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Account Director - 6-month contract

Business Type: Medical Communications Agency
Job Type: Medcomms Account Management
Job Level: Management
Position: Contract
Location: Berkshire
Reference: AD Contract
Job Details:

Account Director –Contract Role

We are currently looking for an account director to support a very busy project. The successful candidate will have exceptional problem-solving, project management and diplomacy skills. Strong face-to-face and written communication skills and a proven ability to develop enduring client relationships are also essential. The successful candidate should be prepared to work in a fast­paced, creative environment with occasional opportunities for travel.

Key duties will include:

·       Working closely with clients and healthcare professionals to understand their needs and translate these into opportunities for developing high-quality medical communication solutions

·       Proactively driving projects forward and seeing them through to completion in a timely manner

·       Working closely with internal teams within Porterhouse to manage priorities and ensure that solutions are delivered to the highest standard

·       Proactively managing project scope and budgets to ensure that any issues are communicated to clients and that project profitability is maintained

·       Developing an understanding of new therapy areas quickly and comprehensively, inspiring confidence with the client

·       Identifying opportunities for new business within existing accounts

·        Leading new business initiatives, including attendance and presentation at pitch meetings

·       Training and developing a team, and conducting performance reviews and appraisals


Desired Background and Skills

  • A bachelor’s degree (2:1 or higher) and a strong academic record
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a senior account management role in a medical communications agency or pharmaceutical company
  • A proven track record of client and account management, and delivery of organic growth and new business
  • Experience of managing and developing a team, and proven leadership and influencing skills in a multidisciplinary environment

·    Strong literacy and numeracy skills, and excellent attention to detail


Posted: 22/07/2019 | NPJ Ref: 239074 | NPJ Original URL
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