La vocation de Sanofi est d’accompagner celles et ceux confrontés à des difficultés de santé. Entreprise biopharmaceutique mondiale spécialisée dans la santé humaine, nous prévenons les maladies avec nos vaccins et proposons des traitements innovants. Nous accompagnons tant ceux qui sont atteints de maladies rares, que les millions de personnes souffrant d’une maladie chronique. Sanofi et ses plus de 100 000 collaborateurs dans 100 pays transforment l’innovation scientifique en solutions de santé partout dans le monde. Sanofi, Empowering Life, donner toute sa force à la vie. Chez Sanofi, la diversité et l’inclusion sont au cœur de notre fonctionnement et sont intégrées à nos Valeurs fondamentales. Nous sommes conscients que pour exploiter véritablement la richesse que la diversité nous apporte, nous devons faire preuve d’inclusion et créer un environnement de travail où ces différences peuvent s’épanouir et être développées pour améliorer le quotidien de nos collègues, patients et clients. Nous respectons et valorisons la diversité de nos collaborateurs, leurs parcours et leurs expériences dans un objectif d’égalité des chances pour tous.
Global Marketing Excellence Lead Based Reading, UK or Paris, France. About the Opportunity In this high profile position you will support Sanofi across all four business units to capitalise upon our strategic marketing capability, here you will leverage the marketing excellence thinking from the Global Marketing Excellence Council to develop great marketers with leading edge capabilities by focusing on the required skills, tools, processes, talent, culture and our play to win strategy. Our vision is to allow our Sanofi Marketing community to drive competitiveness by getting better answers to the right strategic questions. You will be contributing to thought leadership across the strategic priorities for Marketing, designed to accelerate performance across our entire population of Marketers. Here you will operate at a strategic and at operational level. Ideally you will be a marketing expert with a very good knowledge of digital and have a strong and genuine interest for transforming Sanofi’s Marketing Capabilities in the context of ‘Marketing in a Digital and rapidly changing external world’ This role is a springboard for those candidates who want to play a key role in transforming Sanofi’s Marketing capabilities and who are possibly looking to springboard into a general management role in the future. Great talent who would benefit from working transversally and with internal/external thought leaders in Marketing would also find this role appealing. Key Responsibilities: Lead the development and execution of foundational and advanced capability building programmes, in addition to ‘sprint solutions’ like skill deep dives. Champion and advocate the ‘Winning Choices Framework’ (‘where to play’ and ‘how to win’) and co-ordinate a consistent and co-ordinated x GBU approach to brand planning as a key output of this. Partner with the GBU MEx Lead to magnify the impact of capability efforts within each GBU (e.g. Marketing Skills Catalyst, Brand Planning, Circus Street, Insight Deep Dive, Winning Way of Marketing Way/On-boarding, MEx Awards, MEx Portal etc.). Collaborate with the cross GBU MEx Leads on strategic priorities, ensuring best practice is continuously shared within and outside of the GBU. Leverage the 120 strong MEx Champions network to land and embed change across Sanofi. Provide Marketing thought leadership for specific programs and be able to contextualize relevant and specific GBU thinking where relevant. Be a renowned and credible ‘go-to’ expert for Marketers at all levels, coaching and sharing knowledge when and where required. Engage and participate in the face to face/virtual MEx Council meetings (4 times a year). Facilitate workshops, constructively challenging and critiquing teams to deliver better quality thinking and results. Champion a common consistent Marketing language throughout the organisation. Direct management and development of 1 person (tbc). About You To excel in this role you will need to have: Marketing expertise; a depth of knowledge and thinking in several skill areas (including digital) with proven performance in recognised Pharma/OTC/FMCG companies. Good working knowledge of ‘Winning Choices’ framework, supporting tools, systems and global/local ways of working, or a high aptitude to learn it fast. Strong strategic thinking, creative problem solving and decision making skills. Passion for transformation and coaching; a strong desire and curiosity to continuously learn and improve self and others. Strong organisational awareness – skilful at knowing how to navigate, leverage, collaborate and deliver results within the matrix. Excellent written and oral communication/presentation skills in English. French language skills favourable, but not essential. Education: up to degree level or equivalent, or a professional qualification. International experience; working outside of own cultural environment and across multiple countries is a distinct advantage. What Sanofi can offer you: We offer a generous package including flexible benefits and are committed to helping you have a healthy work-life balance throughout your career with us. We have highly subsidised restaurant with free tea and coffee. This is a full-time role; we support flexible working. About Sanofi Empower Life Everyday At Sanofi we work across human health from vaccines to rare diseases, and consumer healthcare. This creates opportunities to work across different areas to build a diverse and exciting career. Sanofi has the capabilities and resources to support your aspirations to fulfil your ambitions and be the best you can be. Our purpose at Sanofi is to work passionately every day to understand and solve healthcare needs of people across the world. Our ambition is by 2025, to be a top 3 innovative, global and diversified human healthcare company. One that embraces transformative technologies and is focused on its area of excellence, which means we’re not there to try to solve everybody’s problems. We want to focus on those areas where we know we are making a difference. The values we are live by are teamwork, courage, respect and integrity #LI-EUR