Search underway for the VP, Marketing and Communications of the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering. Founded in 1980, ISPE is headquartered in Tampa, FL with offices in North Bethesda, MD where this position is located. ISPE is the world's largest not-for-profit association serving its members by leading scientific, technical and regulatory advancement throughout the entire pharmaceutical lifecycle. For more information on ISPE, visit: www.ispe.org
The VP of Marketing and Communications is a member of the Executive Leadership Team. The incumbent reports directly to the COO, has substantial budget oversight, and manages a division comprised of 1 Senior Directors and 5 staff. Principal Duties and Responsibilities include (1) Implement and oversee usage of ISPE’s corporate image and brand. (2) Supervise the Marketing and Communications team and ensure a strong focus on well planned deliverables. (3) Implement and oversee ISPE’s usage of social media and digital strategy.
Qualifications: Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications or business related-field; advanced degree is a plus. 5-10 years senior executive experience in a nonprofit association, preferably with a diverse membership and experience in healthcare. Demonstrated hands-on management of social media and cross-functional team development.
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