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Thermo Fisher Scientific

Safety Writer (Client Embedded)


Job Description

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll discover meaningful work that makes a positive impact on a global scale. Join our colleagues in bringing our Mission to life - enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We provide our teams with the resources needed to achieve individual career goals while taking science a step beyond through research, development and delivery of life-changing therapies. With clinical trials conducted in 100+ countries and ongoing development of novel frameworks for clinical research through our PPD clinical research portfolio, our work spans laboratory, digital and decentralized clinical trial services. Your determination to deliver quality and accuracy will improve health outcomes that people and communities depend on - now and in the future.

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This is a great opportunity for experienced Safety Writers currently working within the life science sector for pharmaceutical companies, biotech companies or Clinical Research Organizations (CROs), to work for a global leading CRO.

As the trusted partner of some of the most innovative big pharma and biotech companies; our Safety Writers have the opportunity to work on challenging projects across a wide range of therapeutic areas. Our vision is to be the global leader in our industry; based on consistent quality and execution, exceptional customer-aligned service and constant innovation.

You should have significant scientific or medical writing experience, thrive in project teams and be focused on delivering exemplary levels of customer service. Capable of concise and clear written and verbal communication; you will be able to understand, interpret, analyze and present complex data and have a high attention to detail. As you may be working on multiple reports at the same time, you should have strong organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize work to ensure that strict timelines are adhered to. You must be comfortable with having direct interaction with clients, as you will be responsible for running meetings and managing review and comment resolution stages of document preparation.

In return we will offer you a positive and supportive working environment within one of the most engaged teams in the industry; who are recognized as the cornerstone of our success. We will provide you with the opportunity to acquire valuable personal and professional skills.


Bachelor's or higher scientific degree.

Excellent English - both written and verbal.

Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office package.

Task based project management experience and experience with interacting directly with clients.

Good understanding and knowledge of aggregate safety report writing guidelines, and clinical trial and post-marketing pharmacovigilance.

Experience of authoring device aggregate safety reports or clinical evaluation reports is preferable, although not essential.

*Must have a minimum of two years' experience in authoring two or more of the following report/document types for medicinal products:

• DSURs (Development Safety Update Reports)

• PBRERs / PSURs (Periodic Benefit Risk Evaluation Reports / Periodic Safety Update Reports)

• PA(D)ERs (Periodic Adverse [Drug] Experience Reports)

• RMPs (Risk Management Plans)

Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Watch as our colleagues explain 5 reasons to work with us. As one team of 100,000+ colleagues, we share a common set of values - Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement - working together to accelerate research, solve complex scientific challenges, drive technological innovation and support patients in need. #StartYourStory with PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, where diverse experiences, backgrounds and perspectives are valued.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Job ID: ThermoFisher-R-01222955-3
Employment Type: Full Time

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA
    • HSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Mental Health Benefits
  • Parental Benefits

    • Adoption Leave
    • Birth Parent or Maternity Leave
    • Non-Birth Parent or Paternity Leave
    • Fertility Benefits
    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Family Support Resources
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Volunteer Time Off
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Financial Counseling
  • Professional Development

    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Access to Online Courses
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)
    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program