Account Executive - Healthcare Comms Agency
- Contract type
- £20,000 - £24,000 depending on experience
- Start date
A great opportunity has arisen for an experienced Programme Executive to join a highly respected and market driven healthcare communications agency, based in Amersham. The agency has doubled in size in the last 2-years and in 2016 had also doubled its income. They pride themselves on the quality of the work that they produce based on developing a real understanding of a brand’s priorities and how it translates into the medical education industry. The agency’s core offerings are based in medical communications disciplines such as KOL development, advisory boards, symposia and satellite symposia planning and management, healthcare media relations, stand alone publications and a variety of bespoke, print and production projects.
The main priorities of the role are to manage all aspects of specific projects within client programmes; support the management of selected aspects of key projects within client programmes; provide an effective interface between the agency and their pharma clients as appropriate and manage costs and efficiencies to maximise profit from existing projects/programmes. As a PE you will work in a team dedicated to all aspects of defined clients’ programmes and projects; deliver projects as agreed with clients’ financial, timelines, and quality targets; take on an account team role for allocated projects where appropriate; liaise with key client / opinion leaders on a daily basis. You’ll also be responsible for identifying and developing new business development opportunities and managing and maintaining all projects from initial proposal through brief, pitch and to completion.
The ideal candidate will have a life science degree or similar science education (possibly a PhD), and ideally a working understanding of the pharmaceutical business, possibly also the branding and advertising processes and implementation. We encourage applicants with a marketing background within a pharmaceutical company, who wish to join an entrepreneurial and successful agency to apply.
If you are interested in this position, please email your CV to:
020 8334 5522