TypeFull Time

Director, Health Policy/Corporate Communications

Extensive Healthcare sector experience required / Public Affairs experience required (10-12 years experience)


  • Develop and lead the day-to-day of multiple public affairs/corporate communications projects and campaigns with a focus on problem solving, quality delivery, relationship management, and client satisfaction
  • Thoughtfully counsel clients based on broad communications landscape and business goals; take immediate action on client feedback
  • Demonstrate advanced writing skills and supervise writing of others across a broad range of owned and earned media and content channels
  • Create communications plans and goals, and manage against them
  • Maintain a deep understanding of industry trends, issues or news involving relevant clients/stakeholders, in order to effectively identify and deliver strong and creative communications recommendations
  • Lead budget management and financial planning for client work; support internal financial planning and growth strategy
  • Capitalize on, and contribute to, opportunities to grow existing and new client relationships
  • Supervise staff by mentoring, motivating, coaching, consistently providing feedback, holding them accountable, and conducting their reviews and overseeing their professional development
  • Drive client planning and new business development efforts, including preparation of RFPs

Job Requirements

Applicants should have approximately 10 years of relevant work experience in public relations and/or related fields and possess:

  • Strong project management and judgment skills, including ability to work under deadline, with limited supervision
  • Exceptional writing and verbal communication skills
  • Experience functioning as a daily client lead for integrated communications campaigns/projects that span digital, social and traditional channels
  • A demonstrated ability to manage up, delegate and edit the work of others
  • Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills
  • Ability to collaborate internally and across external partners and clients with a high level of professionalism
  • BA/BS degree

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Real-world experience leading public affairs and corporate communications campaigns that have advanced business goals
  • Track record of successfully managing resources and budgets, as well as helping win new business
  • Confidence and experience necessary to manage a team and direct reports
  • A solid understanding of the current health care landscape and the relevant issues impacting organizations and businesses active in the health space




Contact Person

Amelia Smith

Associate Consultant

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