Who are they?

OPEN Health are one of the UK’s leading healthcare communications agencies, with offices spanning the UK, USA and Dubai. Their vision is to be the most respected healthcare agency group on the planet, and they are well on their way to achieving that following recent changes to the way they operate. Having acquired Peloton Advantage last year, they have rebranded the multiple companies that fly the OPEN Health banner and now work in 4 distinct areas:

  • Medical Communications
  • Patient & Brand Communications
  • Value, Informatics and Evidence (VIE)
  • Consulting

Having started in 2011 with just 4 people sharing a unified idea, OPEN Health have seen rapid growth since then mostly owing to the high quality of work they have produced for the hundreds of clients they work with.

What do they do?

They have expertise in oncology, rare diseases and specialist medicine, with in-house digital experts supporting their global teams. We have recruited a variety of roles for them; from account managers and directors to senior medical writers and project managers, and everything in between, which is one of the main benefits of working with such a large industry titan: they can offer our candidates the perfect role to suit their skills rather than shoehorning them in. At OPEN Health no two days are ever the same; from creating the building blocks of a healthcare campaign to supporting a product launch, there is never a dull moment. Whatever your skillset, If you have the knowledge, experience and positive attitude, there is a role at OPEN Health for you to get stuck in to.

Why should you work for them?

With more than 500 people skilled in their field, and in excess of 1000 client accounts, OPEN Health are healthcare communications heavyweights who treat all their employees with kindness and respect. With benefits such as your birthday off and flexible working hours, a varied and interesting client base unrivalled in the industry, and a dedication to training programme Bloom, OPEN Health offer fantastic opportunities.

What do they look for in a candidate?

Most of the roles Media Contacts recruit for with the OPEN Health group require previous healthcare comms agency experience, and a life science academic background would be preferable. All OPEN Health offices also have a very open atmosphere, with a culture of learning encouraged in both junior staff and directors alike. They look for people who are inquisitive, embrace the challenges of healthcare communications and have a laser focus on the smallest aspects of their work. If that sounds like you, please do get in touch with us.

If you have any more questions about OPEN Health, or want to know more about Healthcare Communications in general, email the head of Media Contacts’ Healthcare division, Julia Walton, at [email protected] or call 020 7359 8244.

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