Associate Vice President, US Public Relations & Communications
Job Description About AbbVie
AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) is a global, research-driven
biopharmaceutical company committed to developing innovative
advanced therapies for some of the world’s most complex and
critical conditions. The company’s mission is to use its expertise,
dedicated people and unique approach to innovation to markedly
improve treatments across four primary therapeutic areas:
immunology, oncology, virology and neuroscience. In more than 75
countries, AbbVie employees are working every day to advance health
solutions for people around the world. For more information about
AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on
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Envision working with energetic colleagues andinspirational
leaders. Now, place yourself in that mix; leading
discussions,asking the right questions and driving results. All
while wearing jeans towork!
Associate Vice President, US Public Relations,Allergan
YOU ARE more than just a title, YOU ARE… A Creative Leader in
AllerganAesthetics. You will take the lead in developing, planning
and overseeingexecution of the public relations and image building
strategies for the world’sleading aesthetics products including
facial injectable, plastics andregenerative medicines and body
YOU WILL: Developnew PR strategies. Create PR strategieswith a
fresh perspective to allow Allergan Aesthetics, our brands and
leadership, to cultivateand enhance meaningful relationships with
targeted, high-level external audiences,including the media and key
Leadprojects effectively. Manageand deliver PR projects and
campaigns and key performance metrics.
Develop positive brand recognition. Designand implement programs
to enhance the public reputation of the organization andour
Think outside the box. Presenthigh-level strategies
successfully, securing approval on new, big ideas.
Collaborate effectively. Developteam members through active
coaching and mentoring. Develop relationships with and grow our
reach leveragingexternal PR and Communications Agencies as
YOU BRING: Bachelor’s degree incommunications, business or
related field; MBA / graduate degree desired.
Minimum 12 - 15 years ofprogressively responsible
communications/Public Relations experience, mustinclude agency
experience and experience working with or at pharmaceuticals.
Ability to develop strategic partnerships bothinternally and
Experiencemanaging a team of PR professionals and supporting a
Excellentwritten and communication skills
Excellentproject management skills
Contentcreation / reporting experience desirable
Experienceworking with senior management
Demonstrableability to build and develop internal and external
Goodunderstanding of the tech industry, understanding of the
beauty, health andwellness space preferable
Commitmentto deliver and exceed expectations
Ableto deal with confidential information
Strong attention to detail
LEADERSHIP SKILLS: For this role, we’re looking for a leader
who: Acts as an Owner
Has an Outside-In Perspective
Provides Strategic Foresight
A Talent Magnet: Thebest leaders are brand ambassadors and have
an eye out forgreat talent to join our family. All Allergan
colleagues are an extension ofour recruiting team, building bridges
for the best people to grow our company.
Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse
backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients.
As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the
basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex
(including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical
condition, genetic information gender identity or expression,
sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or
any other legally protected characteristic.