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Scientific Communications Manager

Reference:AVWT-573420 Location: Cork
Qualification:DegreeExperience:4-5 Years
Job Type:PermanentSalary: Not Disclosed

Scientific Communications Manager
Our client, a global pharmaceutical organisation are currently recruiting for a Scientific Communications Manager to join and manage a newly created Global Scientific Communications team. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity, as Scientific Communications Manager you would work with thought leaders on external publications.

• Function as an expert on publication industry standards and guidelines, such as Good Publication Practices, ICMJE requirements, and PhRMA guidelines
• Provide publications writing expertise to other publication professionals and respective product project
• Analyse and interpret new and updated industry guidelines for publication and disclosure of study results
• In partnership with others, design and create training on publication practices
• Develop, implement, and update publication policies, practices and tools (e.g., authorship, data disclosure, funding) and procedures that are compliant with industry guidelines
• Document Preparation, Development and Finalization
• Effectively collect and evaluate data, information, and input from multiple sources, functions, and regions.
• Plan (including organizing/preparing outlines), write (including first-draft authoring), edit, review and coordinate the publication of scientific data in peer-reviewed journals and forums and/or regulatory documents supporting clinical development/product registration
• Develop and execute sourcing plans to ensure seamless delivery of asset plan and priorities.
• Collaborate with functional management/capabilities leadership to ensure alignment of business planning and operations
• Coordinate across and develop synergies with therapeutic areas, phases of development, and geographies
• Adjust work plan based on shifting priorities using effective change control
• Leads and directs internal and external team members in achieving team goals
• Identifies and resolves issues impacting delivery of work
• Partner with leads to ensure consistent communication and appropriate sourcing strategies are in place in
• Support of overall delivery of portfolio
• Partner in the selection process and may manage relationship for preferred vendors
• Recruit, develop, and retain a strategic and operationally capable workforce skilled and knowledgeable in scientific communications
• Effectively create and manage an agile organization that continuously meets the needs of a changing portfolio

• Bachelor’s degree in scientific, health, communications, or technology related field
• Advanced degree (MA/MS, PharmD, PhD) preferred
• 3 years’ experience in pharmaceutical medical writing or publication planning
• 2 years’ experience in leading/managing a key part of portfolio or business process
• Experience leading/coaching others

If you would like further Information you can contact the recruiter directly:

Sinead Cullen | Tel: +353 (0) 1 507 9252