PPD – Pharmaceutical Product Development
TELECOMMUTE – Richmond, VA
ASSOC SCIENTIFIC WRITER
*This is an immediate opening with full benefits!*
PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. At PPD, we are passionate, deliberate, and driven by our purpose- to improve health!
Envision a workplace where you have a direct impact on improving health, work alongside expert scientists, use newest technologies and collaborate with industry thought leaders and therapeutic experts. Welcome to PPD? Laboratories, where science is our passion, quality is our commitment and people are the cornerstone of our success.
As a Scientific Writer you will assist in the preparation and review of scientific documents.
At PPD we hire the best, develop ourselves and each other, and recognize the power of being one team. We offer continued career advancement opportunities, award winning training and benefits focused on the health and wellbeing of our employees.
Assists in the preparation and review of scientific documents under general supervision to meet or exceed quality standards. Writes and edits basic to moderately complex analytical methods, reports and protocols for potential submission to regulatory authorities.
Prepares and/or assists in the preparation of scientific documents such as methods, protocols, reports, method development summaries, analytical methods, SOPs, client correspondence and other similar documentation.
Compiles laboratory data into a specified report format. Ensures that hardcopy and electronic reports are consistent and comply with required formats. Reviews data tables and listings and ensures that errors are corrected. Performs a quality control review of scientific documents prior to creation of the final pdf deliverable. Ensures compliance with PPD, Client, eCTD policy and procedure on publications.
Reviews scientific documents for accuracy, formatting, consistency and compliance to protocols or SOPs.
Works with senior staff to determine approach for new assignments.
Keeps updated on the guidelines and requirements of the FDA and other international regulatory agencies for reference in the development of required documents.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:
Bachelors degree in chemistry or related science preferred
2 years’ experience in an analytical testing laboratory
Or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the individual with the required knowledge, skills, and abilities
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Good working knowledge of scientific terminology, medical, pharmaceutical and research concepts
Good knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, table and graph generation and use of applicable computer software
Working knowledge of industry regulations, ICH or other regulated environments
Working knowledge of analytical laboratory procedures
Effective written and oral communication skills
Time management skills
Good editorial and proofreading skills
Good problem solving and troubleshooting abilities
Ability to work well in a collaborative team environment
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