Are you looking for your next career challenge? We are excited to be recruiting a VP, Issues Management ! Someone who is passionate about monitoring and strategically addressing high-impact issues at one of the nation's leading cancer centers.
Reporting to our Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, you will:
Actively monitor and assess developments and trends in healthcare, cancer care and research, public health, data security, and related areas to detect and respond appropriately with a plan of action.
Act as an advisor to senior leadership, ensuring that potential issues are identified and understood before they become crises.
Develop and implement communications strategies and messaging on issues that could affect MSKs reputation, operations, security, and partner relationships.
Maximize full suite of Marketing & Communications capabilities to complement issues management strategy. Lead integrated communications efforts in crisis situations, ensuring cohesive, consistent execution.
Collaborate closely internally with Government Relations, Information Security, Regulatory Affairs, Corporate Compliance, Hospital Administration, Executive offices, and other areas of MSK.
15+ years in issues management and crisis communications at a senior level, in-house and/or as a senior account lead in a large agency.
Extensive knowledge and experience managing issues and crises related to: data privacy and security; government affairs and the regulatory landscape; public health; social justice.
Extraordinary writing and verbal presentation skills. Must be capable of writing with excellence, speed, discretion, and professionalism under pressure.
Experience in complex and multi-faceted organizations with diverse and multi-cultural employee audiences.
BENEFITS Competitive compensation packages | Sick Time |Generous Vacation+ 12 holidays to recharge & refuel| Internal Career Mobility & Performance Consulting | Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care|403b Retirement Savings Plan Match|Tuition Reimbursement |Parental Leave & Adoption Assistance |Commuter Spending Account |Fitness Discounts &Wellness Program | Resource Networks| Life Insurance & Disability
We believe in communication, openness, and thinking beyond your 8-hour day @ MSK. Its important to us that you have a sense of impact, community, and work/life balance to be and feel your best.
Internal Number: 2021-48830
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.