Cures Start Here. At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch’s pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation’s first cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women’s Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Careers Start Here.
As a member of Fred Hutch’s Communications & Marketing Department, the employee communications director will develop internal communication strategies and content that support Fred Hutch’s position as a leader and expert resource in cancer and related diseases. Reporting to the senior director of communications, you will be responsible for developing employee communications initiatives designed to reach, motivate and activate a variety of internal stakeholders, including senior-level executives, researchers and faculty, physicians and professional staff. The employee communications director will also collaborate closely with counterparts in Communications and Marketing as well as colleagues in the Director’s Office, Philanthropy, Human Resources, Information Technology, Government & Community Relations, Facilities & Operations, Business Development & Strategy, and Research Administration & Faculty Affairs.
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