Our client is a boutique agency delivering high quality pharmaceutical marketing materials with a focus on outstanding service to their clients. Continued business growth requires them to seek an Senior Account Manager to join their team in their offices in Kent.
The successful candidate will be required to provide the link between the clients and internal teams on all aspects of project delivery as well as playing a proactive role with clients. You will also mentor and manage the work load of more junior members of the team.
In addition to a highly competitive salary, you can expect 25 days holiday increasing with service, non-contributory pension scheme, bonus, private health care and lots more. There is lots of opportunity to grow with this thriving company.
Line management and mentorship of junior team members
Day to day responsibility for assigned accounts to ensure that all clients obtain high quality items within the specified time scales and allocated budget
Develop lasting relationships with clients, faculties and supplier, to become the primary point of contact
Responsibility for financial aspects of the account including developing and monitoring bespoke budgets and proposals as well as tracking profitability of projects.
Developing and tracking of project status and timelines in order to provide regular updates to internal and external teams
Leading client meetings/teleconferences as well as attending face to face client meetings, ad boards and symposia
Ensuring awareness and understanding of relevant compliance guidelines and taking responsibility for applying these to all projects
Trouble shooting challenges and issues in a timely and effective manner
Assist with business development proposals
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Life Science degree
Previous account management experience in a medical education/communications agency
Proficient with Microsoft Office – in particular Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Good communication and influencing skills
Good planning and organising skills
Good teamwork and ability to inspire others
Some internationally travel may be required
This role will offer plenty of diversity in terms on the projects that you will be working on.
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