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Merck Limited looking for Scientific Writer

Merck Limited was set up in India as the first Merck subsidiary in Asia in 1967.  The Company operates both its Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals businesses in the country. Merck was also the first Merck Group Company to go public in the year 1981. The Merck Group now holds 51% of the share capital in Merck Limited, while the remaining 49% is traded on the Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd.

Post : Lead Expert - Scientific Writer

Job Description
• Develop medical content for a range of project types, audiences and writing styles including but not limited to medical communication content (including publications) and/or Medical Education content with an opportunity to undertake a wider range of content development work
• Work independently to develop high-quality, scientifically accurate, strategically aligned, ethical, and compliant medical content  
• Critically review the scientific content developed by peers to ensure strategic alignment and scientific accuracy as needed
• Contribute to discussions on strategy, tactical execution, and communication approaches for assigned projects
• Participate in key internal meetings with Global colleagues, assisting in preparation of medical affairs materials  
• Train and mentor scientific writers by sharing best practices; contribute to skill development of relatively less experienced team members

Candidate Profile
• 9+ years professional experience in an international Pharma/Biotech/agency setting
• Proven track record of successful scientific writing
• Advanced university degree in science, medicine or another related subject, preferably with a PhD
• Therapeutic expertise/experience in one or more of key therapy areas (Oncology, Neurology and Immunology, Fertility, Cardio-metabolic and Endocrinology)
• Experienced and comfortable with developing a range of content types, sometimes concurrently
• Awareness of the pharmaceutical business and trends in the industry
• Experience in managing projects cross-functionally and in an international setting
• Strong analytical skills and ability to understand complex processes, project management and project leadership skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English language)

Additional Information
Experience :  9+ years
Location : Bangalore
Industry Type : Pharma / Healthcare / Clinical research
End Date : 20th September, 2023

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