Remote Scientific Writer

Jun 17, 2021
Required Education
Position Type
Full time

Piper Companies is currently seeking a Remote Senior Scientific Writer to work as the subject knowledge expert in cancer research for a Cancer Research Association in Philadelphia, PA.

 Responsibilities of the Senior Scientific Writer   

·       Work to develop content for the annual progress reports which highlights breakthroughs and other timely topics

·       Author and review scientific documents for dissemination to the cancer research community

·       Prepare scientific presentations on selected topics

·       Work directly with IT and communication departments to manage and coordinate the production and maintenance of the website designated to progress reports

·       Travel to company conferences and educational workshops to stay up to date on state-of-the-art science and prepare written reports

Qualifications of the Senior Scientific Writer 

·       7+ Years of medical or scientific writing experience is required

·       Experience in cancer research is required

·       Exposure to population sciences, epidemiology, cancer prevention research or biostatistics

·       Knowledge of drug development process (Clinical trials and FDA approval)

·       PhD or equivalent doctoral degree is required

Compensation for the Senior Scientific Writer

  • Pay Commensurate on experience 
  • Full-time, permanent
  • Comprehensive Medical benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K

Keywords: Medical Writer, Scientific Writer, Oncology, Clinical Trials, Population sciences, epidemiology, cancer prevention, biostatistics, FDA approval, PhD, MD