Career Opportunities

Account Executive, Healthcare

Salary: £25,000 - £27,000 p.a.

Location: London

Employment Type: Full-time

In our dedicated Healthcare Practice, we help our healthcare clients bring products, services, and propositions to life, turning complex concepts into simple and compelling messages.

As you’d expect, we’re strong on the science. But we also provide creative flare and strategic know-how, delivering programmes built on unique ideas and insights. It’s a combination that leads to measurable and meaningful outcomes.

What sets us apart is our enthusiasm, our authenticity, and our professional and personal approach. We’re a team that you will enjoy working with. We communicate science with passion.

The role – Account Executive

Over the past three years, Madano’s Healthcare Practice has grown significantly to become one of the UK’s largest focused healthcare communications offerings. To support our continued growth we’re looking for an Account Executive to join our team!

We’re looking for someone with bags of enthusiasm, who is motivated, curious, and eager to learn. Consultancy experience is not essential, but an interest and appetite for all things communications – media, health campaigns, science, digital – will be what defines the successful candidate. We want someone who can help our clients tell their stories.

Key skills:

Communications expertise

  • Someone who has an interest in media and understands what makes an interesting story
  • Someone who has a passion for writing and can work with our Creative team to produce multimedia (visual, video etc.) content
  • Someone with a good knowledge of digital communications and social media
  • An ability to simplify complex science
  • Someone who has an interest in the healthcare sector and the current health agenda, including latest innovations in drug development and health technology

Client service

  • Shows a determination to deliver results simultaneously across multiple complex accounts
  • Demonstrates an ability to multi-task in time-sensitive, pressurised situations
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in written communication

People skills

  • Be able to build relationships across the Healthcare Team and wider company
  • Be able to build trusted relationships with clients on the account which you work

What the role can offer you

  • The opportunity to work with varied and interesting clients
  • The chance to work with a well-established, hard-working, and fun team
  • You will work alongside some of the most talented people in the industry, including specialists in our Insights & Analytics and Creative teams
  • First rate, dedicated training that enables employees to take control of their careers to become experts in their field and trusted advisors to clients
  • An opportunity to progress your career in a fast-growing Consultancy

Our benefits

As well as the basic salary, great social events and a culture of continual learning, our competitive benefits package* includes:

  • 25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays (with the ability for it to rise to a maximum of 30 days alongside length of service)
  • 5% employer pension contribution
  • Private Medical insurance (for you and your family)
  • Income Protection insurance
  • Life Assurance service insurance at 4x your salary
  • Financial support and advice
  • Travel insurance (for you and your family)
  • An annual ‘wellness’ benefit of £150 after one year’s service
  • Paid sabbatical after 5 years’ service

*Some benefits are contingent on successful completion of probation period.

Please note that the successful candidate must have permission to work in the UK by the start of their employment.

How to apply

Send your latest CV, along with the answers to the questions below to [email protected].

  1. Tell us about a healthcare campaign you admire? (In less than 100 words)
  2. What attributes/behaviours do you think are important when thinking about delivering excellence to clients? (In less than 100 words)

Please note that the successful candidate must have permission to work in the UK by the start of their employment. However, please note that Madano is not registered to sponsor applicants.

Equal opportunities

Madano is committed to a policy of equal opportunities and non-discrimination. At all times we aim to recruit, develop, and promote the very best people, basing judgement solely on suitability for the job.

We particularly encourage applications from those who are significantly underrepresented in our sector, such as disabled people, ethnic minorities, and neurodiverse people.

About Madano

Madano is committed to building a better world through intelligent and digital communications. We work with clients who are solving the major challenges of our time through science and technology – helping them tell their story, make the right connections, change attitudes and influence behaviours.

Our people are highly motivated and engaged, always encouraged to make their voices heard and given the opportunity to progress. And while we deal with serious issues, we make sure we don’t take ourselves too seriously along the way. Questioning accepted wisdom, always looking for alternative solutions, ours is a purpose-driven culture where everyone pulls together to make a lasting difference.

We have resolved to work only with organisations whose values align with our own. And we employ people who demonstrate a genuine commitment to delivering positive change.