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Posted: Sun Feb 04 2024

Director of Strategic Planning

New York

Direct Hire

Role/Title: Director, Strategic Planning (Pharma)

Salary Range: Up to 165k

Must be located between Virginia and Massachusetts



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Clutch is looking for a Director of Strategic Planning for a direct-hire position with a client of ours.



  • Drive collaborative, user-centered approaches to increase customer engagement and capture mindshare for client brands.
  • Co-develop/support account plans with other teams for delivery, growth, and client satisfaction.
  • Understand the intersection of technology, customers, and business.
  • Lead engagement strategy for key clients as an expert marketing consultant, producing relevant deliverables.
  • Support new business initiatives by mapping engagement plans, leading tactical brainstorms, and participating in new business pitch presentations.
  • Cultivate strong relationships with clients and external partners to deliver integrated work, retain clients, and grow account revenues.
  • Develop relationships with key internal executives, account leaders, SMEs, and stakeholders.
  • Develop personas and communication plans for the customer journey, leading teams in creating these deliverables.
  • Stay up-to-date with market trends and challenges, offering proactive solutions to support clients' business initiatives.


Required skills:

  • 10+ years of experience or a track record of successfully executing and leading client marketing initiatives including engagement strategy
  • Strong written and oral communication, including presentation skills
  • Solid digital expertise with an emphasis on strategy, knowledge of CRM, display advertising, social media, and sales automation (e.g., Veeva, Salesforce, Marketo, etc.)
  • Strong business acumen and strategic thinking
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Knowledge of technical platforms, business models, subject matter, and trends in digital and omni-channel pharmaceutical marketing
  • Strong problem-solving skills and creativity
  • Ability to operate strategically while still being detail-oriented and supportive of clients and team
  • Familiarity with performance metrics in digital marketing channels
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills for internal and client relationships, with leadership and management abilities


If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply today.


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