Account Manager, Medical Communications

£30,000 – £40,000 + benefits
28 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Julia Walton
Account Manager
Full Time
Contract Type
Thriving medical communications team, part of international group, seeks new account manager to add to its growing medical education team, working on an exciting portfolio of med ed programmes and also some cross venture work with branding/advertising an PR.

The agency:
  • Award winning, globally respected medical communications agency
  • Committed to training and developing its staff, good work is well rewarded
  • Lovely location just outside London
The account manager’s work:
  • Manage the day-to-day running and coordination of accounts and projects for pharmaceutical companies and other healthcare clients
  • Build a strong understanding of clients’ brands (medicines), key challenges, positioning, the market environment and marketing strategy
  • Establish and reinforce relationships with key client personnel, primarily marketing, medical and regulatory teams
  • Ensure implementation of all projects to the highest quality standards, meeting and managing all deadlines proactively
  • Ensure and recommend appropriate task allocation to the internal team and recommend
    external freelancers/suppliers where appropriate (and maintain these relationships to ensure quality outputs)
  • Proactively alert team director to client or programme issues and recommend strategies
    and solutions
  • Develop and monitor project timelines, in conjunction with account director and project team
  • Arrange internal meetings and ensure project team is briefed on project requirements, considerations and timelines
The successful account manager
  • Will have a scientific background and agency experience
  • Might be a senior account executive looking for the next step up or an experienced account manager wanting more variety and responsibility
  • Will enjoy working with international clients
  • Bright and friendly, will fit in well with this personable and supportive team
To a confidential conversation about this position for an account manager please send your CV to or call 02073598244 Visit our website to see other vacancies we are currently recruiting for! Do you know someone who may be suitable for this role? Should you introduce a candidate to Media Contacts who we subsequently place, we will send you a £150 retail gift voucher!