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Sanofi Australia & New Zealand

4.2
  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

2021 Graduate Program - Corporate Affairs

Macquarie Park, Sydney, NSW
Corporate Affairs Graduate - Work within External Affairs applying knowledge from your studies in an industry where you can impact people's lives

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
1

Application dates

Applications Open
30 Oct 2020
Applications Close
15 Nov 2020

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Bachelor
Graduation Results
50 - 64% WAM (Pass)
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
B
Marketing & Advertising
Public Relations
C
Communication
Media Studies
Journalism & Writing
H
Politics & Policy Studies

When you join an organisation, the question many ask is what will life be like? The question we ask you is, what difference will you make?

No matter your role within Sanofi Australia and New Zealand, you are able to make a difference.

The Sanofi Graduate Program is a 24-month rotational program that offers you a fully supported learning environment to cultivate your development and build your future.

Our program will provide you with ongoing training, structured development programs and valuable experience in a field where you will be able to impact people's lives This is a fantastic opportunity to apply knowledge from your tertiary studies into action by working collaboratively to tackle daily challenges and deliver best practice.

Commencing in February 2021 we will work with you to develop your skills and experience to suit both your strengths and business needs.

As the Corporate Affairs Graduate, you will work closely with the team to help bring to life Sanofi's internal and external voice. This role will help identify, develop and deliver editorial content, calendar planning and support new and existing channel management.

Other priorities in this role include:

  • Identify potential stories and create content that starts conversations and contribute to a public agenda.
  • Monitoring social media, stakeholder priorities and digital publishing to help the business deliver its strategic objectives.
  • Collaborate with fellow members of Sanofi's communications and public affairs team to plan and develop content calendars.
  • Generate analytical reports that help the team to improve our content.
  • Identify opportunities to engage with stakeholders and patient advocacy groups
  • Monitor and review key government announcements and the key issues for priority government stakeholders

We're looking for graduates who:

  • Have completed an undergraduate degree in the areas of Communications, Journalism, Media Studies or Graphic Design from a recognised tertiary institution by December 2020 or have completed your relevant university qualification within the past 2 years (since December 2018).
  • Have demonstrated experience developing video, taking photos and using online graphic design tools.
  • Have run a personal blog, podcast or social channel previously; project management experience will be highly regarded
  • Possess a journalistic mindset and practical creative skills to bring stories to life.
  • Have an understanding of current editorial trends and tools
  • Have a keen interest in social agendas and political policy
  • Can demonstrate advanced written and verbal communication
  • Have experience with MS Office suite & Google Analytics

To be eligible for this role, you will need to be an Australian citizen or permanent resident at the time of application and be located in (or willing to relocate to) NSW.

To apply, please send through your resume along with the response to the following question (250 words max)

"Tell us about your proudest communications accomplishment"

Applications close 13th November.

Throughout COVID-19, this process is completely online and involves an online application, a video screen, virtual assessment centre (including live interview), psychometric testing and background checks. We'll also work closely with you to ensure that you are safely onboarded as part of the Sanofi team.

As a leading global healthcare company Sanofi considers all candidates equally. We believe in the value of diversity and inclusion and work hard to create workplaces where every person's voice is heard.

Please let the recruitment team know if you require any adjustments through the recruitment process or to enable you to successfully conduct your role.

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I work in customer engagement which is primarily a digital marketing role looking at new and innovative ways to connect with our customers.

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I work in customer engagement which is primarily a digital marketing role looking at new and innovative ways to connect with our customers.

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  • Graduate stories
The part I love about my job the most is knowing that we make a positive impact on our patients' lives.

Maddison McAuliffe

  • Graduate stories
The part I love about my job the most is knowing that we make a positive impact on our patients' lives.

Maddison McAuliffe