McKesson Sr Proposal - Medical Writer - Life Sciences - Remote in The Woodlands, Texas

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Specialty Health, our products and services span the full continuum of specialty patient care. From the initial phases of a product life cycle and the distribution of specialty drugs, to fully integrated healthcare technology systems, practice management support, and ultimately to patient care in the communities where they live, we empower the community patient care delivery system by helping community practices advance the science, technology and quality of care.

We have a vision —that the long-term vibrancy of community care will be achieved through the leadership of physicians committed to clinical excellence and innovation, enabled by close collaboration with our organization and our deep clinical, operational and technological expertise.Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson Specialty Health you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. You’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Current Need

Senior Proposal - Medical Writer- Life Sciences

Remote based opportunity or The Woodlands, TX

Position Description

  • Scientific Proposal Writing: Support the Health Economics Outcomes Research (HEOR) proposal writing process by collaborating with business development and outcomes research teams to write custom content e.g. proposal concepts, formal proposals, leveraging standard framework when possible.

  • Works independently to write and edit content for customized scientific observational research proposals.

  • Ensure the accuracy, adequacy, and consistency of documents.

  • Write, review, and edit documents to ensure clarity and consistency, create template as needed.

  • Demonstrates critical thinking in the presentation of scientific concepts/objectives

  • Develop knowledge of data assets and physician network leveraged to conduct observational research studies, in order to develop proposals for customized research studies.

  • Project management; identifies, qualifies and prioritizes multiple proposals in process based on criteria

  • Works with business development to secure pricing.

  • Coordinates with internal resources, e.g. compliance, finance as necessary

  • Optimizes time spent across multiple key customer proposal requests in process

  • Medical Writing: Support the Health Economics Outcomes Research (HEOR) scientific writing process by collaborating with outcomes research teams to write custom content e.g. protocols, study reports, manuscripts, leveraging standard framework when possible.

Minimum Requirements

3 years specific healthcare and/or systems-related experience and demonstrated leadership skills

Critical Skills

Essential skills include the ability to develop clear, concise documents on tight timelines; demonstrated skill in summarizing scientific literature and data, an understanding of the principles of clinical and nonclinical research, the relevant regulations and guidelines for research and careful attention to detail.

  • Writing skills to articulate key scientific and technical concepts

  • Ability to leverage in-depth knowledge of data assets and analytics to inform and develop study concepts, in partnership with business development team

  • General understanding of research services in real world evidence/health economics and outcomes research environment is desired.

  • Minimum 5 years healthcare/life sciences research and analytics/evaluation

Additional Knowledge and Skills

Solid knowledge of healthcare and the specific systems area related to the management position.

Specialized Knowledge/Skills

  • Oncology knowledge and experience desired

  • Understanding and experience with healthcare Informatics; such as electronic medical record data, health care claims data, etc. desired

  • Ability to understanding customer needs and translate them into scientific / study solutions

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Proven track record to meet and/or exceed customer expectations

  • Team player with strong interpersonal and resource management skills.

  • Ability to manage project plans and ease of use with applications including, but not limited to Microsoft Excel and Word. Education Advanced scientific degree (Ph.D. / Pharm D / M.S.) highly preferred Physical Requirements General Office Demands Benefits and Company Statement McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history. Agency Statement No agencies please.

Job: Medical

Organization: McKesson Specialty Health

Title: Sr Proposal - Medical Writer - Life Sciences - Remote

Location: Texas-The Woodlands

Requisition ID: 18006971