Careers | AlphaBioCom

Careers

AlphaBioCom is an expanding, stimulating, and enthusiastic leader in healthcare and medical communications. We are a dynamic and people-focused company located in the suburbs of Philadelphia, a short 30-minute drive from downtown Philadelphia. We offer an attractive salary, bonus program, and comprehensive benefit package.

Environment

Our employees know the benefits gained with excellent interoffice relationships. We foster a fun, productive, and collegial environment with an open plan structure for everyone.

Growth and Development

As a growing company, we offer employees  many developmental opportunities. AlphaBioCom is dedicated to helping every employee succeed and achieve their personal career goals in the medical communications business. All employees are set challenging yet achievable career goals. With a plan in place, AlphaBioCom can and will help you achieve your personal goals. An “open-door policy” allows employees and directors to maintain open, honest, and rewarding relationships that benefit the development of employees and the company.

Benefits

AlphaBioCom offers employees competitive compensation, medical and dental benefits, and a 401K plan. In an effort to promote healthy lifestyles, AlphaBioCom actively contributes to employees’ gym memberships.

Current Employment Opportunities

Scientific Director

AlphaBioCom is an expanding, stimulating, and passionate leader in medical writing and medical communications. Due to our expanding roster of pharmaceutical and biotech clients, we are seeking Scientific Directors in both the Philadelphia and Boston areas to join our outstanding, energetic team.

We offer the unique opportunity to work on some of the most inspiring and interesting pharmaceutical products and technologies within the medical field as a part of an organization that will provide you the support, resources, and flexibility you need to succeed.

The Scientific Director will be responsible for leading multiple accounts. For each account, responsibilities include overseeing the quality and timely execution of all deliverables, developing and maintaining client relationships to ensure the account durability and growth, and providing strategic and scientific support for medical communications planning. The Scientific Director is expected to exemplify the desired standards of AlphaBioCom for the development of original, accurate, high-quality content (eg, manuscripts, abstracts, slides) within project specifications, timelines, and budgets. The Scientific Director will manage a team of senior and junior medical writers, identify training needs, and develop and implement plans to address training needs. The Scientific Director is expected to provide strategic and scientific support for business development and to participate in presentations for existing clients and for business development.

 

Essential Functions

  • Provides strategic counsel from a scientific/medical perspective for designated clients and when requested for business development
  • Sets the standards for each team
  • Identifies training needs of the scientific team, develops the plan to address, and oversees the implementation of the plan
  • Works with medical writers to develop clear, accurate content
  • Provides critical editorial and scientific review of content developed by writers and ensures that content meets objectives
  • Provides medical direction and develops strategy for clients’ medical communications programs
  • Interacts with external thought leaders and faculty and internal medical affairs colleagues and clinical leads
  • Cultivates expertise in assigned therapeutic areas
  • Liaises with clients on scientific and medical strategy; develops program content
  • Works closely with account and project managers to ensure projects are propetly resourced, completed in a timely manner, meet timelines, and stay within budget
  • Demonstrates ability to balance multiple projects for multiple clients
  • Assists new/junior employees with content development activities and serves as a resource for questions
  • Continuously complies with AlphaBioCom and client standard editorial procedures, including ethical standards
  • Represents the company at client meetings (eg, advisory boards, speaker-training meetings, business development initiatives) in a professional manner

 

Job Requirements

  • PhD in a biomedical science/PharmD/MD (or local equivalent)
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in medical communications
  • Demonstrated experience mentoring junior writers
  • Expertise in multiple therapeutic areas
  • Knowledge of scientific and regulatory requirements applicable to early phase clinical studies, study protocols, and reports
  • Familiar with current GPP and ICMJE guidelines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, clinical data-interpretation skills, strong interpersonal and leadership skills, ability to plan/organize and multitask
  • Demonstrated skills to guide and work with a team
  • Ability to travel (<20%)

Work Conditions

  • Full-time, in-office position with some work-from-home flexibility

We are a dynamic and people-focused company with our main headquarters in King of Prussia, PA, 30 minutes outside of Philadelphia. We offer an attractive salary, bonus program, and comprehensive benefit package. We recognize that the well-being of our team is paramount to our continued success and therefore we offer flexibility in our work environment and actively encourage a healthy work–life balance.

Please contact us via email at merylg@alphabiocom.com

AlphaBioCom is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for the position without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by the applicable federal, state, or local laws.

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Scientific Editor

AlphaBioCom is an expanding, stimulating, and passionate leader in medical writing and medical communications. Due to our expanding roster of pharmaceutical and biotech clients, we are seeking scientific staff to join our quality control department as part of our outstanding, energetic team.

We offer the unique opportunity to work on some of the most inspiring and interesting pharmaceutical products and technologies within the medical field as a part of an organization that will provide you the support, resources, and flexibility you need to succeed.

In 2015, we were responsible for delivering quality scientific communications for more than 10% of all pharmaceutical products approved by the FDA.

As a Scientific Editor, you will be responsible for fact-checking scientific manuscripts, abstracts, slide presentations, and posters; constructing figures; and assisting with literature searches. This is an entry-level position in a growing, thriving company with significant scope for advancement.

QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:

  • MS, PhD, or PharmD
  • Ability to independently comprehend and analyze scientific content and edit scientific manuscripts, abstracts, posters, and medical training materials
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding organizational skills, ability to prioritize assignments and meet deadlines
  • Understanding of the AMA writing style and GPPII and ICMJE guidelines
  • Team player with a detail-oriented work ethic

We are a dynamic and people-focused company located in King of Prussia, PA, 30 minutes outside of Philadelphia. We offer an attractive salary, bonus program, and comprehensive benefit package. We recognize that the well-being of our team is paramount to our continued success and therefore we offer flexibility in our work environment and actively encourage a healthy work–life balance.

Please contact us via email at craigo@alphabiocom.com

AlphaBioCom is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for the position without regard
to race, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by the applicable
federal, state, or local laws.

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Senior Medical Writer

AlphaBioCom is an expanding, stimulating, and passionate leader in medical writing and medical communications. Due to our expanding roster of pharmaceutical and biotech clients, we are seeking Senior Scientific staff to join our outstanding, energetic team in our San Mateo office.

We offer the unique opportunity to work on some of the most inspiring and interesting pharmaceutical products and technologies within the medical field as a part of an organization that will provide you the support, resources, and flexibility you need to succeed.

In 2015, we were responsible for delivering quality scientific communications for more than 10% of all pharmaceutical products approved by the FDA.

As a Senior Medical Writer, you will be responsible for researching, writing, and editing manuscripts, abstracts, slide presentations, and posters.

QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:

  • MD, PhD, or PharmD and more than 2 years of medical writing experience, preferably in a scientific communications agency
  • Ability to independently write and edit scientific manuscripts, abstracts, posters, and medical training materials
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Understanding of the AMA writing style and GPPII and ICMJE guidelines
  • Team player with a detail-oriented work ethic

We are a dynamic and people-focused company with offices in King of Prussia, PA, and San Mateo, CA. We offer an attractive salary, bonus program, and comprehensive benefit package.

We recognize that the well-being of our team is paramount to our continued success and therefore offer flexibility in our work environment and actively encourage a healthy work–life balance.

Please contact us via email at merylg@alphabiocom.com 


Medical Writer

AlphaBioCom is an expanding, stimulating, and enthusiastic leader in medical writing and medical communications. Due to our expanding roster of pharmaceutical and biotech clients, we are currently seeking Medical Writers to join our outstanding, energetic team.

We offer the unique opportunity to work on some of the most inspiring and interesting pharmaceutical products and technologies within the medical field as a part of an organization that will provide you the support, resources, and flexibility you need to succeed.

In 2015, we were responsible for delivering quality scientific communications for more than 10% of all pharmaceutical products approved by the FDA.

As a Medical Writer, you will be responsible for researching, writing, and editing manuscripts, abstracts, slide presentations, and posters.

QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:

  • MD, PhD, or PharmD
  • Ability to independently write and edit scientific manuscripts, abstracts, posters, and training materials
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Understanding of the AMA writing style
  • Team player with a detail-oriented work ethic

We are a dynamic and people-focused company located in King of Prussia, PA, 30 minutes outside Philadelphia.

We offer an attractive salary, bonus program, and comprehensive benefit package.

We recognize that the well-being of our team is paramount to our continued success and therefore offer flexibility in our work environment and actively encourage a healthy work-life balance.

Please contact us via email at merylg@alphabiocom.com 

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