Sanofi Group Senior Manager/Associate Director, Science Communications in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Objective: This role will help develop content and support our leaders in communicating Sanofi’s R&D strategy, scientific approach and pipeline programs to external and internal audiences through a variety of channels (social media, website, internal platforms, etc.). S/he will work with colleagues on the Science Communications team, as well as our scientists and R&D leadership, to create written and visual content that helps distinguish the company’s R&D efforts, with a focus on making scientific concepts accessible to a broader audience. S/he will also engage with communicators in our business units, employee communications and our broader editorial team to ensure that we are consistently communicating our science and placing it in the context of our broader corporate narrative.
Develop content designed to highlight the work of Sanofi’s R&D organization and help elevate the company’s scientific reputation
Participate in the creation, planning and implementation of activities to build awareness of Sanofi R&D among key stakeholders; help identify novel and effective opportunities to build Sanofi’s reputation
Work with leaders and scientists across the R&D organization to understand and translate our science and R&D strategy for a broader audience
Collaborate with Employee Communications colleagues to share our R&D story internally
Work with colleagues in our business units to help create a consistent articulation of our therapeutic area strategies/programs
Engage with the broader corporate editorial team in the planning and development of science content
Experience in translating scientific concepts for wider audiences
Strong familiarity with/experience in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industries
A background in writing or communications
Skills and Competencies
Demonstrated understanding of the drug development process and the legal/regulatory environment governing healthcare communications
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Interpersonal skills – ability to network and communicate with various functions
Strong team spirit, active listening
Ability to manage and coordinate agencies/subcontractors
Ability to manage budget and timelines
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.