Regional Campus: Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)
Posting Number: 17ST1064
Job Type: Full Time
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Medical Writer, Oncology position for the Precision Medicine department at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. The Medical Writer, Oncology prepares publications and communications that satisfy client needs in terms of quality, timing and cost. Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Develops and manages specific short-and-long term medical writing objectives.
Researches, writes and edits clinical research protocols, informed consent forms, clinical study reports, abstracts for publication and presentation and manuscripts for publication.
Assists physicians in clinical protocol development and keeps abreast of professional and technological advances.
Develops protocol templates for studies to be conducted under the aegis of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey Oncology Group (CINJOG).
Home Location Campus: Downtown New Brunswick
Higher degree preferably in pharmacy or pharmacology is preferred.
Three (3) to five (5) years medical writing experience in an academic, pharmaceutical or governmental sector preferred.
At least one (1) year of medical writing experience in the pharmaceutical industry is preferred.
Oncology medical writing experience is preferred.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) recommended content of protocols and clinical study reports is required.
Must be facile with oncology drug development and statistical terminology.
Must be well organized, be able to meet tight deadlines, be detail-oriented and a team player.
Must have the ability to be flexible and work independently.
Must have the ability to communicate interpersonally, to track information, to communicate visually or graphically. The individual must demonstrate the ability to handle multiple priorities and interface with individuals from various departments.
Must be computer literate with proficiency and working knowledge of database and reporting tools such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.
Equivalent experience, education and/or training may be substituted for the education requirements.
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