Senior Account Executive, Healthcare PR

Location
London
Salary
£26000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits
Posted
11 Jan 2017
Closes
08 Feb 2017
Ref
28730
Contact
Victoria Henderson
Sector
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
An award-winning independent healthcare communications agency is looking for a talented  senior account executive to join their growing team.

The Agency:
  • Has a unique approach to behaviour change which really works
  • Operates across a unique blend of ethical PR, patient adherence and med ed campaigns
  • Only hires the most talented, creative and personable healthcare communications experts who are passionate about making a difference to patients and who are the nicest people!
  • Working on campaigns for medicines in a wide variety of therapy areas, e.g., immunology and dermatology, virology, cardiology (heart failure and AF), oncology
  • Truly friendly, supportive and sociable environment
The Senior account executive will:
  • Work on a global and UK and Pan European first in class/first generation product launches
  • Driving key ethical healthcare campaigns and also some consumer work
  • All aspects of media relations, from brainstorming global media strategy to calling journalists
  • Plenty of pitch work – you’ll even get to go along and do parts of the presentations
You:
  • Have at least a year as a junior account executive or account executive in a healthcare PR agency, either RX or OTC
  • Write beautifully
  • Enjoy media relations and know a lot of healthcare correspondents
  • Are au fait with science and medical topics and how to make them accessible
The successful senior account executive will be given as much responsibility and autonomy at the earliest stages possible to facilitate fast career progression.

To apply send your CV to victoria@media-contacts.co.uk or call Victoria on 02073598244 to find out more. Visit our website media-contacts.co.uk 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!