Account Director, imre Health

Account/Operations New York, New York


Description

imre is a fiercely independent marketing agency that creates purpose driven ideas that work. We are a passionate team of creators harnessing the twin powers of optimism and empathy to turn patients and healthcare providers into brand believers. We are one of the fastest growing and most exciting agencies working in pharmaceutical/healthcare marketing today, and we’re looking to add an Account Director (AD) to our team of experts.

Reporting to one of our VP’s, the Account Director will serve as the day-to-day senior counselor for a cutting-edge pharmaceutical program. This position requires someone with a wealth of agency and industry experience, mastery of the digital and social landscape and a passion for improving the way brands interact with consumers. Pharmaceutical marketing experience, as well as a workable knowledge of FDA regulations and MLR processes, procedures and best practices is critical. Agency experience is preferred.  

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  • Building, maintaining and growing strong client relationships
  • Providing overall leadership for account teams in planning, recommending and implementing proactive communication initiatives
  • Partnering in the development of novel and highly impactful brand strategies
  • Planning and developing programs and services which are consistent with the client’s mission and brand strategy
  • Operationalizing new and untested approaches for engaging audiences on and offline
  • Planning, developing and defending budget recommendations and program strategies
  • Accountability for fiscal management of client budgets and achieving objectives while operating within budget
  • Driving new business development and account growth

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Prior agency experience working with PHARMACEUTICAL industry 
  • Exceptional oral and written communications skills, knowledge of integrated marketing and communications programs
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to direct integrated teams of specialists 
  • Analytical thinking, problem solving and conceptual skills
  • Ability to guide client relationships and propose marketing and communications solutions
  • Team leader who encourages collaboration and ideation among team members as well as an aggressive and fearless marketer, that is willing to get their hands dirty and do whatever it takes to deliver the highest quality work on behalf of their clients 
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Communications, Mass Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Advertising or English
  • 10-12 years of experience with agency experience 

THE PERKS: 

  • The best coworkers you'll ever meet
  • Reduced Friday hours year round 
  • $200 quarterly Mind and Body bonus
  • Sabbatical leaves starting at 3 years
  • 401K with match
  • Generous PTO program
  • Beer Thursday & Happy Hours in the office
  • Bagel Fridays & Wellness Wednesday
  • Annual company retreat

imre is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit, qualifications, abilities and business needs. imre does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.  This policy governs all terms and conditions of employment, including selection, job assignment, compensation, discipline, termination and access to benefits and training.