Principal Medical Writer (Germany)

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Alicia Cliff


£80k - 90k per year + bonus
Medical & Clinical Affairs

Unique opportunity to join high-profile Biotech based in Mainz, Germany. Be part of a rapidly expanding team and play an active role in communicating pioneering therapeutics within the areas of Oncology and Infectious Disease. 

The Company: 

A reputable Biotech on an upwards trajectory that specialises in developing and manufacturing immunotherapies. Dynamic and exciting environment as the company grows and new projects establish. The successful candidate will be part of an international scientific/medical writing team. 

Principal Medical Writer Role: 

  • Close to the science with varied responsibilities and part of highly-skilled team.
  • Author, edit and review a range of clinical and regulatory documents (including Protocols, CSRs, Investigators Brochures and Pharmacovigilance) as well as R&D Reports and Publications to Medical Journals. 
  • Format documents in accordance with standard procedures. 
  • Manage the generation of packages of documents required for regulatory dossiers.
  • Provide training and guidance on good writing practices, the structure/format requirements for regulatory documents/dossiers, good publications practices, and other role-relevant topics.

Principal Medical Writer Requirements:

  • Extensive Medical Writing experience (5 years+) across a range of clinical and regulatory documents in the pharmaceutical or biotech industry. 
  • Available for at least 25% on-site working in Mainz, Germany – otherwise home-based. 
  • Enthusiastic about Research and Development, specifically within Oncology and Infectious Disease therapy areas. 
  • BSc in Life Sciences discipline, MSc or PhD preferred. 
  • Native-level written and spoken English – German language skills preferred.   
  • Preferred start date of January 2022

In return, you will be offered a starting salary of €80,000- €90,000 per annum + bonus. 

If this role is of interest, please apply directly or message me on LinkedIn – Henry Shirlaw X4 Communications. 

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