Job Title:Director, Brand CommunicationsJob Description:Contribute to
outstanding innovation + Make braver choices
Director, Brand Communications
As a privately-owned, specialty healthcare company, Ferring focuses on
developing life-changing innovations that help people live better lives.
Our independence helps us cultivate an entrepreneurial spirit and
long-term perspective that enables us to achieve growth and scale while
remaining agile and true to our 'people first' philosophy. Built on a
70-year commitment to science and research, Ferring is relentless in
pursuit of science that drives powerful discoveries and therapies to
help people build families, stay healthy, and stand up to the world's
oldest enemy: disease.
We are seeking a bold and dynamic Communications Director to join
Ferring's microbiome launch team. This role will be integral in
deploying an omni-channel communications plan to achieve a successful
first-in-class launch in the C. diff space, setting the stage for future
portfolio additions, and activating Ferring's vision for the future of
Provide strategic counsel, support and execution of brand communications
across business units driving positive business impact and improved
awareness and sentiment around our products.
Traditional launch, pre-launch, data and conference communications
across all brands and therapeutic areas.
Proactive and Responsive Brand Media Relations.
Brand social media planning and execution.
Position as liaison with third parties and advocacy groups.
Create and execute annual brand communications plans.
Bachelor's Degree in marketing, communications, or related field.
Advanced degree preferred.
10+ years of experience in public relations/communications, combination
of agency and in-house experience.
Previous experience in the healthcare/ pharmaceutical arena required.
Ability to think strategically and execute plans.
Strong media contacts with healthcare industry press, including online
and broadcast outlets.
Excellent organizational skills with the ability to juggle multiple
Excellent verbal, written, presentation and problem-solving skills.
Ability to execute and measure multifaceted campaigns and day-to-day
A strong understanding of traditional media, digital and content
marketing strategies, ability to integrate campaign strategies and apply
analytics to measure results and provide insights.
Poise and calm under pressure.
Strong proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
Join our team and you'll become part of a close-knit family - one in
which you'll be listened
to and your contributions valued. Surrounded by like-minded people,
you'll have the support to achieve more. So if you love to come up with
new ways to make a positive difference and see them through, welcome to
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance
We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer. EOE
Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc.