Roche Diagnostics International Ltd in Rotkreuz is one of the world’s leading providers of diagnostic system solutions for clinics, laboratories and doctors’ offices. The company employs over 2200 people in Rotkreuz and is one of Roche Diagnostics’ main sites.
Roche is an equal opportunity employer.
Senior Communications Manager
The Communications department of Roche Diagnostics International (RDI) is responsible for all internal and external site communications in Rotkreuz.
As a Senior Communications Manager, you will bring in your wide range of expertise to proactively drive the further development and implementation of our communication activities in Rotkreuz. In close collaboration with local and global functions, you will focus on a variety of internal communication projects and initiatives. From designing a strategy to producing outstanding online and offline contents and materials – you are a communications expert at heart who can add value in line with changing business needs. You will also act as a deputy of the Head of Communications RDI.
Key responsibilities are:
Design, plan and implement communication projects for the Rotkreuz site. This includes local topics and projects, but also adapting global initiatives to the local context.
Initiative lead and communication for the Site Identity project to position the site successfully within the Roche network and to live up to our ambition “Rotkreuz – the beating heart of Diagnostics”
Providing communications consultancy and ongoing support for specific RDI site functions
Taking the editorial lead for RDI Communications, ensuring the ongoing planning of all contents and channels with the communications team
Further develop and continuously improve the internal communication channels (content and technology)
Writing in English and German for online and offline channels
Support in local media relations and crisis communications
Who you are
You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point.
We are seeking an experienced and versatile communications professional for this role. You should meet the following requirements:
Proficiency in English and German
Strong storytelling skills, with a confident style of writing in both languages
Degree in communications or a related field
At least 5 years’ relevant experience, with a broad knowledge in online/offline communication channels
Experience in using CMS, knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop an advantage
Expertise in illustrating content through PowerPoint presentations, videos and other online/offline tools
Competence in using social media for communication
Proactive, team-oriented mindset, hands on mentality
The drive and ambition to help bringing RDI communications to the next level and to really make a difference
Roche Diagnostics AG Mr Tim Biehle Forrenstrasse 6343 Rotkreuz T: +41 41 792 5634