£32,000.00 - £35,000.00
London, UK
Posted by: George Buckland
10 Oct

Account Manager Healthcare PR

London, UK
Job Description

Account Manager Healthcare PR 

£35,000 per annum 

Central London 

10 reasons why you should apply for this Healthcare PR job : 

  1. Global giant in healthcare communications
  2. Winner of numerous PR campaign awards 
  3. Award winning for best place to work in PR 
  4. 10+ million fee income meaning they’ve got the money to invest in you and the tools you need to deliver great client work 
  5. Wonderfully integrated teams in Data Science, Creative Direction, and Digital Strategy giving you and your clients innovative top class solutions to meet their strategic healthcare communications objectives 
  6. Superior client list covering Private Sector, Governmental, NGOs, and NonProfit 
  7. Highly desirable work including Public Health campaigns, Patient Advocacy, Thought Leadership, Stakeholder engagement, Reputation management, Behaviour change, Strategic Media Strategies, and Creative campaigns
  8. First-rate leadership team drawn from Medical Affairs, Communications Agencies, NGOs, and NonProfit meaning you learn from the best 
  9. Collegial and enterprising team culture enhanced with overseas offices exchange programmes. staff wellness investment from healthy office snacks to mindfulness sessions, running calendar of team social events, mentorship programme, regular internal & external speakers, and you’ll receive financial contributions as well as flexi-time support so that you can take advantage of learning opportunities from classes to events 
  10. Financial wellbeing assured - as well as a highly completive salary you’re given free access to independent financial advisors so that you can make the most of your benefits package. 

The opportunity : 

Working as Account Manager Healthcare PR you will run one or more small accounts taking the lead on communication plans. You will be afforded the autonomy to work with minimal supervision.
You will be supported in the development of your strategic account development skills so that you understand the “big picture” in relation to the  strategic objectives of the healthcare communications project.

You will cultivate the client & agency relationship building trust with the client and ensuring effective day-to-day communications., You will be key in developing effective team working ensuring that financial and administrative processes are followed. Focussed on quality you will use your knowledge and experience to identify areas for improvement in daily agency operations so that clients and staff continue to receive best service. As a positive role model you will inspire and motivate account executives ensuring their knowledge and skills are developed - for example by contributing to webinars and other in-house events such as “lunch and learns”. 

Key responsibilities : Account Manager Healthcare PR

  • Run small accounts and run significant projects within larger accounts leading on communication plans, and media strategies
  • Contribute to strategic account planning & development 
  • Advise senior colleagues regarding workload, budgets, and schedules with you taking ownership for proactive project tracking so as to meet deadlines 
  • Delegation of tasks and monitoring of junior staff’s workload and quality control 
  • Content development across your campaigns 
  • Develop relationships with journalists across the Pharma and Healthcare media
  • Motivate, coach. and support the career development of junior account staff 
  • Allocate work to junior account team members
  • Ensure client service levels are met 
  • Maintain profitability of accounts by contributing to the creation of campaign budgets, and monitoring budgets throughout campaigns

Based in modern offices in the heart of Central London you will find your commute easy. Do not delay in applying.

Job ID Reference
Desired Skills & Experience


  • Experience of contributing to the running of healthcare PR projects 

  • Project management skills : ability to prioritise across multiple campaigns 

  • Knowledge : a good awareness of the Pharmaceutical, Health & Wellness media landscape

  • Budget management : you’ll be comfortable tracking budgets and be confident in raising queries with your Senior Account Manager 

  • People management skills : providing guidance to Account Executives supporting the development of their skills and knowledge  


  London, United Kingdom
George Buckland Ltd is a London based Recruitment Agency managing a wide range of job opportunities including jobs in Medical Communications, HealthCare Advertising, and Publishing.
 London, UK