Hanover - Consultant | LONDON

Hanover is looking for a dedicated Consultant (Account Manager equivalent) to join the Healthcare Policy, Advocacy & Public Affairs team.

ROLE OVERVIEW

The Consultant will provide high-quality public affairs services to Hanover’s existing clients, together with creative contribution towards new business activity including acquisition, development and pitching.  They will also be required to establish demonstrably credible and effective working relationships across an increasingly broad portfolio of clients and to provide project management services for all clients.

The role will be based in London and offers the opportunity to work across clients we share with our offices in Brussels, Dublin and the Middle East, as well as integrated accounts with our Healthcare Communications teams.

At Hanover Health we are united in our common belief that good healthcare is one of the most important things we can have. And we want to play an active role in evolving and improving it. Hanover Health has been an integral part of the Hanover Group’s overall growth and was a triple award recipient in 2019, with wins at the PRWeek Awards, SABRE EMEA Awards and PharmaTimes Awards. The practice has also been recently nominated for PRWeek 2020 Specialist Consultancy of the Year.

The team works across a range of services including government relations, public affairs, market access, policy, advocacy and corporate communications across health and business. With over half of the world’s top 20 pharmaceutical companies, as well as NHS providers, health technology businesses and charities amongst our clients, we offer a diverse and compelling range of issues and opportunities.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Build and execute breakthrough political and NHS campaigns to deliver tangible policy change for our clients
  • Run environment changing events for a range of audiences including politicians, policy makers, NHS stakeholders and patient groups
  • Deliver important intelligence to our clients by utilising the Hanover network and building your own network through attending events as well as developing expertise in policy areas
  • Draft reports with impact for clients on a varied number of topics including trade/business policy, disease or NHS policy areas
  • Support the management of expert steering groups to drive thought-leadership for our clients
  • Contribute towards new business pitches, being a core part of the team in building creative strategies and tactics and pitching to clients
  • Deliver marketing activity to support Hanover Health’s business growth

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Relevant experience from a public affairs consultancy, in-house public affairs department, patient group/NGO, Parliament or other relevant organisation
  • Good knowledge of the health policy and ability to analyse developments within the NHS and commercial environment
  • Ability to multi-task and manage competing deadlines, while maintaining the highest quality standards
  • Eye for detail and ability to think critically about your own work and that of others
  • Excellent project management, written and verbal communication skills. Being comfortable managing and delegating work upwards and downwards in the team
  • Works with junior colleagues on their professional and personal development and providing advice and support for their work.

To apply, visit here. 

The deadline for applications is Friday 30th October.

Please mention in your application that you heard about this opportunity through the Taylor Bennett Foundation.