Account Executive - Health

Spink is an award-winning healthcare communications agency that has 30 years of experience in creating and executing inspirational campaigns. Our depth of market knowledge and strategic thinking enable us to change conversations and influence behaviour on a local, national and global scale.

We're looking for a driven individual to join our fantastic team and work as an Account Executive across some of the agency's leading healthcare clients.



Our extensive expertise means that no two days are the same. One day we’re lobbying policy-makers in the European Parliament and the next we’re dominating global headlines with our latest media campaign. Candidates are expected to pro-actively deliver results in a fast-paced environment and, under the supervision of an Account Manager and/or Account Director, duties will include:

Writing and Media Relations:

  1. Creation of media hooks, press releases and supporting communication materials
  2. Liaison with trade and consumer media and the development of journalist relationships
  3. Organisation and management of press events

Digital and Social Media:

  1. Development and execution of social media content to engage with target audiences, stakeholder groups and consumer networks
  2. Production and management of website and digital copy
  3. Liaison with design team in producing engaging visual materials, such as campaign infographics, GIFs and animations


  1. Ongoing liaison with clients, journalists and stakeholders to ensure first-class campaign delivery
  2. Contribution to agency proposals and pitches
  3. Budget and database management
  4. General administrative support



Candidates should be an excellent communicator and a team player that is passionate about challenging the status quo. Desired skills include:

  1. Creative thinker
  2. Self-motivated
  3. Ability to work flexibly and under pressure
  4. Ability to make decisions and use own initiative
  5. Open, prepared and ready to learn new skills
  6. Professional (appearance and approach)
  7. Investigative
  8. Car driver


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:

  1. 6-monthly profit share scheme
  2. Subsidised canteen
  3. 22 days holiday
  4. Birthday’s off
  5. Flexible working arrangements
  6. Pension contribution
  7. Network railcard (after 1 year of service)
  8. Loyalty bonuses
  9. An active social calendar

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

  1. 2019: Winner, Communications Agency of the Year, Third Sector Awards
  2. 2019: Winner, Best Use of Media Relations, PR Week Global Awards
  3. 2018: Winner, Excellence in Engagement Through Multiple Channels, PMEA Awards
  4. 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

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