Editorial lead - rare diseases

Job description

Comradis is an independent healthcare consultancy that specializes in rare diseases and uncommon cancers. We provide industry-leading insights, compelling communications and commercialization expertise to organizations seeking to improve the treatment options for patients with significant unmet medical needs. 

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced and talented medical writer to join our team in the UK.

Key responsibilities: 

  • Oversee the delivery of high-quality content across the agency, within agreed timelines and budgets
  • Build positive relationships with clients and clinical experts
  • Offer scientific input and insight to clients and internal account teams
  • Provide training and mentorship to medical writers within the team
  • Contribute to company strategy and business development activities


Candidates for this role should have:

  • Direct experience of working in the field of rare diseases and innovative therapies is preferred
  • 5+ years’ writing experience within a medical communications agency
  • Strong technical ability (PhD preferred)
  • Commercial insight
  • Line management experience
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work across a global team are essential

In return, we offer a great working environment and a competitive salary, dependent on experience and qualifications. Our benefits are excellent and include a personal performance-related bonus, a global profit-sharing bonus, pension scheme, income protection insurance, and 25 days’ annual leave plus public holidays.

If you believe you are suited to this role, we are eager to hear from you. To apply, please send us your CV along with a covering letter.

Comradis is part of AMICULUM (www.amiculum.biz), an independent, privately-owned cluster of healthcare communications agencies with offices in New Zealand, China, Singapore, UAE, Switzerland, UK and USA.