Reporting to the Cambridge Site Lead for Site Affairs and External Partnerships, the Director, Site Affairs Outreach and External Partnerships candidate will lead and facilitate a wide array of activities related to external alliances, establish partnerships with key business and scientific networks, host important visitors and guests to the site, and help Site Leadership to illustrate and communicate our commitment to scientific excellence, innovation and technology, and colleague development. The position will work closely with senior leaders and other staff within the Pfizer Cambridge R&D site to enhance Pfizer's presence in the Cambridge/Boston biomedical ecosystem. External Outreach and Pfizer Reputation in the Cambridge Ecosystem In partnership with Site Affairs Lead, develop and implement a systematic approach to expanding Pfizer's external outreach in the Cambridge ecosystem Create and maintain a database of top-priority academic partners across Pfizer's therapeutic areas of interest and key business partnerships and associations that would benefit the Kendall Square site and RU portfolio. Implement a site-wide patient foundation partnership strategy with patient advocacy groups in collaboration with Research Units and Medical Affairs Maintain a "network map" of ongoing partnerships to articulate existing connections and identify key gaps Represent Pfizer at local business and community associations (e.g. Kendall Square Association, MassBio, Cambridge Chamber of Commerce) Shaping Pfizer Brand through Partnership with Internal Stakeholders Coordinate visits and tours to the Kendall Square site by external guests and manage the interface with Corporate Affairs. Speak on behalf of Pfizer leadership to external guests conducting lab tours and overview of our scientific portfolio. Provide logistical support for ad hoc events. Develop and foster strong partnership with other members of the Kendall Square Site Affairs and Operations team. Develop a strategy and budget for, and oversee Pfizer Cambridge's community donations and sponsorships that supports local needs, is aligned with Pfizer mission and is viewed as engaging to Kendall Square colleagues. Identify, promote and lead volunteer opportunities for Pfizer Cambridge and Boston colleagues and ensure staff are aware of sponsored events Lead the United Way Campaigns and other site-wide campaigns Build a coordinated system that collects and disseminates information on local seminars and symposia. Respond to inquiries about site culture and suggestions for improvement Assist in building site connectivity with the local Cambridge/Boston community by ensuring that colleagues are aware of local events, seminars and symposia and by coordinating events involving the community. Develop program assessment tools that will measure Pfizer impact on the community, increased colleague interaction with the Cambridge ecosystem. Prepare reports and business justification for funding, as needed. Qualifications: Advanced degree in scientific field highly preferred Minimum of 5-8 years of work experience in drug discovery Strong desire for a colleague that has worked in the Cambridge scientific community and has a track record for partnerships in the local ecosystem. Demonstrated experience in creating and supporting external partnerships, academic and/or business alliances Sincere commitment to work collaboratively with all constituent groups Highly collaborative style; experience developing and implementing outreach and partnership strategies Excellent writing/editing and verbal communication skills A strong track record as an implementer who thrives on managing a variety of key initiatives concurrently Self-starter, able to work independently, and entrepreneurial; enjoys creating and implementing new initiatives Ability to multitask in a fast paced dynamic environment while demonstrating a resourceful, positive attitude and superior work ethic EEO Statement EEO & Employment Eligibility Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. 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Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative. Additional Details: Last Date to Apply for Job: October 30, 2017 This job is Pfizer Exempt US Grade: 15 Additional Location Information: Cambridge, MA Eligible for Relocation Package Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact. All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. Pfizer, a global leader in the bio-pharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives. Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.