Associate Director

London, England, United Kingdom · Healthcare


BCW is one of the world's largest full-service global communications agencies. Founded by the merger of Burson-Marsteller and Cohn & Wolfe, BCW delivers digitally and data-driven creative content and integrated communications programs grounded in earned media and scaled across all channels for clients in the B2B, consumer, corporate, crisis management, CSR, healthcare, public affairs and technology sectors. BCW is a part of WPP (NYSE: WPP), the world's leader in communications services.

When the world’s biggest healthcare brands are seeking solutions, they come to BCW. From awareness campaigns and activations to one-of-a-kind app experiences and beyond, our work reaches people despite the complex ecosystem.

Known for pushing the limits of traditional healthcare communications with a complete 360 degree integrated offer for our clients; social, digital, data, brands, celebrity, science, corporate, consumer, etc. We are a group of people who work hard as a team to continue building our reputation as visionaries in the industry. We are looking for individuals who want to challenge both themselves and the status quo.

We were recently awarded Healthcare Consultancy of the Year by 2018 Holmes Report EMEA Awards


BCW are looking for a talented Associate Director to join their senior management team and fast growing Healthcare practice.

The recruited Associate Director will be responsible for working with their fellow senior management team colleagues to proactively lead the Healthcare practice, as well as oversee the strategic direction of global accounts.

An exceptional commitment to the highest standards of client delivery, operational team management, the ability to quickly become a role model within the broader agency and above all an entrepreneurial spirit will be essential to the role.

To match the existing and proud culture of the agency, the successful candidate will be a passionate communicator excited about the opportunity to further shape the Healthcare practice’s success.

The successful candidate will either be an experienced Senior Account Director or Associate Director looking to expand their role within a high energy team that is in a period of growth and already working on behalf of an impressive client list.

Previous in-house experience will be viewed favourably; however it is preferred that applicants have a solid background in agency employment where they have previously been responsible for strategic oversight of client programmes as well as team and company operational management, including financial reporting.

BCW is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from all backgrounds. At BCW, we believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce enables our agency to thrive and deliver brilliant work. We do not discriminate against applicants or employees because of race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status or citizenship status.


Our team is made up of exceptionally friendly and talented people, who through their individual personalities and styles create an inspiring and supportive working environment.

All team members are offered a high calibre client portfolio as well as a deep focus on individual career development.

BCW’s Healthcare practice enjoys an enormously high level of energy and excitement thanks to our strong relationships with forward-thinking clients, and our continued hunger to further grow and expand our business into new areas. This provides significant opportunities and varied experience for every team member.

Creativity, collaboration and insight-led integrated communications is at the heart of the agency’s offering. There is unrivaled encouragement from all corners of the company to push the envelope and deliver bold client proposals and campaigns which create valuable business impact – making BCW an employer of choice for those who wish to be at the forefront of the industry.

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