Senior Account Executive, Healthcare Public Affairs (GolinHarris)
Location: Arlington, VA – United States
Department – 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. Our professionals in 34 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.
The Washington, D.C. office of GolinHarris is looking for 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 event support and will supervise junior staff.
We require 4+ years of communications experience, preferably in an agency environment. The ideal candidate will have experience in health care with emphasis on policy, research, patient/physician issues, pharmaceuticals and/or care delivery. 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 health care media outlets from key trade publications to national print reporters. This position requires a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
How to Apply
Please e-mail your 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.