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Closing date for applications: 30 November 2023

MAC is a full-service, global Contract Research Organisation (CRO) providing site and patient services with complete solutions covering a wide range of therapeutic areas. Established in 1988 as one of Europe’s first-ever memory assessment centres, we have a vast and rich history becoming the UK’s neuroscience centre of excellence, expanding into a fully owned network of sites, and assuring patient recruitment. Our CRO services are well established; driven by teams made up of highly experienced individuals who are experts in their fields.

We are seeking to appoint a Manager, Medical Writing to join our Medical Writing team and make a positive impact in a growing and progressive CRO. You will be joining a company that puts the needs and wellbeing of their people first, who are inclusive and who deliver exceptional service – together.

This is a fully remote working position based in the UK


  • Educated to Degree level (or equivalent) in an area relevant to the role.

  • 6+ years of prior Medical Writing experience within the CRO/Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry.

  • Track record of managing Medical Writing teams, covering all aspects of Medical Writing activities within clinical trials, leveraging internal and external resources; experience in timeline/resource/budget planning and vendor/contractor oversight.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with proven experience of delivering successful outcomes across client, vendor and internal teams.

  • Excellent planning, organisational and time management skills used to successfully coordinate and manage project teams to positive deliveries.

  • Advanced analytical and problem-solving ability.

  • In-depth knowledge of the global drug development process and its regulatory framework; hands-on experience within clinical trials (Phase I to IV).


  • To provide line management to the Medical Writing team and expert Medical Writing support to MAC Clinical Research and its customers.

  • To lead and manage assigned line reports within the Medical Writing team including budget, resources, vendors and CRO activities to allow the delivery of high quality, profitable and timely deliveries to MAC clients.

  • To develop best working practices and Standard Operating Procedures to deliver the portfolio of projects within the Medical Writing team in line with relevant SOP’s and in accordance with ICH-GCP.

  • To perform the Lead Medical Writer role


  • Competitive salary in keeping with pharmaceutical industry standards and will reflect experience

  • Private health Insurance

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing in increments to 30 days after 6 years long service)

  • Your birthday off work

MAC Clinical Research invites applications from highly motivated candidates, with a desire to achieve their full potential. You will be working with an organisation that sees you as an investment and is keen for you to achieve your career aspirations.

Please email should you require any special arrangements or reasonable adjustments to be made throughout this selection process. This will enable us to accommodate your request as necessary.

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