Associate Director (Ethical Healthcare PR)

Associate Director (Ethical Healthcare PR)

Job Title: Associate Director (Ethical Healthcare PR)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £Competitive
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 15465 SM
Contact Name: Sarah Memery
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 13, 2017 15:02

Job Description

Seasoned healthcare communications specialist required by full service agency based in Cheshire.  This multi-award winning team are looking for a senior operator to lead a team of account handlers with expertise in the pharmaceuticals and life sciences sector and assist them in continuing to grow, both across the UK and globally.

They are looking for someone who is keen to take their career to the next level be part of their 100+ strong who have been generating success across multiple industry sectors for over 20 years!

Your responsibilities will be to expand on the team in Cheshire, lead the strategic aspects of new business and business development whilst managing a portfolio of client accounts. You will form part of the pharmaceutical business unit’s senior management team, and as such be able to draw on a wealth of industry expertise to support your team’s development. 

Working with a wide range of existing clients predominantly from the pharmaceutical sector – from global giants to smaller specialists, you will need excellent communication abilities as well as the need to enjoy a challenge and be able to find solutions to complex problems. You will be an ultimate self-starter, creative and collaborative in your approach, naturally inquisitive and tireless in your pursuit for accuracy and quality. But most importantly you need to be committed to delivering programmes that drive measurable outcomes, in line with the company mission.

In terms of experience, you will have an extensive background in the health/pharmaceutical sector within a communications agency setting. You will need to be comfortable shaping and leading communications programmes (global, UK or both), targeting multiple stakeholders - from payers and HCP’s to patients and the public, and using multiple channels to inspire behaviour change. You will also need experience of leading a team of high achievers and an appetite to shape and grow a rapidly expanding area of the business. You will also be experienced in effectively managing a wide range of budgets. 

In return, you will receive a competitive benefits package and be part of the award winning consultancy. You will be a part of the family and their working culture will not only strengthen and reward your creativity and expertise but as a company, they will also do everything that we can to make sure that your working life is a happy, healthy one! 

Interested? For the full and detailed job description and information about the company please get in touch with your CV.

Key Words
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