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Senior Account Director

Philadelphia, PA, | Job #317549
Job Title: Senior Account Director
Location: Philadelphia, PA,
Type: Full-Time
Ad Title: Senior Account Director 
Location: Philadelphia 
Type: Direct Hire

Our client is seeking to hire a Senior Account Director to join their team! We're seeking an experience client service professional that can support content deliverables such as slide decks, strategic plans, training materials and/or live events. Must have at least 8+ years experience in a pharmaceutical advertising/ marketing communications agency to be considered at this time. The ideal candidate would bring an agency background with a focus on oncology or ultra rare disease therapeutic areas. 

Senior Account Director Responsibilities:
  • Execute projects including content deliverables such as slide decks, strategic plans, training materials and/or live events
  • Collaborate with internal teams (Project Management, Scientific Communications, Creative, and Editorial)
  • Acts as senior Account staff in development of client marketing strategies and tactics
  • Collaborate with project management team to develop timelines, and identify possible red flags in projects
  • Management of clients and support of a variety of therapeutic areas 

Senior Account Director Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications or related field
  • 8- 10 years account management experience in a pharmaceutical advertising/marketing communications agency
  • Understand and interpret market dynamics, scientific information, and clinical and preclinical data
  • Ability to interpret business metrics and financial information
  • Working proficiency in MS Office, including Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Familiar with routing processes and systems (i.e. Smartsheets, WorkFront, proofHQ, etc.)
  • Knowledge of medical/scientific terminology and clinical data on assigned projects/accounts
  • Understanding of and ability to articulate brand strategy on assigned accounts
  • Ability to execute client deliverables with a sense of urgency and client service orientation

Job ID: 317549LM

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