Communication Specialist

McKesson - Scottsdale, AZ (30+ days ago)3.6


McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Specialty Health, our products and services span the full continuum of specialty patient care. From the initial phases of a product life cycle and the distribution of specialty drugs, to fully integrated healthcare technology systems, practice management support, and ultimately to patient care in the communities where they live, we empower the community patient care delivery system by helping community practices advance the science, technology and quality of care.

We have a vision —that the long-term vibrancy of community care will be achieved through the leadership of physicians committed to clinical excellence and innovation, enabled by close collaboration with our organization and our deep clinical, operational and technological expertise.Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson Specialty Health you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. You’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Current Need

Position Description
Responsible for researching, writing and editing multiple communication vehicles which may include press releases and/or marketing material including print and electronic publications, Website content, internal communications, public relations materials, sales collaterals, direct mail, advertising, multimedia and other related materials. May manage the development and execution of marketing communications plans. May provide support to the public relations function or work with a public relations agency to get favorable stories in the press. Assists with the internal communication of the corporate message and/or assist sales and marketing in representing the company*s products and services to customers, prospects, and employees.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements
2+ years communications experience

Critical Skills

Additional Knowledge & Skills
Working knowledge of communications; good written and verbal communications skills

Education
4-year degree in journalism, communications, business or related field or equivalent experience

Certifications/Licensure

Physical Requirements
General Office Demands

Benefits & Company Statement
McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement
No agencies please.

Primary Location: United States-Arizona-Scottsdale
Job: Public Affairs
Organization: McKesson Pharmaceutical
Schedule: Regular
Shift: Standard
Job Type: Full-time
Day Job
Job Posting: Sep 13, 2018