of experience writing about clinical and basic cancer research.

(4) Expertise in copyediting, science and technical writing and writing for the media.

(5) Understanding of technical scientific terms and concepts related to cancer research, communicating technical ideas to a general audience, and translating scientific language into plain language.

(6) Extensive understanding of basic biology and familiarity with cancer biology.

(7) Experience in medical and scientific writings for a variety of audiences (public, the science press, the media and researchers).

(8) Strong communications skills, both oral and written.

(9) Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.


When you apply, please know a Kelly Government Solutions Recruiter will review your resume and will contact you directly, if your skills and experience match the requirements of this position.

Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. Even if you arent contacted for this position, you are still part of our talent network. All Kelly recruiters have access to your profile, which expands your opportunities even further.

As a specialty talent company, Kelly is committed to doing the right thing for our talent and clients. We stand up for equity, inclusion, fair treatment, and opportunity for all as these build the foundation of our Talent Promise. With a focus on safety, value, well-being, investment, and opportunity, Kellys Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover whats next.

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**Why Kelly** **** **?**

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**About Kelly** ****

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Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2021-01-11 Expires: 2021-02-11

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