Associate Director, Medical Writing

Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc Boston , MA 02298

Posted 10 months ago

Job Description:

The Associate Director manages the overall operations of a team or major project and implements this through effective leadership. The Associate Director provides guidance and leadership for document development for regulatory filings and coordinates the clinical sections of more complex regulatory submissions, including organization, content, and resource requirements. The Associate Director applies advanced technical expertise and develops solutions to complex problems, fosters interdisciplinary understanding, and integrates Medical Writing department activities with those of other departments. This will be a full time role located in Boston, MA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to ensure understanding of program strategy and the nature of medical writing services required to deliver on program objectives

  • Identify new technologies and initiatives related to the preparation of clinical documents, provide well-informed recommendations, and facilitate integration into department processes

  • Proactively anticipate risks, solve complex problems, and seek out and implement process improvements

  • Provide input to strategies and tactics for the Medical Writing department

  • Provide coaching and performance management


Minimum Qualifications

  • PhD (or equivalent degree) and 5+ years of relevant work experience
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Associate Director, Medical Writing

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