Vacancy for:

Associate Director, Corporate Communications, in-house FTC

Healthcare PR and Comms - Salary: Excellent salary and benefits

Permanent Job - In house - Full time - London

My client, one of the world's biggest pharmaceutical companies, is looking for an established Associate Director to join the communications team on a six month fixed term contract.

The role covers both corporate and portfolio communications and requires a professional who has in-depth experience in healthcare - from agency or in-house positions.

On a day to day basis you will:

Lead development of the integrated external communications strategy

Manage and protect the company's corporate brand through development and delivery of an external corporate communications strategy and tactical plan, aligned to global priorities

Provide strategic and tactical counsel to senior management 

Anticipate risk

Manage company spokespeople and maintain positive, productive working relationships with key media 

Lead and manage the support agency team relationships

Ensure compliance of all brand communications activities and materials with both internal policies and procedures and external regulations and procedures

The ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker with analytical ability; strong negotiation, influencing, diplomacy and facilitation skills; a good understanding of the key drivers of the business; excellent verbal and written communication skills; good problem solving and management skills. You will need to be adept and experienced in working successfully and productively as part of cross functional teams, as well as leading projects within complex matrix organisations.

You will need solid grounding and demonstrable experience of the pharmaceutical industry including leading and developing high-impact, multi-stakeholder communications strategy and successful tactical delivery.

If you are available now and are looking for your next challenge then please get in touch.

Reference: CHM-C2114

Closing date: 28th May 2021

Apply to:

Suzanne Kelly
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Suzanne Kelly.

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