What Communications Business Partner contributes to Cardinal Health
Communications defines and executes communication and public relations strategies in support of the company's business objectives, image and reputation for both internal and external stakeholders. This function builds relationships with external stakeholders, including media and community organizations, and designs meetings and communications to leverage these relationships and promote the company.
Communications Business Partner engages various internal audiences in the purpose and priorities of Cardinal Health, key initiatives and strategies with the goal of accelerating company performance. This job family develops and distributes print-based and digital communications including corporate policy manuals, internal newsletters, process handbooks, and function-specific documents created in collaboration with subject matter experts. This job family evaluates employee engagement with internal communications and liaises with leaders to ensure dissemination of communications.
Manages internal and external communications initiatives for the Pharmaceutical segment.
Serves as editor of weekly internal newsletter, maintaining editorial calendar, mining for and writing feature stories, and providing editorial oversight.
Mines stories that support segment objectives; contributes to thought leadership and earned media opportunities;
Creates communications deliverables including customer communications, talking points, news releases, bylined articles, social posts, etc.
Serves as point person for commercial excellence communications;
Develops internal announcements; creates and manages content for internal channels (Intranet, Yammer, etc.);
Develops and manages process for measuring Communications team results;
Provides support for key internal meetings including town hall meetings, leadership meetings, National Sales Meetings and customer-facing meetings and tradeshows, including script writing for executives.
3-5 years of experience in corporate communications preferred
BA, BS or equivalent experience in related field preferred
Exceptional oral and written communications skills
Experience writing features for internal and external audiences and developing scripts and messages for leaders
Applied knowledge in executing social media and digital communications content
Self-directed, action-oriented, forward thinking
Strong organizational and project management skills
Team player with the ability to work cross-functionally with peers and leaders
What is expected of you and others at this level
Applies comprehensive knowledge and a thorough understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks and projects
May contribute to the development of policies and procedures
Works on complex projects of large scope
Develops technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems
Solutions are innovative and consistent with organization objectives
Completes work; independently receives general guidance on new projects
Work reviewed for purpose of meeting objectives
May act as a mentor to less experienced colleagues
Candidates who are back-to-work, people with disabilities, without a college degree, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.
Cardinal Health supports an inclusive workplace that values diversity of thought, experience and background. We celebrate the power of our differences to create better solutions for our customers by ensuring employees can be their authentic selves each day. Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) is a distributor of pharmaceuticals, a global manufacturer and distributor of medical and laboratory products, and a provider of performance and data solutions for healthcare facilities.We are a crucial link between the clinical and operational sides of healthcare, delivering end-to-end solutions and data-driving insights that advance healthcare and improve lives every day. With deep partnerships, diverse perspectives and innovative digital solutions, we build connections across the continuum of care. With more than 50 years of experience, we seize the opportunity to address healthcare's most complicated challenges – now, and in the future.As a global, growing company, we’re able to offer rewarding careers that let you make a positive impact on our customers and communities.