Founded in 1925, ATCC is a non-profit organization with a mission to acquire, authenticate, preserve, develop, standardize, and distribute biological materials and information for the advancement and application of scientific knowledge.
The Scientific Writer analyzes selected scientific information and writes, reviews and edits documentation required to support current MGS contracts and products. This position also supports the acquisition of new contracts through pre-submission activities. The scientific writer may require supervision for new activities but is able to proceed independently once trained. The incumbent actively supports, complies with and enforces all ATCC corporate policies and procedures.
Education and Experience:
A BSc degree in a biological discipline, or similar field with a minimum of 5 years of relevant post-degree experience. Experience in academia, biotech of pharma industry, product development or research and development is required. Higher degrees may be considered as 1-3 years of relevant experience depending on the degree acquired (example PhD, MS, MBA) and the field of study. Proven writing ability is required and evidence in the form of publications of scientific information is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
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