Sr. Medical Writing Manager, Regulatory (Onsite or Remote)

United States
Aug 29, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
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The Senior Medical Writing Manager will be responsible for writing, reviewing, and preparing clinical and regulatory documents including protocols/amendments, investigator brochures, consent forms, regulatory briefings, DSURs, final study reports, sections of INDs, and NDAs. Reporting to the Head of Medical Writing, the Senior Medical Writing Manager will partner with Clinical, Regulatory, and other cross-functional teams in communicating critical information that supports product development, clinical data analysis, and document and report authoring.


  • Create high-quality documents that meet domestic and international regulatory submission standards.

  • Drive document management from start to finish (ie, generation of a blank document to a final approved version), which may include, but is not limited to: first draft authoring, reference retrieval, generating bibliographies, editing (eg, follow house style guide), and managing various processes (eg, reviews, QC, QA, formatting, and document archiving).

  • Work with cross-functional groups to collaborate on document content and messaging, set priorities, and meet project timelines.

  • Lead cross-functional initiatives related to document development.

  • Coordinate and manage consulting writers as needed.

  • Maintain medical writing processes, standards/SOPs, and systems/tools.

  • Maintain document history and manage version control of documents.



  • BS, MS, or PhD, preferably in a scientific or medical field. Advanced degree preferred.


  • At least 5 - 7 years' experience in Medical Writing; biotechnology/pharmaceutical sector experience is required.
  • Prior experience writing Clinical Study Reports.
  • Prior experience crafting and compiling documents for inclusion in/support of milestone regulatory submissions (IND, NDA, MAA, etc.).


  • Excellent communication and writing skills, and the ability to collect, analyze, and present complex information in well-constructed and persuasive documents.

  • Keen understanding of the key requirements for regulatory submissions as stipulated in FDA and ICH guidelines.

  • Proficiency with medical terminology and ability to articulate drug development data, process, and regulatory submissions.

  • Experience with Phase I-III clinical trials including international regulatory requirements.

  • Skill with software applications, document templates, and document management systems.

  • Ability to work closely with cross-functional teams and to drive deliverables to meet timelines in a fast-paced environment with shifting priorities.

**Though our preference is for an onsite candidate, we are open to a remote work arrangement with travel based on business needs.**