VP Scientific Communications (MB-32719308)

Location: United States    |  Remote Working Available
Salary: competitive
Sectors: Creative
Job Type: Permanent
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This is a highly visible leadership opportunity with a growing medical communications agency.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage a team of Medical Directors, Associate Medical Directors and Medical Writers
  • Lead strategic scientific planning for the company, team, and accounts
  • Oversee accounts and projects
  • Manage workload, ensure work stays in line with budgets. (balancing assignments, reporting resource needs, identifying and recommending freelance medical writers, and monitoring progress of assignments)
  • Manage direct reports:
    • Provide advice on day-to-day issues
    • Provide mentorship
    • Conduct annual reviews
    • Develop training plans for individual reports
    • Lead meetings with the Scientific team
    • Provide strategic oversight of medical writing, ensuring that content development meets all objectives
  • Lead recruitment efforts, overseeing interview process and managing orientation for new hires
  • Develop scientific content for communication via multiple channels
  • Support business development activities
  • Work closely with clients, external experts and internal staff
  • Travel (US and globally)


  • Advanced high science degree
  • Prior team management experience
  • 8+ years medical communications experience
  • Experience working for a medical communications agency

EOE Statement: Specialist Staffing Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

To find out more about Madison Black please visit www.madisonblack.com

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