This diversified medical technology group has been a world leader in its industry for years. The company’s global infrastructure continues to expand and currently has distribution channels, purchasing agents and buying entities in over 90 countries, generating annual sales of $4 Billion. The company has a track record of bringing innovative new products to market that provide better clinical outcomes for patients and save costs for healthcare providers.
The Director of Internal Communications for Global Operations is responsible for creating and and executing communication strategies in support of the company’s 3000+ employees in the Global Operations, which is the central organization for the company’s manufacturing, distribution, procurement and supply chain related functions.
The Director of Internal Communication will further align Global Operations communication plans and messaging with the overall business goals to engage employees in Company-wide strategy and initiatives.
The position reports to the Vice President, Human Resources, with a dotted line to Group Director of Internal Communication, and will work very closely with the Sr. Vice President of Operations by providing communication counsel, planning and execution of global internal communications strategy.
We are looking for someone with excellent project management skills, strong presentation and writing skills, who is able to take new ideas and carry them through to final conclusion. We need a good knowledge of video, audio production, print and design as they are used within a manufacturing environment. We need an enthusiastic person with great organizational skills and the ability to motivate and influence others. Exposure to different cultures and global initiatives is very important as well as experience working within a Lean manufacturing or TQM environment.