1+ months

Medical Writer

Kelly Services
Horsham, PA 19044
**Contract Medical Writer**

Horsham, PA

Kelly is currently seeking a Medical Writer for long term contract (Until May 2022 with possible extension) opportunity at one of our Global clients in Horsham, PA. This role is a full-time, offering our enhanced benefit package options. As a Kelly employee within this group, you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits options to choose from. This includes paid time off, including holiday, vacation, and sick/personal time unless told otherwise. All KellyFSP employees receive annual performance reviews.


+ Independently write and/or manage the most challenging publications (including, abstracts, posters, oral presentations, and manuscripts).

+ Take responsibility for overall production and delivery of publications and other documents as assigned.

+ Directly support assigned US Medical Affairs writing projects as well as write abstracts, posters and/or manuscripts for clinical projects (Phase 1-4) with the help of other functional areas.

+ Represent the Medical Affairs Publications Group on publication and/or therapeutic area teams.

+ Demonstrate excellent document management skills in moving publications forward, prioritizing work assignments, conflict management, and problem solving.

+ Demonstrate excellent project management skills in coordinating comment review meetings, meetings with internal and external authors and partners, and other meetings as required to deliver publications within agreed timelines.

+ Knowledge of relevant publication guidance's including but not limited to International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICJME), Good Publication Practices (GPP), Consort Guidelines, American Medical Association (AMA) Manual of Style, Council of Biology Editors, etc.

**Writing includes but is not limited to:**

+ Manage and/or provide expert, independent writing support for assigned documents and/or publication/therapeutic area team(s). Documents may include but are not limited to abstracts, posters, oral presentations, and manuscripts. May assist with electronic submissions of abstracts, posters, oral presentations, and manuscripts.

+ Interface with authors on abstracts, posters, oral presentations, and manuscripts.

+ Manage and/or write, edit, and revise abstracts, posters, oral presentations and/or manuscripts. As agreed upon by the lead author, develop any or all of the following: publication outline, publication shell, draft publication, as well as various other written sections of publications.

+ Manage and/or review and interpret data and source documents for information required for publication development. Assist in table and figure mock-up development.

+ Identify and resolve, with the help of other functional areas, clinical and statistical issues in the interpretation of clinical data.

+ Participate in the development and maintenance of document templates, style guides, electronic document management and publication system, and SOPs.

+ May perform other duties as assigned.

**Manage assigned writing project includes but is not limited to:**

+ Provide support and representation to assigned therapeutic area publication team.

+ Manage document development timelines to facilitate timely submission.

+ Maintain annotated versions of documents and facilitate review cycles.

+ Facilitate, collate, and adjudicate author and reviewer comments.

+ Adjudicate and address quality assurance (QA ) review.

+ Verify completion of mandatory approvals (eg, Legal, Patents, Regulatory Affairs) prior to manuscript submission.

+ May perform other duties as assigned.


+ Bachelors degree required; advanced degree is preferred

+ Minimum of 2 years of related job experience is required

+ Strong written and oral communication skills is required


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

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

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

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: 2021-12-17 Expires: 2022-02-12

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