AbbVie

Senior Account Executive - Pacific Commununications

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Irvine, California
Posted
Jun 02, 2021
Ref
2105430
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com. Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.

YOU ARE more than just a title, YOU ARE…
• A Program Manager – participates in the development and supervises the implementation of medical education and advisory programs.  Programs include physician training seminars, on-label symposia, roundtables, advisory boards, KOL management, investigator meetings and workshops
• Communications Partner - manages internal and develops and manages network of external resources appropriate to the successful completion of program objectives


YOU WILL:
• Work with Medical Communications colleagues to establish platforms and faculty for such programs, and will develop and/or supervise the development of all associated collateral materials
• Be responsible for developing and/or supervising program trafficking systems, client reporting mechanisms, and Medical Communications databases
• Interface with key advisors and investigators, as well as colleagues in marketing and sales communications and promotion in the execution of his/her duties
• Be responsible for managing expenditures
• Build agency teamwork and supervise account exec activities to achieve agency goals

Strategic Communications’ responsibilities are specific to the areas of Physician engagement to support the brand marketing objectives and strategies; this includes advisory boards, speaker bureau content/training communications, Webcasts, HCP engagement plans, and implementation of peer-to-peer tactics. This agency, account services, position critically works cross-functionally with teams to support and produce output in the aforementioned areas. 

Responsibilities also include:

  • Brand, industry, competition, and target audience knowledge
  • Working knowledge of internal agency processes and MLR approval processes
  • Understand Client marketing objectives, challenges, and opportunities
  • Accurately assess situations and proactively make recommendations consistent with the Clients' overall marketing objectives and needs
  • Ensure projects stay on-strategy, on-time, and on-budget; set and manage Client and internal agency expectations accordingly
  • Interface with key advisors and investigators, as well as colleagues in marketing and sales communications and promotion, in the execution of his/her duties
  • Responsible for managing expenditures related to assigned projects
  • Manage and mentor junior account team members
  • Ability to work with diverse personalities and be adaptable when faced with challenges

Qualifications

YOU BRING:

  • At least 4 years in strategic healthcare communications/medical education, pharmaceutical account service management or closely related work experience
  • Knowledge of communications organizations systems 
  • Knowledge of medical education protocols and event planning, as well as demonstrated supervisory skills
  • Peer to Peer medical communications experience is desirable
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

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Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Travel
No
Job Type
Experienced
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level Code
IC
Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.