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Medical Writer I

Kelly Services

Lake Forest, IL
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Job Title Medical Writer I

Jobid US33MXMP_BH1436013

Location: Lake Forest, IL, 60045, USA

Description Kelly Services is seeking a **Medical Writer I** - for our TOP client in **Lake Forrest, IL** for an 18 month contract W2 opportunity.

**JOB TITLE: Medical Writer I**

Job Description:


Medical Information MI is a global customer-focused group within External Medical Communications that is responsible for responding to unsolicited inquiries regarding Client prescription products.

Expectations of this role include, but are not limited to, researching and preparing responses for medical inquiries, as well as interfacing with and supporting Business Unit s /Product s /Therapeutic Team s by providing medical information and analysis of inquiry trends to support departmental and company objectives.


Researches and analyzes scientific information to answer escalated MI inquiries Creates and maintains scientific response documents ensuring that responses are medically and scientifically accurate, timely, fair balanced, and meet customers needs.

Facilitates the development and maintenance of formulary-related documents in support of improving access to state Medicaid and managed care formularies in the US.

Serves as a core member of Medical Review Committee for assigned product s to ensure alignment and consistency of proposed medical communication materials with MI content provided to external parties e.g., Scientific Response Documents and identify the need for new MI content or updates to existing content.

Participates in local and/or Regional projects/initiatives as needed Maintains compliance with country, regional, and global training requirements on standard operating procedures SOPs and local laws, regulations and marketing practices


Colleague may have interactions with individuals in the following roles: US and Canada Medical Information, Global Medical Information, Medical Affairs, Field Medical Team, Commercial Business Partners, External Health Care Professionals, and customers who contact Company Medical Information with questions about Company products.


BS in Pharmacy, B.Pharm. Masters or PhD, PharmD, or MD strongly preferred. Degrees from other medical disciplines also considered.

3-5 years of medical information experience preferred


Solid skills at critically evaluating literature and writing/summarizing clinical and scientific data

Strong oral and written communication skills

Proficiency with computer and software applications i.e., Microsoft office , experience with MI systems used for information requests and content management, and skilled at utilizing medical literature and drug information databases

Good analytical skills

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities

Ability to effectively work and collaborate in a virtual work environment


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**Why Kelly?**

**For immediate consideration, if you meet the above requirements, please email a current copy of your CV to or click 'apply now'.**
**You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place.**

**Let Kelly fuel your career—connect with us today.**

_*Available for purchase and administered by a designated third-party vendor_

_Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, and Gender Identity, and is committed to employing a diverse workforce._

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

At KellyServices ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to accessthe best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connectwith Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 peoplearound the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network oftalent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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