CK Clinical launches new mobile website

CK Clinical has launched a dynamic new mobile website which provides the ultimate job-hunting-on-the-move experience. With functionality that enables users to search for jobs through their mobile devices, watch our best videos and find the right consultant for you.

Registered CK+ members are even able to log in and apply for jobs through the interactive new mobile site.

So make sure you sign up for CK+ today.

The new CK Clinical mobile website offers a great user experience for everyone. Keep your eyes open for further developments on our CK Clinical website.

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Kelly Services award CKA Group with top prize

Last night it was confirmed that CKA Group had won the 2013 Supplier Excellence Award for Science for the second year in a row.  Having been benchmarked and awarded against tough criteria which included our cost, compliance and performance metrics in the following areas:

  1. Professionalism
  2. Responsiveness
  3. Quality
  4. Problem Resolution
  5. Partnership
  6. Innovation

Jonathan Hart Smith, Managing Director of CKA Group has said, “Having been notified of our selection last month we have been anxiously awaiting the results and are absolutely thrilled to have won! Ultimately we value our relationship with Kelly Services and place great importance on our performance, which is clearly recognised and appreciated by Kelly.”

The EMEA Supplier Excellence Award Ceremony takes place on Monday 31st March, and representatives from CKA Group will be there to accept the accolade.

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Medical Writing Projects Manager – Buckinghamshire

Shreeya Patel is recruiting a Medical Writing Projects Manager to join a pharmaceutical company based in Buckinghamshire on a permanent basis.

The main responsibilities of this role are to plan, organise, and manage medical writing projects in support of global regulatory submissions of drugs and biologics.

As such our client is looking for a individual with significant medical writing experience, including writing clinical study reports, clinical sections of common technical documents, and other formal clinical research documents

For more information on this job or to apply click here


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£73 million centre for translational medicine opens at Imperial College London

As reported by PharmaTimes, a major new £73 million research facility at Imperial College London for Translational and Experimental Medicine opened yesterday.

The Imperial Centre for Translational and Experimental Medicine (ICTEM) combines laboratory space for up to 450 scientists with a dedicated facility for evaluating and developing new medical treatments through clinical trials.

The six-storey building is located on Imperial’s Hammersmith Campus, alongside Hammersmith Hospital. The upper floors of the building constitute one of the largest cardiovascular research facilities in Europe, including the headquarters of the British Heart Foundation Centre of Research Excellence at Imperial.

Chancellor George Osborne who opened the facility said: “It’s an honour to open this new Imperial Centre for Translational and Experimental Medicine. It is what this country’s vision for the future of life sciences is all about. This new Centre rises to the challenge of ensuring we remain a world leader in life sciences. The future is academic research, clinical practice and industrial application coming together”

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Medical Writer Job in Denmark

Hendre Moolman at CK Clinical is currently looking for a Medical Writer to join a leading Bioscience company based on Denmark on a 6-8 month contract basis.

As Medical Writer, your key responsibilities will include:

– Prepare the dossiers and for the literature searches and clinical overviews
– Plan, structure and prepare documents for use in regulatory dossiers and for publications
– Conduct structured literature searches and prepare clinical overviews
– Responsible for ensuring uniformity of the final dossiers in collaboration with the project manager

As Medical Writer you will have/be:
– A PhD/MSc – human nutrition, medicine, human biology or similar
– Preferably 3-5 years of experience in medical writing
– Preferably knowledge of gastrointestinal health and immunity
– Experience with preparation of dossiers for regulatory purposes
– Excellent writing and communication skills in English
– Highly organized and effective handling of tasks

How to apply:

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For more information regarding this Medical Writer position, please contact Hendre Moolman at CK Clinical on 01438 870 023 or email Please quote reference CL24005 in all correspondence.

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Junior Medical Writer Job – Berkshire, UK

Krishna Pankhania at CK Clinical is recruiting for a Junior Medical Writer to join an established pharmaceutical company based in Berkshire, UK.

The role:

As Junior Medical Writer, you will provide on-going support to the Publishing group and will be required to ensure that all clinical documentation for assigned projects are located and sourced from the internal archive. In addition you will have responsibility for ensuring that clinical documents published are sourced, prepared, published, reviewed and approved in a quality, timely and accurate manner.

Key responsibilities:

  • Prepare tabulated summaries along with preparation of in-text tables or narratives for the Senior Medical Writers or Medical Writer.
  • Create of hyperlinks and bookmarks for the Clinical Publisher.
  • With appropriate supervision, to undertake publishing tasks as required.
  • Carry out numeric Quality Control of documents as required under the supervision of the Lead Medical Writer.
  • Plan schedule and track all assigned oncology medical writing activities to ensure high quality, timely and accurate completion.
  • Provide regular status updates to the Lead Medical Writer for all assigned Oncology medical writing activities.
  • Under supervision write low complexity CSR.
  • Compile current study reports within the EDMS environment
  • Requesting required documents from the project manager, or other departments as appropriate
  • Checking documents for compliance with EDMS requirements
  • Entering documents into the EDMS structure
  • Interact and effectively communicate with other groups in order to source clinical documents as required by the Medical Writing Group.
  • Provide the necessary documents (protocols, clinical study reports) in Adobe PDF format
  • Scanning or converting clinical documents to Adobe Acrobat, with appropriate page formats, bookmarks and hyperlinks
  • Assessing documents for completeness and quality
  • Produce documents using other software packages as required.
  • With appropriate supervision, to undertake publishing tasks as required.
  • Perform any other activity as may reasonably be required from time to time.
  • Complete all of the above activities within the framework and in compliance with ICH Guidelines, R&D SOPs and other documentation in force within the company


The ideal candidate:

To be considered for this position, you will have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Life Science Degree or Numerate Degree
  • An understanding of the Clinical Development process & of ICH guidelines
  • Well-developed communication, presentation, analytical and interpersonal skills



How to apply:

For more information or to apply, please contact Krishna Pankhania at CK Clinical on 01438 743 047 or email Please quote reference CL22494 in all correspondence.

Click here to apply online now!


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Contract Medical Writer Job – Hertfordshire, UK

A leading pharmaceutical company is looking for a Contract Medical Writer in Pharmacovigilance to join their team based in Hertfordshire, UK.

The successful candidate will be part of the Safety documentation team and will be responsible for preparation of Safety Reports Six-Monthly SUSAR Reports and Risk Management Plans, including co-ordination, authoring and quality control.


Principle Activities:

  • Co-ordinates the preparation, publication and distribution of assigned safety reports
  • Authors safety reports for assigned products in accordance with departmental processes, timeframes and SOPs
  • Maintains knowledge of any 3rd party requirements through liaison with Drug Safety Licensing Operations group
  • Performs quality review of reports/associated documents in accordance with defined timelines:
  • Completes the relevant Quality Review Checklist documenting the outcome of quality review
  • Discusses quality issues with relevant personnel as required
  • Ensures compliance with relevant SOPs
  • Maintains drug knowledge and knowledge of the therapeutic areas for designated products


Qualifications and Experience required:

  • PhD, MSc or equivalent in a biomedical discipline/qualified pharmacist, medical, nursing or healthcare experience
  • Proven experience of formal report writing of a scientific/medical nature
  • Experience within drug development, preferably in pharmacovigilance
  • Understanding of the drug development process
  • Understanding of pharmacovigilance regulatory obligations, in particular in relation to safety reports
  • Previous experience in the use of a document management system (ideally Documentum) would be an advantage
  • Fluent in English
  • Good knowledge of medical terminology
  • Computer literacy essential


Apply Now

For more information or to apply for this Contract Medical Writer position, please contact Krishna Pankhania at CK Clinical on 01438 870 023  or email Please quote reference CL21354 in all correspondence.

Apply online now!

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Regulatory Medical Writer – Leatherhead, Surrey, UK


An exciting Regulatory Medical Writer job has arisen at a well established and leading Consultancy based in Leatherhead, Surrey, UK

This rare and interesting Regulatory Medical Writer position will also give you the opportunity engage in business development by building relationships with both new and existing clients, whilst providing you with invaluable experience of managing staff. This is a great chance to further your personal and professional development as a Medical Writer.

On a day-to-day basis working as a Regulatory Medical Writer you will be responsible for the following:

  • Authoring clinical documentation for Regulatory submission purposes. This would include, Clinical Trial Applications, Paediatric Investigation Plans, Marketing Authorization Applications and Licence Variations.
  • Participating in client project teams together with Bio statisticians and Clinical Scientists to define timelines and data requirements for clinical documentation.
  • Reviewing and critiquing clinical documentation and to provide hands-on guidance for document improvement.
  • Work closely with Regulatory Affairs Consultants to plan resource to meet client needs.
  • Delivering presentations to clients or third party organisations.
  • Providing therapy area advice/expertise/consultancy in areas of main strength (internally and externally).
  • Quality Control checking of clinical documentation.
  • Utilising and managing freelance medical writers.
  • Proactively develop new business for existing and new clients.
  • Assisting Business Development department with new pitches/presentations to clients.

If you believe you are the right person for the job, please contact Hendré Moolman on 01438 870023 or at quoting reference 18704. Alternatively, to apply for this Regulatory Medical Writer job now, click here.

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Medical Writer, Cambridge, South East, UK

We are recruiting for a Medical Writer to join a friendly Medical Communications team.Your main role will be to write, edit and design a wide range of medical communications materials including marketing promotional and training materials. Continue reading

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