Location: Japan - Tokyo
Salary: 8000000 - 14000000 JPY
Job Function: PR/Corporate Communications
Reference: JO-170724-132824
Industry: Life Sciences & Healthcare
Sub-Industry: Pharmaceuticals

Company Overview:
One of the world’s TOP japanese pharmaceutical companies 


Role purpose 

The company is in the process of rethinking the way it communicates both externally and internally. This includes enhanced efforts to raise the profile of the group with campaigns that enhance the company’s visibility and reputation.

Key to this effort, the company is recruiting an experienced and well-rounded communicator with specific expertise in creating corporate campaigns and global audiences OR engage with the commercial team to renew the way MRs engage with doctors.

Education, Experience and Skills

The successful candidate will have

  • Experience (minimum of 5 years) in a pharmaceutical communications environment preferred, with a thorough grounding in the complexities and issues relating to operating in the pharmaceutical industry

  • Exception for strong individual in External communication. If so, pharmaceutical experience is a plus.

  • Demonstrated success in managing public relations plans for external communications to meet corporate objectives and/or for internal communications as well

  • Highly developed written and oral communications skills

  • Strong managerial and tactical skills, as well as a creative and effective approach to problem solving

  • Ability to work in in a global, multicultural environment with the ability to influence without formal authority

  • Excellent English language skills; Japanese preferred

  • Relevant academic qualifications (e.g. undergraduate or post-graduate degree in communication management, public relations, journalism, digital communications, health economics, bio-medical sciences or similar)