Are you looking for an interesting and challenging project in Switzerland and are you an experienced Communications Manager?
If yes, this is the right opportunity for you!
We are working strategically with one of our core clients who is looking for an experienced and highly knowledgeable Communications Manager.
Start date: 10.06.2019
Latest start date: 17.06.2019
End date: 06.09.2019 (3 months duration)
Extension: Planned (additional 3 months).
Work location: Kaiseraugst, Switzerland
Remote/Home Office: Possible, prior approval needed (only exceptions).
Travelling: Not required.
Tasks & Responsibilities:
You will lead the development and delivery of the communications strategy for the program, working with colleagues and other stakeholders from different functions (Finance, Procurement, Pharma Technical Operations, IT) to deliver timely, targeted, creative and effective internal communications that meet defined objectives tailored to inform the project team, key users and stakeholder groups.
The Project Communications Manager is responsible for supporting the program manager (s) in communicating and coordinating the communication in the program organization and across the different functions aligned with the organizational change management strategy.
You are a highly skilled Communications Manager who has ideally worked on strategic communications delivery for a transformation project enabled by a new ERP platform or a similar global system roll-out.
University degree in communications or equivalent education
8+ years of experience in corporate communications with the proven ability to plan and deliver communication for a global internal audience and holding dedicated internal communication roles for business change initiatives/incorporating systems and technology implementation
Significant experience of developing, delivering and measuring internal communications programs that support cultural and organizational change within large operational organizations
Experience of managing and delivering effective internal communication channels
Experience of systems implementation change management desirable
Ability to shape and deliver key messages to various audiences aligned to their individual needs and project objectives
Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
Fluent English and German skills (both mandatory)
Ability to influence and manage stakeholder relationships
Strong writing, editing and proofreading skills, with attention to detail; storytelling expertise and the skills to translate complex topics and concepts into engaging messages and communications
You are experienced and comfortable working in a global, dynamic and matrixed organization
Experience of using new and innovative communication channels
General knowledge about SAP and IT
Nice to Haves:
+++ Experience in a similar global program
++ Any Change Management certification