Account Director / Senior Account Director - Healthcare Practice of a leading Global Network Firm

London (Central), London (Greater)
Up to 70K + bens
29 Aug 2014
29 Sep 2014
Full Time
Contract Type

If you are interested in joining one of the most exciting and significant leaders emerging in the healthcare communications sector, then this opportunity is one to read. After attracting 6 new key healthcare PR professionals to its award-winning team earlier in the year, this practice which is within a leading global network firm is looking to add a new Account Director or Senior Account Director to its growing team.  The firm, which offers flexible starting hours, the option of having a significant number of extra days holiday, consistent ongoing training and development, on-site free consultations with financial advisors and extremely attractive sabbatical opportunities, is a multi-sector company with specialist expertise in brand marketing, corporate communications, corporate social responsibility, energy, fashion & luxury, food & nutrition, issues and crisis management, public affairs, social & digital media and technology .

The healthcare practice is around 25-strong. Due to new senior management team which came into play just over a year ago, the practice is going from strength to strength. In recently winning 2 large and sought after new business accounts, the healthcare practice of this major global PR firm is looking for Senior Account Director level candidate or an established Account Director ready for this move up in their career to come on as part of the senior management team. The successful hire will have a proven track record working in ethical healthcare either from a specialist healthcare communications firm or another leading global PR firm and will ideally also have experience or a strong desire to work on consumer health campaigns.

Situated in excellent offices in central London, the successful hire will have the opportunity to take part in superb training and development programmes and work across a broad range of therapy areas. You will work on a mix of both global and regional campaigns and would have a proven track record of managing and nurturing junior talent, have excellent relations with journalists, healthcare professionals and KOLs and be keen to be part of the strategic development of the business and its growth plans.

This is a superb opportunity for someone looking for a firm which truly nurtures their staff and where you can work on an exciting and diverse range of healthcare accounts.