Bristol Myers Squibb Company

Scientific Writer

Princeton, NJ, United States
Oct 02, 2019
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.

Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.

Position Objective

Coordinate and author documents needed for regulatory submissions, ensuring the coordination and integration of the scientific, medical, and regulatory input from cross-functional team members.

Participate in relevant document sub-team(s) and ensure effective planning and management of timelines for all components of assigned documents.

Participate in document strategy sessions, including messaging, document flow, logic, and consistency for assigned projects.

Comply with internal and external processes and guidelines while managing the review process and, on an ongoing basis, resolve issues, errors, or inconsistencies with pertinent team members to ensure timely completion and high quality of assigned documents.

Review and edit documents as required.

Considerable experience in assignment on Cross Functional Teams would be an advantage.

Preferred Qualifications

PharmD/PhD in a relevant scientific discipline, or MS/BS with a minimum of 3 years (MS) to 5 years (BS) in the pharmaceutical industry, preferably within pharmacovigilance or clinical development, with a good understanding of drug development, drug safety, and regulatory/safety document development.

Demonstrated strong writing skills in authoring and managing the production of scientific documents (pharmaceutical regulatory documentation and/or publications in peer-reviewed journals).

Basic understanding of global pharmaceutical drug development.

Ability to analyze and interpret complex data from a broad range of scientific disciplines.

Demonstrated ability to manage timelines and quality of work using strong organizational, communication, facilitation, and interpersonal skills in a cross-functional team.

Working knowledge of a document management systems

Worked successfully in a cross-functional project team; ability to facilitate discussions and decision-making with cross-functional team members

The positions are office-based in the Princeton, NJ area.

Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.