Communications Manager

Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 9000000 - 12000000 JPY
Job Function: PR/Corporate Communications
Reference: JO-190718-196858
Industry: Life Sciences & Healthcare
Sub-Industry: Pharmaceuticals

Company Overview

Communications Manager at Top Global Pharmaceutical maker

Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities:

- External communications
- Digital communications
- Crisis communications
- Internal communications
- Regulatory and / or Organisational


Within in the framework of MHLW and JPMA.

Job Complexity
Media relations is regulated and limited, however, the task is to explore Company's value, brand, and presence to all stakeholders from customers, patients, to healthcare professionals via various media channels.

The position interfaces w/all internal and external stakeholders.
- Internal: HQ, HP/AH business, HR,
- External: Journalists, industry org., govt., healthcare pro., customers.

- Pharmaceutical industry knowledge is required particularity all handling product areas and corporate understanding as subsidiary.
- Handling of mediajournalists at company, agency, and media are also required.

Minimum Education/Degree


- Bachelors or higher degree
- Required Capabilities (Skills, Experience, Competencies)
- Life-science business essentials
- Pharmaceutical product marketing essentials
- Media mix and analysis
- Communications method essentials

Japanese : Native
English : Fluent