Vice President, Communications

21 Apr, 2021

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Vice President, Communications

Signal Group Consulting LLC
Washington, DC

Vice President, Communications

Signal Group is a leader in modern public affairs. We deliver strategies and solutions driven by strategic advocacy, communications, and digital programs. Advising clients across the globe, including industry-leading companies, CEOs, governments, and non-profits, Signal offers tailored strategies for solving high-stakes challenges. We are a unique collection of top practitioners from our fields focused on delivering transformative outcomes for our client partners.

Signal is seeking a vice president to join our communications practice to lead existing clients in healthcare public affairs, working on health policy issues, association and patient advocacy. 

The vice president plays a key role within Signal’s communications team. The successful candidate will provide counsel, lead integrated account teams, and design and implement creative strategies to advance client policy and brand objectives. The position also helps generate new clients and opportunities for the firm, playing a vital role in shaping Signal’s future.

The Model Candidate:

  • Ambitious, driven to succeed for your clients
  • An outstanding writer, communicator, and leader
  • A practitioner who understands the nexus between Washington, the media, and markets
  • A seasoned pro who thrives on working collaboratively with others, seamlessly managing multiple constituencies and diverse personalities under strict deadlines
  • Contributing value to business development and marketing activities
  • Someone who supports skill development and mastery, including your own
  • A strategic thinker, problem-solver, and team player

Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of previous communications or public affairs work experience, ideally including in an agency setting
  • An outstanding command of media management, thought leadership, and digital strategies
  • Knows the media and has a voracious appetite for news and information
  • Understands the health policy landscape, and how to message its nuance 
  • Relationships across patient, provider and trade associations in the healthcare industry
  • Demonstrated experience leading teams, developing strong workplace culture, and mentoring talent
  • A desire to work in a fun, fluid, and fast-paced environment

Tell us what you’d bring to the Signal team. Email your resume and cover letter to careers@signaldc.com with “Vice President Communications” in the subject line.

Signal Group is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to diversity and inclusion. Signal does not discriminate in hiring, or in any other respect, on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, personal appearance, political affiliation, marital status, family responsibilities, matriculation, disability, status as a veteran, or any other legally protected characteristic.

Job posted: 2021-04-21