Your Responsibilities :
Are you looking to create communications and community engagement strategies that change people’s lives?
ViiV Healthcare is the only company 100% focused on HIV, which we believe allows us to make meaningful contributions to people living with or affected by HIV, now and into the future. We deliver innovative treatments and work in partnership with the HIV community. Our mission is to leave no person living with HIV anywhere in the world behind.
We currently have an opportunity for a Communications and Community Relations Manager. Based in Abbotsford, Melbourne this role will see you enhance ViiV Healthcare’s impact and reputation through effective communications and drive collaboration with HIV Community groups and stakeholders. We are looking for a strategic thinker, who excels when working cross functionally and has a real passion for community relations. This is an exciting time to join ViiV Healthcare and make a difference as we look forward to several exciting launches in the immediate future.
Reporting to the Country Manager this role will be responsible for:
- Enhancing the reputation of ViiV Healthcare as a capable and expert leader within the HIV community;
- Playing a key role in the corporate affairs function by driving community engagement;
- Creating and implementing corporate communications plans including multichannel communications such as social media;
- Collaborating with key stakeholders to develop opportunities for partnerships;
- Developing and managing grants programs/partnerships;
- Supporting the brand team by coordinating internal communications, agency activity and brand communications; and
- Managing the activities and projects initiated by ViiV Healthcare.
To be a success, this role requires a genuine interest and passion for making a difference for people living with HIV through partnership and deep understanding. The successful candidate will possess a unique combination of strong stakeholder management, project management, communications expertise and leadership skills.. You will enjoy working within a highly-specialised therapy area that connects directly with highly knowledgeable community organisations and specialised medical professionals..
Everyone at ViiV Healthcare feels strongly connected to their mission and understands how their individual contributions make a difference to people living with HIV. We value diversity and treat all candidates equally. We aim to create an inclusive workplace where all employees feel engaged, supportive of one another, and know their work makes an important contribution.
If you are passionate about making a difference to people living with HIV we’d love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and cover letter via the apply now.
Why You? Basic qualifications:
Communications/Community Relations experience
Why GSK? :
ViiV Healthcare is a global specialist HIV company established by GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer in 2009 to deliver advances in treatment and care for people living with HIV. Shionogi joined ViiV Healthcare in 2012. Our aim is to take a deeper and broader interest in HIV/AIDS than any company has done before and then take a new approach to deliver effective and new HIV medicines as well as support communities affected by HIV.
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