Associate Director, Brand Development- Seattle

Location: Seattle,
Position type: Full-Time, Employee
Date Posted: Friday, July 14, 2017
Department: Business Development

Associate Director, Brand Development – Seattle

Entry Level- Perfect Opportunity for Recent Grad!!


What We Do
Brand Institute is the world’s premier brand identity consultancy focusing on brand development and testing in the healthcare space. Our brand agency portfolio of services includes brand strategy/architecture, name development, market research, regulatory and visual identity solutions. In 2016 we were responsible for 81% of FDA drug name approvals. Our healthcare and consumer branding experience currently includes over 2,400 brands. To browse our service offerings and brand portfolio, please visit .

Our Mission
To provide best-in-class strategy, name development, market/safety research and visual identity services to our valued, global clientele, delivered by the most experienced and forward-thinking branding professionals in our industry.

Our Vision
To maintain and grow our leadership role in nomenclature and brand identity development by always listening and responding promptly to our clients, fostering cross-functional team collaboration, advancing the quality of our services via technology, and always providing the most innovative and results-driven methodology.

The Associate Director, Brand Development will report to the Vice President, Brand Development and work as part of a team to facilitate sales & new business opportunities, prepare presentations on brand strategy, creative development, marketing & safety research and regulatory submission documents for healthcare clients in Washington, Oregon, British Columbia and Alberta, Canada. Up to 25% travel.

Duties may include any of the following:
 Identifying new client contacts in the Pacific Northwest sales region
 Outreach to client contacts via email and telephone
 Setting meetings with new and existing clients
 Preparing meeting materials for project meetings, new client sales pitches, and project proposals
 Maintaining extensive office database of client contacts
 Communicating with internal teams to manage deliverable dates
 Assisting team lead with various daily tasks to manage team workflow

 Must have a valid driver’s license and passport with ability to travel to Canada
 Incredible attention to detail and excellent grammar & writing skills
 Must be proficient in MS Office (PowerPoint, Word and Excel), highly skilled with internet searches, and have the ability to multitask on project work
 Self-motivated. Not afraid to ask questions. Excellent work ethic. Takes pride in providing unmatched customer service.
 Must be a people person who has a warm, engaging, and friendly personality. Someone who truly enjoys small and large meeting environments with strong presentation and communication skills.
 Must be organized, plan ahead, process-oriented and have the ability to excel in a fast-paced advertising/branding agency environment.
 Must have a basic familiarity with drug non-proprietary / generic names and proprietary / brand names
 A plus; 1+ years’ experience in Pharmaceutical Marketing, Market Research Analytics, Regulatory Affairs, Branding, Pharmaceutical Sales, Trademarks, or Prescribing Error Safety Research.

 Required: B.S. in a science-related field of study, special consideration given to degrees in pharmacy, biology, chemistry, and biomedical regulatory affairs.
 Masters in biology, chemistry, biomedical regulatory affairs, pharmacy, business administration, marketing, or related field heavily preferred.
 Recent grads encouraged to apply!

 Competitive salary (DOE)
 Medical, Dental, Vision, Short & Long term disability
 401K with employer matching
 2 weeks paid vacation after 1 year of employment
 Paid parking in downtown Seattle
 Generous bonus structure

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