Group Account Supervisor/ GAD- Join an Agency that is Making Strides in the Healthcare Industry

Location: Chicago, IL
Looking for an opportunity that is both challenging and rewarding in an environment that is team driven and values a work-life balance with a focus on professional growth through external learning opportunities and career advancements?
At this agency, you will make an impact by partnering with top, global pharmaceutical and life sciences companies who are developing groundbreaking medicines/treatments and working to make medicines accessible AND affordable. 
  • You will be recognized for your achievements and contributions with no limits on advancement opportunities allowing you to realize your full potential.
  • You will have the opportunity to learn from external training, mentorship, and cross functional project teams.
  • You will be part of a growing Chicago presence and work in a state-of-the-art office with colleagues who love to collaborate and deliver amazing work.

Must-Haves for the Group Account Supervisor / Group Account Director
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, advertising, communications, or related subject is preferred
  • 5+ years of experience with a pharmaceutical advertising agency or medical communications firm with direct client/brand account management
  • Managed markets agency background is a plus
  • Launch experience is preferred
  • Desire to be hands on with client deliverables
  • Ability to travel up to 10% for client meetings (Travel is limited to the Chicago suburban area)
Day-to-Day Activities for the Group Account Supervisor / Group Account Director
  • Assumes primary lead for the client
  • Provides direction to support team on all aspects of project management to ensure client expectations are met or exceeded
  • Manages projects by utilizing approved internal project briefs, proposal templates, and budget tools
  • Collaborates with internal team on overall project plan, objectives, milestones, and deliverables
  • Function as internal team leader ensuring all members of the team work together smoothly and effectively
  • Manage, mentor, and supervise personnel at the Account Supervisor, Associate Account Executive, Account Executive, and/or Senior Account Executive levels
  • Conduct performance reviews, prepare development plan, and MBO’s for direct reports
  • Collaborates with all teams to ensure proposal development is accurate and all teams hours are captured (Traffic, Production, Creative, Clinical/Copy, Meeting Services, etc)
  • Adheres to PhRMA, FDA, OIG, and ACCME guidelines
  • Ensure the highest standards of quality control of client materials and, as appropriate, develop best practices protocols for internal project teams to facilitate quality control

What others are saying about this growing medical communications agency
  • Plenty of opportunities for growth and career advancement, great benefits and accessible leadership
  • I have worked at multiple agencies and they do the best job, by far, of creating a great culture of collaboration and respect
  • There’s a genuine interest in helping me grow professionally
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