How does it work?

Free to enter, the prestigious PharmaTimes Marketer of the Year competition is open to marketers in the pharmaceutical industry who are currently promoting, or who are from a company which currently promotes Prescription Only Medicine (POM).

Please note: the competition is based around the UK market, so all entrants should have a comprehensive knowledge of the NHS.

April - Entry opens

Entry opens from April and candidates can enter by submitting a form with details about their job rob and which category they wis to compete in.

Where nominations have been made, the PharmaTimes Team will contact the individuals and teams concerned to confirm they would like to enter.

Entry will be closing on the 22nd October 2021.

September - Finalists announced

Entries are screened by the executive steering group and finalists are confirmed.

October - Virtual finals days

The finalists attend the Finals, where they take part in category-specific case-study challenges developed by an independent expert panel.

The Singles Finals Day will take place on the 4th November, with the Team Finals Day on 11th November - all finals will be held virtually.

The judging panel, formed of senior marketing and industry leaders, assesses the core capabilities of finalists.

November - Live Awards Ceremony

We hope to bring you a live awards ceremony, to take place on 2nd December at a venue in London.

All finalists receive qualitative and quantitative judges’ feedback after the awards ceremony, including a competency score-sheet benchmarking their performance against their peers.


Key dates

Entry Opens
Entry Closes
Finals day – Singles
Finals day – Cross – Functional Team
Awards Ceremony