Corporate Communications is responsible for maintaining the reputation of the company with external and internal audiences. Externally, we are responsible for investor relations, corporate announcements, and communicating to business and financial media. Internally, we are responsible for communicating company news and information to all employees; partnering with HR to educate employees on company culture, values, benefits and rewards; managing and conducting global company meetings and events; and managing the company intranet and internal social network.
The role will be a member of the Global communications team and Japan leadership team.
＜Essential Duties and Responsibilities＞
・Work closely with Global and APAC Corporate Communications team to support internal and external corporate communications for Japan
・Develop and localize corporate communications materials, including press releases, talking points, FAQs, bylined articles, etc.
・Localize and execute corporate brand and communications programs
・Partner with Japan marketing team for consumer and doctor campaigns to promote corporate brand
・Support internal communications in Japan, including executive communications
・Support communicating Corporate Social Responsibility programs internally / externally
・Develop and maintain media relationships in Japan
・Partner with APAC / global corporate team on crisis and reputation management issues
・10～12 years of working experience in corporate communications, issue management, media relations experience in a large corporation or organization, or relevant experience in a leading PR agency
・BS/BA Communications, Marketing, Journalism
・Bilingual in English and Japanese, native Japanese speaker
・Excellent written and verbal communication skills
・Ability to anticipate challenges and solve problems collaboratively in a matrixed environment
・Work cross functionally and able to execute communications program
・Selfmotivated and confident；able to think strategically and hands on to execute
・Thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced and growing environment