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The Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials Consortium is currently hiring an experienced Medical Writer to join our dynamic clinical research team. Join us today and help make a difference every day!
The Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials Consortium (PCCTC) is the nation's premier multicenter Clinical Research Organization specializing in ground breaking prostate cancer research. We work together with distinguished investigators on a single mission: to design, implement and complete hypothesis-driven studies in prostate cancer, translating scientific discoveries to improved standards of care.
Adept at creating partnerships and collaborating with others to meet shared objectives and goals
An excellent communicator with strong interpersonal skills
Committed to the highest quality in your work and excellence in medical writing, including content, organization, clarity, accuracy, format and consistency
Collaborate with members of cross-functional teams to prepare, author and edit high-quality clinical study documents including Protocols, Investigator's Brochures, Synopses, Clinical Study Reports, and regulatory documents in accordance with good documentation principles and in compliance with worldwide regulatory requirements
Conduct literature searches and perform accuracy reviews for medical communications content and data
Manage assignments and document review processes, working closely with study team members to meet timelines and deliverables based on agreed upon internal processes and standards
Create and maintain standard operating procedures and work instructions for preparation and maintenance of compliant medical writing deliverables
Stay current on medical writing best practices and regulatory guidelines through literature reviews and continuing education
Minimum four to seven years' professional work experience in medical writing, publishing and/or editing; AMWA Medical Writer certification a plus
Experience with clinical trials and clinical research; experience with prostate cancer research a plus
Knowledge of medical terminology; technical publishing; grammar, syntax, and usage; news media, print, and web-based writing processes. Proficiency in Word and Excel
Superior written and verbal communication skills; ability to understand and communicate complex information
This is a full-time remote position with the possibility of occasional in-person meetings in New York City.
We believe in communication, openness, and thinking beyond your 8-hour day @ MSK. It's important to us that you have a sense of impact, community, and work/life balance. We want you to be and feel your best!
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At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.