Hikma was founded on our dedication to transforming people’s lives by providing them with access to high-quality affordable medicines. We develop, manufacture and market a broad range of generic and branded medicines across the US, the Middle East, North Africa and Europe. We have built a strong and profitable business with 8,500 employees, 29 manufacturing facilities and seven research and development centers across more than 50 countries. Since our founding 40 years ago, we have grown into a $2 billion global pharmaceuticals company, with more than $1.2 billion in annual US sales.
Hikma is one of the top generic medication providers in the US, offering both oral solid and injectable pharmaceuticals across a range of therapeutic categories including respiratory, oncology, pain management and many others. We currently employ more than 2,000 people in our state-of-the-art manufacturing and distribution sites around the country.
We are known for our integrity, excellence, respect and transparency. We want to have a positive impact on all those our work touches – the people who use our medicines, our customers, suppliers, our fellow employees and the wider community – and we reflect this care in everything we do.
The Director of US Communications and Public Affairs will help lead and execute Hikma's regional communications and thought leadership strategy to support the expansion of the Company’s pharmaceuticals business in the United States.
The successful candidate will report to the Senior Director of US Communications and Public Affairs and will also serve as a significant contributor to Hikma’s Global Corporate Affairs team.
The Director will work closely and collaboratively with senior US business leadership to develop and implement communication strategies that will have the greatest impact in building Hikma’s positive reputation, thought leadership, partnerships and business opportunities the US market.
The Director will also have responsibility for ensuring consistent and appropriate implementation of global initiatives and messages within the US market, as well as regional external communications; stakeholder/media relations; public affairs/issues management; corporate brand; and, product communications.