The Bloc is the most diversified, fully independent health creative agency in the world. We provide comprehensive cross-channel services for audiences across the health spectrum, and partner with clients who are doing some of the most meaningful and exciting work in health today. And as part of an international network of like-minded, independent agencies across the globe, our work continues to be globally recognized for creativity and innovation. Come build with us.
In healthcare advertising, the role of the Medical Director is to serve as a scientific steward for the brand by creating and developing high-quality scientific initiatives across multiple therapeutic areas. Medical Directors are involved in all brand planning for assigned accounts, and guide brand teams by enhancing their clinical knowledge and understanding of the product and therapeutic area,while also identifying medical opportunities that contribute to strategic and tactical development. Our Medical Directors have a passion for and understanding of both science and the strategy. Their specific duties include conducting medical 101 sessions for staff, supporting the development of clinical/scientific subject matter that aligns with good medical practice, is audience appropriate and meet brand objectives, promoting and maintaining scientific rigor in all agency products, collaborating with internal colleagues (ie, strategic planning, account, creative), contribute to organic and new business growth by distilling medical and scientific information into strategic and actionable insights for the brand
Our diverse, high-energy culture fosters creativity and collaboration. Joining our agency will provide medical professionals the opportunity to partner with passionate colleagues and clients.
Doctoral degree (PharmD, PhD or MD)
Five or more years of experience working for an advertising (desired) or medical education agency. Client experience a plus.
Exudes a scientific curiosity to go beyond the obvious and a willingness to train others to have the same
Experience managing and mentoring colleagues
Desire to partner with other senior leaders to move the agency forward
Is a role model for their ability to present clinical data in a clear, concise, storytelling manner
Has excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong analytical and interpretive skills
Ability to participate and interact effectively on a multidisciplinary team