Specialist, Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability & Impact

02 Nov, 2022

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Specialist, Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability & Impact

Horizon
Deerfield, IL

Working at Horizon is more than a job – it’s personal. For us, success is measured by the numbers that matter most – the number of lives we touch, the number we change and those we work tirelessly to help save. We’re a team of agile, out-of-the-box thinkers who are inspired to do more because we know we’re a part of something bigger. We strive to build meaningful careers at a company whose values we share because when we live up to our potential, we help others live up to theirs.

 

 

 

Position Summary:

This position will be focused on supporting the corporate social responsibility team with the implementation of employee programs and execution of events.  In addition, this position will provide support for special projects and research for the CSR department, offering recommendations for a variety of needs, including new potential partnerships, managing volunteer projects, and assisting with organizing employees to give back.  The position will also be responsible for ad hoc supportive activities for the CSR department, as identified by the Senior Director.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Help manage various projects consecutively, with attention to detail
  • Skilled project manager
  • Help coordinate logistics and lead CSR volunteer projects
  • Help represent the CSR team at relevant external events
  • Maintains effective, current, and relevant CSR plans for assigned area / projects to drive successful outcomes; communicates those plans to relevant internal stakeholders as needed to raise awareness and garner support / resources
  • Handles multiple priorities, establishing and maintaining effective and efficient channels of communication with community organizations as well as internal audiences
  • Liaise with employee teams across for volunteer projects

 

 

Qualifications and Skills Required:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Prior experience with creating content (essays, articles, etc.)
  • Deep commitment to supporting the community
  • Ease with presenting to and organizing groups of people
  • Enjoys and exhibits great skill when communicating with others
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office products a plus
  • Interest in pharmaceutical/biotech industry
  • High degree of emotional intelligence
  • Intuitive and problem solver
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Professional, proactive demeanor
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Horizon Core Values & Competencies:
Growth

  • Manages Ambiguity
  • Strategic Mindset
  • Demonstrates Self-awareness
  • Cultivates Innovation
  • Develops Talent

 

Accountability

  • Drives Results
  • Ensures Accountability
  • Decision Quality

 

Transparency

  • Courage
  • Collaboration
  • Instills Trust

 

 

Horizon Therapeutics plc does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  It is our intention that all qualified applications are given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.  Any individual, who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing this application or at any time during the application process, should contact the Human Resources Department.

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Job posted: 2022-11-02