BOOST Associate

Employer Real Chemistry
Location Boston, Chicago, New York, San Francisco
Type Full time
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Posted on May 11, 2022


It’s not every day we have a chance to make the world a healthier place—but here, it’s our way of life. Idealistic? Maybe. Deeply pragmatic? Always. Real Chemistry is a global health innovation company that has carved out its space at the intersection between healthcare, marketing and communications, tech, and the people at the heart of it all. It’s with a great sense of purpose that we work together with brave health and wellness companies to create and inspire healthier, happier, and longer lives. It’s our passion. And if you’re still reading, we’re guessing it might be yours too. We are looking to add to our alchemic mix of more than 2,000 talented professionals. At Real Chemistry, we don’t just wish the world was healthier. We leverage tech, data and creativity to make it so. You in?

We invite soon-to-be college graduates to kick-start their career by applying to our new, signature Bolstering and Optimizing Skills & Training (BOOST) program. If you’re eager to start a career in communications with a potential to fast track to advancement – with incredible opportunities to learn at every step of the way – this is the program for you!

Over the first 9 months of your role, you will have the opportunity to rotate across three different teams – giving you a range of exposure to the various types of clients, audiences, and impactful health care challenges we collaborate on. At Real Chemistry, we have an incredible roster of innovative health care and science-focused clients, including biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, diagnostics, and digital health companies – to name a few. At the end of your 9 months, you will be eligible for a review and potential promotion. There are no guarantees – this review will be based on individual performance.

Additionally, you’ll also be supported by hand-picked colleagues, mentors, and senior leaders guiding your path and investing in your development, ensuring you receive robust training in the foundation of communications. Real Chemistry is looking for driven, savvy game changers who are ready to dive into the trenches and make an immediate impact – come join our team!

What You’ll Master in BOOST:

  • The art and science of real-time, traditional, and social media monitoring and reporting
  • Healthcare social media best practices and guardrails
  • Client service fundamentals
  • How to uncover audience insights in partnership with our industry-best analytics team
  • Modern healthcare media relations best practices
  • Navigating common healthcare communications challenges
  • Communications practices for scientific conferences and high impact regulatory actions such as FDA approvals of new medicines
  • Impactful writing and editing best practices
  • Presentation coaching


  • You are a graduating senior in the class of 2022
  • You are ready to start a job where you will continuously learn while making an impact!
  • You have received or are attaining a bachelor’s degree or higher
  • You have permanent U.S work authorization
  • You are able to work or relocate to New York, Boston, Chicago or the San Francisco Bay area. Note: You will still be able to enjoy our flexible, hybrid approach to office work, but co-locating near one of our headquarter offices will enable you to participate in focused in-person learning sessions and meet with executive mentors.
  • You are interested in learning the ins and outs of health care – a dynamic and opportunity-filled industry
  • You are highly organized and mindful of deadlines
  • You have strong written and oral communication and presentation skills
  • You possess great problem-solving skills and can independently own day-to-day account activities with support
  • You are able to balance multiple projects and the demands of a fast-paced environment
  • You have leadership skills proven through on-campus and extracurricular activities
  • You have the ability to create, cultivate, and grow professional relationships
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office tools, particularly PowerPoint
  • Excellent research and writing skills

Real Chemistry offers a comprehensive benefit program and perks, including flexible PTO, expanded paid leave for new parents and a 4th Trimester program that helps new parents transition back to work, and a five-week sabbatical program. Other perks include Income Protection, Retirement plans/401(k) match, and cell phone savings plans. Learn more about our great benefits and perks at:

Real Chemistry s an Equal Opportunity Employer. We foster an environment that embraces diversity.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Real Chemistry is currently operating with a flexible, hybrid approach and giving our teams the ability to operate in the way that works best for them – at home, in office or a mix. * We trust our people to decide what works best for them, working together with their teams and leaders to support our customers and make the world a healthier place. This policy will continue to be evaluated and may change in the future as we seek to ensure our people stay inspired, engaged, and motivated to do their best work.

*All employees who work in a Real Chemistry office, travel for business, or attend a Real Chemistry sponsored event must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Employees who qualify for a religious or medical exemption to receiving a COVID-19 vaccine are advised to work with our People team for accommodation. 

Real Chemistry offers a fully comprehensive benefit program including flexible PTO, expanded paid leave and return to work programs for new parents, and a five-week sabbatical program. Other perks include a 401(k) match, mental health counseling, an annual wellness stipend, pet insurance, student loan repayment and other financial benefits such as life and disability insurance. Learn more about our great benefits and perks at:

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