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CVS Health Communications Senior Advisor - Trade Relations in Irving, Texas

Job Description

Join CVS Health, a Fortune 5 company as the Trade Communications Senior Advisor, where you will be a critical member of the Trade Strategy team. Here, you will support the team’s responsibility to enable daily strategic operations of the Trade business unit, by creating and delivering effective communications for Trade, Enterprise, and Manufacturing partners.

Here, the focus is primarily external communications and responsibilities include executing strategic events and communications processes for trade partners, including client forum. You will also be responsible for preparing external-facing position papers and talking points for leadership presentations to trade partners, and this individual supports internal partners in Trade and other organizations with other trade-facing communication. The Senior Advisor will be expected to create actionable insights throughout all their output.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Support communications needs of regular events: Support communications needs for significant events with our trade partners throughout the year. Synthesize complex PBM pricing feedback from multiple sources and craft briefings, profiles, alerts, etc. for key partners. Develop and nurture trusted advisor relationships with key partners inside and outside the organization, through demonstrated execution of competitive insights and strategic relationships standard methodologies.

  • Support out-of-cycle external Trade communication: Develop presentations and talking points for executives engaging with trade partners.

  • Drive cross-functional collaboration: Engage partners throughout Trade and PBM organization to ensure CVS’s enterprise interests are appropriately captured in communications with Manufacturers and position papers

  • Ensure proper vetting of communications: Work with cross-functional counterparts and organizational gatekeepers to ensure all communications are properly vetted before releasing publicly

To be successful, you will utilize your demonstrated success communicating complex issues and relaying information in an effective manner, as well as your experience dissecting complex analytics and drawing meaningful insights for senior leadership. Your ability to coordinate cross-functional team members and key decision makers to elevate critical issues and your ability to craft effective presentations for both cross-functional teams and senior leadership will also be key to your success.

Join the company helping people on their path to better health! Our organization offers a competitive benefit package including vacation and holiday paid time off, health/dental/vision insurance, work/life balance, employee discounted stock purchase program, 401K, tuition reimbursement, and employee discounts at all CVS stores.

Required Qualifications

  • 5 years of communications, marketing or account management experience or equivalent management consulting experience.

  • Experience with strategic communications, external relations, investor relations, or similar function

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5 years of experience in managed care which may include PBM, Pharma, market access, account management, specialty pharmacy, or health plan experience preferred.

  • MBA or Management consulting experience.


Bachelor's degree is required

Business Overview

At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.

We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. 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.