Account Manager – Healthcare PR & Communications

Are you looking to work for an agency that prides itself on challenging the status quo, is bold, ambitious and committed to driving change in healthcare communications?

Spink is an independent, boutique agency with three decades of experience in creating health changing communications and award-winning campaigns.   

Due to a number of exciting global account wins we are looking to recruit Account Managers with great communication and leadership skills who are looking for a fun and challenging role, want to take their career to the next level but don’t want work to rule their life.


Responsibilities

You could be in Geneva or Vienna working with our European clients, running briefings in Westminster or Brussels, driving global or national public health campaigns, or engaging with the media and influencers to drive credible brand ambassadors and media headlines. The choice is yours. Core responsibilities will include the following:

  • Input into campaign strategy, idea creation and new business proposals and pitches
  • Client liaison and relationship building
  • Management and tactical roll-out of campaigns to ensure first-class campaign delivery
  • Oversee the production of websites, videos, vodcasts and other digital assets
  • Development of compelling copy for campaign and media assets
  • Relationship building with the media, influences, healthcare professionals and other stakeholders
  • Supervision and development of Account Executives
  • Management of budgets, timelines, analytics and KPIs
  • Driving a results-orientated culture that focuses on outcomes as well as outputs


Interested?

We are looking for candidates who meet the following criteria:

  • Ideally two years’ experience in a media, communications or PR environment
  • An interest, qualification or experience in healthcare or medical communications
  • Broad understanding of the media environment and proven experience of generating media coverage
  • Excellent communicator and a team player
  • Ability to make decisions and use own initiative
  • Knowledge of social media content, platforms and engagement strategies
  • Self-motivated and driven to take your career to the next level
  • Car driver, to reach our beautiful rural office location

 

Life at Spink

At Spink, we nurture a supportive team culture, a fun working environment and are always looking for exceptional people to join our team.

Located in the heart of the beautiful Sussex countryside, a role at Spink provides the opportunity to work on a variety of exciting projects that help to shape the direction of the agency and our clients. As a member of the team, you will be encouraged to develop your skills and knowledge with regular personal development mentoring and a comprehensive programme of internal and external training.

Benefits include:

  • 6-monthly profit share scheme
  • 25 days holiday
  • Birthday’s off
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Pension contribution
  • Healthcare incentives
  • Network railcard (after 1 year of service)
  • Loyalty bonuses
  • Weekly Waitrose deliveries
  • An active social calendar

We’re also hugely proud of our recent awards, which include:

  • 2019: Winner, Communications Agency of the Year, Third Sector Awards
  • 2019: Winner, Best Use of Media Relations, PR Week Global Awards
  • 2018: Winner, Excellence in Engagement Through Multiple Channels, PMEA Awards
  • 2019: Highly Commended, Best Environmental Cause Campaign, PR Week Campaigns for Good Awards

 

To apply, send a CV and cover letter to Luke Paskins on luke@spinkhealth.com

 


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