Pfizer Associate II, Medical Writing in Shanghai, China


Preparation, review and finalization of CSRs or related documents

Collaboration with biostatisticians and clinical colleagues to interpret study results and ensure timely and accurate integration of data presented in the statistical tables and listings and other information sources into the CSR

Active participation on clinical study teams in the development of clinical study documents

Ensure that all medical writing deliverables are prepared according to International Conference on Harmonisation (ICH) and other relevant regulatory guidelines

Ensure documents are generated in accordance with agreed internal processes and standards (eg Pfizer Global Document Style Guide), are submission ready and appropriately stored in an agreed document management system

Ensure that appropriate quality control (QC) checks are performed on CSRs, other regulatory documents and other medical writing deliverables, as required

Provide thorough and critical review or peer QC support, of documents prepared by others, as needed

Ensure own work processes are constantly improved to reflect lessons learned from previous experiences

May participate in CRDC initiatives to increase efficiency and productivity


Internally to Pfizer the Medical Writers have strong working relationships with:

PoC medical writers at the commissioning site



Programmers and PoC Programmers

Data managers

Clinical study managers

Clinical project managers

Document Specialists

Quality assurance auditors



At least bachelor degree or equivalent in medical related or life sciences.



Knowledge/experience of preparing ICH E3 compliant study reports or medical regulatory documents as a medical writer within or for the pharmaceutical / healthcare / regulatory industry

Technical Competencies技术要求

Excellent verbal and written English language skills

Demonstrable ability to communicate clinical data succinctly, clearly and accurately in writing, in English


Knowledge of ICH guidelines and regulatory requirements and demonstrable ability to interpret and apply these guidelines in a report writing setting

熟悉ICH 指导方针和新药注册申报法规要求

Basic knowledge of using Windows OS, MS-Word, MS-Excel, E-Mail (MS-Outlook)

Basic experience of working in electronic document management systems.

Behavioural Competencies行为要求

Demonstrable excellent interpersonal and team-working skills exhibiting active listening skills, influencing skills and professional behaviors

A balanced approach to problems, using flexibility and persistence as appropriate

Assertive with good influencing skills

Ability to deliver within agreed timelines and monitor / communicate progress against agreed milestones


Ability to work in a matrix organization with people in cross-functional lines and scientific staff from a range of disciplines

Ability to work effectively in a multi-cultural context.


Demonstrated ability to work effectively under pressure

Attentive to detail



Post-graduate degree (Masters) or education from universities overseas.


Technical Competencies技术能力

Ability to present with similar ease to both scientific and non-scientific audiences.

Expertise of interacting with cross functional study teams

Experience of writing Phase 1 to 4 clinical study reports as a medical writer in the pharmaceutical/healthcare industry for at least 2 years.

Behavioural Competencies行为能力

Demonstrable communication skills in a variety of media settings (e.g. teleconference).


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