Our client is a well established, successful medical communications agency, seeking a Senior Account Manager, for the brilliant offices within Surrey.
Responsibilities of the role involve overseeing and providing account management, mentoring more junior colleagues and liaising with senior colleagues, in helping to set strategies for accounts, working closely with the team to ensure successful and timely planning, development, implementation and launch of projects in accordance to client expectations. This is an opportunity to work on both global and European accounts across a whole range of therapy areas.
They have a structured training program available and there are excellent opportunities for progression. In addition to an excellent salary you can expect benefits which include 25 days holidays (rising with service), bonus, flexi-hours, discounted shopping, season ticket loan and remote working options.
Be able to manage the day-to-day running and coordination of accounts and projects
Establish and develop relationships with key client personnel, primarily marketing, medical, regulatory and procurement teams
Ensure delivery of all projects to the highest quality standards, proactively meeting and managing deadlines
Ensure regular client updates or project progress whilst managing any changes that may occur
Delegation of work to external freelancers/suppliers when appropriate and manage these relationships to ensure quality outputs
Proactively alert management to client or programme issues and recommend strategies and solutions
Demonstrate innovation and creativity in brainstorm sessions or when developing programmes
Develop project timelines, in conjunction with senior members of the company and the project team
Arrange internal project kickoff meeting, and ensure project team is briefed on project requirementsKnowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Life Science / Communications Degree
Solid experience of working in a medical communications agency in an account management role
Strong organisational skills, including ability to prioritise and to balance multiple priorities Understanding of local and international regulations relating to industry to enable high-quality, compliant management of projects
Ability to build solid relationships and liaise with opinion leaders
Team player; willing to share information and ideas
Proactive, self-motivated and confidentThere is plenty of scope for development and advancement with this company, so contact Naveed on (phone number removed).
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