Group Director, Healthcare PR at Real Chemistry (Remote)
It's not every day we have a chance to make the world a healthier place—but here, it’s our way of life. Idealistic? Maybe. Deeply pragmatic? Always. Real Chemistry is a global health innovation company that has carved out its space at the intersection between healthcare, marketing and communications, tech, and the people at the heart of it all. It’s with a great sense of purpose that we work together with brave health and wellness companies to create and inspire healthier, happier, and longer lives. It’s our passion. And if you’re still reading, we’re guessing it might be yours too. We are looking to add to our alchemic mix of more than 2,000 talented professionals. At Real Chemistry, we don’t just wish the world was healthier. We leverage tech, data and creativity to make it so. You in?
Real Chemistry is seeking an amazing Group Director to join our growing team! We are looking for driven, savvy game changers who are ready to dive into the trenches and make an immediate impact.
Lead multiple client engagements of varying sizes in a fast-paced environment.
Develop and maintain client relationships through exceptional client relationship skills.
Seamlessly flex between big picture strategic development/ad hoc guidance and assure execution of tactics are flawless.
Guide the client(s) on integrated marketing/communications decisions, finding opportunities to flourish their brand.
Maintain and nurture relationships with media channels to ensure our services are executed strategically and appropriately.
Develop high-level and persuasive communications plans (annual, quarterly, etc.)
Lead operational efforts and be accountable for the financial performance of engagements through management of budgets and team members.
Manage client budgets, budget tracking, staffing and billability.
Ensure the quality of the account team(s) is held to the highest standard and that all client requests are handled in a strategic and timely manner.
Partner with shared service leads to run and grow integrated business (social media/digital, creative), and to develop business opportunities.
Directly supervise account staff and promote learning and development to help build a high performing culture.
Required Skills & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in a related field; advanced degree preferred
10+ years of experience in a Public Relations agency or client side
Experience working with clients within the Healthcare industry
Understanding of the constantly evolving digital world
Outstanding verbal and written presentation skills
Highly organized, proactive and a creative problem solver under pressure
Project management experience, demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, prioritize and manage detailed budgets
Supervisory skills, with ability to lead and nurture staff and effectively collaborate with subcontractors
Demonstrated experience developing direct reports and influence-managing matrixed teams a must
Exceptional organizational skills leading to flawless execution of tactical plans is required
Real Chemistry is currently operating with a flexible, hybrid approach and giving our teams the ability to operate in the way that works best for them – at home, in office or a mix. * We trust our people to decide what works best for them, working together with their teams and leaders to support our customers and make the world a healthier place. This policy will continue to be evaluated and may change in the future as we seek to ensure our people stay inspired, engaged, and motivated to do their best work.
*All employees who work in a Real Chemistry office, travel for business, or attend a Real Chemistry sponsored event must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Employees who qualify for a religious or medical exemption to receiving a COVID-19 vaccine are advised to work with our People team for accommodation.
Real Chemistry offers a comprehensive benefit program and perks, including flexible PTO, expanded paid leave for new parents including Your 4th Trimester ® , a program that helps new parents transition back to work, and a five-week sabbatical program. Other perks include Income Protection, Retirement plans/401(k) match, and cell phone savings plans. Learn more about our great benefits and perks at: https://www.realchemistry.com/
Real Chemistry is committed to being an Equal Opportunity employer. As such, we seek motivated and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, ethnic or national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local employment discrimination laws where Real Chemistry operates. We strive to employ, motivate, advance and reasonably accommodate any qualified employees and applicants. We believe diversity of persons and ideas forms the most comprehensive, forward-looking company.