Medical Writing

Napp Pharmaceuticals is part of a worldwide association of independent pharmaceutical companies that have been developing vital new drugs for more than half a century. Napp pioneered the creation of prolonged release drugs, particularly for the relief of severe pain. Napp’s Medical Communications team works closely with the Sales and Marketing Department, to provide in-house medical writing and creative design to support Napp’s pain, oncology and respiratory brands. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a one year Placement.

Educated to at least first degree level (with a 2.1 grade or above) in a medically-relevant life science, you will need to demonstrate a flair for translating complex scientific information into plain English, a scrupulous attention to detail, the ability to learn about new therapeutic areas rapidly, and a passion for creating effective communications that target your audience.

How to apply :

If you are interested, please send your CV and a covering letter stating why you wish to work at Napp, but more specifically, why you would like to work as a Medical Writer in the Medical Communications team to:

Closing date for applications: Sunday 15th November.

Editorial Internship – Science Journals Publisher The Royal Society of London
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Job description

Are you interested in a career in science publishing? The Royal Society is currently offering work experience placements with the editorial section.

Vacancy type Placement Contact details Louise Gardner Location SW1Y 5AG Salary  


How to apply

Email your CV and covering letter

R U Cre8ive?

Apologies for the textspeak – and this will probably only interest you if you are interested in the advertising Industry. The professional association of Advertising -the IPA –  has launched a ‘diagnostic tool’ to help people assess if they are creative. Apparently it takes 90 minutes to complete and can be used as part of an application to get into advertising. Its called Diagonal Thinking.

If anyone has a yen to try it – do let me know how you get on by commenting on this post.