Process Research & Development is seeking a highly motivated and experienced technical writer to join our Manufacturing Development group at Oxford BioMedica.
Key responsibilities and accountabilities:
Author clear and concise documentation to support Upstream and Downstream process development activities.
Translate study data and results into scientific reports.
Review, proofread and format documentation including protocols and technical reports.
Prepare manuscripts for publication and documents for patent applications, regulatory authorities and external collaborators.
Responsible for ensuring all scientific or proprietary data is recorded in appropriate official documentation.
Perform all activities in a timely manner to ensure project timelines are met.
Maintain a high standard of record keeping and documentation so that information is clearly captured, disseminated and reported.
Produce high quality work by maintaining integrity and commitment.
Report experimental results, findings and other technical information to head of department and senior management.
To be successful in this role, you will have:
A graduate and/or postgraduate degree (or equivalent level qualification) in a relevant scientific subject.
Previous experience in technical writing in a scientific discipline would be highly beneficial.
Relevant, industry experience in authoring cell culture/upstream/downstream technical reports.
A sound understanding of basic biopharmaceutical process development activities, including scale-up and process characterisation principles.
Strong functional proficiency with using MS Word, Excel, and other spreadsheet software.
Basic knowledge of statistical analysis and design of experiment (DoE) principles.Compile reports of scientific data and project findings with clear conclusions and recommendations for internal and external review.
Possess good knowledge of project area literature and upcoming technologies and ensure up to date with current thinking and literature.
Possess a sufficient level of relevant knowledge to interpret experimental results. Analyse and interpret data, and present/document the results at meetings. Generate reports and prepare scientific presentations as needed.