Bristol Myers Squibb Associate Director, Worldwide Brand Communications (Immuno-Oncology) in Princeton, New Jersey

Position Responsibilities:

  • Delivertheexternal and internalstrategiccommunicationsplatformforthehead/neck, hematology and emerging tumor indicationsfor Opdivo, Yervoy, Empliciti and Sprycel; the therapeuticareasand brand initiatives, and messaging thatsupportthebroadercorporate objectives.

  • Collaborate with Commercialand R&Dteamstoposition Bristol-MyersSquibb as a leader in (immuno) oncology,developing stakeholderrelationships and managing thoughtleadership activitiesacross the therapeutic area attheworldwidelevel.

  • Collaborate with InternationalPublicAffairscolleagues to supporttheireffortsto successfullycommunicatebrand and therapeutic areamilestones.

  • Partner with corporate Content and Channels team to deliver an integratedsocial/digital strategy for therapeutic areas,disease awarenessprogramming, and supportBristol-MyersSquibb I-O/Oncology Leadership initiatives.

  • Overseebudget for and management ofexternalagencyresources.

Experience Required:

  • Theposition requires a strong communicationsprofessionalwhodemonstratessound businessjudgment and can work closelywithseniorleaders in variousparts of theorganization tohelpdriveeffectivecommunications internally and externally.

  • 10-12 yearsof experience in brand or corporatecommunications,publicrelationsagency or related field. A strategiccommunicationsbackground in healthcareispreferred.

  • Provenability to drivestrategiccommunication initiativesaligned with broadercompanyobjectives; and beable to quickly learn the businessandoperatewithin a complex,fastpacedandchanging environment.

  • Strong understanding of business is critical.

  • Mustbeable to manageand prioritizemultipletasksand projectswith a sense of urgency.

  • Excellentwrittenand oral communication skills.

  • Strategic,conceptualthinking and strong interpersonalskillsrequired.

Ideal Candidate Would Also Have:

  • Bachelors’Degreerequired, with a degree in communications or related field preferred.

  • Experience working in Oncology

  • An understanding of howpolicy,advocacy,pricingand access worktogethertoimplement integratedstrategies.

  • Solid understanding of thechanging globalmediaenvironment and therole of digital media in reaching key audiences.

  • Strong projectmanagementskills.Mustbeabletosuccessfullywork in a matrix organization,leadcross-functionalteams and managemultiplecomplexprojects.

  • Strong record of successand experience in leading and advising senior-and executive-levelemployeesandteams.

  • Abilitytoacquirebusinessacumenquickly and easily.

  • Proficiency with web-based,digital communicationsand internalsocialmedia tools a plus.

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