Senior Medical Communications Manager

Updated: April 15, 2024
Location: München, Bavaria, Germany
Job ID: 3857

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Syneos Health is an integrated healthcare communications agency that provides a full-range of creative communications services. The Syneos Health commercial division has a breadth of medical, strategic and creative talent that extends to our partner and affiliate agencies throughout Europe and the US.

At Syneos Health, we believe in providing an environment and culture in which our people can thrive, develop and advance. We reward and recognize our people by providing valuable benefits and a quality of life balance.


The primary purpose of this role is to become the main day-to-day contact for the client, working with the team both internally and externally to ensure the timely delivery of projects. Alongside this, you will be expected to take primary ownership of your accounts and the management of
high-quality outputs from the team.

  • Provide day to day strategic and scientific counsel to clients
  • Translate client business needs into communications action steps with solution-oriented focus
  • Deliver counsel and strategy for corporate healthcare and product related campaigns
  • Manage/ delegate tactical and administrative processes
  • Manage client-related financial and business operations for the team
  • Manage junior team members and oversee their projects and deliverables
  • Take ownership of all core account business/ financial deliverables
  • Actively participate in new business development when required


  • Degree educated
  • Strong healthcare comms experience gained from agency
  • The ability to coordinate multiregional client teams - globally and locally
  • The ability to develop and effectively communicate project timelines
  • Excellent strategical, tactical skills in relation to integrated communication concepts
  • Excellent communication skills Fluency in German and English
  • Strong written communications skills in German and English
  • Strong financial acumen
  • Attention to detail and good proofreading skills
  • Proactivity ability to anticipate client requirements
  • Solution focused suggestion of ideas and recommendations where appropriate
  • Ability to manage and mentor a team effectively

The annual base salary for this position ranges from $X to $Y. The base salary range represents the anticipated low and high of the Syneos Health range for this position. Actual salary will vary based on various factors such as the candidates qualifications, skills, competencies, and proficiency for the role. In addition, some positions may include eligibility to earn commissions/bonus based on company and / or individual performance.

At Syneos Health, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace. If your past experience doesnt align perfectly, we encourage you to apply anyway. At times, we will consider transferable skills from previous roles. We also encourage you to join our Talent Network to stay connected to additional career opportunities.

Why Syneos Health Communications? We are powered by Syneos Health, a global professional services organization designed to help the biopharmaceutical industry shorten the distance from lab to life. We have a proven pedigree in health, with industry titans in every facet of healthcare. This eliminates guesswork and fuels our passion for total, life-changing solutions. At the heart of health, were uniquely poised to predict whats next and respond to the markets demand for smarter and faster answers. We are able to help our customers make important decisions within their business due to our unique understanding of the complexities that come along with working in the healthcare industry. Syneos Health Communications is able to make the complex, simple.

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Syneos Health companies are affirmative action/equal opportunity employers (Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled)

Syneos Health has a voluntary COVID-19 vaccination policy. We strongly encourage all employees to be fully vaccinated. Additionally, certain local governments or Syneos Health customers may have vaccine requirements that apply to some of our employees. These employees are required to submit proof of vaccination to Syneos Health and maintain compliance with these requirements.
At Syneos Health, we believe in providing an environment and culture in which Our People can thrive, develop and advance. We reward and recognize our people by providing valuable benefits and a quality-of-life balance. The benefits for this position will include a competitive compensation package, Health benefits to include Medical, Dental and Vision, Company match 401k, flexible paid time off (PTO) and sick time. Because certain states and municipalities have regulated paid sick time requirements, eligibility for paid sick time may vary depending on where you work. Syneos Health complies with all applicable federal, state, and municipal paid sick time requirements.

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