Corporate Communication《PR》【New Position!】

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17174 Corporate Communication《PR》【New Position!】

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・Inform, educate, and engage local employees around the company’s business and culture, including planning and executing local Town Halls and other key events; help ensure that information from global company events is appropriately cascaded to employees in Japan
・Support the General Manager, Japan with office-wide communications, as needed
・Serve as main point of contact with local media as well as first point of contact for general corporate inquiries
・Ensure consistent and accurate pull-through of corporate mission, vision, branding, values, culture, and strategy into all communications
・Manage the local corporate website to keep content current and aligned with
the global corporate website
・Partner closely with U.S. colleagues to ensure key milestones and activities in Japan are communicated externally and internally on a global level, including on the company’s corporate social media channels and on the intranet; take the lead on developing intranet content regarding activities in Japan
・Develop local press releases, as needed, for milestones that will be communicated only in Japan; partner closely with U.S. colleagues to translate and secure local review of global press releases, as needed
・Elevate awareness of the company in Japan via media outreach and other public relations tactics; oversee local public relations agency to develop and implement PR strategies
・Liaise with patient advocacy groups in Japan for brand awareness activities and to ensure the patient voice is reflected in company communications
・Develop and manage relationships with community partners and organizations that we may engage with for corporate social responsibility efforts


・7+ years’ experience in public relations and communications, with experience in both internal and external communications in the biopharmaceutical industry; experience working for a global company preferred
・Familiarity with local healthcare industry regulations
・Existing relationships with local healthcare media
・Outstanding written and verbal communications skills, including a strong command of English
・Comfort and experience working on the back end of websites and intranet platforms to manage content
・Ability to give clear direction to vendors/agencies regarding communications strategies
・Ability to work effectively and efficiently under tight deadlines and across functions and geographies, including partnering effectively with Marketing, HR, Legal, Regulatory, Medical Affairs, Clinical Development, IT, and others, as needed
・Proven ability to take a project from idea to implementation
・Ability to prioritize competing activities and communicate effectively in a fast-paced, complex environment
・Bachelor’s degree required
・An uncompromising ethical standard and level of conduct are essential.
・Travel up to 10% (domestic and international), some of which will be overnight in nature

Job application

Apex delivers strong profile and highly skilled candidates that match the job description requirements. Their candidate know how, network and experience helped us to initiate contact and integrate the candidate into our company. We are very happy with the candidate selected by Apex. K.K. consulting service. Thank you for the professional recruitment consulting service throughout the selection and follow up. We really appreciated it and strongly recommend Apex.

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