Account Manager - Med Comms

ID Search & Selection
Macclesfield, UK
20 May 2019
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
My client, a full service international medical communications agency has an opportunity for an account manager to join its award winning team based in either Cheshire or Glasgow.

They work on a range of accounts including publications and medical affairs for big pharma and biotechs. They share work across offices so you will work with an extended team around the world and most people work on more than one account. They have a diverse client work portfolio in a range of therapy areas including rare diseases, oncology, CV, respiratory, dermatology, rheumatology, nephrology and psychiatry.

Our client fosters an enjoyable work environment where everyone has a voice. In addition to an excellent salary you can also expect bonus, healthcare, pension, life assurance and 25 days holiday and much more.


Acting as the primary point of contact, proactively and effectively manage and deliver the full range of medical communications projects by taking responsibility for the day-to-day management of projects
Lead and motivate the internal project teams and provide regular feedback on performance both directly and to line managers
Review outputs against the client's rationale for work, specific project objectives, key messages, and for consistency with the marketing communication aims on the account
Maintain and provide up-to-date account information to the client and internal team as requested
Prepare, attend and actively participate in client meetings, and provide on-site support at scientific meetings (symposia, advisory boards) according to the needs of the account
Contribute to the ongoing monitoring and tracking of progress to achieve forecasts.
Liaise with internal functions to produce project specifications and budget estimates, and ensure accurate recording of time for ongoing projects

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

Life science degree
Previous account management experience gained in a medical communications agency environment
Demonstrates strong capability for financial management
Able to review the work of others and providing constructive feedback
Effective project management skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Attentive to detail with strong organisational skills
Good presentation skills and ability to facilitate meetings
Computer literacy
Team player

This is a great chance to join an agency that aims to challenge team members to reach their potential whilst building around their strength and interests.

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