£47,000.00 - £55,000.00
Buckinghamshire, UK
Posted by: George Buckland
10 Oct

Senior Programme Manager

Buckinghamshire, UK
Job Description

Senior Programme Manager

Client Services 

Medical Education Agency 

Buckinghamshire, UK

£47,000 to £55,000 

As Senior Programme Manager you have operational management responsibility for the delivery of traditional and digital medical education programmes :

  • Pharma sponsored meetings for an audience of Health Care Professionals 
  • Digital learning channels such as webinars 
  • Stand-alone meetings - national and international 
  • Advisory boards 
  • Satellite meetings 
  • Key Opinion and Advocacy management 

Your day to day responsibility includes :

  • maintaining client contact
  • managing delivery against budget
  • implementing project plans to make certain timelines are met
  • mentoring of junior programme executives
  • making certain that regulatory processes are followed
  • liaison with the editorial team regarding content delivery
  • briefing Key Opion Leaders (KOL)
  • KOL liaison
  • attend scientifc conferences and medical meeetings to support the delivery of programmes 
  • programme evaluation in order to assess ROI for your clients.

You report on a day to day basis to your Programme Director. The Programme Director leads on strategy. As Senior Programme Manager you will be encouraged to furrther develop your strategic programme development skills.

Why join this Agency : 

The agency is a specialist in Medical Education Programmes - pure and simple - the objective to be achieved at all times is to influence behaviour change and inspire brand advocacy. On occasion the agency works with other specialists as part of integrated campaigns - this includes specialists in Market Access, Patient Advocacy, and Healthcare PR. 

Good opportunities for career growth. 
With the agency increasing it’s headcount 50% in 2017 & 2018 and with plans to do the same 2019-20 you will benefit from terrific promotional opportunity.

The owners are hands on with leading strategy and business development - they have 50 years of experience between them meaning you’ll be learning from people at the top of their game. The directors have a background in big Pharma which gives them and you a unique insight into what medical affairs teams need and expect from their healthcare communication agency.

Currently at 30 staff the directors plan to increase headcount to 40 staff by end 2020. This fast paced growth means excellent career development.

Located in Buckinghamshire, South East England surrounded by lovely Chilterns countryside the office is easily reached from all of Buckinghamshire as well as from many parts of West London, North West London, Middlesex, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Bedfordshire. There is free car parking at the office and Central London is easily reached by tube. It’s a great team with regular socials and a terrific supportive working environment. Benefits include Private Health Insurance and Bonus Scheme.

  • A Client Services Job with a highly respected Medical Education Agency experiencing 50% increase in headcount year on year meaning exciting work and clear career progression.

    • Apply now. Don't delay.
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Desired Skills & Experience
  • At least 3 years of experience working as Programme Manager, Account Manager, or Project Manager within an agency environment such as a Medical Education Agency, Healthcare Communications Agency, Healthcare Advertising Agency, Healthcare PR agency, or experience of working with a Pharmaceutical company within Medical Affairs, Marketing, or Medical Information.  

  • Awareness of a range of tradiitional and digital medical education activities

  • Understanding of the objectives sought by the delivery of medical communication programmes such as influencing behaviour change and building brand advoacy 


  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.
 Buckinghamshire, UK