Scientific Director

£65000 - £75000 per annum
28 Apr 2021
28 May 2021
PID 4134
Sabine Willms
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
Our client is a successful full-service medical communications agency and a market leader who has offices around the world. They are currently looking for a Scientific Director to join their team in Oxfordshire.

In this role, you will drive the editorial leadership of the account teams through effective line management and coaching while providing your high-level scientific, strategic, and marketing insight to innovative and

In addition to working in an in a supportive and vibrant environment, the successful candidate will also enjoy benefits that include pension, profit related pay, performance related bonuses, permanent health insurance, salary exchange, life insurance, 25 days annual holiday, private healthcare, and more.

  • Oversee the management of a full range of high-quality medical communication services
  • Design and support delivery of creative communications including congress activities, advisory boards, standalone meetings, digital and training materials
  • Through effective line management and coaching ensure training, development, and appraisal of all line reports
  • Contribute to pitches, new business development, and the development of existing accounts
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Life Science Degree – preferably a PhD or PharmD
  • Significant previous writing experience in a medical communications agency
  • Able to demonstrate strategic and tactical thinking
  • Strong capability for financial management
  • Interest and understanding of developments in the healthcare industry worldwide
  • Previous account leadership experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills
This is a great opportunity to work on some of the most innovative and global healthcare products in a world leading medical communications agency.

To be considered for this role, candidates must be UK based and fully eligible to work in the UK. They must also have significant medical communications agency experience.

For more information or to submit an application for this role, please contact Sabine Willms on 01932 797963 or via email.

ID Search & Selection has been successfully placing candidates in healthcare communications jobs for over 15 years. Along the way we’ve built many long-term relationships with candidates and clients. We’re now trusted recruitment partners to many leading companies, big, small, network and independent.

Our consultants are knowledgeable and professional and will be happy to offer information and advice. We are with you every step of the way, providing a supportive and communicative service that we will tailor to your unique needs.

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