Account Director - Healthcare Advertising & Marketing
A respected healthcare advertising agency based in Marlow is offering a rare opportunity for an Account Director with an impressive track record in healthcare advertising & branding, proven leadership skills and a burning desire to exceed expectations. The company is based in Marlow and handles healthcare advertising for some of the biggest brands from some of the best-know pharmaceutical companies in the world.
You will head up one of the account handling teams in their account handling department, reporting to the CSD, and must therefore be comfortable leading account teams and bring a track record of new business wins, building relationships with clients at senior level, used to launching and the revitalisation of ethical brands both in the UK and internationally, working with affiliates to implement global campaigns, managing financial budgets, and conducting performance reviews with staff, and coaching new learnings and planning development.
The ideal candidate will have a background in healthcare advertising, preferably gained in both healthcare and consumer agencies. A life-science degree or equivalent is helpful, or a medical or nursing qualification is useful but we are more interested in talking to candidates with a broad knowledge of advertising which can be applied to any of the healthcare areas including ethical pharmaceutical brands, consumer health and public affairs.