Account Manager (Health and Wellness PR)

£33000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits Package
20 Sep 2013
18 Oct 2013
Samantha Humphreys-Davies
Full Time
Contract Type
The Company:

Leading multi-sector PR agency with a corporate healthcare PR division, covering nutrition, food science issues, health, wellness, etc. Fantastic brands with a focus on health related issues and the impacts and changes on business and private life.

The Role:
Our client is looking for either an established account manager or a senior account executive ready to take the step up. You will take on a key portfolio of the health and wellness accounts (pharmaceutical, OTC and nutrition) and be involved in media campaigns, launches and events. Specific duties will include:
- Being core account manager and day-to-date client liaison point
- Creating intelligent, stimulating news, features and promotions
- Devising and running client events including engaging and managing suppliers
- Maintaining working relationships with healthcare journalists in national, regional and specialist press
- Overseeing and developing junior team members, delegating work upwards and downwards

The Candidate:
This is a great opportunity for a strong team player who gets a buzz out of delivering top coverage and providing great client service. You will also need to possess the following attributes and experience:
- Have operated at either SAE or AM level within a reputable healthcare or food/nutrition PR agency
- Can demonstrate genuine interest and knowledge of nutrition, science and health related issues
- Excellent writing, proofing and editing skills
- Passionate about what you do and thrive in a successful environment
- An honest, down to earth approach
- Strive to be the clients` top advisor through excellent service, a creative approach and impressive results

Our client offers the chance to join a motivated, high performing team that is really going places. In addition there is a fantastic benefits package, reflecting the value that the company holds in its people. To apply please send your CV to or call 02073598244