Senior Account Executive--Healthcare Public Affairs
GolinHarris ranked one of the top 10 public relations agencies in the world, is proud to have been named Large Agency of the Year 2010 and 2007 by PRWeek. Our professionals in 33 offices around the globe build long-term partnerships based on mutual trust. Our vision is to set the gold standard in client service, agency performance and corporate culture. We deliver bold thinking and flawless execution that deliver meaningful results for our clients.
Currently, the Washington DC office of GolinHarris is seeking a Senior Account Executive for our Public Affairs team to manage media relations, stakeholder engagement and external outreach programs for key health care clients. The senior account executive will play a major role in the research, planning and execution of communications activities to support and advance client public policy and public affairs agendas. The senior account executive will independently manage client projects involving multiple deliverables on deadline, execute work with minimal supervision, and support new business efforts. This person will also have responsibility for media relations and event support and will supervise junior staff.
3 to 5+ years of communications experience, preferably in an agency environment. Ideal candidates will have experience in healthcare with emphasis on policy, research, insurance and/or medical devices. Qualified candidates must have exceptional communication (both written and verbal) and interpersonal skills and be able to multi-task efficiently and quickly. S/he must be able to work effectively with clients and colleagues. Successful candidates will be familiar with digital and social media platforms and networks, and possess detailed knowledge of and relationships with healthcare media outlets from key trade publications to national print reporters. This position requires a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
Interested applicants should e-mail a resume with salary expectations to GHDCJOBS@golinharris.com referencing SAEPADC in the e-mail subject line.
GolinHarris is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/AA.M/F/D/V.
GolinHarris Public Affairs
2200 Clarendon BLVD., Suite 1100
Arlington, VA 22201
t + 1 703-741-7513
f + 1 703-741-7501
Agency of the Year 2010 – PR Week
2009 Asia Pacific PR Consultancy of the Year
International Agency of the Year 2008 - PRCA
Agency of the Year 2007 – The Holmes Report