Scientific Director

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A Career at Envision Pharma Group may Be Just What You’re Looking for!

About Envision Pharma Group


We are a global leader in medical communications, with an international portfolio of pharmaceutical and biotechnology company clients, whom we support from our offices in the UK, US, and the Asia Pacific region. We have an enviable reputation in our field and a heritage founded on continual innovation and leadership in best practice.

Inspired by the growing demand for evidence-based solutions, we develop long-term evidence-generation plans inclusive of scientific publication planning, health economics, outcomes research, and statistical support to meet the evolving requirements for proof-of-value for our clients’ products.


Scientific Director at Envision Pharma Group


Overall Purpose of the Job

To oversee development of strategic, high-quality content deliverables that are aligned with the objectives of the client and Alligent. This involves an in depth understanding of the market, therapeutic area, and product positioning to support client’s strategic and tactical planning. The Scientific Director is ultimately responsible for ensuring client satisfaction by maintaining quality of all deliverables, overseeing accuracy and consistency of story flow through all stages of content development.


Main duties:

  • Apply in depth understanding of market, therapeutic area, and product positioning to support client’s strategic and tactical planning

  • Develop content of the highest quality including, but not limited to: scientific platforms, slide kits, advisory boards and executive summaries, speaker training materials, educational symposia, summaries of key literature

  • Maintain quality of all deliverables, overseeing accuracy and consistency of story flow through all stages of content development

  • Ensure that projects are appropriately prepared for client medical/legal review

  • Build relationships with key stakeholders including medical and commercial clients, thought leaders, account services, editorial, and studio, regarding content, design, and execution of projects

  • Partner with account team to ensure focus on high quality client service at all times

  • Mentor/manage more junior team members, share best practices and provide guidance to support their future growth and development

  • Proactively identify opportunities for organic growth and/or new business

  • Travel to client meetings and onsite programs as needed.

Key Attributes/Competencies:

  • Advanced degree in scientific discipline

  • At least 5 years of medical communications experience required; prior experience developing promotional programs and/or medical affairs deliverables preferred

  • Ability to write and edit accurately, creatively, and on-message in a fast‐paced environment

  • Organizational and project management skills, ability to prioritize multiple competing tasks, and effective time management;

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and Adobe Acrobat.


What Is It Like Working for Envision Pharma Group?

In the UK we have offices in Horsham, West Sussex, and Hammersmith, London, Wilmslow; and in the US in Southport and Glastonbury, CT, Madison, NJ and Philadelphia, PA.  We provide a dynamic, friendly and informal working environment and offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits including bonus.

Training and mentoring will be available according to your previous experience. Development goals and milestones will be agreed with you, so that you can monitor your own progress and measure your success.

Envision Pharma Group is an independent, innovative global technology and scientific communication company focused on the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. We offer a range of industry-leading scientific and technology solutions. Our industry leading publication planning platform Datavision, has been adopted by 18 of the top 20 pharmaceutical companies and we now manage program plans for 50 companies worldwide.

We are a dynamic and rewarding company to work for, offering excellent benefits and a friendly, supportive and vibrant work environment.


Send your resume and cover letter explaining why you believe you can contribute to our continued success to: (US), or (UK).

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Posted 11th January, 2017.

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