Public Affairs Account Director, Health

£50,000 – £60,000
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Julia Walton
Full Time
Contract Type
Thriving health policy communications agency seeks a new account director to lead on a varied selection of its health-related, public affairs projects/accounts.

The agency:-
  • A highly successful international, boutique, healthcare, policy communications agency.
  • Growing steadily, retains clients and staff, highly regarded.
  • A meritocracy, known for promoting from within.
The Public Affairs Account Director’s Responsibilities:-
  • Developing, managing and communicating health related public affairs initiatives, reporting into the Head of the Public Affairs team.
  • The work includes: advocacy development, policy analysis, campaign management, strategic brand-policy development and global access.
  • Running steering meetings, meeting MPs on healthcare issues, attending party conferences, advising clients on how to get funding for health projects, where it should go, etc.
The Successful Healthcare Public Affairs Account Director’s background:-
  • Ideally from a communications background in a health policy agency, you might also come the NHS, a health charity or a pharmaceutical company.
  • Will be able to scope projects ensuring they run on time and budget.
  • Proven experience of managing, motivating and leading teams.
  • Will have excellent working knowledge of healthcare policy and public affairs as well as a broad understanding of NHS and other healthcare systems
To find out more and have a confidential discussion, please email your CV to or call 020 7359 8244. Visit our website 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!