Manuscript Writer


Location: Burlington, Vermont

Type: Full Time

Education: Master's Degree

Experience: 1 - 2 Years

THINKMD is a social impact benefit corporation whose mission is to develop clinical intelligence technology that is universally accessible. Our vision is a world where everyone, everywhere is empowered, informed, and enabled to make quality health care decisions leading to healthier families and communities. Our solutions positively impact people, communities and enable health care workers around the globe to expand their reach.
We’re a small and growing team committed to mission and humble in our work. We’re curious and determined. We believe in equity and accountability. We’re a team of doers who see a more positive future ahead and are empowered to create that reality for millions around the world. THINKMD’s technology is currently live in 10 countries and growing.
Join us on our journey to expand our impact by providing essential tools to 50,000 frontline health care workers within the next 5 years. Our expansion efforts with our software will yield a quarter of a billion quality health encounters every year and significantly improve health outcomes around the world.
Who You Are
THINKMD is looking for a consulting Manuscript Writer for approximately 15-20 hours per month to assist THINKMD’s Research and Impact team with the drafting, editing, finalization, and submission of manuscripts to appropriate peer-reviewed journals. You will work with the Research and Impact Lead and Data Team members to generate successfully submitted peer-reviewed manuscripts highlighting analysis and impact of THINKMD’s application use and associated data.
In this role you will:
  • Work with the team to understand the research or implementation project (Consultancy Onboarding)
  • Review the data analysis of the project to date
  • Identify appropriate peer-review journal to submit the specific research content
  • Outline the objectives of the manuscript
  • Outline manuscript content based on sections for the selected journal
  • Identify visualizations to support the objectives of the manuscript
  • Review and agree upon key points for each section with team members
  • Write the first draft of manuscripts and manage edits provided by team members
  • Complete final draft of manuscript
Writing Samples: Please submit at least 2 writing samples along with your application or proposal, preferably sections of a published manuscript or grant application. 



  • Masters level degree
  • Writing experience (technical, research-specific, translation)
  • Research experience (design, implementation)
  • Data Analysis and Interpretation (interpretation of data from visualization to language)
  • Preferred area of focus/expertise: Public Health, Global Health, Sociology, Anthropology, Medical Anthropology, Biology, Medicine
  • Previous success submitting peer-reviewed manuscripts
  • Desire to improve health care globally and advocate for health equity
  • Strong belief in knowledge sharing
  • Flexible schedule/availability

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