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Medical Writer, Medical Writing

Revolution Medicines

Redwood City, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Life Sciences R&D/Engineering
  • Industry: Biotechnology
  • Post Date: 04/02/2024
  • Website:
  • Company Address: 700 Saginaw Dr, Redwood City, California 94063, US

About Revolution Medicines

REVOLUTION Medicines discovers and develops new drugs that harness the therapeutic potential of frontier oncology targets on behalf of cancer patients.

Job Description

Revolution Medicines is a clinical-stage precision oncology company focused on developing novel targeted therapies to inhibit frontier targets in RAS-addicted cancers.  The company’s R&D pipeline comprises RAS(ON) Inhibitors designed to suppress diverse oncogenic variants of RAS proteins, and RAS Companion Inhibitors for use in combination treatment strategies. As a new member of the Revolution Medicines team, you will join other outstanding scientists in a tireless commitment to patients with cancers harboring mutations in the RAS signaling pathway.

Revolution Medicines is seeking a motivated individual with a clinical regulatory writing background to play a critical role in the successful preparation of high-quality, submission-ready clinical research documents.  This role is an individual contributor with team leadership responsibilities, reporting into the Senior Director, Medical Writing.

The Opportunity:

This position is responsible for drafting and managing the content and reviews of clinical regulatory documents for Revolution Medicines products in various drug development phases.

  • Serves as medical writing lead on clinical regulatory documents, including protocols, IBs, ICFs, DSURs, and CSRs, and IND and NDA modules.

  • Manages multiple and overlapping document timelines in a dynamic environment.

  • Effectively communicates deliverables needed, the writing process, and timelines to team members.

  • Schedules document reviews in PleaseReview and manages adjudication meetings.

  • Holds team members accountable to agreed-upon project dates.

  • Independently resolves document content issues and questions.

  • Ensures consistency, clarity, and accuracy both within and across documents.

  • Recognizes potential scheduling and resource conflicts across projects and provides recommendations to resolve.

  • Supports the Senior Director, Medical Writing, as needed.

Required Experience, Skills, and Education:

  • 5+ years of medical writing experience within the pharmaceutical industry, including experience with oncology therapeutics

  • Degree in the life sciences; an additional degree in English, journalism, or communications a plus

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word

  • Familiar with AMA style, PleaseReview, StartingPoint, EndNote, and Smartsheet

  • Detail-oriented, compelled to check for errors in spelling, punctuation, grammar, and formatting

  • Able to successfully manage and prioritize writing projects with competing deadlines

  • Able to foster strong collaborative relationships with clinical development team members to ensure timely completion of high quality submissions and compliance with regulatory processes and standards

  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills: able to work with multiple groups of people at one time, remaining calm, professional, diplomatic, and positive

Preferred Skills, Experience, and Education:

  • Able to update schemas in PowerPoint (DELETE)

  • Able to quickly amend a protocol or another document in response to a health authority request.

  • Experience generating or using model documents.

  • Experience performing QC reviews of clinical regulatory documents.

Revolution Medicines currently requires that all personnel and visitors to its offices be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This role will require that the employee meet with company employees and work from the company’s offices. Given that these essential functions of the role must be performed on-site, this position requires full COVID-19 vaccination, subject to applicable law.

The expected salary range for this role is $120,000 to $158,000. An individual’s position within the range may be influenced by multiple factors, including skills and experience in role, overall performance, individual impact and contributions, tenure, and market dynamics. Base salary is one part of the overall total rewards program at RevMed, which includes competitive cash compensation, robust equity awards, strong benefits, and significant learning and development opportunities.

Revolution Medicines is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital status, medical condition and veteran status.

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