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Business Unit Director
- Contract type
- £70,000 - £100,000 DOE
- Start date
A MedComms agency based in Amersham is looking for it’s very first hire of a Business Unit Director for it’s rapidly growing, successful business. This role is a bit different to their normal AD/SAD hire as they are also looking at this person with a view to them joining the management team towards the end of the first half of 2020. They will have a very clear need for another director level team member to help drive the agency upwards towards its next level. Duties here include helping them continue to bed down the more ‘grown up’ processes needed to manage a company growing from the 20 people they were a few years ago, though 30 where they are now, towards 40 and a total revenue approaching £4.5-5M. They are using these numbers to illustrate the journey as they describe the challenges they face of team development, more hierarchical line management, developing consistent business processes, and operational challenges such as new premises etc.
The other key priorities for the management team and hence this role revolves around group strategy, business development growth and marketing, and future recruitment. In time they would like the BUD to sit over 2 or 3 Programme Directors providing the strategic input and leadership they need to optimise accounts and grow the business in their control. In the short term they are likely to also be involved in some delivery leadership.
You will naturally require expert knowledge of the MedComms arena, specifically high-level discuss and negotiation, as well as the ability to manage senior staff, and direct both operationally and personally with skill and diplomacy
If you are interested in this position, please email your CV to:
020 8334 5522