Editor Technical And Scientific Publications Job Description Sample
Department: MED-Ctr for Community Health
This position is central to funded research at Northwestern University that engages health system stakeholders to align large and diverse data assets for the health utilization, outcomes, and expenditures of more than 50 million Americans and applies the highest quality comparative effectiveness research methods to turn data into evidence about effectiveness, safety, and value that can quickly inform health system action. Under the general direction of the Research Project Manager, the Scientific Writer will lead project-related writing activities and coordinate project communication timelines and deliverables. Project writing activities include compiling, editing, writing, proofreading, and formatting scientific content for project proposals, study work plans, white papers, scientific manuscripts, and presentations. Project coordination activities include managing writing workflow, timelines, and deliverables for several subprojects.
This position executes a comprehensive communication strategy based on specific goals and strategic vision, from concept formation to the writing of specific feature-length articles, to disseminate information to a wide variety of audiences. The Scientific Writer will prepare content for scientific conferences, presentations, and multiple audiences; including assembling and organizing data into text and figures for scientific presentations, publications, reports, newsletters, and websites. Additionally, this Communications Specialist will correspond with editors and professional staff of scientific journals to ensure manuscript submission requirements are met and submissions for publication are complete. This position requires an accomplished communication strategist with the ability to work effectively in a team-based environment with multiple priorities and projects.
Develop, write, produce, revise, and update a variety of conventional and electronic communications including scientific manuscripts, white papers, web sites, press releases, and conference reports.
Provide coordination of overall communications activities across the project.
Develop a comprehensive communication strategy based on specific project goals and strategic vision to enhance the visibility of project work to inform health system action.
Develop a comprehensive communication strategy based on specific project goals and strategic vision to enhance the visibility of project work to inform health system action. Communicate and disseminate scientific research and advances to a diverse audience including scientists, physicians, patients, health care industry leaders, health practitioners and the general public.
Perform related duties as required or assigned
- BA or BS with a minimum of 3 years of relevant scientific writing experience or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience from which similar skills can be acquired.
Minimum Competencies: (Skills, knowledge, and abilities.)
Bachelor's degree in an appropriate field with three to five years writing, editorial and publications experience.
Excellent writing and editing skills. Demonstrated advanced communication and presentation skills.
Demonstrated ability to research and write about technical matters for multiple audiences
Must have project coordination and organizational skills and the demonstrated ability to manage project timelines and deliverables, including multiple priorities and projects simultaneously.
Must be self-directed and able to work in a team-based environment with minimal supervision.
Must be an advanced user of Microsoft Office and EndNote.
(Education and experience)
- An advanced degree (MA, MS, PhD) or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience from which comparable skills can be acquired.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Manager, Scientific And Technical Affairs (Downstream/Analytical)
Job ID :
US - New Jersey - Princeton
Job Title: Manager, Scientific and Technical Affairs (Downstream / Analytical SME)
When you're part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you'll be supported in achieving your career goals.
Location/Division Specific Information : Princeton, NJ (Biologics, BioProcess Sciences)
Track: Individual Contributor
PROPOSED JOB ARCHITECTURE TITLE:
R&D Project Management
Sr R&D Project Manager
Works closely with the Director of Scientific and Technical Affairs and Buisness Unit Leadership Team to develop and drive technical strategy and evaluate new opportunities for improved service offerings/capacity
Serves as a Technical Product Lead (TPL), a client-facing role providing technical oversight and customer service for BPS business projects. Fosters active collaboration with the BioProcess Sciences Management Teams, core technical SMEs and direct internal business review activities. Interacts with executive management to present on future technical development and capacity opportunities. Regularly interacts with internal and external management requiring negotiating of critical matters to the company.
Drive annual revenue for the BioProcess Sciences (BPS) function within the Biologics Business Unit
Develop and execute on technology development initiatives and strategies, with focus on Downstream Process Development, Analytical and Formulation Development.
Support technical collaborations with internal and external partners to advance BPS capabilities in Downstream Process Development, Analytical and Formulation Development.
Support the definition of new business opportunities while meeting with the assigned existing/potential clients, together with the (senior) Senior Project Managers, at technical meetings focused on obtaining new products or the revision of the progress status/completion of projects.
Encounters variable situations requiring analytical, interpretive, evaluative and/or constructive thinking.
Serve as BioProcess Sciences Subject Mater Experts (SMEs) for proposal development and pricing for new work scopes and for customer technical discussions
Support the development and commercialization of new buisness offerings in collaboration buisness management, sales and marketing
Support margin analysis and pricing for the BioProcess Sciences service offering
Liaison with the Biologics GMP sites to ensure the BioProcess Sciences service offering aligns with the overall buisness needs and strategy
Serve as a client-facing role providing technical oversight and customer service for BPS business projects
Support and collaborate with buisness management as the technical point of contact and customer service for BPS business projects
Support to the optimization of the production process, with continuous efforts to increase project savings on the technical side, while maintaining compliance with cGMP and company procedures
Assist with troubleshooting and customer escalations
B.S. in Chem Eng, Biochemistry, Biology or related field with >10 yrs, Masters with >8 yrs, or Ph.D. with >5 yrs experience
Typically requires 10 years of related experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry or equivalent life science discipline
Experience in biopharmaceutical industry, service industry, bioprocess development and/or manufacturing, or other science based industries in biologics.
Excellent customer facing track-record.
Equivalent combinations of education, training, and relevant work experience may be considered.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Working knowledge of pharmaceutical development, manufacturing and outsourcing including familiarity with Good Manufacturing Practices.
Working knowledge of Microsoft (MS) Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Share point, MS Project).
Well organized and detail oriented.
Strong leadership and conflict resolution skills.
In-depth knowledge of functional area, business strategy and the company goals.
Demonstrated ability to balance/maintain conflicting goals, responsibilities, and priorities of the organization.
Demonstrated decision making capabilities.
Demonstrated success as agent of change.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, as well as the ability to motivate and lead.
Proficiency with the English language.
Talent Management and team building.
Ability to work with internal and external senior level Executives.
Ability to work between BUs.
Business Acumen (financial and technical).
Strong organizational abilities.
Dynamic, self-motivated, being able to work independently, pro-active approach to taking on challenging assignments.
Strong project ownership ethic with a "can do" attitude.
Ability to work within and deliver critical timelines.
Outstanding communication skills, both written and oral, and the self-confidence to use these skills to convince others to buy-into proposals and plans.
Fluent in English.
The function reports to the Director of Scientific and Technical Affairs
This function will serve as a Downstream PD or Analytical development SME, and a strategic thought leader for the BPS organization
Travels / Location:
Domestic and some international travel to Biologics network sites, customer locations, conferences, Due Diligence visits, and strategic partners.
Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.
Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
Scientific Analytics Technical Project Manager
The Climate Corporation is developing data-driven recommendations and digital tools to help global customers improve their productivity and sustainability. To develop these digital tools, our Science organization needs the necessary data sets to build predictive models. Further, recommendations from these models must be tested to confirm value creation prior to commercialization. Typically, our models are tested in multiple conditions, maybe over multiple seasons and usually multiple times before we commercialize a product. The Science Implementation Team is responsible for many aspects of data collection, both to generate data for model building, as well as to ensure we have a successful program and process to evaluate new research models and concepts with our customers.
One team is the Automation and Tooling team which is accountable for scaling research code to execute pre-commercial global research programs, and serving as a bridge between researchers developing models and engineers who are responsible for productionizing models.
We are looking for an experienced Analytics Technical Project Manager. This person will be a key player and liaison for pre-commercial initiatives across the organization including Science , Engineering, Data Analytics, & Product Teams, etc. This person will help design & manage pre-commercial product concepts from idea to deliver. We're looking for someone who is technically minded and has the intelligence and experience to cut straight to what's relevant and concisely ask the right questions. This person will need to use a friendly, flexible approach in a process-light environment to execute pre-commercial programs within science.
Engage & collaborate across diverse research groups (science, engineering, & Data Analytics) to design & manage projects that scale new science data, models, and deliver pre-commercial product concepts to customers.
Work with project team to define processes in support system development, perform system testing, & manage launch of new system with customers.
Ability to set clear priorities based upon science product efforts to facilitate alignment across teams.
Provide updates and status reports that highlight risk & progress against timelines.
Build credibility and buy-in from teams without authority.
Be comfortable operating with uncertainty & driving on time & high-quality pre-commercial test of product concepts
BS in Computer Science, Data Science, or a related degree, or 3+ years work experience in technical project management.
Experience in designing & managing analytics & software development.
Experience working with project tracking methodologies.
Experience managing projects across diverse research teams and multiple projects at once and balance different needs in a fast-paced environment.
Written and verbal communication skills and the gift of explaining complicated things simply around a project.
Problem solver that doesn't give up when you don't know all the answers right away
Knowledge of breeding, agriculture, and/or biotechnology
Knowledge & operational familiarity of Bayer's R&D data would be a plus
Knowledge mixed model analysis, machine or deep learning technology
What We Offer:
Our teams are composed of industry experts, top scientists, and talented engineers. The environment is extremely engaging and fast-paced, with dozens of specialties coming together to provide the best possible products and experiences for our customers.
We provide competitive salaries and some of the best perks in the industry, including:
Superb medical, dental, vision, life, disability benefits, and a 401k matching program
A stocked kitchen with a large assortment of snacks & drinks to get you through the day
Encouragement to get out of the office and into the field with agents and farmers to see first-hand how our products are being used
We take part and offer various workshops, conferences, meet-up groups, tech-talks, and hackathons to encourage participation and growth in both community involvement and career development
We also hinge our cultural DNA on these five values:
Inspire one another
Innovate in all we do
Leave a mark on the world
Find the possible in the impossible
Be direct and transparent
Learn more about our team and our mission:
The Climate Corporation - The Technology Behind Making A Difference
https://youtu.be/c5TgbpE9UBI or visit https://climate.com/careers
Scientific & Research Technical Writer
Scientific & Research Technical Writer
MD Anderson's Palliative Care, Rehabilitation and Integrative Medicine specialists understand this struggle and are dedicated to relieving the cancer burden for patients and families. MD Anderson's inter-disciplinary team includes physicians specializing in supportive care and rehabilitation medicine, nurses, psychiatrists, social workers, dieticians, therapists, pharmacists and administrative support staff focused solely on strengthening, relieving and comforting our patients and their families.
Following a cancer diagnosis and treatment, it is normal for patients to experience burdensome physical symptoms and/or psychological distress from their disease and/or the cancer treatment itself. Sometimes these physical and psychological symptoms require specialized care in conjunction to your primary oncology treatment for disease. The specialized multidisciplinary team may benefit you and your family throughout your fight against cancer.
Writing, Editing and Proofreading
Edits and proofreads posters, abstracts, presentations, grant proposals, protocols and manuscripts for accurate spelling and grammar. Ensures that language is clear and logical arguments flow smoothly.
Maximizes the scientific impact of written work. Works both independently and as part of a team, and should be flexible and eager to learn new skills as needed.
Figures, Charts, Data & Diagrams for Proposals & Manuscripts
Prepares figures from existing data. Makes charts, tables, and graphs from numeric data. Designs diagrams to conceptualize ideas and
assembles panels into figures. Assists with graphic file conversion or reformatting to meet submission requirements, including accurate and scientifically appropriate adjustments in size and resolution. Ensures posters, figures, and slides are neat, legible, aesthetically pleasing, and correct.
Grant Proposal Preparation
Writes and edits supporting documents for grant submissions, including biosketches, letters of support, and institutional documents.
Performs the necessary research to fill information gaps in these documents.
Performs searches and finds information on the internet and in databases such as PubMed (literature searches). Ability to understand and apply the scientific method, and to work within administrative guidelines, is essential. Works both indpendently and as part of a team, and should be flexible and eager to learn new skills as needed.
Education Required: Bachelor's degree in English or related field.
Education Preferred: PhD in science or expected PhD in a healthcare related field in the next 6 months.
Experience Required: Two years experience as a writer/editor. May substitute required education degree with additional years of equivalent experience on a one to one basis.
Experience Preferred: Two years of paid scientific writing experience gained through graduate education or as part of employment history.
It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html
Requisition ID: 128136
Employment Status: Part-Time Benefits Eligible
Employee Status: Regular
FLSA: exempt and eligible for additional compensation for hours worked beyond your usual schedule, paid at a time and a half rate
Work Week: Days
Fund Type: Hard
Pivotal Position: Yes
Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 52,000
Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 65,000
Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 78,000
Sr. Scientific Technical Leader/Scientist , Cellular Process Development – Cambridge, MA
Location – Cambridge, MA
Req Number: 1068
What if you could repair broken genes? That is the question we ask ourselves at Editas Medicine.
We're focused on translating the power and potential of the CRISPR/Cas9 and CRISPR/Cpf1 (also known as Cas12a) genome editing systems into a robust pipeline of medicines for people living with serious diseases around the world. Our goal is to discover, develop, manufacture, and commercialize transformative, durable, precision genomic medicines for many diseases.
We're looking for talented, dedicated, passionate people to join our team and help us pioneer this field and do big, bold things that have never been achieved before.
Are you full of hope, possibilities, and a belief that, working together, we can truly revolutionize the development of medicines to help patients around the world? If the answer is yes, then Editas Medicine is the place for you.
This new role on the Chemistry, Manufacturing, and Controls (CMC) team provides a unique opportunity to contribute to Editas' efforts to develop safe and effective cellular therapies using CRISPR-based gene editing technologies. We are seeking a talented and highly-motivated individual to build and manage a team designing and performing experiments that generate data to guide development of methods and standard operating procedures (SOPs) for the preparation of cellular therapies for translational clinical studies. Candidate must be versatile and able to work with research colleagues to develop processes for autologous or normal donor cellular products derived from different lineages of cells (T cells, HSCs etc.).
Scientific Technical Leader I Assay Development Novartis / Emeryville
6500! That's the number of associates in the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR). This division is the innovation engine of Novartis, focusing on powerful new technologies that have the potential to help produce therapeutic breakthroughs for patients.
The Emeryville Structural Based Drug Design (SBDD) Center is seeking a highly motivated scientist with strong expertise in biochemical assay development to join the Emeryville Protein Sciences Home.
Lead from the bench and contribute hands-on expertise to our assay development efforts in support of the EMV SBDD Center.
Collaborate with multiple drug discovery teams contributing to the small molecule drug discovery pipeline.
Develop, optimize and implement novel in-vitro biochemical assays and ensures successful transfer of these assays & associated protocols to other groups to support HTS and SAR studies for promising therapeutic targets.
Readily adapt to changing project needs, semi-independently plan and execute experiments and develop sophisticated problem-identification & problem-solving skills.
Maintain fluency with the latest scientific literature and rationale surrounding drug targets and be an active contributor to the interpretation of results in-group discussions.
Scientific Technical Leader I - GNF / Novartis - San Diego
4 FDA approved drugs; 15+ clinical candidates; 400+ patents; 20 years of GNF history!
A global healthcare leader, Novartis has one of the most exciting product pipelines in the industry today. A pipeline of innovative medicines brought to life by diverse, talented, performance driven people. All of which makes us one of the most rewarding employers in our field. Under the umbrella of the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research (NIBR), the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation (GNF) located in La Jolla, California, has the support of a broad collaboration with the entire Novartis research organization, while maintaining the independence to initiate and drive independent research programs.
This position provides an excellent opportunity for highly self-motivated and result-driven individuals to join the General Medical Biology Group at the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation (GNF). The successful candidate will become a key individual contributor in a dynamic and multidisciplinary team dedicated to uncovering drug candidates to promote tissue repair and resolve abnormal remodeling in disease settings. The candidate will develop cell-based assays, perform high-throughput screens, and validate targets with an opportunity to learn 3D complex assays and in vivo techniques. Ideal applicants will possess excellent communication and organizational skills, critical problem-solving abilities and a commitment to excellence.
Design and characterize relevant in vitro cell-based assays for identifying drug candidates in the regenerative medicine space.
Identify and validate novel targets using phenotypic screening and genomic-based approaches
Document, analyze and interpret experiments
Present results within a multi-disciplinary team environment
Collaborate with other team members to achieve project goals
Mgr, Publications And Scientific Communications
Incyte is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel medicines to meet serious unmet medical needs in oncology and inflammation and autoimmunity. Incyte is committed to the rigorous pursuit of research and development excellence to improve the lives of patients, make a difference in health care, and build sustainable value.
The Company strives to discover and develop first-in-class and best-in-class medicines-advancing a diverse portfolio of large and small molecules.
Job Summary (Primary function)
This position is responsible for the creation of Global Scientific Content, the provision of Global Medical Information as well as Global Medical Training services within the GMA Department for one of our advanced pipeline assets, ensuring the timely and high-quality delivery of medical, scientific and technical information and data to a wide variety of external & internal customers. Other key responsibilities include management of medical communication operations, such as development of electronic document repositories or global standard operating procedures (SOPs). This position can be located in Delaware or Switzerland.
Essential Functions of the Job (Key responsibilities)
Ensuring high quality and expediency in the development and distribution of medical, scientific and technical information to both internal and external customers
Maintaining a high level of technical and scientific expertise through familiarity with medical and scientific literature on the Incyte pipeline asset
Liaising with intra- and inter-departmental colleagues to build relationships and proactively identify needs of stakeholders in support of pipeline.
Contributing to the global medical strategy and ensuring execution of global medical communications activities in accordance with the departmental operational model and expectations while meeting appropriate legal, regulatory and corporate requirements
Engaging with other functions in developing, modifying and executing departmental and company procedures and policies that have immediate operational effect
Developing and maintaining a broad knowledge of medical, scientific and technical information on the Incyte pipeline asset
Planning, developing and maintaining key medical information documentation, this includes but is not limited to Medical Information Response Letters, Questions & Answers documents, medical slide decks
Supporting the Global Medical Information Call Center through training, monitoring inquiries, and managing escalated inquiries ensuring prompt, accurate, quality-assured responses to medical/ scientific/ technical information requests from healthcare professionals, patients, caregivers, and the general public
Participating in international medical & scientific congress activities, and developing congress materials (e.g. brochures, videos)
Developing training modules primarily for medical teams but also for the rest of the R&D organization. Training will be primarily related to diseases or products, but could also be related to systems, or process/compliance.
Contributing to live or recorded training sessions by ensuring content is accurate and in line with key global medical resources.
As needed, reviewing and advising on development of marketing materials.
Supporting the Medical Communications needs of regional and local affiliates and ensuring consistency of medical messaging across the globe by creating and maintaining effective communication channels, facilitating training, and providing access to key scientific documents.
Ensuring access to a wide array of established scientific and medical content resources within company electronic document repositories and data-banks ; maintaining, updating and managing such repositories/ data-banks, as pertinent to the needs of internal and external customers
As appropriate ensuring alignment of Medical Communications activities with global medical strategy through development of a comprehensive Medical Communication Tactical plan.
Working closely with the rest of the GMA team, ie Global Publications, Global Medical Leads, Global Internal Medical Education, and also clinical research scientists & medical directors in Clinical Development, basic/ translational scientists in Discovery/Biology, product leads in Global Product Strategy/Commercial, as well as engaged scientific communications agencies/ vendors to contribute to build scientific/ medical statements and new product narratives and ensure alignment of Scientific & Medical Content
Collaborating seamlessly with Regional Medical Communications Services to ensure maximal alignment
Participating in development and maintenance of standard operating procedures (SOPs) for Global Medical Content Creation and Review, as well as Global Medical Information Services
Qualifications (Minimal acceptable level of education, work experience, and competency)
Advanced degree in Life Sciences (e.g., Ph.D.) or Pharmacy sciences (e.g., Pharm.D.), or equivalent is required
Minimum 5 years experience in the field of Scientific Content and Medical Information & Communications is required
Experience in Global/ International Medical Information System/ Service (G-MIS) operational management
Experience in medical scientific exchange (e.g., MSL slide decks) material management and execution at a global level
In-depth understanding of legal requirements, regulatory issues, codes of practice and guidelines as relevant to the provision of Medical Information and medical data communication and scientific exchange
In-depth understanding of the specialized databases for the scientific community
Proven high level of competence with computers as well as document management, storage and retrieval systems (such as internet-residing databases/ data-banks) is essential
Demonstrated success in developing effective solutions to complex problems is required
Demonstrated ability to understand the operating principles of the various functions within a GMA organization, and the prerequisites and implications of successful medical support of global-scope projects and initiatives
Recognized ability to respond to urgent timelines is essential
Documented skills of interaction with external collaborators/ agencies/ company customers are a must
Superior adoption of techniques and demonstration of skills aiming to maximize customer-centricity are essential
Must have demonstrated success in establishing successful working relationships with a diverse range of internal and external key stakeholders
Must be a dependable self-starter; must be capable of working independently on multiple projects, prioritizing tasks and moving projects forward
Must possess excellent organization skills, and be able to operate effectively in a heavily metricized, matrix-type organization, where a demanding workload requires balancing multiple responsibilities simultaneously
Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal interaction skills
High attention to details and scientific rigor is required
Experience in oncology is an asset
Travel is estimated up to approx. 10%. The majority of this travel activity will be in the U.S. and Europe. Travel will include but will not be limited to: major U.S. and international conferences, and internal company meetings (e.g. Departmental Summits, brand team workshops)
Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this job.
They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications. Management reserves the right to change or modify such duties as required.
Technical Editor (Entry Level)
ERM is seeking a Technical Editor to join a growing team in our Boston, MA office. The successful candidate will work on a variety of challenging projects for clients in the pharmaceutical, chemical, manufacturing, consumer products, energy, oil & gas, and mining sectors. We are seeking an organized professional to apply self-initiative, positive team attitude, and technical quality and creativity, to support our Partners, Project Managers, and Senior Consultants. This is an excellent opportunity for an editor looking to join a well-positioned global environmental leader in an exciting and growing industry.
Edit company reports, proposals, letters, and other documents to the highest standards of accuracy, and in accordance with our house style.
Edit material in a timely manner according to the schedule of the internal clients and overall project.
Ensure that technical and scientific content is presented in plain language.
Assemble, compile, check, and manage citations and references to external documents, ensuring all citation and reference information is present.
Compile and maintain accurate acronyms and abbreviations lists as needed.
Manage competing demands from multiple deadlines and projects.
Format and publish documents from Word to PDF, in accordance with our exacting formatting standards.
1–2 years' minimum experience editing technical documents, including proofreading, copy-editing, restructuring, and working with graphic elements. Familiarity with environmental industry and terminology a plus.
Superior communications skills with solid knowledge of grammar and usage standards.
Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Word (expert), Microsoft Excel, Adobe Acrobat, PowerPoint.
Flexible attitude and willingness to work overtime when needed.
Ability to work under pressure, juggling multiple deadlines and managing time effectively while maintaining an attitude of cooperation and flexibility.
Who We Are:
As the world's leading sustainability consulting firm, ERM is uniquely positioned to contribute to the environment and society through the expertise and energy of our employees worldwide. Sustainability is what we do, and is at the heart of both our service offerings and how we operate our business. ERM and our partners are driven by a dynamic vision: By 2021 we will be the clear leader in our chosen markets, we will double in value and we will deliver on our promises to our clients, our people and our investors. For our people, our vision means attracting, inspiring, developing and rewarding our people to work with the best clients and on the biggest challenges, thus creating valuable careers. We achieve our vision in a sustainable manner by maintaining and living our ERM values that include Accountability, Caring for our People, Client Focus, Collaboration, Empowerment, and Transparency.
Please submit your resume and brief cover letter. Qualified candidates will be contacted by email, and requested to complete a video questionnaire. Based on review of these responses, shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.
ERM does not accept recruiting agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, ERM employees or any other company location. ERM is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.
ERM is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
Thank you for your interest in ERM!
TIAG is now hiring a Scientific Writer to join our team supporting the Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC). NIWC provides Health Information Technology engineering support for Department of Defense (DoD) Medical Departments, Defense Health Agency (DHA), and other DoD medical organizations. This position will support efforts out of Walter Reed in Bethesda, MD.
The Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Portal is a Defense Health Agency (DHA) enterprise application that provides a consolidated view of TBI patient data to inform clinical decision and enable research across the Military Health System (MHS). Clinicians, researchers, and stakeholders interested in monitoring the short- and long-term effects of brain injuries can use the portal to support patient-centered care, monitor outcomes, and obtain data to help program evaluation and research efforts.
The Scientific Writer will be responsible for reviewing and editing research-related products, to include scientific funding applications, publications and presentations as well as technical and annual reports.
Reviews and edits technical and annual reports, peer-reviewed manuscripts, scholarly presentations, summaries, scientific briefs, book chapters, abstracts, scientific posters, and other scientific products.
Assists with preparation of PowerPoint slides.
Works closely with scientific researchers in developing scientific products, including funding applications, scientific reports, manuscripts, abstracts, posters, and presentations.
Develops written guidance and policy documents alongside project team.
Reviews and edits high-level briefs and presentations to Sponsors and/or DoD committees.
Knowledge of scientific research norms and processes, demonstrate critical thinking and logical reasoning skills, attention to details, ability to manage multiple deadline-oriented tasks, knowledge of statistical concepts, study design and research methodology, ability to follow general instructions, excellent communication and editing skills.
Master's degree in related discipline
Five years of directly relevant work experience writing and editing publications and various documents.
Excellent writing skills required and knowledge of style guidelines.
Client and customer facing skills.
A problem-solver, whos highly organized with the ability to juggle multiple priorities and deadlines at once.
Preferably has experience working with or for government clients.
Prior DoD or Military Experience preferred
Military Healthcare systems (MHS) experience preferred
A background in research and or documentation on Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) preferred but not required.
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