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Senior Organizational Change Manager and Communications Lead

Company: Swisslinx AG
Location: Basel
Reference: Senior OCM
Closing Date: 06 Mar 18
Type: Contract
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Senior Organizational Change Manager and Communications Lead


For our client, a leading pharmaceutical company with headquarters in Basel, Swisslinx are searching for an experienced


Senior Organizational Change Manager and Communications Lead


You have the following profile:


- University degree in Change Management, Communication Management or related area

- 10+ years of relevant experience in multinational companies (ideally as OCM Manager and Communications Lead)

- Minimum of 6 to 8 years of experience in leading and mentoring project teams on relevant engagements

- Strong track record of leading complex OCM projects

- Strong problem solving skills with the ability to exercise mature judgement

- Strong interpersonal and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to interact across multiple levels of the organization and diverse cultures

- Demonstrated capabilities in teamwork and leadership on large global change efforts

- Familiarity with project management approaches, tools and phases of the project lifecycle

- Structured approach, problem-solver, flexible and self-directed with analytical skills

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

- Excellent English language skills (ideally English native speaker)

- Ability to work across multiple international time zones

- Background in various OCM methodologies such as PROSCI, ChangeFirst, APMG


You will be responsible for the following:


- Reporting to the Identity Management for SAP Project manager and partner with various Roche Stakeholder groups within and outside of Group IT

- Ensure OCM activities are aligned with the project timeline and key milestones and are integrated with other work streams as required

- Lead & oversee all aspects of change-, communications-, and training management activities

- Identify additional OCM activities that will ensure the success of the projects e.g. anticipate, plan and manage resistance points and risks

- Prepare and facilitate OCM workshops with Stakeholders from varying levels

- Develop and manage online and social media channels, including content creation and coordinate with owners of global channels

- Plan and actively participate in communication and training material creation

- International travel required occasionally

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Löwenstrasse 29
CH-8001 Zurich
Tel:  +41 58 268 1000
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