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Associate Director of Communications Slough United Kingdom,  

UCB (company)

Posted on : 02 February 2017

Project Description

  • Everyone who works at our company holds the same ambition  to transform the lives of people living with severe diseases.  
  • Of course we have other associated ambitions too - including a desire to support each other in attaining all of our own personal and professional goals. 
  • That s why we ensure every  colleague has the tools and environment to engage effectively in the work we do. 
  • Wherever in the world we re based, and whatever role we play, we believe each of us can have an impact across our organization. 

Help us transform patients  lives.     
  • We put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe disease. 
  • Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation. 
  • Will you join us in our pioneering adventure?     
  • To strengthen our Operations Team, based in our company  Pharma Office,  we are looking to fill the position of: Associate Director of Communications UK.     
  • Are you an excellent negotiator who thrives on being collaborative? Did you know at our company  you are a negoborative  person? 
  • This innovative blend of talent means you are a persuasive teamworker motivated by improving patients' lives.     

As a  'negoborative' person and Associate Director of Communications UK you like to work in an environment where you can:     
  • Lead and manage all internal and external communications for our company. 
  • And take overall responsibility for some global, cross-functional projects     
  • Ensure full effectiveness in internal communication, reinforce two-way internal communication on the UK campus and develop a stronger company  culture among all UK employees     
  • Establish the public relations communications strategy for core marketed products and established brands.     
  • And strengthen the company s profile and perception in the UK by promoting scientific expertise and major UK life science investment levels.     

As a 'negoborative' person and Associate Director of Communications UK you will contribute by:     
  • Develop & lead all external brand communications for the UK & Irish affiliates, global R&D activities at the UK level as well as Corporate Social Responsibility programmes issues     
  • Develop a contact plan for the UK Government and other key stakeholders, agree objectives and ownership and use communications to support objectives     
  • Achieve a high level of media visibility for company R&D, establish and maintain the visibility of our company  as a major science leader and UK investor Develop strong media relations and implement news flows     

For this position you ll need the following education, experience and skills:     
  • Extensive experience across external and internal communications initiatives, encompassing a wide spectrum of challenges. 
  • As well as experience in the UK external media relations environment     
  • Significant communications and management experience in the bio pharmaceutical Industry.     
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral, with ability to target communications to specific audiences and topics.                      

About Us:
  • Our company  is a global biopharmaceutical company. 
  • We focus on discovering and developing innovative medicines and lateral solutions that can transform the everyday lives of people with severe diseases of the immune system  or the central nervous system. 
  • With more than 8500 people in approximately 40 countries, our company
  • offers an exciting working environment where initiative can flourish and those with a can-do  attitude can thrive.  
  • Scientific excellence, innovation, co-creation, lateral thinking, reinventing the way we do things &these are some of the key competencies we are constantly developing, and looking for, at our company.
  • Our company  and its subsidiaries encourage diversity in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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Slough United Kingdom

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