Irvine, CA



Medical Writer- Pharmaceutical

Brandkarma has an opening on their Creative team for a Medical Writer with creative flare and a strong background in science, particularly in areas such as biology, pharmacology, chemistry and biotechnology. He/she also needs to have an above average understanding of medical terminology and the ability to write in a way that is easy for others to understand.  The ideal candidate for this role will have a strong science background along with the desire to pursue the creative space. Exceptional writing skills and well developed communication skills are absolutely required. This position will be 75% writing and 25% Strategy.


  • Lead or play an integral role in developing copy/creative programs and work strategically with the team on all agency accounts and new business opportunities
  • Handle complex assignments requiring strategic and creative input
  • Develop copy according to creative brief requirements
  • Understand client communications objectives and communicate them effectively
  • Create professional/patient/consumer communications
  • Develop creative materials for worldwide and domestic healthcare products, such as: print ads, visual aids, direct mail, sales promotion, monographs, slide presentations, proposals, and other similar work
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills, and great comfort interacting with people at all levels
  • Interact with clients and project team members to gather project requirements and information

Desired Skills & Experience

  • High Level Degree (PhD/MS), no exceptions
  • Experience with consumer and professional targeted writing
  • Prior experience working in an advertising agency (Preferred)
  • Able to quickly learn/understand new product information
  • Adept at working on several projects simultaneously
  • Strong portfolio
  • Currently a full-time writer, not a full-time professor or teacher who writes/publishes as a side-role

Experience in a Pharma/Healthcare Ad Agency is required. Please send samples/portfolio, resume and desired salary.

No Staffing Agencies please.

Please send your Résumé/C.V. to:

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