Experienced medical writer - healthcare communications

Job description

AMICULUM (www.amiculum.biz) is a leading independent global healthcare communications and consulting business, with teams based in New Zealand, China, Singapore, UAE, 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.

We are looking for an experienced medical writer to support our growing healthcare communications business in Asia, where we are developing high-quality content for a wide range of disease/therapy areas and audiences in the healthcare sector. The successful individual will be based in our Singapore office.

The key responsibilities of this role will be:

  • Creating high-quality content across a range of written communications items (including slide sets, manuscripts and meeting materials) in accordance with the client brief
  • Adapting writing styles to meet varied client requirements for target audiences, including internal commercial and medical affairs teams, external HCPs and patients
  • Collaborating effectively with colleagues as part of an integrated account team to deliver projects to the expected standard
  • Working effectively and professionally with client and external expert contacts 


Candidates for this role should have:

  • A first degree in a biomedical science; a research-based degree (MSc or PhD) would be preferred
  • Proven medical writing experience for medical communications agencies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are prerequisites – the ability to transform complex scientific information into clear, accurate and engaging content is essential
  • Strong attention to detail and technical accuracy
  • Ability to use standard business software packages, such as Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
  • Strong logic, problem-solving abilities and the confidence to think independently
  • A passion for science communication and healthcare-related topics

AMICULUM offers superb long-term career development prospects for talented individuals. We offer a great working environment and a competitive salary, dependent on experience and qualifications, and other benefits including a personal performance-related bonus, and a global profit-sharing bonus.

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.