Baylor Scott & White Health Senior Medical Writer in Dallas, Texas

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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  • Specialty/Department/Practice - Marketing

  • Shift/Schedule - Full time

  • Benefits - Our competitive benefits package includes*:

  • Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits

  • 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • PTO accrual beginning Day 1

    *Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.

Bachelors Degree

6 years of related work experience required

As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviors that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.