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Corporate Communications Senior Advisor

CVS Health
Woonsocket, RI 02895
**Job Description**

The Senior Advisor of Issues and Crisis Communications is a member of the Corporate Communications team. Working closely with the Senior Director of Communications - Issues and Crisis and the Vice President of External Affairs, this individual will support multiple work streams for the companys crisis communications readiness plan, as well as communications strategies and tactics to effectively manage/mitigate issues that impact corporate reputation.

The position will be responsible for contributing to long range crisis communications and issues management planning, executing rapid responses to reputational threats, and providing effective communications counsel to internal stakeholders.

Major Responsibilities

- Management of CVS Healths crisis communications readiness plan

- Develop and maintain communications tool kits for the most significant reputational risks to the enterprise

- Coordinate crisis communications simulations run by Corporate Communications and providing communications counsel to enterprise crisis management exercises

- Develop and execute rapid response messaging for media inquiries on incidents, issues and potential crises to mitigate negative impact on corporate reputation

- Work closely with business unit and shared services leaders throughout the enterprise to help identify issues and develop communications solutions to mitigate them

- Monitor and measure issues impacting the enterprise through internal and external tools/resources

- Support the issues/crisis and corporate reputation priorities of the External Communications COE leadership; serve as back-up to Senior Director of Communications - Issues and Crisis.

**Required Qualifications**

- 8 years of work experience in a communications or media related function.

**Preferred Qualifications**

- Background in a health care or retail organization a plus

- Strong written and verbal communications skills

- Experience engaging with media in a fast-paced environment

- Organized and detail-oriented with an ability to multi-task

- Ability to work collaboratively across a complex organization


Bachelor's Degree required. Bachelor's degree in a communications-related field preferred.

**Business Overview**

**Its a new day in health care.**

Combining CVS Health and Aetna was a transformative moment for our company and our industry, establishing CVS Health as the nations premier health innovation company. Through our health services, insurance plans and community pharmacists, were pioneering a bold new approach to total health. As a CVS Health colleague, youll be at the center of it all.

We offer a diverse work experience that empowers colleagues for career success. In addition to skill and experience, we also seek to attract and retain colleagues whose beliefs and behaviors are in alignment with our core values of collaboration, innovation, caring, integrity and accountability.

CVS Health is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Gender/Ethnicity/Disability/Protected Veteran we highly value and are committed to all forms of diversity in the workplace. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf and EEO IS THE LAW SUPPLEMENT at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm . We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance to apply for this job, please contact our Advice and Counsel Reasonable Accommodations team at mailto:AdviceCounsel@cvshealth.com . Please note that we only accept applications for employment via this site.

If technical issues are preventing you from applying to a position, contact Kenexa Helpdesk at 1-855-338-5609 or cvshealthsupport@us.ibm.com . For technical issues with the Virtual Job Tryout assessment, contact the Shaker Help Desk at 1-877-987-5352.


Posted: 2019-08-05 Expires: 2019-09-04

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