tranScrip is a leading life science consultancy that provides specialist support to pharma and biotech companies in the development and lifecycle of medicines. We offer a flexible working environment and opportunities for considerable reward and continuing professional development.

We are looking for experienced, proactive Medical Writers to join our rapidly expanding team. Working on multiple client-facing projects as part of a multi-disciplinary team including tranScrip subject matter experts, and client and vendor staff, this role offers considerable opportunity for career development and reward. 

  • Work with a wide variety of Clients and tranScrip colleagues to advise on and deliver medical writing expertise for client projects across a range of therapy areas
  • Performing background literature research, and interpreting study designs and clinical trial data
  • Preparing a wide range of documents including: regulatory dossier elements, protocols, clinical study reports, briefing books, investigator brochures, manuscripts, posters, abstracts, monographs etc.
  • Act as point of contact for document content for client and project teams
  • Provide support to medical writing and project team colleagues as required
  • Opportunities to project manage some writing projects, and to train and mentor junior members of the team, are available for the right candidates.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a regulatory/medical writer in the pharmaceutical/biotech industry; experience in a CRO environment would be advantageous
  • Track record in delivering high quality, medically and scientifically accurate documentation in support of regulatory applications
  • Experience in a wide range of indications would be advantageous
  • Proven track record in preparing clinical and regulatory documents without supervision
  • Strong knowledge of local and national guidance and regulations relevant to medical and regulatory writing
  • Proficient use of Endnote and internet searches including PubMed would be an advantage
  • Excellent level of IT literacy (particularly with Microsoft Office suite)
  • Strong project management skills would be a distinct advantage for career advancement
  • Life science degree, a higher degree (e.g. MSc, PhD) is an advantage
  • English speaker with excellent written and verbal English

tranScrip offers a competitive reward package, which includes:

  • Permanent contract of employment
  • Competitive base salary
  • Bonus scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Private health insurance and travel insurance
  • Strong focus on CPD
  • Career progression in a rapidly expanding organisation

The position will be home-based, preferably in the UK and Europe, although US will be considered. Occasional travel to clients’ or tranScrip’s offices may be required.

tranScrip fosters a flexible working environment and for the right candidate would be prepared to consider part time positions (e.g. 4 days per week).

You can apply directly online or by sending your CV with a short cover letter to

We have a rigorous assessment procedure in place to ensure applications are on target.
We respectfully ask for no recruitment agencies please.