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Reference: 72676

Date Added: 11 September 2019
Closing Date: 31 October 2019

Job Title: Account Manager / Senior Account Manager – Health Public Affairs

Working For: a client of JFL

Location: London

Salary: £35,000-£40,000 DOE

Job Details

This close-knit, specialist agency is looking for an Account Manager / Senior Account manager to join their high-calibre team! While this role is an initial 12-month maternity cover, there is a strong possibility of a permanent role due to agency growth.

Specialising in the health sector, this Public Affairs, Lobbying, and Political Communications agency has captured an impressive share of the market and works with a range of high-profile clients across Health, MedTech, Professional Societies, and 3rd sector. They offer fantastic exposure and real opportunity to take ownership of your work and gain access to a range of stakeholders and high-profile individuals.

Responsibilities:

  • Delivering client programmes and ensuring progress is made against account work plans
  • Day to day management of a range of clients’ accounts, taking responsibility for driving planning, delivery and results
  • Developing a deep understanding of clients and their operating environments, using this knowledge to help solve client problems
  • Developing strategies and activities for clients alongside senior directors, and overseeing their execution, quality controlling all aspects of the clients’ programmes and relationship with the agency
  • Engaging and building relationships with clients at the highest levels based on trust and delivering results
  • Driving the successful delivery of engagement programs across Westminster, Whitehall, and government, ensuring that client’s strategic priorities are articulated to key decision makers
  • Understanding how to engage with target stakeholders, including government, parliamentarians, civil servants and the media

Requirements:

  • Proven track record working in public affairs or policy, ideally within an agency environment
  • Account management experience
  • Experience of developing and maintaining expertise in specific client sectors and related policy fields
  • Demonstrable experience of influencing senior stakeholders
  • An outstanding communicator with very advanced writing skills
  • Experience in identifying and developing new business leads
  • Bring or develop an impressive network of contact across the sector, both in government and industry

Closing Date: 31 October 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will be held on a rolling basis.

Application Details

To apply, or for more information, please email your CV to georgia@jflrecruit.com

Website: https://jflrecruit.com/

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