Marcher Markholt
Senior Medical Communications Strategist

Anthill Agency

If you want to know more about the job
you can contact:

Klaus Markholt-Hansen
klaus@marchermarkholt.com

Senior Medical Communications Strategist

On behalf of Anthill, we are looking for a confident and digital savvy Medical Communication Strategist with highly evolved strategic thinking, who will be a key driver of strategic medical-related development and execution for existing and new clients, along with taking active part in the development of Anthill’s strategy, market position and promotion.

About Anthill 
Anthill is a digital communications agency specialized in the healthcare industry and a global provider of integrated digital business communications and digital marketing solutions for global life science clients. The company has 20 years of experience in digital execution and the teams are comprised of individuals with a total of 18 nationalities who are experts in digital and communication strategy, connecting multichannel communications, patient engagement applications, rep sales tools, and conference activation.

From their offices in Denmark and Germany and with experience in more than 30 therapeutic areas and in working at all stages of a product’s lifecycle, Anthill serves worldwide customers such as Bayer, Beiersdorf, Leo Pharma, Grünenthal, Unilever, Biogen, Roche, and Novo Nordisk. They believe that relevant effective communication can be as valuable as the product itself, and their mission is to support and challenge their partners in their digital transformation by designing and deploying scalable, sustainable solutions that close the gap between strategy and execution, ideas and implementation, digital and technology.

During the years, Anthill has grown as a company and is fast-growing in volume, seniority of their customers and in product sophistication. They constantly develop their offering as a direct reflection of observed customer needs, they observe. At this moment, the company is on an interesting journey, continuously striving to enable companies to 'perform while transforming' delivering on the business imperatives of today while preparing to meet the customer expectations of tomorrow.

The position
The position unlocks the opportunity to take an active part in the development of Anthill’s strategy, momemtum and promotion by being a key driver of high-quality strategy work within medical communication in the digital space.

You will report directly to the VP Strategy Solutions, and in close collaboration with team members of the Strategy Solution Team, the Commercial Team, along with the Creative and Tech teams, you will approach the different task with the ambition to embrace complex problems and apply clear thinking towards strong decisions. You will lead and deliver on projects for key clients - developing, presenting and executing on the medical communication elements.

Your key responsibilities include:

  • Leading and driving medical communication strategy projects within the areas of data- and insight management, brand strategies and value propositions and customer understanding (incl. journey mapping)
  • Building of message houses and orchestration of existing content
  • Creating and/or adapting medical and scientific content for a range of digital communication tools and platforms, incl. reference checking
  • Acting as a valuable and insightful medical communication advisor for clients at brand- and management level
  • Leading Modern Marketing transformation related to medical tasks and/or organisations
  • Being a key driver in developing Anthill’s strategic medical communication services within modern marketing, human factor understanding and influence in medical content creation and communication
  • Being at the forefront of medical- and science tendencies within the pharma industry, and thereby help identify new opportunities for Anthill’s Strategy Service portfolio
  • Engaging and collaborating with commercial to optimize existing client co-operations and projects as well as contribute to new business opportunities, incl. translating scientific or medical content for the creative team
  • Providing subject area expertise and guidance to colleagues and participating in client discussions with identification and specification of strategic challenges, objectives, and processes

The position is located at Anthill’s headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark

Your profile
You act and think like a leader and senior team member and possess the ability to inspire trust and generate excitement, along with enthusiasm and commitment within your team. Hence, you are able to contribute to an openminded and hardworking culture while working together with different teams and personalities.

You come with a medical and/or scientific background with a proven track record in strategic digital project management, especially in complex digital medical communications projects, have minimum 5-7 years of work experience from a similar. Moreover, you have experience from the healthcare/pharma industry and always strive to find the optimal solutions for both clients and customers whilst respecting the dilemmas and problems, they might face.

As you will be part of an international team, it is essential that you grasp the English language to perfection, verbally as well as written, and naturally communicate, present and negotiate with both clients and colleagues.

Personally, you are authoritative and efficient and have the ability to lead and collaborate with others – also when tough and challenging conversations are needed. You are empathetic and accommodating, and you have an inspiring commercial and customer-focused sensibility that is attuned to delivering value to clients and value to the business. With strategic flair and an organized and problem-solving approach, you are able to create structured solutions, communicate across the agency and take initiative and responsibility while showing initiative from the very start. This with power, drive and commitment making you an excelling Senior Medical Communications Strategist in a fast-paced environment in constant development.

Interested?
If you want to know more about the job, please contact Klaus Markholt-Hansen by e-mail: klaus@marchermarkholt.com