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Full-Time

Director – Medical Writing

Posted on 4/30/2024

Corcept Therapeutics

Corcept Therapeutics

201-500 employees

Develops cortisol modulation therapies for diseases

Biotechnology

Senior

Menlo Park, CA, USA

Category
Technical Writing
Content & Writing
Healthcare Administration & Support
Medical, Clinical & Veterinary
Requirements
  • BA/BS degree in a scientific field required; advanced scientific degree (PhD, PharmD, or MS) preferred
  • Knowledge of endocrinology, oncology, neurology and/or metabolic disease areas preferred
  • 10+ years of regulatory medical writing experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience writing clinical study protocols, clinical study reports, investigator’s brochures, clinical sections of Investigational New Drug (IND) submissions and New Drug Applications (NDAs)
  • Understanding of the content of higher-level summary documents
Responsibilities
  • Author, co-author, critically edit, and format clinical/regulatory documents
  • Interact with document authors, contributors, and reviewers to acquire necessary input into documents
  • Develop and manage medical writing timelines for assigned documents
  • Facilitate comment resolution and adjudication with authors, reviewers, and project teams
  • Oversee vendors and contractors
  • May include management of in-house medical writing staff
  • Participate in the development/refinement of medical writing processes
  • Assist in the interviewing, mentoring, and integration of medical writing staff
  • Maintain subject area expertise related to the company’s investigational products

At Corcept Therapeutics, we specialize in pioneering selective glucocorticoid receptor antagonists. Our focused efforts extend to over 30 active studies aimed at addressing the detrimental impacts of excess cortisol in endocrine, metabolic, oncologic, and psychiatric conditions. We are dedicated not only to advancing medical science but also to prioritizing the well-being of our team, ensuring a collaborative and supportive work environment that fosters innovation and professional growth.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$119.1M

Headquarters

Menlo Park, California

Founded

1998

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

19%

2 year growth

45%
INACTIVE