Account Director – Healthcare PR

Employment Type:
Type of Job:
Healthcare PR Jobs
60,000 to 70,000 per annum
Salary Description:
£60000 - £70000 per annum
UK Pound
Media Contacts (Recruitment Consultants) Limited
Job Ref:

Highly successful, international PR agency with ground breaking global pharmaceutical clients needs an addition Account Director, with solid experience of launching prescription brands, as a result of superlative growth!

The Company:

- High profile international communications consultancy, a great name to have on your CV.
- Has a portfolio of health and wellbeing, pharmaceutical, medtech and animal health clients.
- Provides communications strategy and programmes including across all aspects of the pharmaceutical PR and marketing mix.

The Account Director’s job:

- Leading a team of skilled and talented PR consultants across global comms activities on an interesting mix of therapy areas, e.g., respiratory, rare diseases, oncology, haematology, haemaphilia, neuroscience, CAR-T, animal health, MS or covid-19.
- Coaching and mentoring more junior consultants who will be drafting pharmaceutical product and disease awareness materials, generating message development, drafting political and stakeholder briefs, etc.
- Relationship building with journalists, KOLs, and pharmaceutical clients, ensuring you have in-depth understanding of clients’ businesses, keeping up to date with their key stakeholders and media.

The Ideal Account Director Will:

- Have some solid experience of healthcare PR, global drug launches and healthcare media relations, with the ability to ‘sell a story’ and communicate effectively with the media and other influencers.
- Understand the NHS structure and pharmaceutical landscape in the UK as well as internationally.
- Be able to think creatively and ensure a good level of creative output across the team.
- Have excellent client liaison and interface skills e.g. leading client meetings, managing day to day contact.

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Contact Details:
Media Contacts (Recruitment Consultants) Limited
Tel: 020 7359 8244
Fax: 020 7226 9121
Contact: Julia Walton

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