Account Director

40,000 - 60,000
15 Mar 2019
14 Apr 2019
PID 3861
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Our client is an independent healthcare consultancy that is part of a larger network of international agencies that have offices throughout the world. Due to continued success, they are looking for an experienced Account Director with publications management experience to join their team in Scotland, Manchester, Macclesfield, Oxfordshire, London or Brighton.

In this role you will be working with the delivery of global medical communications with a focus on complex respiratory diseases. You will take responsibility for managing a broad range of publications projects from briefing to delivery and provide high-level scientific, strategic, and commercial insight.

In addition to a competitive salary, the successful candidate will also enjoy a personal performance-related bonus, a global profit-sharing bonus, pension scheme, life and income protection insurance, and 25 days’ annual leave plus public holidays.


  • Establish and build on positive long-term relationships with client teams Lead, motivate and inspire internal project teams Collaborate with leading medical experts and colleagues across all offices Support business development activities through relationship building and organic growth of accounts

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • A biomedical science degree Significant healthcare communications agency account direction experience particularly with publications Experience leading and managing multifunctional teams both locally and remotely An in-depth understanding of the pharmaceutical industry and relevant compliance/content approval requirements Strong organizational and planning skills Excellent written and verbal communication skills and a diplomatic approach to dealing with multiple client and team requirements Intermediate/advanced skills with standard business software packages (Word/Excel/PowerPoint essential) Experience gained working on rare disease assignments would be an advantage

This is an excellent opportunity to work for an agency where hard work and success are acknowledged and rewarded.

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

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.

If you feel that this is not quite the role for you, but are looking for something similar, please feel free to reach out as we would be happy to have a chat.


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