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Public Affairs %26 Communications Manager, Janssen - Finland

Johnson & Johnson
Helsinki, Finland (on-site)
12 days ago



About Johnson & Johnson - Janssen

For more than 130 years, diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) have been part of our cultural fabric at Johnson & Johnson and woven into how we do business every day. Our commitment to respect the dignity and diversity of all is embedded in our Credo. We know that the success of our business depends on having the best talent in a workforce that reflects the diverse markets we serve around the world and an inclusive culture that values different perspectives and life experiences.

That is why we in the Nordics are working to create an inclusive environment where diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences are valued and each and every one of our people feel that they belong and can reach their potential. No matter who they are. Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Johnson & Johnson means "You Belong"!

Johnson & Johnson is a company committed to doing good for the world. We blend Heart, Science and Ingenuity to profoundly change the trajectory of health for humanity.

Janssen, one of the Pharmaceutical Companies of J&J, with more than 35,000 employees working hard to treat, cure, stop and prevent some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time - from autoimmune diseases, hematology, oncology, HIV, mental disorders, heart disease and diabetes. We believe that challenging something is the best way to change it. So, every day, in more than 150 countries, we bring together ground-breaking science and the most creative minds in the industry to think differently about how diseases are treated and prevented. We seek not only to innovate but also to empower people with the tools they need to make informed decisions and achieve the best possible results for their health. We are Janssen. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.

Public Affairs & Communication Manager, Janssen - Finland

Janssen is looking for a Public Affairs & Communications Manager.

This is an excellent opportunity for individuals seeking personal and professional growth within an organization, enabling them to progress and develop their skills over time. The position is office based in Espoo, Finland with possibility to some flex remote work and includes some travelling in Finland and abroad.

The Public Affairs & Communication Manager drives and ensures Janssen's public image as a trusted partner for patient groups and the broader society by delivering valuable solutions. The role also assumes responsibility for strategic planning, development and implementation of integrated external and internal communication strategies that engage our external partners.

The position also strives to improve patient access to innovation and secure adequate funding for innovation through business impacting Public Affairs strategies and plans within Janssen's therapeutic areas. The role drives access and funding as well as disease awareness in collaboration with patient associations, non-governmental organizations to secure the best possible treatments for patients.

Objectives of the Position

• Apply knowledge of business, competition, and industry priorities to effectively develop and implement high-level communication plans. This will play a significant role in achieving impactful business and reputation results and shaping the environment in alignment with Janssen Finland's priorities.

• Identify, prioritize, and build engagement plans for local patient advocacy groups and associations as well as external partners to ensure maximum impact and realization of desired goals and objectives.

• Measure and evaluate the efficiency of advocacy programs and supervise progress against objectives.

• Build and deliver patient-aimed communication materials and drive the patient value story.

• Handle relationships with internal and external partners, including Patients Associations, to understand mutual areas of interest between Janssen and advocacy / professional organizations to successfully serve patients.

• Be an active member of the assigned country business team.

• Proactively engage, inform, and influence key external partners, including media relations, regarding issues important to Janssen and its constituents.

• Identify and apply key outcomes and metrics to communication practices, and provide insights that improves quality, performance, and key capabilities.


• Academic degree required

• 2-5 years of work experience in comparable roles related to corporate communications and/or public affairs.

• High proficiency in spoken and written Finnish and English required.

• Strong skills in Microsoft Office required.

What you will need to succeed

• Team player with good interpersonal skills, ability to influence and interact effectively with internal and external customers.

• Demonstrated project management skills and the ability to independently handle multiple projects simultaneously.

• Strong understanding of the Finnish media environment and experience engaging directly with journalists

• Budget and agency management experience

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


If you are interested in this position, please apply with an updated CV and Cover letter. The selection process will start during the 7-days posting period, please send in your application as soon as possible. We reserve the rights to close the advert earlier. All applicants can expect feedback on the application.

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Job Information

  • Job ID: 71504823
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    Helsinki, Finland
  • Company Name For Job: Johnson & Johnson
  • Position Title: Public Affairs %26 Communications Manager, Janssen - Finland
  • Industry: Other
  • Job Function: Other

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