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Job Department

Custom Content Creation


Job Title

Science Writer - Custom Content


Job Description

Are you a creative scientist with a passion for science communication? Then Technology Networks could be the right place for you. Part of LabX Media Group, we are an internationally recognized online scientific publication visited by more than 1 million users every month.

As a member of the Custom Content team, the Science Writer will use their creativity, writing skills and technical expertise to produce high quality written pieces for our clients. The Science Writer will be responsible for the entire life cycle of projects, from concepting, drafting, developing, managing, editing, proofing and publishing. Given the breadth of the role, you must be confident performing literature reviews, researching new topics and have a proven track record for writing technical pieces on a variety of scientific topics.

This role is ideally suited for someone with a strong passion for writing and who wants to establish themselves as a subject matter expert within our rapidly growing Custom Content team.

UK-based, remote working or office based (Sudbury, Suffolk).


Responsibilities

Research and develop high-quality written pieces including educational articles, interviews, eBooks and how to guides
Interpret and communicate scientific literature
Work closely with our graphic designers to create visually appealing, scientifically accurate pieces
Adapt writing style and tone to match customer expectations
Manage projects in a changing and deadline-driven environment
Stay up to date with the changing needs and interests of scientific researchers
Develop relationships and manage verbal and written communications with scientists, clients, the editorial team, and Technology Networks’ sales representatives
Use scientific expertise to assist the team with projects such as video scripting, infographics, podcasts and webinars


Experience Requirements

Required Skills:
Excellent writing and editing skills
Creativity
Attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to work quickly and accurately under tight deadlines
Communicate well with a remote team
Adapt to rapidly shifting priorities
Strong interpersonal, organizational, time management, research, and analytical skills

Education & Experience:
PhD in the life sciences
Experience with academic and non-academic scientific writing and editing for different audiences
Adept at interviewing and communicating with scientists
Project management a benefit

Additional optional experience:
Working in a client-facing role
Scientific marketing
Working with a remote team

Compensation:
Salary will be commensurate with experience


Date Posted

08/02/2022


Job Type

Full Time


Working Hours

08:30 - 17:00


Working Location

Technology Networks Limited

Woodview

Bull Lane Industrial Estate

Sudbury

CO10 OFD

UK