Communications Specialist

Montgomery County, PA

We’re hiring a Communications Specialist for a rapidly growing organization in the pharmaceutical industry.  This role will be a critical team member who will support the execution of the organization’s overall communication strategy.




  • Collaborate with the Communications Manager on innovative content creation to support internal and external communication strategy.
  • Act as day-to-day point of contact for initiatives.
  • Design and develop a monthly internal newsletter: management of editorial calendar, curation, creation and approval of content.
  • Maintain key communication content (e.g. brochures, overview presentations, posters).
  • Plan, develop and execute internal messages announcing significant company milestones.
  • Write press releases, media pitches, internal communications, bylined articles and social media posts.
  • Update the website through WordPress.
  • Act as a liaison between company initiatives and industry conference points of contact on abstract submission, confirming speaking opportunities, ensure preparation of slides and key messaging.
  • Act as a liaison for the contracted Public Relations team on media relations, social media and communication solutions required to bring greater awareness to initiatives solutions and recommendations.
  • Act as key point of contact for the media email inboxes – triaging requests as appropriate.
  • Communicate with teams and attend and participate in team calls according to your area of responsibility on initiatives.




  • 2+ years of industry experience with a focus on communications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Business, or Liberal Arts required
  • Experience within the pharmaceutical industry preferred
  • Exceptional ability to write and communicate clearly and concisely, and the ability to translate complex topics into compelling, digestible stories.
  • Experience in executing social media campaigns, both paid and organic (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter). Knowledge of Google
  • Analytics and analytics measurement preferred.
  • Flexible to changing work priorities and deadlines.
  • Ability to proficiently use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, WordPress,
  • Sharepoint and Excel, as well as experience in tools to create and publish professional communications (e.g. MS Publisher, Adobe Suite, Constant Contact, Page Designer, Photoshop, etc.)



Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 7/23/2019
Salary $40,000- $60,000

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