Guidehouse Health Sector - Site Communications Lead - Senior Consultant in Denver, Colorado
Guidehouse is a leading management consulting firm serving the public and commercial markets. We guide our clients forward towards new futures that build trust in society and your professional skills along the journey. Join us at Guidehouse.
A career within Guidehouse Health will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients transform care delivery and healthcare operations. We focus on the operations and performance of mission-oriented agencies, academic medical centers, and commercial healthcare enterprises, to plan and drive change that enables best-in-class outcomes.
As a Site Communication Lead, you will help federal health clients effectively communicate concepts, process, or data to achieve long term goals. As a Senior Consultant, you will work as part of a team of problem-solvers with extensive consulting and healthcare experience, helping our clients solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include:
Collaborate with staff across work streams to support the client and project team in the development and implementation of transformational strategic communications
Independently partner with client executives to develop trusting relationships across the engagement team
Create content that will proactively engage national program employee stakeholders, including:
Lead the entire communications for a client site location, overseeing individual contributions as well as work of additional engagement staff
Guide client conversations towards effective outcomes
Identify and mitigate projects risks around scope, schedule, budget, and quality, effectively escalating to engagement leadership
Develop strategies to solve complex clinical, technical, and operational strategies for our healthcare clients
Actively support business development activities to help identify, research, and pursue opportunities for new / existing clients
Contribute to development of team’s industry acumen and capabilities through contribution to internal firm initiatives
Train, mentor, and lead staff, both within engagement as well as internal development
THIS ROLE REQUIRES APPROXIMATELY 50% TRAVEL TO CLIENT SITES ACROSS THE UNITED STATES
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree
At least 8 years of experience in strategic communications, including an understanding and working knowledge of:
Campaign management and coordination
Ability to develop integrated messaging while working to incorporate multiple stakeholder view
Experience partnering with executives on talking points, media engagement and crisis management
Organizational and project management skills, with the ability lead and collaborate with team members and effectively prioritize time and resources
Excellent communication skills across all levels of business, both written and verbal
Ability to develop integrated messaging while working to incorporate multiple stakeholder viewpoints
Experience building complex analytic models to enable strategic decision making
Ability to adapt quickly to a complex culture and develop successful professional relationships with key stakeholders
Experience working in VA or DOD preferred but not required
Military background is a plus but not required
Healthcare non-profit communications background highly desired
- The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.
Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.
Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.
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Rewards and Benefits
Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.
Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance
Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays
Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
401(k) Retirement Plan
Basic Life & Supplemental Life
Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
Skills Development & Certifications
Employee Referral Program
Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach
Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program