Medical Writer


Posted on: April 8, 2021

Closing: May 08, 2021

Salary: Undisclosed

Position Type: Full Time

Job Description

Genmab is focused on the creation and development of innovative and differentiated antibody products, with the aim of improving the lives of cancer patients.

Genmab’s pipeline of antibodies is growing and we are now looking for medical Writers to join Genmab in US or DK.

We are looking for a highly motivated, independent and talented Medical Writers.  We anticipate that we will be hiring multiple positions over the upcoming months ranging from Manager/Senior Manager and Associate Director levels depending on experience.

As a member of the medical writing team, you will be responsible for driving, developing, and writing clinical documents to support operational, medical, and regulatory activities across the Genmab portfolio. As a Medical Writer, you will be responsible for ensuring that scientifically robust messages and arguments are developed and conveyed consistency across documents. Ideally, you will have an academic degree in life sciences with a broad background that has given you a solid knowledge on clinical drug development and regulatory requirements.

We offer a position where you will be involved in strategic project, as well as trial-related activities, and will have ample opportunities, responsibilities, and influence on defining your own work. You will also be involved in developing processes and tools to support further development of the department.


Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Draft and edit documents used to support clinical trial conduct and reporting, including clinical trial protocols, investigator’s brochures, and clinical study reports, including subject narratives. Additionally, may be responsible for drafting or assisting in drafting edit Health Authority briefing packages, Health Authority responses, and clinical CTD submission documents.
  • Drive trial team participation in the preparation of such documents, including calling/scheduling/facilitating meetings, developing and managing timelines, document review, and decisions.
  • Provide peer review and editing support for other clinical/regulatory documents, as needed.
  • Adhere to guidelines, SOPs, and practices and technical and industry standards during all aspects of work.
  • Support developing and reviewing standard processes and templates.
  • Work effectively in cross-functional working groups.


  • At least 3-7 years’ experience with medical or scientific writing or editing experience for the Manager/Sr Manager position, respectively and +10 years for the Associate Director position. Oncology experience is preferred.
  • Experience authoring clinical components and leading regulatory filings (NDA, BLA, MAA) highly preferred for the Manager/Sr. Manager position, but required for the Associate Director level.
  • Knowledge of, or experience writing protocols, investigator’s brochures, and clinical study reports. Senior level candidates should also have knowledge of Health Authority briefing packages, Health Authority responses, and Pediatric Investigational Plans (PIPs).
  • Basic familiarity of the drug development process, clinical trial protocol design, CTA/IND submissions, investigator’s brochures, plans required for the conduct of clinical studies, and clinical study data collection and results reporting.
  • Knowledge of routine document content preparation, including the use of style guides, medical dictionaries, and regulatory guidance documents and templates.
  • General understanding/knowledge of regulatory requirements and drug development processes, Good Clinical Practice (GCP), regulatory requirements and guidelines associated with regulatory documents (e.g., protocols, investigator brochures, and clinical study reports).
  • Proficiency in the use and understanding of computer software e.g. word processing, graphics, reference manager, EndNote, document management systems.
  • Ability to interpret and summarize tabular and graphical data presentations.

Moreover, you meet the following personal requirements:

  • You are capable of working on multiple tasks and shifting priorities and leading cross-functional teams under strict timelines.
  • You are motivated and detail-oriented.
  • You have the ability to work across all trial phases and prioritize your own tasks.
  • You are a dedicated team player and a great communicator with excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • You are proactive and open-minded
  • You have a quality mindset and thrive in a fast-paced and changing environment.
  • You are result- and goal-oriented and committed to contributing to the overall success of Genmab.

If you would like additional information about this position before applying using the link, please contact for US, senior Recruiter Sonia Aurin, [email protected]

Contact for DK, Hanne Beirholm, [email protected]

Genmab employees work with determination and with respect for each other, consistent with our core values, to achieve our common goals. We give individuals and teams the autonomy to drive development of innovative products and solutions, knowing that integrity is a core value throughout our company. Genmab will offer the successful application a challenging position, where the right candidate will have the opportunity to work with highly specialised people across functions in an informal, multicultural culture, all aiming to make a difference for cancer patients.

Teamwork and respect are central pillars of Genmab’s culture and we therefore ensure an inclusive, open, and supportive professional work environment across our international locations. We believe that fostering workplace diversity across social, educational, cultural, national, age and gender lines is a prerequisite for the continued success of the company. We are committed to diversity at all levels of the company and strive to recruit employees with the right skills and competences, regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, etc.

Please note that if you are applying for a position in the Netherlands; Genmab’s policy for all permanently budgeted hires in this location is to offer a temporary agreement for one year, followed by a contract for indefinite time regardless of seniority.

Genmab A/S is committed to protecting your personal data and privacy. Please see our privacy policy for handling your data in connection with you application on our website


Posted on: April 8, 2021

Closing: May 08, 2021

Salary($): Undisclosed

Position Type: Full Time

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