Account Manager (Healthcare Public Affairs)
Multi Award-Winning Agency

Our client is a market leading and multi award-winning corporate communications and public affairs agency. Representing a host of clients across the private and third sectors (including FTSE100 businesses and household name charities), our clients pride themselves on offering a highly tailored and innovative service, focused on clients’ strategic objectives.

The agency is ambitious, entrepreneurial, and dedicated to maintaining its position as one of the UK’s leading consultancies. Due to continued year-on-year double-digit growth, our client is now looking to expand their healthcare team.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Leading on accounts for a range of clients, from the devising and development of public affairs strategies, through to the implementation and delivery.
  • The development and maintenance of relationships with key opinion formers across Westminster, Whitehall, and the media, as well as wider stakeholder management and intelligence gathering.
  • Management of client relationships, ensuring key contacts are kept apprised of progress, provided with strategic political counsel, and continue to give buy-in to strategy.
  • Development of a broad and deep understanding of the healthcare policy landscape, including CCGs, NICE, DoH, Trusts, and other major stakeholders.
  • Participation in the agency’s marketing and business development activities, including contributing to pitches, networking, and intelligence gathering.

The successful candidate will:

  • Demonstrate a strong interest in, and knowledge of, the UK healthcare landscape and political climate.
  • Excel at the production of high quality written work, as well as excellent inter-personal and networking skills.
  • Manage multiple and competing deadlines and priorities, delegating where appropriate.
  • Prior experience in the public affairs sector, ideally including some exposure to agency work.

For more information, or a confidential initial discussion, please contact Max Wiltshire on mw@maxwiltshire.co.uk or 020 7760 7645.

 

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Max Wiltshire Ltd. is a search & selection consultancy focused exclusively on recruiting exceptional professional communicators. Our clients include leading communications consultancies, major listed companies, household name charities, and public sector bodies.

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