Account Director,
Pharma/Consumer Health


about the role

GCI Health is looking for an Account Director based in one of our U.S. offices. Our preference is New York but we are also open to Philadelphia, Boston, DC, Atlanta, Chicago, or Los Angeles. This person should have a solid Healthcare PR agency or Healthcare PR client background (at least 6+ years) with strong experience in high science campaigns. They would be supporting one of our premier Pharmaceutical clients with a major upcoming milestone in their disease area with interesting stories to be told. This role would be great for someone interested in working on cutting-edge medicine with a client who is really positive, savvy, and appreciative. The ideal person would understand data and science while being both detail oriented and a strong writer.


Interact with clients in a valuable and effective way – Demonstrate expertise in working with the news media – Continually bring fresh, creative thinking to your account

Demonstrate a solid understanding of client budgets and budget tracking, billability and how a client service business works

Contribute to new business efforts – Display excellent writing skills for all types of correspondence

Demonstrate the ability to manage teams to successful, timely completion of specific projects

Contribute to the company’s success through marketing efforts and engaging in the GCI Health community


At least 6+ years of experience at a Public Relations agency or client side – Healthcare PR experience

Understanding of the changing digital landscape

Developed written materials that are organized, professional and concise

Managed multiple projects simultaneously

Worked under deadline pressure

Proficiency in using computer and standard office applications

About GCI Health

GCI Health is a forward-thinking healthcare public relations agency powered by best-in-the-business professionals who know no boundaries for fearlessly tackling the complex challenges our clients are facing today and tomorrow. At GCI Health, we come to work every day ready to apply know-how and passion to our role as healthcare communicators. With our insider’s knowledge of high science, digital health strategy, crisis management, patient advocacy and consumer activation, our focus on delivering results is unrelenting and second to none. Clients benefit from an unmatched and accessible senior level leadership team, A to Z healthcare experience, a commitment to beating their expectations, and an obsession with anticipating the challenges to be addressed in an increasingly complex and transforming healthcare communications environment. Our client roster includes a diverse array of pharmaceutical companies, non-profit organizations, and hospitals.

How to Apply

Please send your resume to David E. Miller, US HR Director, at

GCI Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.