Medical Writer (38142) Australia


A full-time permanent role has become available at a global CRO. Keep up to date with the latest research and medical advances for a company that is driven by scientific expertise and operational excellence. They are offering remote work so you can be based anywhere in Australia / New Zealand.

About the company

A leading Asia-Pacific CRO providing a full range of services to pharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostic companies for all trial phases and registrations. The company mission is to improve the health of millions worldwide through clinical research.

About the opportunity

An opportunity for a Medical Writer based anywhere in Australia / New Zealand has become available. You will be working on assigned projects and liaising with customers to determine requirements and timelines. Career development opportunities available as you may take the role of Project Manager for Medical Writing projects.


  • You will complete assigned documents by verifying the scope of the task, templates, specifications and organise timelines
  • Identify and report on project requirements, timeline progression, customer comments and potential challenges
  • Complete budgetary aspects of project including finance requirements and forecasting
  • Utilise technical and a scientifically accurate approach whilst writing, interpreting sources and mediating customer feedback
  • Utilise excellent communication and relationship building skills to liaise within the company, external stakeholders, and customers

Skills and Experience

  • A minimum of bachelor’s degree in life sciences discipline or related field
  • Experience working with Good Clinical Practice guidelines
  • Understanding of industry guidelines and code of conduct as well as their practical implications
  • Understanding of the operational and content requirements of clinical study reports and protocols
  • Clearly combine, interpret, and summarise data from a variety of sources
  • Understanding of drug development and applicable regulatory guidelines from a Medical Writing perspective
  • Understanding of statistical principles and of medical terminology across a range of therapeutic areas
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills, especially with MS office applications

How to Apply

Click apply or contact Madeleine Byrnes, Sourcing Consultant on 0288778703 for a confidential discussion.