The Senior Medical Writer provides high-level writing and editing support including intellectual contributions to Baylor Scott and White Health researchers and senior leaders for the development of grants, manuscripts for high impact journals, book chapters, abstracts, and posters, and national quality award applications. This support includes copy-editing, assistance with major revisions, and authoring as requested. Essential functions for the Senior Medical Writer role are as follows:
Conducts literature searches and synthesizes information to create background sections for proposals and manuscripts
Provides copyediting support, assists with major revisions, and author sections as requested by the PI
Manages the development and submission of manuscripts by engaging authors in writing and editing process
Drafts and authors manuscript sections as requested
Drafts and edits sections of quality awards and prepare final applications for submission
Collaborates with senior leaders within Baylor Scott & White
Collaborates with statisticians, data managers, project managers, and researchers to obtain the necessary data
The ideal candidate will have medical writing experience, strong written and oral communication skills and have advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Power Point), Adobe Acrobat Pro and Photoshop. In addition, the ideal candidate will have a strong ability to work independently to prioritize and accomplish goals with minimal supervision. The ideal candidate will effortlessly establish and maintain effective working relationships, coordinate multiple projects simultaneously and work efficiently to meet timelines.
Location/Facility - Dallas, TX
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Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
6 years of related work experience required
Internal Number: 18014064
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!