Account Director

Recruiter
Clinical Professionals
Location
South East England
Salary
Up to £85,000 (dependent
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Account Director - Medical Communications

Summary / Heading
A global Med Comms company is looking for an Account Director to support a number of established accounts; maintaining strong relationships with clients (occasionally building new relationships), providing direction and development to the project management teams and taking responsibility for the accounts as a whole.
You will be utilising excellent people management and strong interpersonal skills to manage your accounts teams whilst using expert communication to cultivate strategic relationships with internal and external stakeholders. You will also be using effective project management skills to create timelines and budgets and ensure the expectations and deadlines are met.
The AD will be responsible for the overall development of publications and promotional programmes across European and US clients so effective project and people management skills are essential along with an expectation for some occasional travel. Expert communication and leadership skills are crucial, along with a motivated and enthusiastic approach to working.
This is a brilliant opportunity for the successful candidate to be part of a supportive team in one of the top Medical Communications agencies, leading on accounts worth up to $4million.

Location
Sussex / Middlesex (Flexible working available)
Salary (If applicable)
Up to £85,000 (dependent on experience)
Client Company Statement / USP and Link

Company/Role Overview:
This fast-growing and forward-thinking MedComms company is seeking talented individuals to lead on their largest accounts. This diverse role will offer someone the chance to lead multiple accounts and make the role their own.

Benefits:
* Very competitive salary
* Opportunity for flexible working (including a couple of days a week work from home).
* Car allowance

Role / Description
Main Job Responsibilities:
* Taking the lead on EU & US MedComms accounts (publications/promotional).
* Taking overall responsibility for the health of assigned accounts.
* Line managing 4-6 direct reports.
* Directing, coaching and managing internal team members.
* Maintaining existing client relationships.
* Identifying new clients.
* Understanding and communicating brand strategy.

Candidate Requirements:
* Experience managing medical communications/education accounts (currently strong Senior Account Manager level or higher)
* Experience with line management within a medical communications agency.
* High level of people and project management.
* Strong financial acumen.
* Leadership skills.
* Excellent verbal and written communication.
* Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills.

Role USP
Key Benefits To You:
* Opportunity to oversee a variety of projects.
* Opportunity to work with highly talented team members.
* Excellent opportunities to increase knowledge and refine skills.
Agency Statement / USP / Link / Contact Details

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