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Eli Lilly and Company Consultant - Scientific Development Communications - R-13111 in Indianapolis, Indiana

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 35,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. Were looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.ResponsibilitiesThe Consultant, Scientific Development Communications is responsible for creating, in partnership with the Advisor of Discovery and Innovation Communications, a proactive strategy to creatively communicate Lillys narrative, focusing on the companys Discovery and Innovation story. The consultant will work cross-functionally to identify unique opportunities to promote Lillys narrative externally to enhance visibility and understanding of Lillys scientific developments and how they connect to the innovative work within Lilly Research Laboratories. The Consultant will be responsible for implementing the strategy, creating key content and deliverables and providing measurable results. The Consultant will lead communications around issues management as well as proactive company announcements, including Phase I and II readouts and new and emerging pipeline assets.Reporting to the Advisor, Discovery and Innovation Communications, this role will be part of a team of strategic communicators within the Lilly Corporate Affairs department. The position will collaborate closely with colleagues across global communications to support an enterprise focus and help ensure external communications efforts are consistent and incorporate key messages and themes. Critical to the Consultants success will be close collaboration with counterparts in Content, Creative and Digital Channel communications, Enterprise communications and BUCA communications.The consultant will have a strong understanding of scientific communications, proven communications counselling and media relations skills, and experience navigating the complexity of a highly matrixed, global company.Key Objectives/DeliverablesIn partnership with the Discovery and Innovation Communications Advisor, create a communications plan that drives alignment with the overall Global Communications strategy, and creatively communicates Lillys scientific advancements specifically focused on what these advancements mean for the scientific process and ultimately the patient. Responsible for execution and implementation of the plan.Develop and execute media relations strategy, in partnership with both Discovery and Innovation and Corporate Communications colleagues, focused on leveraging milestones to build upon Lillys innovation narrative being led by the Consultant, Innovation Communications.Support the Discovery and Innovation Communications Director and collaborate with Discovery and Innovation Communications team members to drive a complete communications strategy.Work flexibly to share work across the Discovery and Innovation Communications team, as needed.With strategic direction from the Discovery and Innovation Communications Director and in partnership with Corporate Communications, Discovery and Innovation Communications and Public Affairs Communications, help deliver external communications that are more streamlined, creative, connective and forward-looking.Develop content to support strategies and initiatives including but not limited to press releases, key messages, standby statements for relevant scientific development topics.Stay informed of external environment and flag issues and trends.Evaluate and recommend new ideas to drive Lillys voice externally.Collaborate with Enterprise communications colleagues to promote the narrative for Lilly Research Labs leveraging internal communications channelsUsing the corporate narrative