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Interim VP Public Relations / Crisis Communication Managment

Date Posted: 11/7/2023

Job #1663554
Springfield, Massachusetts

We have partnered with our healthcare client, located in MA, who is seeking an Interim VP of Public Relations/ Crisis Communications Management professional to support the department with the SVP retiring.


  • Build out the appropriate structure.
  • Assess the marketing and communications services and people.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders.
  • Mentor/coach internal talent.
  • Develop and implement a communications strategy.
  • A strategic systems thinker and a doer at heart able to bring the vision to reality.
  • Successfully designed, and implemented, forward-looking, public relations and communications strategies.
  • Effective communicator with the ability to build trust both internally and externally.

Skills Required

  • Seasoned executive who has led a prior healthcare organization's Public Relations and Communications department.
  • Expertise in setting up capacity management to address the needs of the C-Suite, employees, physicians, and the community at large.
  • Skills to move the client through “crisis situations.”
  • Solid Executive Intelligence and ability to Interface with existing executives.
  • Work across functions to set up new ways of working.
  • Mentor and coach potential up-and-coming project management leaders.
  • Experienced working at a health system of similar size and scale.

Education & Work Experience

  • Bachelor's degree, Master's preferred.
  • Extensive healthcare Crisis Communication management experience.

Title Interim VP of Public Relations / Crisis Communication Management

Location Boston

Client Industry Hospital / Healthcare

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