Associate Vice President, US Public Relations & Communications

Irvine, CA, United States
Nov 19, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Envision working with energetic colleagues and inspirational leaders. Now, place yourself in that mix; leading discussions, asking the right questions and driving results. All while wearing jeans to work!

Associate Vice President, US Public Relations, Allergan Aesthetics

YOU ARE more than just a title, YOU ARE...
  • A Creative Leader in Allergan Aesthetics. You will take the lead in developing, planning and overseeing execution of the public relations and image building strategies for the world's leading aesthetics products including facial injectable, plastics and regenerative medicines and body sculpting.

  • Develop new PR strategies. Create PR strategies with a fresh perspective to allow Allergan Aesthetics, our brands and leadership, to cultivate and enhance meaningful relationships with targeted, high-level external audiences, including the media and key influencers.
  • Lead projects effectively. Manage and deliver PR projects and campaigns and key performance metrics.
  • Develop positive brand recognition. Design and implement programs to enhance the public reputation of the organization and our products.
  • Think outside the box. Present high-level strategies successfully, securing approval on new, big ideas.
  • Collaborate effectively. Develop team members through active coaching and mentoring. Develop relationships with and grow our reach leveraging external PR and Communications Agencies as needed/required.


  • Bachelor's degree in communications, business or related field; MBA / graduate degree desired.
  • Minimum 12 - 15 years of progressively responsible communications/Public Relations experience, must include agency experience and experience working with or at pharmaceuticals. Experience in beauty or consumer-related industry strongly preferred.
  • Ability to develop strategic partnerships both internally and externally
  • Experience managing a team of PR professionals and supporting a global company
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Content creation / reporting experience desirable
  • Experience working with senior management
  • Demonstrable ability to build and develop internal and external relationships
  • Good understanding of tech industry, understanding of the beauty, health and wellness space preferable
  • Commitment to deliver and exceed expectations
  • Able to deal with confidential information
  • Strong attention to detail


For this role, we're looking for a leader who:
  • Acts as an Owner
  • Is Optimistic
  • Has an Outside-In Perspective
  • Provides Strategic Foresight

A Talent Magnet: The best leaders are brand ambassadors and have an eye out for great talent to join our family. All Allergan colleagues are an extension of our recruiting team, building bridges for the best people to grow our company.

Job Type


Equal Employment Opportunity
At Allergan, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.