Associate Director, Enterprise Communication - Equality, Diversity, & Inclusion

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center | New York, NY, United States

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Posted Date 4/26/2022

Company overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

In compliance with applicable New York and New Jersey State regulatory authorities, COVID-19 vaccination (2 doses of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine) is mandatory for all MSK employees, contingent workers, and volunteers. Exceptions are permitted for those who request and receive an approved medical or fully remote exemption. A COVID-19 booster, after 2 doses of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, isn’t required at this time but is highly effective and strongly encouraged for all staff.

Job details

Are you looking for your next career challenge?

We are excited to be recruiting an Associate Director to join the Marketing & Communications team for one of the nation’s leading cancer centers. We are looking for someone who is passionate about storytelling, cultivating an environment where being yourself matters, and empowering every colleague to grow and thrive. Reporting to the Senior Director, Marketing & Communications (M&C), this role is a member of the enterprise communication team and will support on various initiatives including Equality, Diversity, & Inclusion.


  • Partnering with the Chief Diversity Officer and Vice President of Talent Acquisition and Mobility and working with M&C colleagues, help develop and implement integrated communication strategies that amplify MSK’s commitment to inclusion and belonging.
  • Write and/or edit internal communications for Chief Diversity Officer and other senior leaders that amplify ED&I initiatives and help spark thoughtful, courageous conversations around ED&I across the organization.
  • Partner with ED&I and Special Events colleagues to conceptualize and execute internal events (e.g. meetings, town halls and forums) that engage employees and bring ED&I initiatives to life.
  • Ensure the integration of MSK’s ED&I values in all M&C touchpoints; ensure the brand’s external touchpoints (e.g., website, social, editorial content, advertising creative) reflect how we embrace inclusion and belonging.
  • Use creative storytelling to celebrate the unique perspectives, backgrounds and experiences of MSK’s employees, fellows and students.
  • Help track, measure and report on key performance metrics.
  • Stay up-to-date on industry trends and benchmarks, and educate M&C colleagues on ED&I concepts and best practices.
  • Help support enterprise-wide communications, as needed.

You have:

  • 7+ years of strategic communications experience that includes internal, external, HR/employer brand, crisis and issues management, and integrated marketing; EDI initiative support would be preferred
  • Experience in complex and multi-faceted organizations with diverse stakeholders.
  • Outstanding writing, editing, and presentation skills
  • Genuine enthusiasm for the health care industry, cancer care, research and education, and MSK’s mission.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite and apps.

We look forward to connecting soon!


Competitive compensation packages | Sick Time |Generous Vacation+ 12 holidays to recharge & refuel| Internal Career Mobility & Performance Consulting | Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care|403b Retirement Savings Plan Match|Tuition Reimbursement |Parental Leave & Adoption Assistance |Commuter Spending Account |Fitness Discounts &Wellness Program | Resource Networks| Life Insurance & Disability | Remote Flexibility

We believe in communication, openness, and thinking beyond your 8-hour day @ MSK. It’s important to us that you have a sense of impact, community, and work/life balance to be and feel your best.


Administration | Communications & Media | Marketing & Advertising

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