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Nemours Children’s Health System - Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

Jacksonville, FL

Job Description

Nemours Children’s Health System (Nemours) seeks nominations and applications for the inaugural position of SVP/Chief Marketing Officer (SVP/CMO). This newly created enterprise senior executive level position will lead the marketing and communications staff and tell the Nemours story to providers, payers, parents, regulators and policy makers. The SVP/CMO will report directly to the Nemours CEO and work in partnership with other members of the Nemours leadership team, enterprise-wide. This SVP/CMO will serve as Nemours’ Brand Champion and define and implement an organization-wide marketing strategy; develop a marketing function and team that uses innovation and best practices; implement strategies to enhance Nemours’ brand, and support market growth and reputational enhancement.
As one of the nation’s leading pediatric healthcare systems, Nemours Children’s Health System (Nemours) provides world-class clinical care in six states: Delaware, Florida, New Jersey, Georgia, Pennsylvania and Maryland. Nemours’ promise to children and families is to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions and help children grow up healthy and reach their full potential. It is a promise that extends beyond nationally recognized clinical treatment to an entire integrated spectrum of research, advocacy, education and prevention; a promise based on caring for every child as they would their own.

Nemours is ranked by U.S. News and World Report as a leading national provider of pediatric specialty care, poised to be among the national and international healthcare community’s strategic partners of the future. Nemours has a significant educational and academic mission, which includes numerous trainees and extramurally funded research endeavors. Additionally, Nemours Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children serves as the Pediatric Department of the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University. Visit to learn more about Nemours, its programs and initiatives.

The ideal candidate will be a nationally recognized leader in marketing, communications and branding, with proven experience in a multi-faceted organization. Experience in research and teaching environments is a plus, however candidates with commensurate experience from industries external to healthcare are also encouraged to apply.

Inquiries, nominations and applications are invited. Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. For additional information, please contact Nemours’ consultants Christine Mackey-Ross and Lisa DeSimone Arthur via email at The consultants can be reached by phone through the office of Lisa DeSimone Arthur at (917) 209-0331.

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