Scientific Director, Medical Communications

Location: Newtown, Pennsylvania Salary: competitive
Sector: Creative Type: Permanent

This is an exciting opportunity as a Scientific Director with a leading medical affairs and communications agency! In this role, you will be the scientific services lead on a $1.5M oncology account. You will have management responsibilities for 2-3 medical writers and will be responsible for developing medical strategy and partnering closely with the client as the scientific lead.


  • Advanced degree - PharmD, PhD or MD

  • 5-7 years' experience working in scientific services for a medical communications agency

  • Experienced managing and mentoring junior scientific staff

  • Ability to effectively present information to senior staff and clients.

  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents (clinical study reports, regulatory submissions, and clinical papers).

  • Ability to write and review medical communications documents (abstracts, posters, slide decks, whitepapers) that conform to prescribed style and format.

  • Demonstrated command of the English language (read, write and speak).

Sthree US is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.