Senior Communications Manager (w/m/d) 80% - 100%

Siegfried AG

  • Publication date:

    04 October 2022
  • Workload:

  • Contract:

    Unlimited employment

Senior Communications Manager (w/m/d) 80% - 100%

At its locations around the world, Siegfried offers employees exciting career opportunities in international settings. We cultivate multidisciplinary cooperation and encourage our staff to actively shape and influence their careers. This approach, coupled with our dynamic working environment, make Siegfried an attractive employer.

Your role

  • You develop and implement integrated communication strategies
  • You create targeted and high-quality content for a wide range of digital formats and channels with the aim to strengthen Siegfried's thought-leadership and expertise in the relevant themes
  • You will manage compagny-wide editorial process and work on the strategic realignment of our channels
  • You are a thought leader for customer-relevant marketing topics for the drug substances and drug products business
  • You will independently reseach customer-related challenges, derive topics from them and develop multi-channel content
  • You work together with the business and countries on a common content strategy and coach them with your knowledge and experience
  • You will be responsible to strengthen Siegfried's digital footprint and positioning including activation and development of own, partner and social channel

Your profile

  • Bachelor's Degree in communications, public relations, journalism, mass communication, or releated area
  • Minimum of 7 years senior communications experience, minimum 3 years experience in the pharmaceutical or chemical industry
  • Excellent English writing and editing skills, German a plus
  • Experience in B2B marketing is an advantage
  • Ability to create and nurture strong and sustainable relationships with internal & external stakeholders
  • Ability to quickly assimilate complex information and take independent action where nessesary
  • Self-motivated, entrepreneurial, hands-on approach, with an appetite to join and help build a growing communications team

Working at Siegfried

Siegfried's work environment is dynamic and international. With a highly professional and motivated team, the company operates in a future-oriented business field. Siegfried possesses a unique culture that leverages cultural differences to create a competitive advantage. Siegfried places highest priority on providing a flexible, diverse and discrimination-free working environment in which employees can develop personally and professionally, advance innovation and deliver superior performance. We strive to provide a work environment where employees can take on challenging jobs and associated responsibilities that best serve their personal and technical development and can benefit from the success of our company. The company regulations in respect of compensation and career development opportunities apply to all Siegfried sites. Additional conditions of employment are governed by location-specific circumstances, legislation and customs.

Who we are

In the Midst of People's Lives - Across the Globe
The Siegfried Group is one of the world's leading Custom Development and Manufacturing Organizations (CDMOs) developing and producing active pharmaceutical ingredients (API), intermediates and finished dosage forms. As our core competence, we successfully integrate chemical and pharmaceutical capabilities into a single business model. 
The Siegfried name stands for highest quality, efficiency, flexibility and safety. Present in Europe, Asia and North America, we serve a broad global customer base from major international pharmaceutical companies down to small biologic-pharmaceutical organizations. For them we develop and produce product innovations on a large scale to finished products. We integrate our offer seamlessly into the customers' value chain. Our comprehensive services range from early-stage Research & Development services such as synthesis, scale-up, formulation development, stability studies and method development all the way through to manufacturing services, ranging from preclinical R&D material for clinical trial purposes to commercial production. 
We are able to produce about 200 of the approximately 1500 registered drug substances used in medicine. Moreover, we produce 20 percent of global demand for caffeine. Consequently, nearly 1 billion individuals come into contact with Siegfried products.

What we do in Zofingen

Zofingen is the hub of the Siegfried Group. The production facility at our Zofingen headquarters supplies our customers around the globe with exemplary Swiss quality. The Siegfried company is a popular employer in the Zofingen region, where we meet our social responsibility by training apprentices.

Main activities

  • Development and commercial manufacture of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and corresponding intermediates
  • Fully compliant with cGMP and SHE (Safety, Health and Environmental) standards

Special features

  • Manufacture of high potency active ingredients in development and production
  • Micronization in development and production

Strategic importance

  • Contract manufacturing of new active ingredients