Consultant, Healthcare agency

Central London
Circa £30k with excellent benefits and career progression
04 Jun 2013
04 Jul 2013
Account Manager
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client, one of Europe’s leading corporate reputation consultancies, is looking for an accomplished and highly skilled consultant for their busy healthcare team.  This exciting role would suit someone who wants to excel in the healthcare sector by working with a number of leading healthcare public relations and public affairs operators in a successful organisation with a distinctive  culture.  Experience in pharmaceutical or healthcare public relations is vital as is some experience of working in agency.

We are looking for someone with experience in healthcare or pharmaceutical public relations,  communications or PA.   An understanding of and interest in UK health policy would also be useful. This full-time role is an important position in the healthcare team and your responsibilities will include:

Providing high-quality public relations and public affairs services to support clients in the healthcare team

Building effective working relationships with clients, the media and other stakeholders

Advising clients on issues pertinent to the healthcare sector and on the UK healthcare policy agenda

Contributing to strategy and programme development for healthcare clients

The ideal candidate will have two to three years experience in healthcare or pharmaceutical brand communications, preferably in agency. You will have excellent writing skills and established contacts with the key healthcare media. You will need some knowledge or understanding of UK health policy and public affairs, good media relations experience and the ability to contribute creatively to new business development.

In return you will have the opportunity to work on a number of high profile projects and world renowned companies and help build brands, shape regulatory environments, enhance reputations, drive and create value. At the same time you will have the chance to learn a great deal and advance your own career.