Science

Accomplished in and passionate about science, compliance savvy, detail orientated, make the science understandable

A healthcare communications agency would be nothing without the knowledge of its Scientific Advisors, Medical Writers, and Healthcare Professionals. Not only do they keep the rest of us in check, but they are also integral to developing client relationships and supporting the strategic direction of our projects. The complexity of our campaigns requires our science department to make the science, and the intricacies that come with it, digestible for other disciplines within the agency meaning we can produce work that is amazing – and accurate!

Are you a Scientist, Medical Advisor, Doctor, or Writer looking for your next challenge? See below for our current opportunities.

Associate Director Of Medical Writing

United Kingdom

 

What if your expertise could help someone, somewhere, to live a better life?

 

Helping children living with juvenile idiopathic arthritis to communicate their pain, giving people with psoriasis their confidence back, shocking 2.3 million HCPs into taking action against second heart attacks to proving to the world that eczema isn’t a skin condition.

 

Havas Lynx Group is a creative communications agency dedicated to changing the way the world does healthcare communications for the better. We are committed to bringing about change. Change informed by experience, driven by innovation and proven in delivery. We work alongside healthcare professionals, patients, carers, and pharmaceutical brands to overcome the complex challenges of modern healthcare. Our work blends strategic insight and deep scientific understanding with creativity and digital innovation, delivering healthcare campaigns and solutions that really make a difference to people’s lives.

 

We’re a team of over 500+ people in Manchester and London, with a history of over 35 years and an ever-evolving future. You can get a feel for the #LYNXLife via YouTube, #LYNXLife playlist, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

 

Everything this company achieves, every life it saves, every penny it makes, every policy it changes, every award it wins, is down to everyone that works here.

 

Our role :

As an Associate Director of Medical Writing you will have a high level of autonomy and will produce appropriately formatted copy which is suitable for use across a range of media. You will work collaboratively with internal teams to add significant value - applying the benefit of your experience to guide projects, ensuring any copy produced by you and your team is appropriate to the brief and of a high quality.

What you can expect to be doing:

  • You will work with the Accounts team to front client relations as appropriate, ensuring the Copy function is always represented appropriately. You will be proactive in identifying opportunities to drive new business activity.
  • You will also mentor team members and take overall responsibility for their involvement, actively progressing their abilities and developing them for greater responsibility.
  • Input to the development of strategy, advising on all scientific elements to ensure a response that is appropriate to the needs of the target audience, enhancing credibility
  • Be instrumental in tracking award-winning work and trends, pushing craft to enhance the effectiveness of the work we produce
  • Take the scientific lead in client meetings, workshops and internal discussions in relations to communications strategy around a range of therapy areas
  • Draw on knowledge to ensure accuracy and appropriateness in tactical project elements as they are produced. Evaluate and approve materials ensuring that scientific content is accurate and compliant
  • Produce and edit copy into the correct format for use across various media as appropriate, drawing on your experience to consider the suitability of UX and project flow
  • Understand the clients’ needs both now and, in the future, and develop an offering to suit this
  • Continually develop your writing style, honing approach, and ability to tailor copy tone, enabling effective communication with a range of audiences
  • Take the lead on client brand activity, be the ‘go-to’ writer across a number of clients and therapy areas
  • Understand the requirements of other teams in terms of how copy should be best delivered – proactively seek to improve process wherever possible
  • Support the development of new business through involvement in proposals, workshops, and pitches. Acting as lead for the copy team, contribute to the development of pitch activity, and conduct pitch presentations as part of a team to support new business activity
  • Ensure work is completed to a high standard and within the agreed timescale. 
  • Managing others and working as part of a multi-disciplinary team

 

What we’d like to see from you:

  • 4 + years experience as a Medical writer in an agency setting ideally across creative medical writing
  • Experience working with global pharmaceutical companies and creative brief's
  • Experience working directly with clients
  • A solid scientific background and experience working on a number of therapeutic areas
  • Learning and understanding new therapy areas quickly and comprehensively, inspiring confidence with the client
  • Proven experience leading and developing a team of medical writers
  • Understanding of clinical research, drug development process, and industry guidelines and regulations

 

What you can expect from us

A supportive and challenging environment in which you will have the opportunity to learn, grow, and make an impact that matters. We put a huge investment into #LYNXLife and our #LXAcademy internal programmes. It’s a unique initiative that aims to reward hard work, reduce pressures, and ensure that we can all enjoy our time at Lynx. Our strategy is to build capabilities internally and inspire the best talent, so we can continue to deliver on our mission.

 

You can also expect a whole host of benefits, including:

  • Hybrid Working
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Increasing holiday allowance connected to length of service (with the option to buy more, or sell)
  • Early Friday finish throughout the year
  • Extra early Friday finish during summer months
  • Late Monday start during winter months
  • Wellness Wednesdays with extended lunch hours
  • Wellbeing programme – yoga, football, running club, hiking and more
  • Season ticket interest free loans for travel
  • #LXAcademy – our huge bespoke training programme for personal and professional development
  • Life insurance
  • Company pension scheme
  • Medicash healthcare benefit
  • Enhanced parental return to work scheme
  • Fully paid for, company parties and socials!

 

Get in touch to find out how we can make an impact that matters together.

Medical Writer

Greater London

What if your expertise could help someone, somewhere, to live a better life?

 

Helping children living with juvenile idiopathic arthritis to communicate their pain, giving people with psoriasis their confidence back, shocking 2.3 million HCPs into taking action against second heart attacks to proving to the world that eczema isn’t a skin condition.

 

Havas Lynx Group is a creative communications agency dedicated to changing the way the world does healthcare communications for the better. We are committed to bringing about change. Change informed by experience, driven by innovation and proven in delivery. We work alongside healthcare professionals, patients, carers, and pharmaceutical brands to overcome the complex challenges of modern healthcare. Our work blends strategic insight and deep scientific understanding with creativity and digital innovation, delivering healthcare campaigns and solutions that really make a difference to people’s lives.

 

We’re a team of over 500+ people in Manchester and London, with a history of over 35 years and an ever-evolving future. You can get a feel for the #LYNXLife via YouTube, #LYNXLife playlist, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

 

Everything this company achieves, every life it saves, every penny it makes, every policy it changes, every award it wins, is down to everyone that works here.

 

Our role

 

The role of Medical Writer will see you play a key role in the Medical team, and overall business unit; you will be relied on heavily on for your scientific knowledge and commercial awareness to guide projects and add significant value.

You will continue to produce outstanding copy across a range of media, including websites, emailers, sales aids, tenders, presentations, events collateral, and disease awareness campaigns, as well as fronting client relations alongside the Client Services team.

We are seeking an experienced medical writer that comes has a robust background in a healthcare communications agency or pharmaceutical company. Having knowledge in oncology, diabetes, HIV and infectious diseases, or dermatology would be advantageous.

 

What you can expect to be doing:

  • You will work on client brand activity and be the ‘go-to’ writer across a number of clients and therapy areas
  • You will produce and edit copy into the correct format for use across various media as appropriate, drawing on your experience to consider the suitability of UX and project flow
  • You will work closely with the Client Services team to devise solutions that fulfil and exceed client expectations, and make innovative suggestions
  • You will mentor juniors and take overall responsibility for their involvement, actively progressing their personal development
  • You will continually expand your excellent knowledge of industry regulations (e.g. the ABPI Code of Practice) and the medical approval processes (Zinc and Veeva)

 

What we’d like to see from you:

  • 1.5 years experience as a medical writer in an agency setting ideally across creative medical writing
  • Experience working with global pharmaceutical companies and creative brief's

 

What you can expect from us

 

A supportive and challenging environment in which you will have the opportunity to learn, grow, and make an impact that matters. We put a huge investment into #LYNXLife and our #LXAcademy internal programmes. It’s a unique initiative that aims to reward hard work, reduce pressures, and ensure that we can all enjoy our time at Lynx. Our strategy is to build capabilities internally and inspire the best talent, so we can continue to deliver on our mission.

 

You can also expect a whole host of benefits, including:

 

  • Hybrid Working
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Increasing holiday allowance connected to length of service (with the option to buy more, or sell)
  • Early Friday finish throughout the year
  • Extra early Friday finish during summer months
  • Late Monday start during winter months
  • Wellness Wednesdays with extended lunch hours
  • Wellbeing programme – yoga, football, running club, hiking and more
  • Season ticket interest free loans for travel
  • #LXAcademy – our huge bespoke training programme for personal and professional development
  • Life insurance
  • Company pension scheme
  • Medicash healthcare benefit
  • Enhanced parental return to work scheme
  • Fully paid for, company parties and socials!

 

Get in touch to find out how we can make an impact that matters together.

Medical Writer

Manchester

What if your expertise could help someone, somewhere, to live a better life?

 

Helping children living with juvenile idiopathic arthritis to communicate their pain, giving people with psoriasis their confidence back, shocking 2.3 million HCPs into taking action against second heart attacks to proving to the world that eczema isn’t a skin condition.

 

Havas Lynx Group is a creative communications agency dedicated to changing the way the world does healthcare communications for the better. We are committed to bringing about change. Change informed by experience, driven by innovation and proven in delivery. We work alongside healthcare professionals, patients, carers, and pharmaceutical brands to overcome the complex challenges of modern healthcare. Our work blends strategic insight and deep scientific understanding with creativity and digital innovation, delivering healthcare campaigns and solutions that really make a difference to people’s lives.

 

We’re a team of over 500+ people in Manchester and London, with a history of over 35 years and an ever-evolving future. You can get a feel for the #LYNXLife via YouTube, #LYNXLife playlist, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

 

Everything this company achieves, every life it saves, every penny it makes, every policy it changes, every award it wins, is down to everyone that works here.

 

Our role

The role of Medical Writer will see you play a key role in the Medical team, and overall business unit; you will be relied on heavily on for your scientific knowledge and commercial awareness to guide projects and add significant value.

You will continue to produce outstanding copy across a range of media, including websites, emailers, sales aids, tenders, presentations, events collateral, and disease awareness campaigns, as well as fronting client relations alongside the Client Services team.

We are seeking an experienced medical writer that comes has a robust background in a healthcare communications agency or pharmaceutical company. Having knowledge in oncology, diabetes, HIV and infectious diseases, or dermatology would be advantageous.

 

What you can expect to be doing:

  • You will work on client brand activity and be the ‘go-to’ writer across a number of clients and therapy areas
  • You will produce and edit copy into the correct format for use across various media as appropriate, drawing on your experience to consider the suitability of UX and project flow
  • You will work closely with the Client Services team to devise solutions that fulfil and exceed client expectations, and make innovative suggestions
  • You will mentor juniors and take overall responsibility for their involvement, actively progressing their personal development
  • You will continually expand your excellent knowledge of industry regulations (e.g. the ABPI Code of Practice) and the medical approval processes (Zinc and Veeva)

 

What we’d like to see from you:

  • 1.5 years experience as a medical writer in an agency setting ideally across creative medical writing
  • Experience working with global pharmaceutical companies and creative brief's

 

What you can expect from us

 

A supportive and challenging environment in which you will have the opportunity to learn, grow, and make an impact that matters. We put a huge investment into #LYNXLife and our #LXAcademy internal programmes. It’s a unique initiative that aims to reward hard work, reduce pressures, and ensure that we can all enjoy our time at Lynx. Our strategy is to build capabilities internally and inspire the best talent, so we can continue to deliver on our mission.

 

You can also expect a whole host of benefits, including:

 

  • Hybrid Working
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Increasing holiday allowance connected to length of service (with the option to buy more, or sell)
  • Early Friday finish throughout the year
  • Extra early Friday finish during summer months
  • Late Monday start during winter months
  • Wellness Wednesdays with extended lunch hours
  • Wellbeing programme – yoga, football, running club, hiking and more
  • Season ticket interest free loans for travel
  • #LXAcademy – our huge bespoke training programme for personal and professional development
  • Life insurance
  • Company pension scheme
  • Medicash healthcare benefit
  • Enhanced parental return to work scheme
  • Fully paid for, company parties and socials!

 

Get in touch to find out how we can make an impact that matters together.

Senior Medical Writer - Remote Working available in the UK

Greater Manchester

What if your expertise could help someone, somewhere, to live a better life?

 

Helping children living with juvenile idiopathic arthritis to communicate their pain, giving people with psoriasis their confidence back, shocking 2.3 million HCPs into taking action against second heart attacks to proving to the world that eczema isn’t a skin condition.

 

Havas Lynx Group is a creative communications agency dedicated to changing the way the world does healthcare communications for the better. We are committed to bringing about change. Change informed by experience, driven by innovation and proven in delivery. We work alongside healthcare professionals, patients, carers, and pharmaceutical brands to overcome the complex challenges of modern healthcare. Our work blends strategic insight and deep scientific understanding with creativity and digital innovation, delivering healthcare campaigns and solutions that really make a difference to people’s lives.

 

We’re a team of over 500+ people in Manchester and London, with a history of over 35 years and an ever-evolving future. You can get a feel for the #LYNXLife via YouTube, #LYNXLife playlist, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

 

Everything this company achieves, every life it saves, every penny it makes, every policy it changes, every award it wins, is down to everyone that works here.

 

Our role

As the Senior Medical Writer you will produce appropriately formatted copy which is suitable for use across a range of media.

You will work collaboratively with internal teams to add significant value - applying the benefit of your experience in order to guide projects, ensuring any copy produced by you and your team is appropriate to the brief and of a high quality.

You will work with the Accounts team to front client relations as appropriate, ensuring the Copy function is represented appropriately at all times and will mentor more junior writers.

 

What you can expect to be doing:

 

  • Generate original content to be used within a range of media and for a range of audiences, in line with the relevant code of practice and brand communication objectives
  • Input to the development of strategy, advising on all scientific elements to ensure a response that is appropriate to the needs of the target audience, enhancing credibility
  • Ensure all copy produced is in line with the overarching strategy of the campaign
  • Produce and edit copy into the correct format for use across various media as appropriate, drawing on your experience to consider the suitability of UX and project flow
  • Understand the clients’ needs both now and in the future and develop an offering to suit this
  • Continually develop your writing style, honing approach and ability to tailor copy tone, enabling effective communication with a range of audiences
  • Support the development of new business through involvement in new business proposals, workshops and pitches
  • Take the lead on client brand activity, be the ‘go-to’ writer across a number of clients and therapy areas
  • Understand the requirements of other teams in terms of how copy should be best delivered – proactively seek to improve process wherever possible
  • Ensure work is completed to a high standard and within the agreed timescale. Where necessary, request additional time to ensure that you and your team are able to produce work to the required standard

 

Client servicing

  • Attend client meetings as required, acting with integrity at all times
  • Actively participate in scientific discussions on both an internal and external basis
  • Contribute to pitch activity acting as lead for the Copy team
  • Maintain a strong awareness of the progress of the projects with which you are associated, proactively providing guidance when needed

 

What we’d like to see from you:

  • 2 + years experience as a Medical writer in an agency setting ideally across creative medical writing
  • Experience working with global pharmaceutical companies and creative brief's
  • Experience working directly with clients
  • Some mentoring or management expertise or willingness to do so

 

What you can expect from us

 

A supportive and challenging environment in which you will have the opportunity to learn, grow, and make an impact that matters. We put a huge investment into #LYNXLife and our #LXAcademy internal programmes. It’s a unique initiative that aims to reward hard work, reduce pressures, and ensure that we can all enjoy our time at Lynx. Our strategy is to build capabilities internally and inspire the best talent, so we can continue to deliver on our mission.

 

You can also expect a whole host of benefits, including:

 

  • Hybrid Working
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Increasing holiday allowance connected to length of service (with the option to buy more, or sell)
  • Early Friday finish throughout the year
  • Extra early Friday finish during summer months
  • Late Monday start during winter months
  • Wellness Wednesdays with extended lunch hours
  • Wellbeing programme – yoga, football, running club, hiking and more
  • Season ticket interest free loans for travel
  • #LXAcademy – our huge bespoke training programme for personal and professional development
  • Life insurance
  • Company pension scheme
  • Medicash healthcare benefit
  • Enhanced parental return to work scheme
  • Fully paid for, company parties and socials!

 

Get in touch to find out how we can make an impact that matters together.

Senior Medical Writer

Manchester

What if your expertise could help someone, somewhere, to live a better life?

 

Helping children living with juvenile idiopathic arthritis to communicate their pain, giving people with psoriasis their confidence back, shocking 2.3 million HCPs into taking action against second heart attacks to proving to the world that eczema isn’t a skin condition.

 

Havas Lynx Group is a creative communications agency dedicated to changing the way the world does healthcare communications for the better. We are committed to bringing about change. Change informed by experience, driven by innovation and proven in delivery. We work alongside healthcare professionals, patients, carers, and pharmaceutical brands to overcome the complex challenges of modern healthcare. Our work blends strategic insight and deep scientific understanding with creativity and digital innovation, delivering healthcare campaigns and solutions that really make a difference to people’s lives.

 

We’re a team of over 500+ people in Manchester and London, with a history of over 35 years and an ever-evolving future. You can get a feel for the #LYNXLife via YouTube, #LYNXLife playlist, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

 

Everything this company achieves, every life it saves, every penny it makes, every policy it changes, every award it wins, is down to everyone that works here.

 

Our role

As the Senior Medical Writer you will produce appropriately formatted copy which is suitable for use across a range of media.

You will work collaboratively with internal teams to add significant value - applying the benefit of your experience in order to guide projects, ensuring any copy produced by you and your team is appropriate to the brief and of a high quality.

You will work with the Accounts team to front client relations as appropriate, ensuring the Copy function is represented appropriately at all times and will mentor more junior writers.

 

What you can expect to be doing:

 

  • Generate original content to be used within a range of media and for a range of audiences, in line with the relevant code of practice and brand communication objectives
  • Input to the development of strategy, advising on all scientific elements to ensure a response that is appropriate to the needs of the target audience, enhancing credibility
  • Ensure all copy produced is in line with the overarching strategy of the campaign
  • Produce and edit copy into the correct format for use across various media as appropriate, drawing on your experience to consider the suitability of UX and project flow
  • Understand the clients’ needs both now and in the future and develop an offering to suit this
  • Continually develop your writing style, honing approach and ability to tailor copy tone, enabling effective communication with a range of audiences
  • Support the development of new business through involvement in new business proposals, workshops and pitches
  • Take the lead on client brand activity, be the ‘go-to’ writer across a number of clients and therapy areas
  • Understand the requirements of other teams in terms of how copy should be best delivered – proactively seek to improve process wherever possible
  • Ensure work is completed to a high standard and within the agreed timescale. Where necessary, request additional time to ensure that you and your team are able to produce work to the required standard

 

Client servicing

  • Attend client meetings as required, acting with integrity at all times
  • Actively participate in scientific discussions on both an internal and external basis
  • Contribute to pitch activity acting as lead for the Copy team
  • Maintain a strong awareness of the progress of the projects with which you are associated, proactively providing guidance when needed

 

What we’d like to see from you:

  • 2 + years experience as a Medical writer in an agency setting ideally across creative medical writing
  • Experience working with global pharmaceutical companies and creative brief's
  • Experience working directly with clients
  • Some mentoring or management expertise or willingness to do so

 

What you can expect from us

 

A supportive and challenging environment in which you will have the opportunity to learn, grow, and make an impact that matters. We put a huge investment into #LYNXLife and our #LXAcademy internal programmes. It’s a unique initiative that aims to reward hard work, reduce pressures, and ensure that we can all enjoy our time at Lynx. Our strategy is to build capabilities internally and inspire the best talent, so we can continue to deliver on our mission.

 

You can also expect a whole host of benefits, including:

 

  • Hybrid Working
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Increasing holiday allowance connected to length of service (with the option to buy more, or sell)
  • Early Friday finish throughout the year
  • Extra early Friday finish during summer months
  • Late Monday start during winter months
  • Wellness Wednesdays with extended lunch hours
  • Wellbeing programme – yoga, football, running club, hiking and more
  • Season ticket interest free loans for travel
  • #LXAcademy – our huge bespoke training programme for personal and professional development
  • Life insurance
  • Company pension scheme
  • Medicash healthcare benefit
  • Enhanced parental return to work scheme
  • Fully paid for, company parties and socials!

 

Get in touch to find out how we can make an impact that matters together

Associate Director Of Medical Writing (United Kingdom )

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Medical Writer (Greater London)

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Senior Medical Writer (Manchester)