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Account Director

Negotiable | London, Greater Manchester |  Medical Communications & Medical Education, Client Services |  Permanent  | Ref:890095

The Role

Account Director - join a highly collaboratively healthcare communications team to develop award-winning creative and scientific communications for EU pharma clients - Manchester or London - £45-55k benefits - The company everyone wants to work for! Outstanding industry reputation with a lively, fun and passionate Medical Education team!

*Remote interview process


The Company

A 50-person specialist Scientific e-Learning and HCP Engagement agency with teams in the US and UK:

  • MODERN - Based in quirky, modern offices
  • TEAM - Have a real team focus, fun and vibrant culture where everyone supports each other regardless of seniority and position
  • BENEFITS - Private medical, life insurance, free eye tests, 25 days annual 1 extra day for special occasions, enhanced maternity/paternity pay, pension scheme, income protection, assistance programme, flexible working (homeworking or adjusted working pattern), long service awards, season ticket loans and more!
  • TRAINING - Dedicated training academy with a variety of workshops
  • SOCIAL - Lots going on including monthly drinks & nibbles, weekly free breakfast get-together


The Role

As Account Director

  • Enjoy working in a highly collaborative environment with specialist talent in scientific communications, events, digital platforms and applications, film, exhibitions and print.
  • Nurture and grow trusted relationships with clients building knowledge about their strategy, product positioning, ways of working and culture.
  • Build on your Oncology therapy area knowledge, market audience insights and healthcare trends so you can confidently guide and advise clients.
  • Proactively and regularly map product challenges and demonstrate the ability to translate these into meaningful agency opportunities that deliver value to your clients.
  • Operational leadership, securing the appropriate talent and crafting the right processes required in the account and the projects to enable teams to deliver excellence for your clients.
  • Line management / mentoring; provide time and space for account managers and executives to learn and apply learnings to practical experiences, shape and support career goals, provide hints and tips, encouragement and advice



To be considered for this Account Director role you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience or a passion for oncology
  • Experienced in leading growing accounts from pre-launch through launch
  • UK market HCP and patient engagement or educational experience
  • Commercial and MSL training programmes
  • Digital education programme experience (e-learning)
  • Veeva experience or certification


What should you do next?

Having met this client recently we have a lot of insight into the agency and this Account Director position so please apply and we can arrange a time to talk in more detail to see if it is a good match for you. Your details won't be shared with the client without your consent.

Unless otherwise stated, if applying for a job within the European Union, you must ensure that you are already authorised to work there.

Carrot Pharma Recruitment Ltd acts as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency on behalf of our client in recruitment for this role.



Louise Lavelle

Which team and area do you work/specialise in?

Healthcare Communications covering Medical Communications, Medical Education, Healthcare Advertising and PR.

What are some of the typical roles you cover?

Client Services: Senior Account Director, Group Account Director, Client Services Director, Director of Client Services, Business Unit Director, Managing Director, Business Development Director, Strategic Solutions Director, Client Partnership Director, Agency Lead

Editorial: Scientific Team Lead, Editorial Lead, Scientific Director, Editorial Director, Senior Scientific Specialist, Executive Scientific Director, Senior Scientific Director, Director of Scientific Services, Business Unit Director, Managing Director, Agency Lead


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