Copy Supervisor - Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Market Access:

Montclair New Jersey
We are an agency focused exclusively on market access, and we're looking for a Copy Supervisor who will thrive in our highly collaborative, high-energy firm. This role will require candidates to have a strong background in Payer Marketing and Market access. If this sounds like something you'd be interested in, check out the post below!

Top Reasons to Work with Us

Besides working on the razor's edge of medical development, our entrepreneurial culture is simultaneously dedicated to the growth and development of our team members and cognizant of the conditions where team members will thrive: flexibility, collaboration, and autonomy are all granted to our Copy Supervisors as they manage and consult for our clients.

What You Will Be Doing
  • Serving as lead copywriter for assigned brands and/or projects that are directed primarily at payer formulary decision-makers and the pharmaceutical/biotech company Account Directors who engage with them
  • Providing copy support, as needed, to account and copy leads on other brands
  • Preparing materials for client copy approval submissions, referencing and annotating text according to client-specific style/guidelines
  • Working closely with account services, copywriters, art directors, and other team members to research, craft, and refine messaging targeted to specific audiences (adjusting tone and approach as needed)
  • Developing creative concepts and headlines for a subset of appropriate projects
  • Assuming personal responsibility for quality and accuracy, and for meeting deadlines
  • Maintaining awareness of current industry practices and regulatory requirements that affect medical content and copy
  • Managing (in-house and/or freelance) writers as needed
  • Participating in professional development activities on a regular basis
  • Editing, fact-checking, and proofreading materials when necessary
What You Need for this Position

Experience: 4+ years in a copywriting and/or editorial capacity at a pharmaceutical company, payer organization, or healthcare communications agency or in a related life science field


Writes logically, clearly, grammatically, and creatively
Organizes and distills information from multiple sources
Speaks articulately and persuasively
Works with MS Office Suite (particularly PowerPoint, Word, Excel), Adobe Acrobat

Educational background: bachelor's or master's degree

What's In It for You

We also offer a great package that includes bonus incentives, medical, dental, vision, FSA, HSA, 401k, and MORE!

If you are ready to join a firm that is working on the cutting edge of biotech development and contributing to their creative success, apply here or email

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