MedComms Solutions is a Toronto-based medical communications agency. Our growing team of writers help us produce high-quality, science-backed materials and insightful, original reports for our clients.

We’re seeking freelance writing support across a wide range of therapeutic areas, including:

  • Oncology
  • Rheumatology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Dermatology
  • Immunology
  • Psychiatry
  • Hepatology
  • Respiratory

If you’re currently working in health research or are enrolled in a graduate level university program in one or more of the above areas, and have strong writing skills, we want you!

We work with talented writers on a freelance, flexible basis to help them develop their professional communication skills and support them as they enter the medical writing industry.

Job Description

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Taking notes, summarizing key discussion points, and extracting valuable insights and recommendations from virtual meetings with healthcare professionals
  • Interpreting relevant data from the latest medical research
  • Producing high-quality, scientifically accurate written reports
  • Editing and proof-reading written reports as requested
  • Collaborating with our lead medical writer and project manager to meet project timelines

Required knowledge/skills/equipment:

  • Able to adapt writing style to specific formatting requirements (e.g. slide decks, Word docs)
  • Confident using file-sharing technology (e.g. Google Drive, Dropbox, WeTransfer)
  • Comprehensive understanding of life sciences, including familiarity with diagnostics, therapeutics, and medical terminology across a number of therapeutic areas
  • Proficient at identifying and extracting key messaging from long audio/video recordings or lengthy written documents in accordance with project briefs
  • Fluent in Word processing, including table creation and use of style panels and table of contents
  • Possession of a reliable computer and internet connection to facilitate remote working

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a scientific or health-related field (required)
  • Graduate of, or enrolled in, a medical or health sciences MSc/PhD (preferred)
  • Fluently bilingual in French and English (preferred)

At MedComms Solutions, we’re dedicated to providing learning opportunities for our team members and welcome you to apply if you are looking to expand your professional skillset. There is also plenty of opportunity for growth within the company for writers who show great initiative and work ethic.

Please send your resume and 2x writing samples to Sam Sibalis at [email protected] to apply.

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