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[Communications/Janssen]Senior Manager R&D, Communication&Public Affairs

  • Titolo [Communications/Janssen]Senior Manager R&D, Communication&Public Affairs
  • Funzione Public Affairs
  • Sottofunzione Communications
  • Località Chiyoda, Tokyo-To, Japan
  • Data di pubblicazione
  • Riferimento 2005866402W
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The Senior Manager, Janssen R&D Communications, Japan serves as a trusted advisor to Janssen Asia Pacific (AP) / Japan R&D senior executives and collaborates with various stakeholders by designing effective communications strategies and programs to support the country’s R&D organization. The role will drive business priorities and employee engagement in Japan by focusing on fostering organizational culture, highlighting scientific leadership and showcasing our innovative pipeline. This will require close collaboration with the Janssen Research & Development (JRD) global communication team as well as the China R&D communication team to establish a holistic communication strategy to profile our pharmaceutical innovation stories among key external and internal stakeholders. 

The role will:
  • Provide holistic support for the successful roll-out of the AP JRD 2.0 strategy in Japan and across the region more broadly

  • Seamlessly implement the JRD global communication strategy in Japan by providing sufficient on-the-ground end-to-end communication support to the JRD team

  • Integrate of the JRD narrative into broader Janssen and J&J innovation stories in Japan to position J&J as a leading innovator

  • Create synergies to enhance Janssen’s complete innovation story from R&D to commercial, thereby boosting J&J’s external leadership position and enhancing stakeholder engagement

  • Serve as a key member of the integrated Japan Communications & Public Affairs team, to share information and coordinate the communication of R&D’s strategy, business objectives and performance

  • Develop and execute innovative KOL/media and public engagement programs nationwide, communicating stories on the company’s innovative science in new and creative ways

  • Partner closely with the global, Content Lab to create engaging content that infuses our online presence with examples of our industry leading innovation

  • Oversee issues management, enhancing early issue detection capacity and support pharmaceutical R&D related crisis communications

  • Lead employee communication initiatives to drive employee engagement and pride among the Japan R&D organization


  • Bachelor’s degree and above; advanced degree preferred

  • Minimum 12 years of experience telling stories – either in communication, journalism or digital media roles

  • Healthcare industry experience preferred
  • Strategic thinker with ability to develop robust strategies to grow and accelerate our ability to share news and stories about the company

  • Flawless Japanese and English written, verbal and visual communication skills

  • Proven storyteller with ability to develop communications that convey complex ideas and scientific concepts in simple, concise and creative ways to engage employees and external audiences across channels (written, social media, and multimedia content)

  • Exceptional communication and coordination skills in a complex organization with proven success navigating among multiple stakeholders

  • Demonstrated project management skills and the ability to independently manage multiple projects simultaneously across geographies and time zones

  • Ability to balance short- and long-term priorities
  • Budget and agency management experience
  • Experience in a fast-paced editorial environment preferred and managing creative freelance staff preferred

  • Media relations experience is also desirable

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