Account Director

Updated: June 3, 2021
Location: New York, NY, United States
Job ID: 133241


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Overview

We are seeking a public relations professional with strong project management, logistical and desktop research skills. This job presents the opportunity to work on rare and neurodegenerative conditions.


You are organized, driven, and thrive in an ownership position.

You're ambitious and business-savvy enough to secure and organize high-visibility, large-scale projects. However, you know that maintaining close individual relationships and being a reliable liaison are the keys to building confidence and lasting trust with your customers. Can you see the big picture and the details? You have the potential to excel in this dynamic Account Director level role with Biosector 2.


Biosector 2 (B2) is a global healthcare communications agency known for telling the right brand and disease state story at the right time and place. We strive to create behavior change among our clients’ most important stakeholders, including patients, healthcare providers, and community partners. We offer best-in-class communications strategy, digital and social media, issues management, stakeholder engagement, and analytics and measurement. Our dynamic, insightful approach, coupled with our capabilities, allows us to solve today’s problems while uncovering tomorrow’s opportunities.

Responsibilities

  • Support senior leads in development and execution of broad communications strategy for biotech, including corporate narrative and brand refinement and roll out, executive visibility, corporate and data milestone announcements and internal communications
  • Develop internal and external communications, ranging from corporate messaging and executive social media content to briefing materials and executive slides to support larger presentations;
  • Support development of advocacy relations strategy and communications
  • Robust, cross-functional project management ensuring timely delivery of flawless materials and counsel to support corporate communications, scientific exchange and media relations
  • Review and oversee development of timelines, calendars, action plans, runs of show, agendas, call notes and overall account support materials
  • Review and oversee milestone-specific media monitoring and results reporting
  • Support budget management and monthly billing processes
  • Act as day-to-day contact for core clients
  • Regularly collaborate with partnering agencies, shared services, vendors, media and other third-parties

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in public relations, communications or related field
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in a professional environment within the healthcare public relations and/or communications industries 
  • Experience and interest advocacy relations/patient engagement 
  • Ability to multi-task and perform under pressure in a fast-paced (but fun) environment, meeting internal and external deadlines 

Biosector 2 is part of Syneos Health Communications, a purpose-built collective of agencies focused on supporting health and biopharmaceutical innovators. We work in scalable, collaborative teams that partner across disciplines and geographies to deliver integrated communications strategies that accelerate brand performance. In today’s fast-changing and complex environment, success lies in making connections: between science, emotion and technology; between data, design and human insight. We are able to make those connections because our advertising, public relations, medical communications, digital, data science, research and market access specialists work closely with each other and with healthcare experts, including physicians, pharmacists and advocates. Together, we are the connected healthcare partner tapping rich insights to drive innovation, change behavior and pioneer a new era of accountable marketing.

Syneos Health Communications is powered by Syneos Health, a global professional services organization designed to help the biopharmaceutical industry shorten the distance from lab to life.

 WORK HERE MATTERS EVERYWHERE | How will you accelerate bringing new therapies to patients?

Syneos Health is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled) 

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