Account growth leads our client to seek an Account Manager to join their award-winning Public Relations team to work on global healthcare PR accounts from their Surrey offices.
Our client is a leading integrated medical communications agency working across PR, medical education and advertising. The role will involve the day to day running of accounts. You will work closely with the account team to ensure successful and timely planning, development, implementation of project deliverables. You will also support your Account Director with the strategic development of accounts.
In return you can expect an excellent salary along with a raft of benefits including 25 days holiday rising to 30 days with service, bonus, pension, life assurance and much more. This is a great chance to join a company that invests in its people and recognises their achievements.
To manage the day-to-day running of accounts and maintain regular client contact
Ensure regular client update or programme/project progress, and manage any changes to planned activities that may occur
Build and maintain contact with key opinion leaders and liaise with and brief opinion leaders on activities related to client business
Develop and maintain media contacts
Provide clear and accurate briefings to team members
Actively support team members in achieving development goals
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Life Science, Public Relations or Media Studies degree
Solid experience in PR, primarily in a healthcare agency environment
Have extensive experience of writing press releases and developing patient materials, as well as project, financial and event management
Be highly skilled in patient PR and communications, stakeholder engagement, brand and internal communications, disease awareness programmes, market access and media relations
Be confident of leading client or project-related meetings, overseeing the creation of accurate contact reports and addressing any actions required to meet client deadlines
Strong presentation, organisational and facilitation skills
Excellent understanding and commercial awareness of marketing and patient communications within the healthcare sector
If you are interested in joining a pioneering company with a fun and supportive environment call or apply today.
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