(Assistant) Account Executive | Healthcare Communications, Frankfurt am Main

We are looking for passionate and ambitious graduates who want to develop a career in international/corporate healthcare communications. You will join a dynamic team working with global and national pharmaceutical and healthcare clients.

(Assistant) Account Executive

On our team we will work with you to develop a clear career path and help you achieve your goals. You might work with a number of our leading clients in areas such as vaccines, oncology, aesthetics, immunology, dermatology, medical technology or neurosciences. In this role, we are looking for reinforcement for our corporate, international and issues management team. We specialize in supporting global companies entering the German market, develop European and international healthcare campaigns and support companies in building and protecting their image and reputation.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Plan and execute client programs under the guidance and direction of a senior member of the team
  • Develop and edit written materials including press releases, fact sheets and general client correspondence
  • Lead media relations efforts including media list development, creative pitch ideation, outreach and relationship building
  • Assess media trends and identify/evaluate opportunities that amplify client priorities
  • Manage all aspects of event execution, including media relations efforts, vendor coordination and staffing
  • Generate ideas for programs that map to client objectives and conduct relevant research​

What You Will Need To Bring

  • Passion for healthcare, sciences, and international communication
  • A university degree showcasing your research and writing skills
  • A sensitivity to diversity and its importance in healthcare communications
  • Interest in media and social media
  • An organized workstyle coupled with the drive to work independently and as part of a team
  • Confidence communicating and engaging with clients
  • A solution-oriented approach to work
  • A professional and positive attitude
  • Good grasp of the English language both written and spoken and at least one additional language (if not German an interest in learning German)

For the AE role:

  • Two years of communications experience, ideally within a PR agency
  • Understanding of the regulatory environment
  • Proven experience with project management, writing, content development, presenting, digital & social

We believe in kind collaboration, fierce diversity, standing up for the right ideas and making a difference for patients and healthcare professionals world-wide. If you do too, you’ll fit right in with us.

Why us?

  • Hands-on experience working with some amazing international clients, developing impactful campaigns, and making a difference in the healthcare landscape
  • Mentoring by a senior team member to ensure you reach your professional goals
  • A great healthcare team that has continued to work together seamlessly throughout the pandemic, lifting each other up when things seem tough and celebrating each other’s wins
  • Flexible working structure respecting your work-life balance
  • Exciting and varied projects in an international agency network
  • Excellent development prospects and career opportunities in one of the world’s leading communications agencies
  • Many weekly cups of teas/coffee in the office or digitally!


About FH

FleishmanHillard is one of the largest communication networks in the world, with more than 80 offices in over 30 countries. In Germany, we employ more than 100 employees with offices in München, Berlin and Frankfurt am Main. We advise well-known clients in the areas of healthcare communications, public relations, brand marketing, corporate communications and public affairs.

Fleishman Hillard is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in any aspect of employment against any person on account of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, age, marital status, veteran status, or physical or mental handicap unrelated in nature and extent to an individual’s ability to perform a job.

Contact Us

Please don’t hesitate to reach out to our HR Team with any questions. You can reach our HR Manager Anne Glier on +49 69 40 57 02 250.

Please send us your application documents including earliest possible starting date and salary expectations to: jobs-germany@fleishman.com

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