Ogilvy is seeking a Vice President to help develop, oversee and grow a dedicated communications offering for existing and new clients within our emerging biotechnology market segment. S/he must understand the unique business characteristics and communications needs of up-and-coming “market makers” within the biotech sector, and be comfortable working directly with C-level executives to devise and execute on tailored, insightful communications strategies that support defined business objectives.
This individual will join a team of smart, dynamic and client-focused professionals to service existing clients, and will work closely with other senior leaders in the firm to define the offering and build the portfolio. S/he will provide day-to-day management of activities across our portfolio of emerging and growth biotech clients, including communications strategy development, messaging, market conditioning, branding, financial communications, regulatory communications, crisis communications, internal communications and advocacy communications.
The successful candidate must be able to manage multiple assignments and clients with a high degree of success and independence, and will enjoy operating in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, team-oriented environment.