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Randstad Publications Manager II in Lake Forest, Illinois

Publications Manager II

job details:

  • location:Lake Forest, IL

  • salary:$35 - $41.41 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, January 13, 2021

  • experience:3 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:34693

job description

Publications Manager II

job summary:

As the world's largest staffing and recruitment agency in the world, we can commit to find you the perfect role that gives you the opportunity to learn and grow in the life sciences arena. Utilizing a recruiter for your job search gives you access to a large network of top employers as well as detailed information about hundreds of positions. A current top partnership with a research-driven biopharmaceutical company is known as a powerhouse that aims to develop treatments for difficult-to-cure diseases. This renowned employer has created 32 products, including Humira and Lupron, that have highly impacted lives across the globe. If you're looking to stand out in your field and lead the way to innovative therapies, this position is for you!

location: Lake Forest, Illinois

job type: Contract

salary: $35.00 - 41.41 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Doctorate


  • The Publication Manager will be responsible for developing scientifically accurate publications and presentations.

  • Assist with the development of congress abstracts, posters, presentations and manuscripts for sponsored clinical trials.

  • Work with internal stakeholders, external authors and medical writers on oral presentations, posters, abstracts, and manuscripts.

  • Adjudicate reviewer comments with internal and external authors.

  • Ensure publications convey accurate and non-misleading messages or impressions of the product.

  • Ensure developed publications are developed, reviewed and approved according to SOPs.


  • Advanced scientific/clinical degree required (eg, PharmD, PhD, MD) in science-related field

  • 4-7 years' experience in peer reviewed scientific publications and medical writing.

  • Excellent communication, organizational, negotiation and time management skills with individuals and groups.

  • Ability to work across multi-disciplinary groups and within a matrix environment.

  • Ability to summarize complex information and present in a clear, concise, and scientifically accurate manner to a range of audiences.

  • Knowledge of good publication practices and guidelines (GPP2, ICMJE).

  • Experience in preparing abstracts, posters, presentations and manuscripts.

  • Problem solving, decision-making, influencing, and negotiation skills.

  • Experience in biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry desired.

  • Experience in Hematology/Oncology preferred.

skills: MS-WORD, MS-EXCEL, MS-Powerpoint

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