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Publications Manager

Company: Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Location: Boston
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

The Publications Manager is responsible for the execution of assigned medical, scientific and technical publications included in global disease publication plans. The manager will work closely with the Director of Publications for assigned disease state to ensure quality, accuracy and scientific narrative flow. The manager will also be responsible for managing the publication with the vendor if applicable.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Partners with senior colleagues to develop assigned publications within the global disease publication plans

  • Responsible for publication execution within a single disease area

  • Ensures compliance with Vertex publication policy and external publication guidelines

  • If applicable, works with assigned vendor to ensure the publication is executed on time, within budget and with exceptional quality

  • May be asked to work on special projects within the Scientific Communication team

  • Responsible for ensuring the internal bibliography is kept up to date


  • PhD, PharmD or MD required
  • Ability to work collaboratively with multiple internal functions and external stakeholders
  • Clear understanding of current publication environment, ICMJE, GPP3, and other global guidelines related to publications, scientific data communication, and transparency standards
  • Strong computer and database skills, particularly with Microsoft Office products and Datavision
  • Ability to manage a vendor if needed

Demonstrated ability to be a fast learner and has a "can-do" attitude

  • Demonstrated knowledge and effectiveness in the execution of publications
  • Experience in publication planning and execution


Company Information

Vertex is a global biotechnology company that invests in scientific innovation.

Vertex is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, or any characteristic protected under applicable law. Vertex is an E-Verify Employer in the United States. Vertex will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law. Any applicant requiring an accommodation in connection with the hiring process and/or to perform the essential functions of the position for which the applicant has applied should make a request to the recruiter or hiring manager, or contact Talent Acquisition at

Keywords: Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc, Boston , Publications Manager, Other , Boston, Massachusetts

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