Scientific Director

Shs, Incorporated Trenton , NJ 08601

Posted 2 months ago

Scientific Director position at an international medical communications agency. Our reputation for delivering high-quality and creative communication solutions is founded on the scientific expertise, strategic understanding and motivation of our staff. Our clients benefit from synergies across our network of 12 offices spanning the US, Europe and Asia Pacific regions. We offer an unrivaled integrated approach to medical communications from across the globe.

Our success has led to continued expansion both in the range of services we offer and our global presence. We are now looking for a talented and enthusiastic Scientific Director.

The Scientific/Medical Director will be the key scientific lead on a particular account, providing editorial, scientific and strategic expertise to our client teams.

Working in partnership with Client Services, you will help to establish a cohesive and dynamic relationship between the accounts and editorial teams and the client, leading discussions in client meetings / teleconferences (as required) to ensure client satisfaction is maintained at all levels.

In this role, you will have management responsibility for a team of Associate Scientific Directors, Senior Medical Writers and Medical Writers (potentially based across several sites).



To succeed you will have an advanced degree in the life sciences, (PhD, MD or PharmD required) and several years experience in a communications agency encompassing a broad range of medical communications deliverables and therapeutic areas. You will have well-developed scientific writing skills for different target audiences and proven leadership / line management skills of a medical writing team, possibly based across multiple locations


In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, we are known for our friendly and informal working environment. We also offer excellent opportunities for career and personal development, including opportunities to transfer your skills to other offices around the world.

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Scientific Director

Shs, Incorporated