Communication Manager


Monday, 10 July 2017





Thermo Fisher Scientific

Company profile: 

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an American multinational, biotechnology product development company, created in 2006 by the merger of Thermo Electron and Fisher Scientific. In April 2013, after a competitive bidding with Hoffmann-La Roche, Thermo Fisher acquired Life Technologies Corp for $13.6 billion in a deal that would rank the firm as one of the leading companies in the genetic testing and precision laboratory equipment markets.

Job description: 

Main Responsibilities/Key Duties:

  • Developing an integrated communications strategy for the company incorporating PR, Marketing and Online.
  • Manage the day-to-day internal and external communications activities.
  • Implementing communications plans to increase brand awareness and recognition for the organisation.
  • Developing relationships with key media to secure and grow media coverage.
  • Writing press releases for local and national media.
  • Developing and leading the company‚Äôs internal communication strategy.
  • Communicating brand to customers and stakeholders.
  • Preparation of presentations and/or speeches geared toward employees and stakeholders.
  • Overseeing the annual communications budget and ensuring its use is fully maximised.
  • Undertake other duties as may be reasonably required from time to time.


  • University degree (communication, marketing, PR, media).
  • Fluent in spoken and written English.
  • Previous experience (at least 5 years) as a communications manager for a similar organisation would be a strong advantage.
  • A proven ability to lead communications strategies.
  • Strong writing, editing, proofreading, layout and design, professional printing/publishing skills are essential, including ability to present concepts verbally.
  • Highly articulate individual with excellent written communications and presentation skills are essential.
  • Self motivated with a positive and professional approach to management.

The Company Offers

  • The innovative environment of the rapidly growing international company.
  • An exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic global organization and work with experienced professionals.
  • High performing, driven and supportive working culture and outstanding development possibilities to increase your potential.


Find out more or apply for this position on the Thermo Fisher Scientific careers website.