Account Manager - (Agency)

28000.00 - 36000.00 GBP Annual
29 Nov 2016
27 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Account Manager - Bristol

Salary up to ??36,000 DOE

We are keen to attract an experienced Account Manager who has gained at least two years' experience within a marketing agency plus a working knowledge of the healthcare or pharmaceutical industry. The appointed Account Manager will be responsible for managing two healthcare accounts in a busy agency environment. It is also important that you have a passion for Brand marketing.

Ideally you have a desire to join an agency that takes a slightly different approach to agency life where the work-life balance is right and offers you the opportunities to express your inner creativity. You'd be working alongside some of the most talented and friendly individuals in the industry ensuring the working environment is second to none.


* Day-to-day liaison with clients including weekly status calls and writing contact reports
* Internal briefing and planning to meet client deadlines and budgets
* Liaison with other external stakeholders including media buyers, printers and pharmaceutical industry experts
* Handling budgets, managing campaign costs and invoicing details
* Confident presentation skills to deliver insight (and creative thoughts) to clients and other key stakeholders
* Ability to review and understand clinical data and subsequent translation of that understanding into briefing
* Management of the approval process, proof-reading and quality control checks prior to release of materials
* An understanding of digital communication channels including CLM/CRM systems, websites, email and online advertising
* Working with the Account Director to develop marketing plans and assist with the formulation of marketing strategies


* At least two years' experience of working on ethical healthcare (prescription) brands is essential
* You will be educated to degree standard in life sciences or associated field
* Experience of CRM/CLM system implementation is advantageous but not essential

A fully competitive basic salary is on offer that will match your level of experience and expertise, plus all the other usual stuff that comes as standard.

Due to the high volume of responses that we receive for our advertisements we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you have not received a response within 5 working days of forwarding your CV to us, then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for your interest and please do not hesitate to forward your CV to us again for other roles matching your skills and experience.

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For 16 years GB Solutions has provided an unrivalled service whilst developing a team of specialist consultants providing permanent, contract and temporary staff across a vast number of industries. As a member of the REC we are committed to working to the highest possible standards