Communications Coordinator

Myokardia South San Francisco , CA 94080

Posted 3 weeks ago

MyoKardia is searching for a creative, resourceful and collaborative team member in the new role of Communications Coordinator. In this role, you will report to the head of Corporate Communications and Investor Relations and join a growing department supporting a wide range of activities intended to enhance and promote the organization's vision, progress and reputation with internal and external stakeholders. Your your ability to work as part of team and across functional areas to implement successful corporate communications and investor relations initiatives, and you commitment to MyoKardia's mission and values, will be critical to your success in this role.


  • Maintain comprehensive calendar of upcoming investor, medical conference, advocacy and anticipated news announcements

  • Track external disclosures and serve as a resource for fielding inquiries

  • Coordinate on scheduling of investor one-on-one meetings with new and existing investors and research analysts

  • Oversee production of communications documents and briefing information for investor events

  • Maintain IR database documenting investor interactions

  • Track analyst coverage and monitor for modelling updates

  • Assist in optimizing internal communications platforms (intranet) for all employees

  • Maintain a library of current collateral and archive of past disclosures

  • Help cultivate and grow the brand and voice for MyoKardia; implement engagement campaigns and partner with Core Values, Recognition and Community teams to promote employee activities and ensure awareness of programs

  • Help in the development of editorial calendars for social media and intranet postings

  • Conduct benchmarking research; monitor for relevant industry news and trends

Education and/or Experience:

  • Must have BA/BS or equivalent.

  • 2+ years of progressive experience in corporate communications, investor relations, marketing or project management.

  • Experience in the life sciences field and an understanding of SEC and FDA regulations impacting communications practices a plus.

  • Demonstrated willingness to learn new things and thrive in a collaborative environment

Coordinator competencies

  • Exceptional oral and written communications and presentation skills (strong skills in PowerPoint)

  • A high level of energy, a strong work ethic, resourcefulness and flexibility

  • Excellent research abilities, outstanding attention to detail, efficient time management know-how

  • Willingness and ability to maintain and foster relationships across functional groups

  • Appetite for understanding and tracking complex scientific and analytical data

  • Team player who displays flexibility and professionalism under pressure

  • An insatiable appetite to learn more and be a part of a dynamic team within a successful, rapidly growing company

  • High affinity for MyoKardia's culture and values patients first, passion for science, lifelong learning, imagine and innovate and succeed together

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