Senior Account Manager

Location: Kent, England
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Life Sciences
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 70948_1536312990
Contact: Nikola Nagy
Email: email Nikola
Account Manager
Kent, UK
Permanent - Office-based

I am proud to be working for one of the well-known medical communication agency who is looking for a driven and experienced Account Manager within their people-focused business environment.

The AM works closely with the Editorial and wider Client Services team to effectively and proactively manage key projects within the designated accounts, providing the link between clients and internal teams and driving the delivery of projects that meet the strategic direction defined by the client brief.


Account & Project Management:

*Takes responsibility for the day to day management of all aspects of the account
*Develops and monitors systems for effectively tracking project status so that internal and external teams are kept updated
*Troubleshoots challenges efficiently
*Works with the highest attention to detail at all times
*Adheres to internal and external review processes to ensure quality, accuracy and compliance of designated projects
*Responsible for development of budgets and for financial aspects of the account and its profitability
*Ensures the wider delivery team adheres to schedules to ensure timely delivery of all projects
*Demonstrates a solid knowledge and understanding of the breadth of medical communications activities
*Works to develop an awareness of strategic value of each project within the account
*Actively participates and cooperates as a team member. Is open and responsive to requests for help and proactively seeks to incorporate initiatives to ensure effective team work and to maximise productivity. Adapts individual style to maximise all working relationships
*Promotes team spirit and generates a positive and productive environment that gives a sense of unity towards achieving shared team goals


Qualification:

*Science degree/other relevant degree or strong interest in the area and proficiency in Microsoft office (in particular Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
*Proven ability to manage designated accounts and projects in the Med Ed/communications industry or similar
*Limited coaching/supervision required. Support may be necessary on some complex/new project formats. Expectation of self-motivation and accountability