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Freelance Medical Writer


To grow and strengthen our team, we are looking for an experienced Medical Writer.

Job description:

In this role, you’ll be writing articles and social media posts from scientific publications for the general public, in many cases starting from English and working in your native Dutch. The articles and posts must be of high quality and accuracy in terms of scientific content, clarity, accuracy, format and consistency, and must comply with regulatory guidelines and company style and processes 

Job type:

This will be on a project basis.

Primary location

Ghent area, but working in a hybrid system, so working from home is not an issue. All our tools are in the cloud

Roles & responsibilities:

  • Write clear, concise and consistent articles that meet audience needs and our clients’ requirements.  
  • Conduct literature searches/reviews as necessary for background information  
  • Demonstrate rigorous and disciplined approach to medical writing  
  • Ensure that all work is complete and of high quality   
  • Organise an effective and efficient document reviewing process  
  • Carry out quality control checks on your own copy 


 A minimum of a Master’s degree in a scientific discipline (a degree in the biological, pharmaceutical or medical sciences) is strongly preferred 


Relevant experience is an advantage. A strong passion for writing is key 

Skills & competencies

  • Have/develop an eye for detail  
  • Have excellent computer skills  
  • Be a good communicator  
  • Have a team-oriented attitude  
  • Act/behave in a professional and customer focused manner  
  • Be proactive  
  • Always be willing to learn  
  • Continue to develop your writing skills  
  • Take ownership of your articles and posts  
  • Be well organised 


Excellent written and verbal language skills in English and Dutch (C1 or better). 

Our offer

We offer a competitive salary package. 

Contact information

Interested? Send your motivation letter and CV (attn. of

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