Senior Market Access Writer

Market Access Medical Writing London, UK

You will love this role if you:

  • Are passionate about market access and want to work across a variety of UK, EU and Global projects coupled with an active role in business development
  • Wish to work in an environment where individuals are encouraged to develop through participating in training programmers aligned to personal development plans
  • Enjoy working in a fast-growing team, all dedicated to optimising patient access to life-changing medicines, devices and diagnostics
  • Thrive in a busy, exciting and fast-paced environment
  • Take pride in your work and in developing long-term relationships with clients and KOLs

You will be a success if you:

  • Are independent, alert, and eager self-starter
  • Can communicate complex market access ideas in a clear, accurate and innovative way
  • Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Are able to work under pressure, independently and as part of a team to deliver high-quality work


As part of the Strategic Market Access team, you’ll be responsible for the following activities:

  • Take full responsibility for and manage the day-to-day delivery of all assigned editing/writing projects
  • Lead, manage and train a team of writers to deliver high-quality outputs
  • Undertake direct client liaison responsibilities on dossier projects
  • Develop, edit and deliver written materials in line with client requirements (internal/external), timelines, Market Access editorial policy, ABPI Code of Practice (as appropriate) and key product messages
  • Ensure all written materials are appropriately pitched, on brief, delivered on time and fully referenced
  • Work effectively and efficiently with members of the Market Access team, ensuring all team members are updated on project progress
  • Provide editorial review for work written by other members of the Market Access team
  • Develop SOPs and house writing style templates for use by the team
  • Develop new business proposals and attend pitches
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of various client brands and disease areas
  • Develop relationships with clients and key opinion leaders (clinical, industry, payer), as appropriate


What you’ll bring:

  • At least 3-4 years experience of working as a writer in market access in the pharmaceutical industry or consultancy
  • Knowledge of structure and function of the UK, EU or Global healthcare environments with a sound understanding of science, medicine and the market access environment
  • Proven track record of writing market access deliverables including HTA submissions, GVDs and undertaking systematic literature reviews
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interpret and fulfil client briefs in a creative and technically accurate manner
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong communication and project management skills
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Able to multi-task and prioritise with excellent time management skills
  • Plan, organise and complete multiple tasks and deal with changes in project timings and specifications
  • Manage workload in line with changing demands of the business
  • IT literate – able to produce documents to an advanced standard and in compliance with the appropriate style guide


What we offer:

At OPEN Health, we are entirely dependent upon our people. They are the basis of every contract we win, every service we provide and every project we deliver. As a result, we are always on the lookout for the brightest, most enthusiastic, creative and ambitious individuals to join our teams in the UK. We work hard to create friendly and collaborative workplaces; to provide fascinating professional challenges and amazing opportunities.
We have an extensive benefits package that includes:

  • A total of 29 days holidays – 25 plus an additional 3 at our Christmas shutdown plus your birthday off
  • Flexible start and finish times around core office hours
  • 4 pm Friday finish
  • A training platform that provides access to self-paced and face-to-face learning & development
  • Group Income Protection
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Casual dress code
  • Active CSR community supporting a range of worthwhile causes

Reasons to join OPEN Health

People are at the heart of our business. Without our incredibly talented people we couldn’t offer our clients the world-class service they have come to expect. We know how important it is to support, develop, reward and encourage.

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About OPEN Health

OPEN Health brings together deep scientific knowledge, global understanding and broad specialist expertise to support our clients in improving health outcomes and patient wellbeing.

We are united as one flexible organization, harnessing the power of the collective to solve complex challenges. Our global team of experts — many with PhDs and PharmDs — work strategically alongside our client partners in Medical Affairs, Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR), Market Access and Commercial teams across a wide range of therapy areas.

OPEN Health: Established as many. United as one.

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