Pfizer Meeting & Events Lead, ANZ in Sydney, Australia
Pfizer is the world's leading Biopharma company and we're focused on breakthroughs in innovation and the development of new medicines that change patients' lives. We put patients are at the heart of everything we do and have helped over 1 million patients in Australia alone last year with medicines and vaccines. Globally, we have over 90,000 colleagues and operate in over 125 countries worldwide.
We take great pride in our culture and values. We're collaborative and inclusive and we achieve great results working as a team together.
This is a pivotal role in our organization. In this role you will lead the ongoing globalization of meeting and events tools and processes, while solving for local business problems and securing client satisfaction.
We are looking for a collaborative team player who can deliver strongly on today's needs while being an agent of change - bringing greater levels of self- sufficiency to the business. In this role you will be responsible for:
Drives the Commercial Client capability development:
Increases BU awareness of M&E services & capabilities
Activates the local meeting owners (regular meetings, diverse formats - F2F & virtual)
Promotes sharing and cross-pollination of info & best practices from other countries / regions
Facilitates training for BU colleagues in selected M&E services
Partners with the business and enabling functions to identify and address M&E business gaps
Enables Self-Service set-up & utilization for selected M&E platforms
Leverages the M&E training solutions to help develop and sustain capabilities
Ensures continuous improvement and optimization through insights gained from reporting and analytics.
Facilitates and supports the local roll-out of regional/global M&E platforms and initiatives, through close partnership with the local market
What we can provide you:
We have a strong culture of learning and development and can actively support your career aspirations through training and continuous improvement projects
A collaborative and inclusive team environment with a focus on engagement and fun.
State of the art facilities at Barrack Place in Sydney CBD.
Bachelor's degree required as a minimum
Min. 5 years of professional experience
Previous M&E experience preferred; healthcare industry experience desirable
Skills and Knowledge
Project management and meeting planning management of internal and external meetings, suppliers and contracts
Strong vendor management required
Client relationship management both operational and oversight to ensure project is running on time and schedule operationally
Excellent communication, presentation and strategic time management skills
Exceptional attention to detail
Flexible and adaptable to work outside of core hours
Leading change/transition management experience
Ability to work with the Global team to understand and implement new tools and systems as required
Strong analytical skills, ability to analyse information, ability to synthesize problems and develop innovative solutions and strategies.
Ability to demonstrate strong facilitation and collaboration skills.
Proficient in project management skills. Proven ability to drive execution of strategies.
Cvent (worldwide meeting planning tool) experience highly regarded - (RFP sourcing process, registration, budget management, attendee management)
Proficient in common technical tools (e.g. Microsoft Office).
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Internal Reference: #LI-PFE
Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.
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