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Regional Communications Lead (m/f) Haar Germany,  

MSD (company)


Posted on : 22 April 2017

Project Description


Description
  • Our company  is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. 
  • Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company  one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
  • Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. 
  • To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork.
  •  As part of our global team, you ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.
  • To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. 
  • As part of our global team, you ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.



Position Summary
  • The role will be responsible for developing and executing external and internal communications strategies to drive key business priorities for the EURAM region. 
  • The postholder will provide direct communications advice and support to the Regional Vice President and other senior leaders in EURAM, and guide the work of communications professionals in the countries comprising the region. 
  • S/he will advise country organizations on local communications activities ensure alignment with Global company Animal Health branding,company Animal Health positions and develop local Communications talent.



Specific Responsibilities:
  • Working with global, regional, business units and in-country stakeholders to develop communications strategies that prioritize and advance key business objectives across the region
  •  Partnering with the Regional Vice President, company Animal Health country leaders and country communications leaders to set external and internal communications strategies and ensure alignment with company Animal Health & Global Communications
  •  Enhancing the visibility and reputation of company Animal Health with key stakeholders in the EURAM region
  •  Partnering with company Animal Health policy in EURAM
  •  Managing day-to-day decisions guiding communications within the region
  •  Ensuring adherence to standard global communications practices for media relations, employee communications, reputation management, compliance and issues management
  •  Communicating consistently and seamlessly across multiple languages, countries, divisions and functions to ensure that employees understand corporate goals and strategy
  •  Driving the adoption of best practices and standard communications processes in the countries;
  •  Successfully coaching and guiding country-based communications colleagues within a matrixed environment. Proactively develops Communications talent within the region
  •  Acting as the company  Animal Health representative on EU industry association communication councils



Qualifications
  •  Bachelor's degree in Communications, Public Relations or related field
  •  Substantial years of related communications experience including social media experience
  •  Strong proficiency in spoken and written English, and a preference for a second language that is relevant to the EURAM region
  •  Demonstrates ability to effectively manage external issues in the media
  •  Effectively communicates across multiple languages and cultures
  •  Demonstrates good understanding of the business and regulatory environment in which company  competes and communicates
  •  Exhibits initiative, strategic thinking and creative problem solving in response to the communications challenges and opportunities faced by the company within the region
  •  Effectively coaches, counsels and builds teams within the matrix environment
  •  Manages multiple projects and meet strict deadlines
  •  Experienced in multimedia and digital formats
  •  Highly motivated and able to manage projects without supervision
  •  Team player, collaborative spirit, ability to succeed in a fast-paced, high-visibility environment
  •  Exceptional writing, editing and verbal communications skills
  •  Willingness to travel 30-40%


Offer:
  • Our employees are the key to our company s success. 
  • We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. 
  • Our Company s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives.

    

Job Segment:  Communications, Law, PR, Compliance, Animal Health, Marketing, Legal, Veterinary                       

Locations

Haar DE

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