SeniorAssociate Client Experience, Healthcare
Current is a dynamic team of brand marketing, public relations anddigital veterans leading an independent agency owned by the Interpublic Group(IPG). With offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco, we workwith iconic brands and blue chip clients to develop highly strategic andcreative campaigns, collaborating across our four talent communities: ClientExperience, Planning, Content and Integrated Media. Launched in 2006, Currentoffers an exciting career opportunity for entrepreneurial leaders. Learn more at www.talktocurrent.com
Current is looking for a Senior Associate in Chicagofor its growing healthcare practice. The ideal candidate is passionate abouthealthcare and making a difference in the lives of patients living with variousdiseases and conditions. The Senior Associate will work closely with senior andjunior staff members across several teams to provide counsel and manageday-to-day work, in addition to serving as a key client contact.
The successful candidate will be astrong leader with excellent writing and communications skills and an abilityto translate client needs into project plans. The candidate should have agencyor related experience with a background in healthcare communications, includingexperience leading digital program elements. The person in this role will helpdevelop and implement engagement campaigns for a variety of healthcare clients,including pharmaceutical companies, hospitals and health systems.
Contribute to the development of integrated communicationsprograms
Supervise executional leadership of multiple clientdeliverables/programs
Develop initial client communications, key messaging and relatedmaterials
Leverage earned media expertise; conduct media relations outreach
Manage client expectations by building strong clientrelationships, confidence and trust
Proactively support and suggest improvements and new ideas toexceed client expectations by leveraging healthcare industry knowledge andexperience
2-4years of healthcare/pharma communications, preferably with some agencyexperience
Abilityto translate complex topics into compelling stories
Abilityto multi-task various projects in a deadline-oriented environment
Confidentpresenter and persuasive speaker
Strong PowerPoint skills to creatingcompelling presentations
Minimum: Bachelor's Degree
Strongdecision-making and project management skills
Exceptionaljudgment when working with clients, teams and vendors
Self-motivated,entrepreneurial and endlessly curious
Currentis proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Currentrecruits qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender,age, ethnic or national origin, protected veteran status, physical or mentaldisability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or citizenshipstatus.