VP, Engagement Strategy

Remote (US) / Remote (CA)
US Marketing – Strategy /
Full-time /
About Avalere Health

Established in 2001, Avalere Health is a purposefully built commercialization partner for the biopharmaceutical, medical technology, and wellness industries.

Our 1,500+ experts combine their knowledge and expertise across our core disciplines — Consulting; Medical; Policy; Value, Evidence, and Access; Marketing; and Digital Experience Technology — to create the connections that make better health happen.

Avalere Health partners with its clients to navigate the complex and rapidly changing healthcare ecosystem. Together, our experts help clients connect patients with life-changing therapies, realizing the potential of strategies and solutions to accelerate innovation that improves lives.

We live and breathe our five values in everything we do: We are authentic. We act with integrity. We value difference. We play for the team. We enjoy the journey. At Avalere Health, we imagine a healthier world and create the connections to make it happen. 

As VP, Engagement Strategy, you will lead a team of engagement strategists, drive strategy for a key account, provide expertise, generate thought-leadership, lead ideation, and grow scopes and teams.

What you'll do:

    • Lead engagement strategy on an assigned account/book of business, mentor and develop engagement strategists and direct reports, and provide expertise to teams and across projects
    • Partner with cross-functional leads (creative, brand strategy, technology, media, analytics, account, project management) to optimize processes and identify account growth opportunities
    • Assist the team in generating strategic insights, briefs, and tactical plans
    • Provide strategic POV on channel/message mix to share with 3rd parties or agency partners to ensure alignment across teams
    • Serve as a thought leader for the agency and its clients; writing POVs and blog articles; leading training and client workshops; and sharing best practices, emerging trends, and innovations
    • Assist in developing project plans/scopes, staffing and resourcing

About you:

    • 8-10+ years of experience in digital/engagement strategy, multichannel marketing/strategy, or related field
    • Health/pharma experience a plus
    • Team management experience
    • Experience in reading and interpreting data and providing recommendations
    • Crafting unique and compelling stories, leveraging data and complex principles
    • Ability to provide, craft and articulate points-of-views, guidance and direction
    • Experience in managing and mentoring teams
What we can offer

Avalere Health aims to empower every employee to develop and thrive. We empower our team with the tools, skills, and support needed to think differently and to solve healthcare’s most complex challenges.

At the center of our people-led culture is our Career Experience team, whose mission is to provide every employee with a purpose-driven career. We also pride ourselves on our personalized learning approach to ensure you receive the training you need to help you grow within the company and take advantage of our global scale and scope.

We are committed to embedding diversity and inclusion in every aspect of our organization. We encourage diversity of thought, inclusive behavior, and break down barriers to ensure every individual feels valued and encouraged to contribute their unique abilities and potential. As part of our commitment to building a healthier world, every employee is also encouraged to participate in our community engagement efforts, which support a wide range of healthcare programs and wellbeing causes worldwide.

We have city hubs across North America, Europe, and Asia, geared toward collaborating, training, socializing, and coming together as a global organization while maintaining and fully supporting flexible working practices. Our compensation and benefits package is benchmarked across the industry. We offer a generous company pension/retirement plan, private medical insurance, comprehensive employee wellbeing initiatives, compelling time-off policy, plus many other excellent employee benefits. 

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