Public Relations / Communications Director
Do you have a passion for the world of public relations and communications? Are you a strategic and savvy practitioner who wants to showcase and build your talent at one of the world’s leading agencies? If you are at the Director level or above, and would like to work with intelligent, interesting and sophisticated colleagues, as well as manage multiple client relationships, then we want to meet you!
About us :
Burson-Marsteller ( www.burson-marsteller.com ), established in 1953, is a leading global public relations and communications firm. The firm's seamless worldwide network consists of 68 wholly-owned offices and 70 affiliated offices, together operating in 96 countries across six continents. Our strategic insights and innovative programming build and sustain strong corporate and brand reputations. We provide our clients with counsel and program development across the spectrum of public relations, public affairs, digital media, advertising, and other communications services. Our clients are global companies, industry associations, professional services firms, governments, and other large organizations. Burson-Marsteller is a part of Young & Rubicam Brands, a subsidiary of WPP (NASDQ: WPPGY), one of the world's leading communications services networks. Burson-Marsteller is an Equal Opportunity Employer, EEO, AAE, MFDV.
Burson-Marsteller/Miami : The Burson-Marsteller Miami office is looking for a PR professional with extensive experience in the healthcare industry in the State of Florida. Fluency in English and Spanish is preferred, but will consider candidates with English-only skills, if you have a solid background and knowledge of public relations/communications in the healthcare sector in the State of Florida.
We are looking for candidates who will contribute to the success and growth of our company by driving significant new business; managing and growing client relationships; developing and executing strategic and creative communications programs; leading and developing a great team; and further strengthening our reputation for excellence and innovation.
Fluency in English and Spanish, but will consider English only if all other requirements are met.
In-depth knowledge and understanding of the healthcare industry in the State of Florida.
Prior public relations agency experience is highly preferred, or experience with a multinational corporation managing successful public relations campaigns.
Considerable experience in leading public relations programs for the healthcare industry (pharmaceutical, biotechnology, healthcare providers, public education, medical technology, nutrition, cosmetics among others).
Proven experience with public health policies, regulatory health issues, media relations, crisis management, scientific data announcements, product launches, clinical trial recruitment, disease awareness, marketing communications, scientific meetings as well as familiarity with FDA approval processes.
Experience in working with the key healthcare stakeholders (physicians, health authorities, media, patients, etc.).
A strong understanding of the role/uses of digital tactics within larger, integrated communications strategies.
Outstanding communications skills and superb writing abilities.
The person we are seeking should be a dynamic self-starter who is able to lead large teams and manage multimillion dollar accounts. A minimum of 10+ years experience, preferably in a public relations agency or consultancy environment, extensive knowledge of the health, wellness and related industries (pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical technology, foods, cosmetics and health care facilities, among others).
Education: A post-graduate degree would be advantageous.
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