Sanofi Group Director, U.S. Corporate Social Responsibility Engagement in Bridgewater, New Jersey
The Director, U.S. Corporate Social Responsibility Engagement is both a strategic and hands-on role responsible for developing and bringing to life employee and community engagement programs, that will inspire and drive Sanofi U.S. employees to use their time and talents to make a difference in the lives of those who need it most.
The Director is responsible for the development and implementation of strategies and tactics that advance employee engagement, both internally and externally, through national and local programs that are aligned to the company’s CSR priorities, culture and mission of Empowering Life. Building upon current engagement offerings, the role will partner with key internal stakeholders such as Human Resources, Inclusion & Diversity, and External Affairs to ensure all programs have pull-through across the U.S. organization including business units, field personnel, manufacturing and distribution centers. In addition, the Director will assess and report on engagement impact, play a lead role in representing Sanofi with external organizations and associations, and work with the Head of U.S. CSR in the development of key public/private signature efforts designed to position Sanofi as an authentic and committed leader in the communities in which it operates.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop strategy and tactics for Sanofi U.S. Empowering Our Communities employee engagement program including assessment of current offerings and recommendations for moving forward
Plan and execute new national and local employee engagement programs in line with the U.S. CSR priorities
Partner with Human Resources to develop annual service opportunities that could include (but are not limited) a U.S. company-wide Week of Service, Skills-based Volunteering and Board Service programs
Work with Head of U.S. CSR to a develop national signature program(s) with external partners integrating focused CSR priority areas with employee activation
Work collaboratively with internal stakeholders including Employee Resource Groups and Inclusion & Diversity to advance shared priorities through employee engagement
Oversee the operational management of the employee giving portal which includes Matching Gifts, Volunteer GIVE program, and other company-sponsored engagement efforts
Develop and manage evaluation measures and tools to assess and report on the impact of engagement programs
Work with N.A. Communications on annual plan to communicate employee engagement efforts via intranet and various social media channels
Interact with senior executives and represent company to key external stakeholders
Proactive self-starter who can work independently and in a team environment, comfortable collaborating across all departments and function levels
REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EQUIVALENT EXPERIENCE:
Between 8-10 years of experience in Corporate Social Responsibility, preferably in the healthcare sector and volunteer management
A minimum of 5 years of strategizing, developing, and managing employee engagement and giving programs
Direct experience in building signature CSR engagement programs aligned to the company’s business priorities with multiple external partners
Demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple high visibility/high-impact projects with limited supervision
Experience in developing strong, respectful relationships, to inspire confidence and build trust among key internal stakeholders and senior leadership
Passionate, creative and committed with strong ability to lead, influence and inspire
Strong written communication and presentation skills
Strong verbal communication and interpersonal skills with ability to work in teams and collaborate across functions
Positive can-do attitude a must
The position is based in Bridgewater, NJ and requires some travel to other Sanofi U.S. sites.
LEADERSHIP SUCCESS PROFILES & COMPANY VALUES:
Job requires consistent demonstration of appropriate behavioral competencies as defined through the company’s Leadership Success Profile and Company Values Model.
Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.
At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.
Sanofi is dedicated to supporting people through their health challenges. We are a global biopharmaceutical company focused on human health. We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering. We stand by the few who suffer from rare diseases and the millions with long-term chronic conditions.
With more than 100,000 people in 100 countries, Sanofi is transforming scientific innovation into healthcare solutions around the globe.
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