Career Opportunities

Senior Account Executive, Healthcare

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 – Senior 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 a Senior Account Executive to join our team. This person should have at least one year’s experience in a consultancy setting or other science/healthcare communications role.

A Senior Account Executive is a critical part of our accounts and will be integral to developing content and learning efficient project management. We are looking for a disciplined self-starter who thrives on a high level of personal accountability and a willingness to learn. The candidate must be able to show their interest in all things healthcare communications – media, medical, advocacy, digital – through recent projects. We want someone who can help our clients tell their unique stories.

Key skills:

Communications expertise

  • Ability to write strong first drafts for a range of materials, including articles, press releases and social content
  • Able to communicate and coordinate briefs and feedback with relevant internal and external stakeholders
  • Someone with a knowledge of digital communications and social media
  • A strong scientific background and ability to simplify complex science

Client service

  • Able to deliver high quality work across multiple accounts
  • Demonstrates an ability to multi-task in time-sensitive, pressurised situations
  • Knows the status of all projects and ensures timelines are adhered to by all parties
  • Demonstrates proactivity and enthusiasm in learning new skills and building experience in new areas
  • Possesses strong attention to detail and an ability to proofread/QC documents at each stage of development
  • Able to identify and disseminate relevant information to clients as requested
  • Understanding of who to involve and engage with at all stages of a project

Business development

  • Brings fresh thinking and ideas to support the team in winning new business

People skills

  • Able to build collaborative relationships across the Healthcare Team and wider company
  • Able to build trusted relationships with clients and support the team across projects

What the role can offer you

  • The opportunity to work with varied and dynamic clients across the healthcare space
  • The chance to work with a well-established, hard-working, and collaborative team
  • The ability to 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 you to take control of your career, become an expert in the field of healthcare communications, and a trusted advisor to clients
  • An opportunity to progress your career in a fast-growing Consultancy

Our benefits

As well as your salary, team social events, and a culture of continual learning, you’ll get:

  • 25 days’ annual leave, 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 4 x your salary
  • Financial support and advice
  • Travel insurance (for you and your family)
  • Annual wellness benefit of £150 after one year’s service
  • Paid sabbaticals after 5 years’ service

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

Want to be part of shaping the future? Here’s where to start.

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

  1. Tell us about a healthcare campaign that you admire (100 words or less)
  2. What attributes/behaviours do you think are important when thinking about delivering excellent communication? (100 words or less)

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

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.