Interim Head of Branding (all genders) - limited until 30.09.2021

Posted 29 Apr 2020

Darmstadt, Hesse - Germany

Req Id 205801



A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our around 56,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Your role: As Head of Branding you will report to our Head of Brand and Live Communication and will serve as a member of the Brand and Live Communication management team. You will be responsible to drive our brand strategy and digitalization and bring the brand to life across touchpoints and channels to improve the company’s global reputation; a digital, data driven, and target group-centric mindset is essential. Beside crucial day-today operations your major role will be the leadership of the Branding team. We are looking for an experienced leader with a minimum of 10 years in branding, communication, marketing or innovation communication, with proven results. You are a strategic and creative mindset, with a love for people and collaboration; a visionary and inspiring personality to engage, motivate, empower and influence people across the group.

For covering a 14 moths maternity leave we are looking for a global Head of Branding within the Communications department. After this time, it will be decided whether the contract can be transformed into a permanent position or if there are other opportunities within the company. Ideal start is beginning of July.


Who you are:

  • In-depth experience in developing forward looking brand and communication strategies with a focus on digital brand management and communication
  • Track record of success in managing innovative, engaging and impactful global brand campaigns
  • Experience in thought leadership projects
  • Track record of operating within a complex matrix environment and managing projects and teams and diverse stakeholder groups
  • Strong interest in Science and Technology



What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!


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