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Scientific Director

Business Type: Medical Communications Agency
Job Type: Medical Communication
Job Level: Experienced (non manager)
Position: Full Time
Location: United Kingdom
Reference: alvi
Job Details:

It’s a brilliant time to join the team that puts people first.
Here at Prime Global our people are the reason for our success. Sharp scientific and creative minds are the driving force behind our growing business, so our top priority is to nurture a working environment where great talent flourishes.
 A team that cares
 An agency that will invest in you
 High-profile work
 Advancing science and healthcare
 Reward and recognition
 Broad horizons
…six fantastic reasons to choose Prime Global.

The role

As a Scientific Director at Prime Global, You will be responsible for providing scientific and communication support in scientific affairs and communication to existing accounts. You will be responsible to support new business development and assist and encourage organic growth of existing accounts by identifying gaps in services or product offering to existing clients and accounts.
You will be leading provision of scientific input with clients and accounts. Working with the team to ensure that client communication strategies are understood and actioned by editorial/scientific and account teams.
Developing account strategies and plans. Attending workshops and support delivery of meetings, including meeting facilitation when required.


6 years healthcare agency experience in increasingly senior roles
Breadth of experience across:
– types of projects
– therapeutic areas
– types of clients (geographical and healthcare market mix)
Strong appreciation of both Prime Global and clients’ business needs and resourcefulness in coming up with solutions to their challenges
Well developed personal and written communication skills
Proven interest in science, strategy and lifecycle management
Experience in strategic planning
Experience in developing and presenting new business proposals/pitches
Experience of working with extended team across professional, operational and cultural boundaries
Excellent organizational skills and ability to work on own initiative to tight deadlines.
Comfortable presenting to clients, with good presentation skills


  • 33 days annual leave
  • Birthday day off
  • 5% pension contribution
  • Private medical health insurance
  • WORKsmart - allows employees to have flexibility around their start and finish time
  • Home working 2 days per week with further flexibility as required

Posted: 21/07/2021 | NPJ Ref: 276002 | NPJ Original URL