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Thursday, November 16, 2006

Weber Shandwick - Account Supervisor, Healthcare

Weber Shandwick is seeking a Account Supervisor for its Healthcare division. Account Supervisor candidates should have a minimum of 6 years of experience and possess excellent writing skills. Prior Healthcare experience in an agency or in-house communications department is desirable. Candidates should have experience working with both national and trade media. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with everything from writing high-profile news releases and pitching/placing stories to strategic media planning, product launches, events, satellite media tours, etc. Must be a motivated team player with a strong client focus, and ability to supervise and mentor junior team members.

Responsibilities:
  • Account Supervisors manage multiple accounts while building their proficiency and the necessary skills needed to lead and manage teams. Account Supervisors provide tactical counsel to clients, and manage the appropriate implementation on a variety of projects in a timely, deadline-focused basis. The Account Supervisor is the first level of management within the agency. AS will serve as daily client contact, helping client to develop strategies and key messaging
  • AS will supervise media and analyst relations
  • Requirements:
  • 5 -7 years related professional PR experience, preferably in Healthcare industry
  • Prior supervisory experience required
  • Bachelor's degree
  • For immediate consideration, apply online at www.webershandwick.com. Please attach your resume on the last page of the online application. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer