Director of Strategic & Executive Communication

Methodist Healthcare | Memphis, Tennessee 38104

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: December 11, 2018
Opportunity Code: 17456


Head Strategic & Executive Communications at a Healthcare System in Memphis, Tennessee!

The Position
  • The Director of Strategic and Executive Communication will oversee, inspire and direct the activities, programs, and daily operations of the Internal Communications, Media & Community Relations, and Executive Communications departments for the system.
  • This motivational and balanced leader will collaborate with Executive leadership, internal business leaders and the community to implement a positive and comprehensive communication and media programs that encourage stakeholder and community commitment to the system’s mission and values.  
  • Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s preferred. Healthcare industry experienced required, and 7+ years of experience in journalism, a service industry or agency, or a related field. 

The Organization
  • Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare is a $1.8 B integrated, not-for-profit healthcare system based in Memphis, Tennessee offering specialized care for individuals living in the Mid-South
  • Since its inception in 1918, Methodist has grown from a single hospital into a healthcare system that includes six adult hospitals, one children’s hospital, a home health agency, residential hospice, surgery and diagnostic centers, cancer treatment center, physician practices and outpatient clinics
  • Rooted in the values of service, quality, integrity, teamwork, and innovation, Methodist’s culture, The Power of One, is at the heart of everything, from treating patients and partnering with families, to hiring new associates and volunteering in the community.
  • Methodist has received countless awards, including being ranked nationally in eight children’s specialties and a Most Wired designation for the exceptional way the hospital uses technology to engage with patients.

The Community
  • Memphis, Tennessee is a growing city that boasts a low cost of living and a bevy of recreational activities 
  • The birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll and the home of the blues, the city’s vibrant music scene remains strong to this day, with live music each night on Beale Street, as well as in most areas of the city
  • Situated on the Mississippi River, Memphis offers an array of cultural and historical attractions and world-famous BBQ 
  • Home to several Fortune 500 companies, the thriving business location is a hub for most goods transportation for the Unites States


Apply for this job

Returning visitor? to your B.E. Smith account to apply.


New visitor? Complete the form below to apply.