AXON Clinical Studies (CS) is looking for an experienced Account Director to join our fun and dynamic team. We’re looking for a proactive, dedicated, team player who is looking to develop their career in a friendly and flexible agency.


  • Collaborating with all offices across the AVENIR GLOBAL network
  • Increasing responsibility for account management and Client Relations
  • Communications Strategy and People Management
  • Account Directors take responsibility for handling a wide range of assignments and offer effective counsel to clients on complex issues and problems, as well as contributing to the good functioning of AXON CS through internal responsibilities.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • A University degree
  • Science degree or related academic qualification(s)
  • A background in a consulting position within clinical research, pharmaceutical industry, medical communications, or
  • Superior knowledge/expertise of the principles and practices of adult education; expertise in clinical trial management; current events, trends and issues within social media, impact on the industry and their impact on AXON CS and our clients
  • A growing reputation in pharmaceutical industry, clinical trial services, and/or specialty
  • Demonstrated ability to handle a variety of difficult and challenging assignments
  • Strong network of contacts
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Excellent interpersonal and team skills
  • French written and oral communications skills an asset
  • Ability to travel as client mandates dictate


As well as the basic salary, great social events and a culture of continual learning, our competitive benefits package* includes:

  • Competitive annual vacation allowance
  • Private medical insurance (for you and your family)
  • AD & D
  • Life Insurance
  • Income Protection
  • Travel insurance (for you and your family)
  • Health Spending Account
  • Discretionary Exceptional Performance Bonus Plan
  • An annual ‘wellness’ benefit after one year’s service
  • Paid sabbaticals after 5 years’ service


AXON is a global healthcare communications agency that ignites change in healthcare. Through the power of life-changing communications, we contribute to medical advances that improve lives. At the core of every scientific innovation and advancement, there is a simple and compelling story to be told. We know how to tell that story, how to use the right tools to reach the right audiences at the right time, to provoke meaningful change.

We specialize in advising clients on medical affairs, clinical studies, real-world evidence, marketing, advocacy, and communications, all underpinned by insights and creative strategy. AXON has an international reach, with offices in Copenhagen, London, New York, and Toronto, and a worldwide affiliate network. Established in 2002, we have a deep heritage and expertise in healthcare strategy and communication, and we continue to learn and grow in the fast-changing healthcare sphere. AXON is proudly an AVENIR GLOBAL company.

Equal Opportunities

AXON is committed to a policy of equal opportunities and non-discrimination. At all times we aim to recruit, develop and promote the very best people, basing judgment solely on suitability for the job. We particularly encourage applications from those who associate as neurodiverse, those who have a disability, come from ethnic minority backgrounds or those from the LGBTQ+ community.


If you are interested in applying for this role, please send a copy of your CV to [email protected] or complete form below.