Account Director – Healthcare

Competitive salary
23 Sep 2013
23 Oct 2013
Account Director
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client is a leading communication agency with a major healthcare practice. They are looking for an outstanding Account Director to join their award-winning team, to support a number of big-name healthcare clients.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Developing and implementing external PR campaigns
  • Leading client management and administration/budgeting of accounts
  • Strategic communications
  • Building relationships with clients and colleagues across the client’s network
  • Managing junior team members
  • Working on new business initiatives with senior members of the team
  • Developing and editing high-quality written materials

The ideal candidate:

  • Experience in the healthcare communications industry, including experience of working on behalf of a association, pharmaceutical or biotech client
  • PR agency experience would be preferable, as would account management skills
  • Passionate about the healthcare industry, with a clear understanding of its communications landscape
  • Track record of contributing to the development of new business
  • Understanding of traditional and social media, as well as of technical science
  • Excellent media relations and project management experience
  • Proactive, hard-working and an excellent multi-tasker
  • Highly organised and superb communication skills
  • Fantastic personal integrity and dedication

This is a great opportunity to work for a well-respected company with excellent career development opportunities. If interested please apply below.