Celgene Senior Manager, External Communications in Summit, New Jersey


Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries - and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science and contribute to our unique culture.

The Senior Manager, External Communications, will have a key role on the Global Pricing and Market Access team and will be based in Summit, NJ. This role will be responsible for creating and managing content to support external communications including Board of Directors meetings, earnings calls, investor meetings and events as well as ad hoc meetings and events.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Collaborates with Commercial, Project Leadership and Finance to develop key messages for Board of Directors meetings (6 times a year.) Develops operating update presentations and in-person presentations for these meetings.

  • Prepares materials for earning calls including I&I milestones for press release, key messages and Q&A. Develops slide presentations and key talking points. Edits speeches.

  • Manages communications for planned and ad hoc investor meetings to address key events (e.g. acquisitions, data release.) Collects data and compiles key investor messages, coordinates KOLs/guest speakers, coordinates training for speakers, acts as liaison between IR and Franchise, and creates presentation slide and Q&A.



Skills/Knowledge Required:

  • BS in biology, chemistry or related science preferred. 3-5 years of experience in or consulting to pharmaceutical industry

  • Strong scientific and industry knowledge.

  • Strong strategic thinking combined with high attention to detail.

  • Strong project management experience; ability to deal with ambiguity and change while staying extremely organized.

  • Strong analytical skills; able to distill key takeaways from large volumes of information.

  • Effective use of influencing skills to get things done at all levels in the organization.

  • Executive presence and ability to interact comfortably with senior management.

  • Highly polished communicator (both verbal and written.) Able to understand and distill complex information into key messages and communications.

  • Ability to work as a team player and collaborate in a fast-paced environment.

  • Capable of carrying out assignments independently in an expeditious and thoughtful manner.

  • Microsoft office with very strong PowerPoint and Excel skills.

Celgene is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Celgene complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must have authorization to work for Celgene in the U.S.

Senior Manager, External Communications

Location: Summit, NJ, US

Job ID: 17000948