Marketing Communications Specialist

Boston, MA

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Marketing Communications Specialist with a pharmaceutical company located in Boston, MA. We are seeking a copywriter with pharmaceutical experience to play a foundational role building our in-house creative team.


This role will work on a variety of projects for the Complement business unit for two rare disease states: atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (atypical-HUS) and paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH). You will be responsible for creating health-focused web copy, emails, social media posts, as well as other needs that arise within the business unit. Candidate must have proven ability to distill complicated scientific/medical information into understandable, patient-friendly copy, as well as write at a more scientifically advanced level for our physician audiences.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop both static and modular digital content for web, emails, social media, and digital advertising, as needed.
  • Manage claims/references as part of medical legal review submissions.
  • Deep understanding of how best to talk to patients, using both internal brand and medical experts and secondary research to refine messaging for assigned disease states.
  • Defend strength of ideas in Medical, Legal, and Regulatory (MLR) review while remaining receptive to feedback and further explorations that may be deemed more effective or appropriate.
  • Seek opportunities to optimize, test, or advance new capabilities and share learnings across the organization as the team evolves.
  • Participate in daily stand-ups and utilize Jira, as part of agile marketing process.


Skills and Requirements:

  • Strong portfolio of impactful work in the healthcare/life sciences space.
  • Bachelor's degree + minimum 2 years of relevant work experience in healthcare advertising with digital experience required.
  • Healthcare or pharmaceutical experience required, preferably at an agency.
  • Demonstrate understanding of digital design, agile methodology, and UX best practices. Familiarity with Figma interactive design tool preferred.
  • Proven ability to clearly communicate complicated medical information in both layman's terms and to the scientific community.
  • Demonstrated ability and flexibility writing both long- and short-form content that includes rounds of iterations on a single topic.
  • Understanding of brand voice using a brand book + auditing materials for adherence to standards.
  • Comfortable working cross-functionally across teams (omnichannel strategy, marketing, IT, insights).
  • Agile to respond quickly to client or internal needs and provide feedback with scalable solutions.
  • Able to stay focused and affable even with multiple deliverables and deadlines.
  • Excellent writing, editing, proofreading, and grammar skills.
  • Experience or familiarity with agile marketing and processes.


If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Taylor Smith at 570-277-7056. ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.


Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.

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