AXON London is looking for a strategic Associate Director passionate about science driven communications to join our growing PR team. With an immediate position on the Senior Management Team, you will have opportunities to define the PR team strategy and to contribute towards the overall business success. In addition to contributing to and driving high-level strategy and new business, you will also be responsible for inspiring and empowering our talented team to deliver exceptional quality work for some of our most high-profile clients. With products from all stages from the life cycle – pr e-launch, launch and post-launch – you will be instrumental in working on both internal and external communications, as well as have the opportunity to get involved in market access and policy related communications, measurement bench marking, social media strategy, and patient-focused initiatives.

You will work alongside some of the most talented people in the industry, including specialists in our Insights & Analytics and Creative teams, to produce integrated innovative solutions that help our clients to meet their business objectives.

This is an exciting time for the agency – we were named as one of the UK’s Best Workplaces™ for the fourth year in a row and once again secured a ‘top five’ spot in the PR Week Healthcare Rankings. We are continuing to grow, including our expansion into Brighton. If you are interested in joining a team where you can have real impact, then please see below for more details.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience from a similar role in a fast-paced communications environment (in-house or agency)
  • A strong network of contacts in healthcare communications or a relevant field
  • Industry knowledge and familiarity with current affairs
  • Ability to lead and inspire high-performing individuals
  • A keen eye for detail with an emphasis on quality
  • Great communication skills and the ability to build rapport across cultures
  • Flexible and collaborative style

Does this speak to your interests or expertise? At AXON we are always keen to hear from passionate individuals who might fit into our collaborative and creative team. If you are interested in applying, please send us a copy of your latest CV and a covering letter to [email protected]   

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