Dartmouth Health is New Hampshire’s largest private employer and is consistently recognized for high performance in numerous clinical specialties and procedures. With access to more than 2,000 providers in almost every area of medicine, Dartmouth Health delivers care at its flagship hospital, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. Dartmouth Health partners with Geisel School of Medicine to train nearly 400 medical residents and fellows annually to perform cutting-edge research and clinical trials recognized across the globe.
Dartmouth Health and the Geisel School of Medicine seeks a dynamic Executive Director for Strategic Engagement (EDSE). This role will develop and lead a comprehensive communications program designed to align strategic priorities and initiatives for the Dartmouth Health system and the Geisel School of Medicine with a focus on engaging donors and prospects in a meaningful and substantive relationship.
As a leader on the Medical and Healthcare Advancement team, the EDSE is responsible for establishing the strategic vision and strengthening Advancement’s relationship with internal and external audiences through a comprehensive engagement strategy including, but not limited to, alumni engagement, special events, and communications initiatives. The EDSE will oversee a multi-faceted program that includes print, digital, and social media communications, while serving as a key partner in fundraising and alumni engagement activities across organizations.
The ideal candidate will have successfully led a communications team and will have demonstrated success in synthesizing messaging across multiple enterprises. Experience within a complex environment, a commitment to collaboration and creative thinking, a balanced approach to work, and an understanding of and appreciation for the power of partnership are essential for success in this role.