Senior Strategic Communications Manager
5 - 7 years experience • Biotech/Pharma
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
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