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Medical Writer

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) - Adelaide, SA

Biotech, R&D, Science
Source: uWorkin


With service to our members at the forefront of our business, we support ongoing learning and development for our surgical workforce of more than 7,000 surgeons and 1,300 surgical trainees and Specialist International Medical Graduates.

RACS is on an exciting journey to transform the way our members engage with us by making improvements across many aspects of the College - from learning and development to technology and governance. By creating a workplace with even greater flexibility, we are focusing on collaboration and innovation to better serve our members and to enhance the contribution of surgeons to the community.

Based in Kent Town, SA.

Multiple casual roles

Research Audit & Academic Surgery (RAAS) includes RACS Surgical Audit and Academic Surgery departments in addition to R&E, inc. ASERNIP-S. RAAS staff provide scientific and surgical audit support RACS Fellows/Committees, RACS departments and national and international external clients.

The academic writers form part of a team that supports the Editing Manager preparing academic manuscript/reports and editing of such documents prepared by RAAS staff to meet required timelines. Additionally, the incumbent may support training of RAAS staff in academic writing through feedback and other mechanisms e.g. group seminars to improve the quality of writing and consistency of outputs.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • A tertiary qualification with postgraduate research (Honours or Masters) in health sciences
  • Highly skilled proficiency using various software platforms for the preparation of reports and manuscripts (e.g. Endnote, MS office, Adobe Desktop publishing tools)
  • Ability to work both independently and in a small project team to meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills including verbal and report writing skills with high attention to detail. Experience in producing peer reviewed manuscripts is essential.

Desirable Skills:

  • General knowledge of the Australian and New Zealand health system

Why Work At RACS?

  • Flexibility and recognise that employees are at their best when they have balance in their lives
  • Sense of wellbeing will be supported by a workplace that values your strengths


To apply for the role please submit your application by clicking on the “Apply Now’ button and submit a CV and a separate word document addressing how they meet the essential and desirable skills for the role. The response to the selection criteria should not exceed 500 words (total). Candidates may wish to highlight their skill portfolio in the application to match this position

Applications close COB, Wednesday 23 June 2021. Enquiries can be directed to Associate Professor Wendy Babidge (wendy.babidge@surgeons.org), Royal Australasian College of Surgeons: or careers@surgeons.org however; applications emailed to this address will not be accepted. Applications must be submitted through the online portal.

RACS is committed to supporting diversity and inclusion in our workforce. The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) recognises Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island people as the traditional landowners of Australia and Māori as the tangata whenua (people of the land) of New Zealand. We are committed to creating employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and Māori and building an environment that is inclusive, culturally safe and appropriate.