Remote | Freelance
Syneos Health

Senior Medical Coder (Contract)

This contract position is responsible for WHO DD drug coding activities for the Clinical Data Management department through year end 2019.

  • Perform coding of drug data collected within a clinical study, using specified WHO DD coding dictionaries.
  • Raise queries for drug terms that require further action to enable coding as per project coding conventions.
  • May liaise with sponsor to resolve drug queries to enable coding.
  • May liaise with sponsor on drug coding issues.
  • May assess changes due to drug dictionary version updates, update the coding accordingly.
  • Responsible for performing activities that are in compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies, Standard Operating Procedures and Operating Guidelines and performing other duties as assigned by management.


  • Bachelor’s degree or current LPN/RN/RPh license is required. A nursing, medical or pharmacy degree is preferred. In lieu of degree, four years of relevant experience may be considered
  • 3 consecutive years in a dedicated WHO drug coding role (recent)
  • Proficiency with TMS coding applications
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Word and Excel

Primary Location: North America – US Home-Based

Job: Data Services

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: No

Employee Status: Temporary