Associate Director PR - Medical Communications
Our client is a multi-award winning medical communications agency. Continued success requires them to appoint an Associate Director to join their PR division and work out of their offices in Surrey. In this role, you will lead, inspire and mentor your own team and oversee the delivery of projects for European and Global accounts. Developing and implementing client programmes, you will offer your expertise and strategic advice to your clients and develop and maintain lasting partnerships with these. In addition to a great salary, you will also receive 25 days holidays (rising to 30 with service), private health care, pension, bonus, along with many perks and high street discounts. Responsibilities: Overall responsibility for developing and implementing client programmes. Lead the successful delivery of projects through the effective team management and allocation of resources Create a collaborative environment where support and team work engender the smooth delivery of projects. Empower your team to take on further responsibilities when they are ready Work closely with clients to foresee, plan for and manage any issues that arise Develop, reconcile and negotiate project budgets and guide colleagues in doing the same Oversee and manage account/project profitability Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Life science / Communications degree Significant experience of leading an account team in a public relations / medical communications agency environment Experience in leading a team – supports, develops and effectively manages others Strong financial acumen Problem solver Team orientated Computer literate Excellent interpersonal skills, able to build strong working relationships As Associate Director you will work in a dynamic, open and collaborative environment that supports a good work / life balance. Our client has a structured training program and work as a meritocracy, thus offer excellent opportunities for career progression. For more information or to submit an application for this role, please contact Sabine Willms on 01932 797963 or email@example.com. ID Search & Selection has been successfully placing candidates in healthcare communications jobs for over 15 years. Along the way we’ve built many long term relationships with candidates and clients. We’re now trusted recruitment partners to many leading companies, big, small, network and independent. Our consultants are knowledgeable and professional and will be happy to offer information and advice. We are with you every step of the way, providing a supportive and communicative service that we will tailor to your unique needs. If you feel that this is not quite the role for you, but are looking for something similar, please feel free to reach out as we would be happy to have a chat.