Associate Director, Product Communications

Our Boston area global biopharmaceutical client has a diversified commercial product portfolio and a solid pipeline of product candidates in the areas of mental health and addiction. We are looking for an Associate Director of Product Communications.

 

 

In this role, you will

  • Play a key role in developing and executing the communications plans for two key products
  • Maintain in-depth knowledge of portfolio and brand businesses, inclusive of strategies, goals and market challenges
  • Work collaboratively to develop of disease state-related content for the company’s owned channels
  • Develop press releases, FAQs, key messaging and other product communications materials
  • Identify and engage with patients and caregivers who may be interested in sharing their stories
  • Manage the day-to-day of external agencies, vendors and consultants
  • Support rapid response and crisis communications needs as they arise

 

 

Profile

  • 8+ years of pharma or biotech PR experience, specifically in media relations and product communications, from a company or healthcare communications agency
  • Deep understanding of the biotech/pharmaceutical industry, including the FDA/regulatory environment
  • Knowledge of integrated communications strategies involving paid, owned, earned and shared media
  • Ability to build and maintain collaborative relationships with all levels of the organization to ensure alignment and integration of messages and initiatives
  • Experience working with patients, caregivers and providers
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Stellar project management skills
  • Able to travel approximately 10 – 15%
  • Bachelor’s degree