Senior Strategic Communications Manager

Confidential Company  •  Brockton, MA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Biotech/Pharma

$110K - $130K
Posted on 08/16/17 by Michael Glinter
Confidential Company
Brockton, MA
5 - 7 years experience
$110K - $130K
Posted on 08/16/17 Michael Glinter

Job Req # 536448

Global Manufacturing and Research Company is looking for:

POSITION: Senior Strategic Communications Manager

LOCATION:  Based either in the Brockton or Pinehurst Massachusetts Area

SALARY:  $110-130K + 20% Bonus

DEGREE:   Required

EXPERIENCE:  5+ years

RELOCATION:  Relocation Available

The Sr. Manager will report into the central R&D Communications team while serving as the communications lead for the Global Development organization. This person will be responsible for aligning Global Development initiatives and messaging to that of R&D. This individual will partner with the Global Development (GD) leadership team to define, align and execute on communications strategies in order to drive change and maximize employee adoption of key initiatives to improve business performance. Crafting communications for change management initiatives and for other critical initiatives identified by Strategy, Portfolio and Communication (SPC) Leadership Team.

Responsible for pull through of messaging and strategy from R&D Communications to the Global Development organization.

Develop a communications plan and editorial calendar for Global Development and the execution of materials - including drafting high quality messages and presentations that effectively drive the key message(s) and strategy within the Global Development organization.

Develop internal communications campaigns that articulate and support the Global Development strategy - as well as influence a positive culture and engaged workforce.

Execute regular, multi-channel communication to inform, engage, and inspire the Global Development community.

Lead development of internal communications content and materials around key activities and initiatives (i.e. Town Halls, emails, video, etc.).

Assist with the creation and review of messaging around portfolio decisions by liaising with R&D leadership and members of the portfolio governance team.

Supporteducation around pipeline milestones through various channels including R&D notes, G8/BoD presentations, monthly portfolioreport.

Support delivery of monthly report and executive summary.

Lead development of materials to support stories around our products and pipeline as needed by members of the R&D leadership team.


This position requires a strong communications professional who demonstrates sound business judgment and work closely with senior leaders in various parts of the organization to help drive effective communications to employees.

Strong message development skills with an ability to communicate and persuade a wide range of audiences.

Demonstrated experience in creating strong, measurable pipeline communications

Understanding of biological processes, portfolio, and experience in a R&D environment

Strong initiative, sense of urgency and ability to multi-task

Must possess the ability to think strategically and execute tactically and demonstrate a strong understanding of the operations

Demonstrated experience in creating strong, measurable communications that are aligned with organizational goals and strategies

Strong understanding of business is critical.

Creative and versatile professional with experience in the development and implementation of integrated communications needed.

Ability to work cross-functionally and interact with senior internal and external stakeholders


Degree in science and/ or communications plus 5+ years of experience in the industry with Strong understanding of the business

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