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Account Director - Award Winning Healthcare PR Agency - London

Company: Meet
Reference: AT2312
Closing Date: 23 Jan 17
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): 40,000 - 60,000

Job Summary:

Exciting opportunity for an Account Director with an award winning Healthcare PR agency based in London.


Company Background:

This agency focuses on accounts and projects across Healthcare PR, Medical Communications and Public affairs and have won awards for their blockbuster accounts. They have a very creative approach to their work and have a fun, relaxed working environment making a conscious effort to have flexible working arrangements. They have an excellent training and development programme which consists of one to one coaching to build confidence and presentation skills with a lot of role play involved.

The accounts that they work across are Global and UK focused with an integrated offering to their approach to solve client problems.

Key Responsibilities

  • Client Service – Develop/maintain strong relationships, contribute to client marketing and communications, negotiate adequate resource and appropriate fees, effectively manage meetings.
  • Industry Awareness – Utilise understanding of healthcare, self-care media and digi environments, build in depth knowledge of consumer goods in the pharmaceutical industry, keep updated with new developments within the communications and PR industry, along with regulatory bodies that impact the business.
  • Account direction – lead development of strategic programmes, direct the account team, oversee the financial status, ensure appropriate resourcing of accounts and that all written communication adheres to the agency style.
  • People Management – set expectations, create supportive learning culture, assist recruitment and inductions.
  • Business Management – demonstrate understanding of overall business, contribute and participate in divisional management, assist with the development and delivery of the divisional plan.
  • New Business – assist with new leads and development of the pitch, identify new business opportunities

Skills Required

  • Senior Account Management/ Account Director experience in Healthcare Comms Agency
  • Degree or of Graduate calibre – Life Sciences preferred
  • Excellent people management, leadership, project management skills

Commutable locations:

Berks, Bucks, Hants, Herts, Surrey, Central London, Greater London, West London

To discuss this role in more detail in confidence please call Akina Taniguchi on 02030195974, alternatively email on

Meet are good people who are great at recruitment. We're proud to partner with the industry's leading Pharmaceutical and Healthcare companies

 Key Words:  Senior Account Executive, Account Manager, Senior Account Manager, Account Director, Healthcare Communications, Healthcare PR, Consumer Health PR, Ethical Health PR, Central London, Greater London.

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Contact Information:

Address:  meet
Euston Tower Levels 32-34 286 Euston Road London
Tel:  +44 203 178 7488
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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