Manager, US Policy & Issues Communications
East Hanover, NJ 
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Job Description Summary

Location: East Hanover, NJ (Hybrid)
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About the role: Support US corporate reputation through the risk management and shaping of the Novartis story within the US healthcare environment and defined voice within US healthcare policy and issues affecting US patients, healthcare professionals and pharma industry.


Job Description

Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Support execution, including content development and news flow management/tracking, of strategy to identify and shape Novartis visibility and position around key US healthcare policies, issues management, and market access.
  • Responsible for media and landscape analysis and the utilization of analytics and insights to create reports and inform strategy.
  • Research and keep pulse of US and industry issues and policies

Role Requirements

  • BA/BS required; advanced degree a plus
  • 7+ years of experience in corporate communications, US public/policy affairs or related discipline, with healthcare and/or pharmaceutical background
  • US issues and policy management, plus a US policy communications background
  • Media relations expertise
  • Editorial oversight and project management
  • Strong writer and content generator
  • Business acumen and understanding of US healthcare policy industry landscape
  • Insights and analytical capabilities
  • Team and individual style that is exemplary of Novartis culture and behaviors
  • Strong interpersonal skills and collaborative enterprise mindset with comfort in working within a dynamic, ambiguous & matrix environment
  • Ability to multi-task and manage complex issues into simple effective solutions

Benefits and Rewards: Read our handbook to learn about all the ways we'll help you thrive personally and professionally: https://www.novartis.com/careers/benefits-rewards

Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion: Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams' representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Novartis Compensation and Benefit Summary: The pay range for this position at commencement of employment is expected to be between $102,400.00 and $153,600.00 / year; however, while salary ranges are effective from 1/1/24 through 12/31/24, fluctuations in the job market may necessitate adjustments to pay ranges during this period. Further, final pay determinations will depend on various factors, including, but not limited to geographical location, experience level, knowledge, skills, and abilities. The total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, including a sign-on bonus, restricted stock units, and discretionary awards in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits (including 401(k) eligibility and various paid time off benefits, such as vacation, sick time, and parental leave), dependent on the position offered. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided if an employee receives an offer of employment. If hired, employee will be in an "at-will position" and the Company reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, Company or individual department/team performance, and market factors.


EEO Statement:

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.


Accessibility and reasonable accommodations

The Novartis Group of Companies are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please send an e-mail to tas.nacomms@novartis.com call +1 (877)395-2339 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please include the job requisition number in your message.

https://www.novartis.com/careers/careers-research/notice-all-applicants-us-job-openings


Salary Range

$102,400.00 - $153,600.00


Skills Desired

Communication Medium, Corporate Communication, Creativity, Internal Communications (Ic), Interviewing Skills, Marketing, Media Campaigns, Media Relations, Multimedia, Social Media
The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
7+ years
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