Senior Account Executive / Account Manager - Communications Agency

  • Job Reference: 00027280-1
  • Date Posted: 14 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Wimbledon, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Sales & Marketing, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Senior Account Executive / Account Manager for Communications Agency , Wimbledon, London

Full time Permanent role

Salary: Competitive DOE (Initially remote working then mix of office/remote working)

Please only apply if you have 2 – 3 years previous medical or healthcare communications agency experience, this is an essential requirement.

The Company

Our client is an independent, award winning communications agency. They have evolved into a hybrid agency, bringing healthcare, technology and corporate communications programmes to life across multiple disciplines and channels.

Our client is offering the opportunity to work in a work culture that is collaborative, with the opportunity for continuous learning and development, to be in a creative and fun environment with a talented and interesting team. Where you will be appreciated and valued. In addition, our client offers a very competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

The Role and Responsibilities

A fantastic opportunity to step up for a healthcare communicator with at least 2.5 -3 years previous medical or healthcare agency experience.
You will be aware of running awareness campaigns, working with medical stakeholders, patient groups, Pharmaceutical experts and Key opinion Leaders (KOL).  
If you are the right candidate you probably are very media savvy, have a great black book of media contacts. You will be able to communicate on multiple channels via Digital and social media to high level influencers, the public, patient groups and a variety of other audiences.
You will know how to write and pitch to audiences.
This is a fast paced role and you should know how to communicate to the media.
A track record of taking responsibility for delivering successful projects and campaigns, have excellent writing skills, and a confident attitude to translating complex science into different digestible formats for a variety of audiences and media. 
You’ll be joining an agency with a fantastic variety of healthcare accounts, giving you the opportunity to work on a mixed portfolio including pharma, consumer health and medtech and a broader range of activities including awareness campaigns; product launches; stakeholder and patient engagement, and collaborations with experts.

Essential Skills & Requirements

You must be passionate about healthcare communications, equally at ease working with KOLs, symposia and ad boards, and rolling out media campaigns targeted at professional and lay audiences. Social media savvy, a good writer and strong project manager, you may have a science background although this is not a prerequisite.

Due to COVID-19, the client will be conducting telephone and video interviews to hire for this role but are looking for someone to start immediately.

The team are currently working remotely, but their offices are based in Wimbledon.

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