Careers that change Lives
An experienced Corporate Communications professional to lead our proactive and reactive projects in Arabian Peninsula States and Emerging Africa. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in corporate, consumer and product communications, crisis management, working with senior executives and will be able to balance handling a combination of breaking news and real time requests with managing strategic corporate projects and product announcements. The ability to combine strategy and flawless execution, ruthlessly prioritize and work on a number of projects at once will be essential.
A Day In the Life
•Leads strategy development and produces content aimed at external and internal audiences that supports greater business impact.
•Creates strategic external relations plans to build reputation, thought leadership, and advocacy to drive business impact and results for Medtronic
•Proactively shapes the company's identity through traditional and new media channels paid, earned, shared, and owned.
•Advances the company narrative to media and other external audiences as defined, which may involve the strategic conceptualization and execution of creative (PR) campaigns.
•Helps lead Communications strategy and response development through issues or crisis to protect the company's reputation.
•Oversees and executes the writing, editing and approval of event scripts, speeches, key documents and reports, promotional materials, press releases, interviews, FAQs and other external communications vehicles as defined.
•Requires broad management knowledge to lead project teams in one department
•Requires a University Degree and minimum of 7 years of relevant experience
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.
We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.