Are you an accomplished scientific research writer who thrives in a fast-paced environment looking to bring your talent and experience to support your community by working for a best-of children’s hospital?
Phoenix Children’s is searching for a Scientific Research Writer to join the Team!
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The Scientific Research Writer is a key member of the Research team responsible for providing high-level guidance and support to researchers on scientific writing and grantsmanship expertise in all phases of the research writing process, including assistance in coordination and preparation of grants, concept papers, and manuscripts. The Scientific Research Writer specializes in substantive scientific and technical editing, stylistic and content editing, rewriting, formatting, editing and proofreading manuscripts for publication, internal and external grant proposals and study protocols. This includes critical review of the text for clarity, persuasiveness and comprehensive presentation. The primary emphasis of the writer is on reading, reviewing, analyzing and providing theoretical guidance for grant proposals and original manuscripts for scientists and clinicians.
Master’s or PhD degree in a medical science, scientific or technical writing field.
Two (2) years’ experience of scientific writing including grant writing, writing/drafting scientific publications, correspondences, reports, summaries, regulatory paperwork and other research-related documents. Experience in clinical, epidemiological or basic research including assisting with in-library and on-line literature searches and preparation of reports and draft manuscripts.
Previous experience and success in procurement of funding from government and philanthropic agencies.
Demonstrated knowledge of business correspondence, marketing materials and reports.
Strong writing, editing and proofreading skills. Ability to easily change writing styles to fit the audience and voice of the piece.
Strong project management skills. Ability to meet deadlines while maintaining good relations with colleagues.
Must work efficiently in a collaborative, deadline-driven environment that delivers measurable results and meet objectives. Strong, sensitive interpersonal and interviewing skills are a must when connecting with physicians, executive leadership, donors, patients and families.
Critical thinking and problem-solving capabilities.
Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher.
For the fifth time, Phoenix Children’s Hospital has earned national rankings from U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Children’s Hospitals” in 10 out of 10 ranked specialties. The health system is the only children’s hospital in Arizona ever to have been recognized by U.S. News & World Report and one of only 24 children’s hospitals that received 10 out of 10 shields in the United States to rank in every surveyed specialty for 2021-2022.
Phoenix Children’s is one of the nation’s largest pediatric health systems. It is comprised of Phoenix Children’s Hospital–Main Campus, Phoenix Children’s Hospital–East Valley, four pediatric specialty and urgent care centers, 12 community pediatric practices, 20 outpatient clinics, two ambulatory surgery centers and outpatient clinics throughout the state of Arizona. Phoenix Children’s provides clinical services through its network of clinically integrated physicians in approximately 100 practice sites throughout Maricopa County, as well as specialty pediatric services in Tucson, Yuma, Flagstaff, Mesa, Scottsdale, Glendale, and Avondale. The system has provided world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families for more than 35 years.
Phoenix Children’s strategic growth initiatives include growing its network in the greater Phoenix area, particularly in the Northwest (new hospital and specialty medical office building) and Southwest (new freestanding emergency room).
Phoenix Children’s Care Network includes more than 1,100 pediatric primary care providers and specialists who deliver care across more than 75 subspecialties. Network providers manage the healthcare for nearly 165,0000 pediatric lives under value-based contracting agreements.
For more information about the hospital, visit: http://www.phoenixchildrens.org.