Publications Manager


Reference Number: 896034-W
Type of placement: Contract
Location: CH, NW


Our client is a leading biopharmaceutical company, specialized in the discovery and development of small molecules which continuously invests in innovation and growth.  They are looking for a Publications Manager to be based in the Basel area.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Support the development and update of publication plans across multiple therapeutic areas
  • Facilitate the timely and ethical delivery of planned publications
  • Effectively and appropriately consult and liaise with internal and external publication stakeholders
  • Manage, track and report publication budgets
  • Assist with the evaluation, selection, and management of medical communication agencies
  • Identify and drive process improvement and sharing of best practices to further enhance the efficiency of publication processes and systems

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Advanced scientific degree preferred. Relevant professional certification/credential (e.g., CMPP) is desirable.
  • 3+ years of relevant publication management experience within the pharmaceutical industry
  • Thorough knowledge of industry and publication best practices and relevant guidelines
  • Demonstrated project management experience
  • Ability to develop and implement publication processes, standards, and systems
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and within multi-disciplinary teams in a matrix environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Fluent in English
  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required