Entry-level medical writer - genomic medicine

Job description

About us

Seques (www.seques.biz) is the first global healthcare communications agency to specialize in the field of genetically informed healthcare. It combines expertise in genetics and healthcare communications to create scientifically accurate and impactful programmes in partnership with pharmaceutical, biotechnology and diagnostic clients.


Seques is the newest AMICULUM agency. AMICULUM is a leading independent global healthcare communications and consulting business, with teams based in New Zealand, China, Singapore, MENA, Switzerland, UK and USA. It comprises an integrated cluster of branded agencies and specialisms, encompassing medical communications, healthcare learning, clinical and commercial consultancy, market access, rare diseases, genomic medicine, digital engagement and advocacy.


The opportunity

Our core expertise is developing accurate and engaging scientific content and delivering that through a variety of communication channels for maximum reach and impact. Our team has developed an excellent reputation with our global clients for the quality of work that we deliver.


As a result of exciting business growth, we have a new vacancy for an entry-level medical writer to join our UK-based team. This represents a rare and unique opportunity for an individual with a passion for genomic medicine and healthcare communications. This role can be based from our office in Bollington.


Key responsibilities will include:


  • Creating high-quality scientific content for a range of communications, (including slide sets, manuscripts and meeting materials) according to scientific data and evidence and in line with project objectives and brief
  • Adapting writing styles and tones according to the needs of the client brief and target audience
  • Collaborating effectively with colleagues to ensure consistency and quality of content
  • Working professionally and proactively with client teams and external expert contacts

Requirements

About you

You will be a biomedical science graduate, with an interest in genomic medicine, who is ready to embark on a professional journey in healthcare communications. As an exceptional communicator, you will be passionate about transforming complex scientific information into clear, accurate and engaging content. No prior experience is required and full training will be provided, so you will need to be eager to learn and ready to receive feedback as part of your development process.


You will reflect the key attributes that we look for in all colleagues, which are:


  • Intellectual curiosity: you will have strong academic record in biomedical science (MSc or PhD preferred)
  • Teamwork and collaboration: you will be an enthusiastic team member, collaborating with colleagues both locally and internationally to deliver industry-leading client service
  • An exceptional eye for detail: you will be passionate about the technical accuracy of your work
  • Accountability and responsibility: you will take responsibility for your workload and deadlines


Why work at AMICULUM?

We are proud to be a flexible and inclusive employer that provides a supportive working environment. We are committed to developing the careers of our team members and encourage colleagues to create their own career path: we are a job-title-free business that offers progression based on knowledge, skills and ambition. We value creativity and encourage colleagues to offer ideas that further the success of our business, and in return, we offer competitive salaries and a great benefits package, including two industry-leading annual bonus schemes, a generous pension scheme, life and income protection insurance, and 25 days’ annual leave plus public holidays.


How to apply

Please supply a CV and covering letter in support of your application, detailing your experience and interest in working at Seques.


More information

For more information about the AMICULUM story and our family of agencies, please visit https://hello.amiculum.live or contact a member of our recruitment team.