Sage Therapeutics Medical Writer (Contract) in Cambridge, Massachusetts



  • Responsible for the Creation and maintenance of Medical Information (MI) documents including standard response letters, frequently asked questions, custom response letters, while ensuring that information is scientifically accurate, timely, balanced, and meet customers’ needs

  • Manages MI documents and materials through the internal medical, legal and regulatory review process

  • Supports the implementation of content componentization


  • 5+ years of experience in Medical Affairs application implementation

  • Advanced clinical and scientific training/experience required equivalent to PharmD, RN, PhD, MD or other advanced degree

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills required

  • Understanding of and adherence to regulatory policies governing scientific interactions with physicians

  • Experience with data management and informatics

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Prior industry experience in a post-marketing setting

  • U.S. Launch experience; Orphan, CNS, and / or acute care preferred

  • Ability to quickly understand and communicate all clinical data / publications to support business objectives

  • Demonstrated abilities to prioritize and manage multiple projects, and effectively influence, collaborate, and communicate with internal and external partners

  • An outstanding track record of strong communication, presentation, analytic and strategic capabilities

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, results oriented environment with busy, high performing colleagues.

  • Embrace our core values: Put People First, Do Big, Be Accountable, Grow through Learning and Change, and Work Fun

  • Excitement about the vision and mission of Sage

ID 2018-2182

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Category Medical Affairs