Our client is a growing medical communications agency in Cheshire which is seeking a Scientific Project Co-ordinator to assist their client services and editorial teams. This is a great chance to get into medical communications and develop a 360-degree view of medical communications (i.e. writing/scientific support and project management).
You will be mainly responsible for providing effective administrative and project-related support to account teams, but will also have the opportunity to assist with the development of some editorial content.
In return you can expect a good salary and benefits package including 25 days holiday and bonus, along with a dynamic and supportive working environment and a personal training and development plan.
Provide effective administrative and project-related support to delivery teams
Develop and maintain project status trackers/timelines; monitor project timelines on an ongoing basis
Liaise with clients and external experts in the delivery of projects
Liaise with and obtain quotes from external suppliers (e.g. hotels, secretariats, freelancers and printers)
Perform desk research on congresses, journals, websites, social media platforms and external experts
Assist with financial tracking and invoicing
Under guidance, develop outlines and drafts of scientific materials (e.g. publications, slide decks, reports, training materials) according to the project brief, ensuring that all review comments are adequately incorporated and projects are delivered to deadline
Learn process of internal review, QC, styling and copy-editing, and apply to project work, ensuring that final versions are approved by the required personnel
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Good Life science degree and MSc
Previous administrative or editorial experience would be an advantage
Excellent organisational skills
Excellent English language and grammatical skills
Effective team worker
Time management skills
Good attention to detail
This is your chance to join a growing agency with excellent opportunities for career development and progression. If this sounds interesting, then please don’t hesitate to get in touch!
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