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Associate Director Global Media & Executive Communication Tokyo

TBG-019647
Position

09-19 Associate Director Global Media & Executive Communication/アソシエイトディレクターグローバルメディア&エグゼクティブコミュニケーション

Company

Life Sciences

Salary(¥):
15-16 million
Responsibilities
 ACCOUNTABILITIES
External Communications
1.Manage finalization of press releases in partnership with new owners (BUs/Regions)
2.Distribute global press releases to press clubs, wire services, etc.
Media relations
3.Build/maintain relationships and share information with Japanese/Global top-tier media as contact person in charge
4.Respond to inquiries (questions, requests, etc.) from media
5.Educate media by planning and executing explanatory meeting/seminars for media to foster greater understanding of our company, strategy, and news.
Executive Communications
1. Provide counsel and communications support to CEO/TET members for media briefings, issues management, and critical communication strategies taking into account different cultural contexts between Global HQ (in Japan) and outside of Japan
2.Prepare and write key executive communications materials and ensure that they are reviewed and approved for internal and external use in a timely manner
Crisis Communications
3.Support crisis management activities by Crisis Management leaders; support related external communications
CORE ELEMENTS RELATED TO THIS ROLE
1. In-depth knowledge of corporate communications, Japanese/Global media
2.Strong communication and interpersonal skills to engage with external stakeholders and internal executives


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Requirements
1.5+ years' experience in corporate communications and/or any communication-related function. Healthcare industry experience preferable
2.Bachelor's degree; concentration in communication, journalism, political science, marketing or business preferred. MBA or other advanced degree highly preferred
3.Native English fluency and Japanese fluency required with
4.Profound understanding of media relations
5.Excellent interpersonal skills, including in oral and written communication
6.Clear and deep understanding of Japanese culture (HQ corporate culture) and societal and business norms strongly desired